St. Teresa's Effingham

About Us

St. Teresa’s is a leading boarding school for girls. It is located in 50 acres of beautiful grounds in the Surrey Hills yet it is just 40 minutes from the centre of London.
The school has an outstanding academic reputation with pupils going on to top universities including Oxford, Cambridge, Imperial and LSE. Last year 52% of the A level grades were at A*/A. St. Teresa’s is particularly strong in Science and Mathematics and several pupils go on to read Medicine each year.

St. Teresa’s is blessed with some excellent facilities and in recent years it has invested over £10m in its buildings and infrastructure. This has included a 750 seat theatre, an indoor swimming complex, a new Maths and English teaching block and a refurbished Science Centre. The school has just launched its new tennis academy with former Wimbledon player, Lee Childs, and in the summer it is building an on-site equestrian centre.

Places for St. Teresa’s are limited and entry is by examination. Prospective pupils are advised to apply before the end of March for entry for for September 2015.

3 Key Program Features:

  1. Beautiful rural location just 40 mins from Central London
  2. Outstanding academic results with pupils going onto top British universities
  3. Superb facilities including a 750 seat theatre, tennis academy, Equestrian School, Swim School
  • Total Enrollment : 520
  • Type : All Girls
  • Boarding Grades : 5-13
  • Total Students : 520
  • Boarding Students : 90
  • Day Students : 410
  • ESL Offered : Yes
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  • Avg. Class Size : 16
  • Standard Application : Yes
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