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The Leys is the leading co-educational boarding and day school in Cambridge.

Located in the centre of the university city of Cambridge, we are ideally placed to have such a vibrant, historic and cultural city at our pupils’ doorstep.

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The leading co-educational boarding and day school in Cambridge

Admissions
The Leys is the only co-educational boarding and day school in Cambridge. Our main entry points are Year 7 (11+), Year 9 (13+) and Lower Sixth (16+). Find out more
Academic
The Leys curriculum is not just about preparation for exams. It is broad and balanced, and the social, intellectual and emotional needs of our pupils drive our educational agenda. Find out more
Pastoral
If each child flourishes in School and beyond, feels nurtured and happy while they are here and goes out into the world a confident and aware adult then The Leys has achieved its Pastoral Aims. Find out more
Wider Curriculum
The Wider Curriculum has traditionally been one of the main pillars upon which a Leysian education is built and is an integral part of the school week for all pupils. Find out more

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Our Latest Articles

Cameron Selected for Royal Navy Wings Programme

Year 12 pupil Cameron M has gained a place on the prestigious Cadet Naval Wings Programme, sponsored by the Royal Navy. He will spend February half term at the Ground School Course at RNAS Culdrose in Cornwall to gain his Bronze Wings, and the Silver and Gold courses will be completed later in the year. […]

Cameron Selected for Royal Navy Wings Programme

Year 12 pupil Cameron M has gained a place on the prestigious Cadet Naval Wings Programme, sponsored by the Royal Navy. He will spend February half term at the Ground School Course at RNAS Culdrose in Cornwall to gain his Bronze Wings, and the Silver and Gold courses will be completed later in the year. […]

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Neev to Study at Brown

Year 13 pupil Neev G has accepted an offer to study at Brown University from September 2024. Brown is a leading research university based in Rhode Island, USA, a member of the prestigious Ivy League and one of the top ranked universities in the world. Admission to US colleges is a highly holistic process and […]

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The Leys is Named East Anglia’s Independent School of the Year

The Leys has been named East Anglia’s Independent School of the Year by The Sunday Times Parent Power Guide 2024. The guide is widely acknowledged as the most authoritative survey of the country’s top schools. As well as an assessment of all academic results on a school-by-school basis, Parent Power enables parents to compare the […]

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