Malvern St James Girls’ School

 Type of school:    Girls Senior school with a junior department or a prep school

 Age Range: 4-18

 Number of pupils 430

 Number of boarders: 215

 Fees per term: Boarding:£6,280 – £10,645 
 Day:£2,560 – £5,805


Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty at the foot of the majestic Malvern Hills, the School benefits from being positioned in a small but culturally lively town , on a direct rail route from London Paddington.

Malvern St James (MSJ) is a leading boarding and day school for girls aged 4–18.  


Aspiration and achievement lie at the heart of the School, and girls are encouraged to explore and discover their academic and extracurricular talents. The MSJ Aspiration Programme focuses on preparation for the most competitive UK and international universities and career pathways. 


The School has launched a new dedicated Sixth Form Centre. Sixth Form House, Poulton, has been extensively refurbished to make it a truly 21st-century boarding environment. 


MSJ offers full, weekly and flexi (one to three nights per week) boarding. These options are available to girls from Year 3 onwards.


Entrance examinations

• Preparatory Department: informal assessment.

• Senior School: cognitive ability tests (CAT 4) and an English comprehension examination or the Common Entrance examination.

• Sixth Form: two subject entrance papers and general essay.

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