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Date Founded
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Teaching the IB since
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IB Programmes Offered

North London Collegiate is an independent day school for girls in Edgware. The school was founded by Frances Mary Buss, and is recognised as the first girls' school in the UK offering the same educational opportunities for girls as boys. During Sixth Form, students can choose to do the Diploma Programme, A-Levels or Pre-U programmes. The school was the top-achieving IB school in the UK and first in The Times GCSE league table (2017).

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Average IB Score

The average score of students at NLCS is 42.4 compared to the IBO average of 28.56

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NLCS has a Selective policy. Information about their entry criteria can be found on their website.

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Languages at school

This School teaches in English only and has not publicly stated any other languages taught in.


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Final year of MYP

NLCS does not offer the MYP but may offer similar courses.

MYP Alternative


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London Collegiate School Canons, Canons Drive Edgware Middlesex HA8 7RJ

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You can visit the North London Collegiate School website here.

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NLCS is affiliated with Girls' Schools Association

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