St Edward's at a glance:
- Whilst not immediately obvious from the road, behind the school walls pupils benefit from 20 acres of school grounds, with access to 40 acres of sports grounds on London Road.
- The site of the School, Charlton Park, was once a hunting lodge that belonged to Edward the Confessor (1003-1066).
- St Edward’s has a number of notable alumni including multi-award winning Actor Josh O’Connor, who is best known for his role of Prince Charles in the Netflix Series, “The Crown”.
- In January 2022, St Edward's was acquired by Alpha Schools, a leading UK Independent Schools Group. The acquisition provides a phenomenal opportunity for the school to thrive and prosper well into the future.
- In 2022 and 2023, St Edward's secured many awards including UK Independent School of the Year and awards around community engagement, wellbeing provision and leadership. Among the awards shortlist was the TES Head of the Year and the Education Award Finalist Head of the Year for Mr Matthew Burke.
- St Edward's also secured World Class Status from High Performance Learning in 2022.