Durham School provides an outstanding all-round educational experience.
All students, from age 3 through to 18, have the equality of opportunity necessary to fulfil their potential, are well-prepared for further education and have the confidence to face an ever-changing global environment. To ensure this, Durham School provides a broad and balanced curriculum of GCSEs, IGCSEs and A Levels and places great emphasis on giving students the flexibility to choose the curriculum which best suits them. In all aspects of school life, whether through lessons or through the extensive co-curricular programme, Durham School allows students the opportunity to excel. Through inspirational teaching they foster a culture of scholarship, creativity and enquiry, and develop students ability to work confidently, either independently, or alongside others. Through the outstanding pastoral and tutorial care, delivered through the house system, Durham School provides the support needed to nurture students so that they leave Durham School with a passion for learning and a confidence for life.