Tiffin Girls’ School

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County London
Address Tiffin Girls’ School, Richmond Road, Kingston upon Thames KT2 5PL
Type Girls’ Grammar
Pupils 895
Places in Year 7 150
Open Days July
Competition 10+ applicants for every place
  Ofsted Report
Exam Format 11 Plus – Stage 1 GL Maths and English, Stage 2 Maths and English school written.

 

 

Description of the school – Tiffin Girls’ School

The school is a selective girls’ grammar school. It draws students from a very wide area. The proportion of students eligible for free school meals is well below average. There is a higher proportion of students from minority ethnic backgrounds than in most schools. The largest groups are from Sri Lanka and India. The school experienced a major fire in 2003 and moved into a new wing in September 2006. There was a major flood in 2007. The school has had a specialism for mathematics and computing since 2002. In September 2007, the school also became a specialist languages college following designation as a high performing school. The school has Artsmark Gold, Sportsmark and the International School Award. The school is to become a Foundation school from 1 April 2009.