Cheltenham Ladies' College

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Cheltenham Ladies' College
Collegecrest.jpg
Cheltenham Ladies' College.jpg
Address
Bayshill Road

, ,
GL50 3EP

England
CoordinatesCoordinates: 51°53′52″N 2°4′53″W / 51.89778°N 2.08139°W / 51.89778; -2.08139
Information
TypeIndependent school
Boarding and day school
MottoCœlesti Luce Crescat (May she grow in Heavenly light)
Religious affiliation(s)Church of England
Established1853; 168 years ago (1853)
PrincipalEve Jardine-Young
Staff215
GenderGirls
Age11 to 18
Enrolment850
Colour(s)CLC Green  
Websitecheltladiescollege.org

Cheltenham Ladies' College is an English independent Public school for girls in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. It takes boarding and day school girls aged 11 to 18. It is the best-known all-girls' schools in the country.

The school was established in 1853 to give "a sound academic education for girls".[1] It is also a member of the Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference.

In 2020, Cheltenham Ladies' College was named Southwest Independent School of the Decade by The Times and The Sunday Times.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 History of the College. [1]