A very warm welcome to Cheltenham College, one of the foremost public co-educational boarding schools and Sixth Forms in the country. Through these pages, we hope you will gain a sense of why we believe this is the school where pupils truly belong and where together, we can inspire young people to excel in life.

At the heart of Cheltenham College lies a first class all-round independent education of academic excellence with an enviable breadth of extra and co-curricular programmes. We teach and inspire young people who are willing to learn, ambitious to achieve and keen to get involved in both Cheltenham and the wider Gloucestershire and Cotswold community. We provide pupils with a truly supportive learning environment, which is rich in opportunity, enabling the excellent to excel and the keen to participate, ensuring pupils not only gain qualifications but also the skills for life beyond school. 

Message from our Headmaster