Gordonstoun, Key Information for Parents

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Gordonstoun is a co-educational independent boarding school located in Elgin, Scotland. Kurt Hahn, who is at the origin of the Duke of Edinburgh awards and the united world colleges, founded it in 1934.

Gordonstoun has many notable alumni. Indeed, three previous generations of British royalty were educated in its locals, making it not only a top quality educational establishment but an institution of prestige.

Pupil Age Range 6 to 18
Boys or Girls Co-Educational
Number of Pupils 600
Day Fees Per Year £26,607
Boarding Fees Per Year £22515 – £36909
6th Form Yes
Year Founded 1934
Nearest Airport Inverness
Religious Ethos Non-denominational
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Area: All Scottish Independent Schools

The school prides itself on its internationalism, challenging education, responsibility and service. However it is also known for its academic records, and the sense of belonging and purpose that it gives to its pupils. Gordonstoun strongly believes in the qualities of its international environment and its benefits, developing flexibility, responsibility, compassion and sociability among its pupils.

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