Welcome to

Kent College Senior School

Kent College Building

You are warmly invited
to experience Kent College.

The school is situated in a semi-rural setting, overlooking the historic city of Canterbury. From day one all pupils are made to feel part of the Kent College family and this nurturing atmosphere extends from the boarding house to the classroom. It helps pupils to build a strong work ethic, and to develop the confidence to excel in their chosen fields.

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You are warmly invited to experience
Kent College.

Enjoy a tour and see the school in action,
while meeting the Teachers and the Head Master..

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Senior School

A Senior school student playing a Trumpet

Everything that happens at Kent College stems from deeply embedded aims and values, and the school has long enjoyed a reputation as a particularly caring and welcoming place. Being part of this supportive community gives pupils the freedom to grow at their own pace, and to develop their own interests – academic, sporting, artistic and extra-curricular.

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Merry Xmas from Kent College
Christmas Celebrations at Kent College

Why Choose Us?

Academic Success

We continue to achieve outstanding academic results and achievement in all areas of school life. KC is ranked as a top 10 UK School for the IB with a 100% pass rate at GCSE and A Level.

International Study Centre

Students find a welcoming environment in our ISC. Personalised programs created by specialist teachers to help students develop their English language skills and achieve outstanding results.

Something for Everyone

Benefit from over 60 clubs from yoga to engineering, or our choral society to Duke of Edinburgh. With incredible facilities and sports fields for training to regional and national standard.

Great teachers

Attention to the individual is key to academic success at Kent College. Small class sizes mean that teachers get to know each pupil, to assess their needs and monitor their progress closely.

Exceptional Boarding

Boarders make up a third of the school with all the boarding houses situated centrally on the school campus. Every child receives a warm welcome and given personal attention and supervision.

Riding and Farming

The school has its own working Farm and Riding Arena. Students have riding lessons or can join our Young Farmers Club to get hands on experience of showing and working with the livestock.

Individual Progress

With an exceptionally broad curriculum that facilitates a vast range of interests and skills, our success comes from the individual approach we take to building a bespoke timetable for students.

Culture of Care

An unfailingly supportive community that produces considerate and generous pupils who lead by example. All receiving personal attention and supervision to ensure they feel secure and confident.

Dyslexia Support

The Dyslexia Support Centre is a haven of help for those amongst the school intake that need extra support. Students are taught all the mechanisms that they need to access the whole curriculum.


We pride ourselves on being able to provide a personalised learning experience, where we can organise the curriculum to suit the child.

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Key Stage 3

GCSE Student in a Classroom

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Pre IB Students watching an Experiment take place

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Pre IB

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6th Form
A Level

Senor Sixth form Student in the classroom

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6th Form

KC Events

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The Cathedral Carol Service

Thursday 14th December 2017

The Cathedral Carol Service
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The Friends of Kent College - Afternoon Tea

Friday 15th December

The Friends of Kent College - Afternoon Tea
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The Really Flutewise Event

14th January 2018

The Really Flutewise Event

KC News

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Interactive Prayer Event

Friday 1st December 2017

Interactive Prayer Event
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NSEA Championship Plate - Bedfordshire

College E.C, Keysoe

NSEA  Championship Plate - Bedfordshire
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Kent College Santas

Raising money for Pilgrims Hospices

Kent College Santas
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