Westbury Road, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol BS9 3BA
10 reasons to choose Badminton Junior School
Badminton Junior School has a Schoolsmith Score® of 84. It is one of the best independent prep schools in Bristol and one of the 4 best primary schools for 1 mile.
Badminton Junior School is an independent prep day and boarding school for girls between the ages of 4 and 11 years. Boarding from Year 5 for the very small number of pupils who board. 60% are full boarders and 40% are weekly or flexi boarders. The school has an academically selective admissions policy. It is the junior division of Badminton School, an all-through school to age 18. Day fees at Badminton Junior School range from £3,860 (Rec) to £4,420 per term (2023/24). Full boarding fees are £8,800 per term.
Average class size
Badminton Junior School usually has one class per year, sometimes two, and an average class size of 15 pupils.
At the end of Year 6, most Junior School pupils move up to Badminton School.
The Badminton Junior School curriculum
School curriculum is based on the National Curriculum and also includes PSHE, French, Spanish, German, Latin. Off-timetable Friday afternoons expand the curriculum with activities such as horse riding, cookery, and fashion design. The school offers each pupil between 5 and 10 different extra-curricular academic activities or hobby clubs.
More on the curriculum
There are regular educational trips for all year groups, visiting speakers and residential trips from Year 5.
Specialist teachers for sport, music, dance and drama throughout, for languages, art, DT and computing from Year 3, and for most subjects from Year 5.
Sport at Badminton Junior School
School offers between 10 and 15 different sports over the course of the year. Representative teams in major sports from Year 3.
The Arts at Badminton Junior School
Art, music and drama are taught as discrete curricular subjects to all pupils. All pupils learn an instrument in class and three-quarters take extra-curricular instrument lessons from Year 3. Choir and several instrument ensembles. Each pupil may participate in up to 10 different extra-curricular creative and performing arts clubs.
Wraparound care from 8.00am to 5.45pm.
Find another school near Badminton Junior School
Badminton School (0 miles); The Red Maids’ High School (0.6 miles); Clifton College, Upper School (1.9 miles); Clifton High School (2.1 miles).
Redland Green School (1.3 miles); Montpelier High School (1.8 miles); Cotham School (2 miles).