St Swithuns (Winchester) data

St Swithuns is located in Winchester and falls under the local authority of Hampshire. The school's religious denomination is Church of England. This girls only school has 705 pupils, with a capacity of 780, aged from three up to eighteen, and the type of establishment is other independent school.

St Swithuns contact details

AddressSt Swithuns
Alresford Road
SO21 1HA
HeadteacherMs Jane Gandee

About St Swithuns

Phase of EducationNot applicable
Type of EstablishmentOther independent school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age3
Statutory High Age18
BoardersBoarding school
Boarding EstablishmentHas boarders
Official Sixth FormHas a sixth form
Religious CharacterChurch of England
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date20th January 2022
School Capacity780
Number of Pupils70590% capacity
Number of Boys91%
Number of Girls69699%
Free School Meals (%)0.0%

Where is St Swithuns?

Street AddressAlresford Road
PostcodeSO21 1HA
➜ More SO21 1HA open data


Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

St Swithuns administrative data

Establishment NameSt Swithuns
Establishment Number6038
Previous Establishment Number6039
Unique Reference Number116534
Local AuthorityHampshire
Local Authority Code850
Previous Local AuthorityPre LGR (1997) Hampshire
Previous Local Authority Code917
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE10000014
Government Office RegionSouth East
District CodeE07000094
WardSt Bartholomew
Parliamentary ConstituencyWinchester
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Middle Super Output AreaWinchester 006
Lower Super Output AreaWinchester 006E

St Swithuns history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date12th January 2024
Reason Establishment OpenedNot applicable
Open Date5th May 1884
Reason Establishment ClosedNot applicable

Pupil Referral Unit

Teenage MothersNot applicable
Child Care FacilitiesNot applicable
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Provision in Primary Care UnitNot applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Educational and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)Not applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Offers Tuition by Another ProviderNot applicable

Special Educational Needs

Section 41 ApprovedNot approved


Trust flagNot applicable
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10008524
Further Education TypeNot applicable

St Swithuns geodata


Nearest schools to St Swithuns

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Leigh House Hospital
Alresford Road, Winchester, SO21 1HD
Not applicable390m
Winnall Primary School
Garbett Road, Winnall, Winchester, SO23 0NY
All Saints Church of England Primary School
St Catherine's Road, Winchester, SO23 0PS
St Bede Church of England Primary School
Gordon Road, Winchester, SO23 7DD
Winchester College
College Street, Winchester, SO23 9NA
Not applicable1.8km
The Pilgrims School
3 The Close, Winchester, SO23 9LT
Not applicable1.8km
Swanwick Lodge
Care of: Hampshire County Council, Castle Avenue, Winchester, SO23 8UJ
Not applicable2.2km
Osborne School
Athelstan Road, Winchester, SO23 7GA
Not applicable2.2km
Peter Symonds College
Owens Road, Winchester, SO22 6RX
16 plus2.5km
Lanterns Nursery School and Extended Services
Bereweeke Road, Winchester, SO22 6AJ