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FAQ 

Do you take pupils of all ages?
Kings Monkton School is an independent school for pupils aged 3 to 18.

 

Do you have spaces currently available?
Yes, in some year groups. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to enquire

 

What are your class sizes?
We aim to have no more than 18 pupils per class

 

Is there an entrance exam?
No, we are an inclusive school with no entrance exam.

 

How much is the school uniform?
Prices for school uniform can be found in our parent handbooks here and is sold online by School Blazer.

 

If my child has left one school mid-way through the term, how do you manage the transition?
We liaise closely with all previous schools and make sure that all coursework and results are sent to Kings Monkton. We also assess, subject by subject what the pupil’s specific needs are and what topics they may need extra help with. Our staff are always happy to give extra time to pupils who need more input to bring them up to date with the subjects we teach.

 

Do you cater for children with special educational needs?
Kings Monkton has a dedicated special educational needs coordinator and all staff are highly experienced in teaching young people with a range of needs.

 

Do you offer scholarships?
Yes, we offer annual scholarships for pupils entering Year 3; 7; 10 and 12 in the next academic year. An application form can be found here. Scholarship examinations take place in the last Saturday of January.

 

Is there a minibus service?
Yes, we have several minibus routes which serve a large area of Cardiff and the surrounds. Prices for minibus use are currently £18 per week, payable on invoice. Routes are flexible and may be subject to change to accommodate pupils.

 

What are the school’s opening hours?
The school opens at 8am and closes at 6pm

 

When can we visit?
We host several open days throughout the year, but are happy to organise individual visits at a mutually convenient time. We also offer taster days for children to attend before they start full time. If you’d like to arrange a visit please get in touch.

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