Inspections, Reviews & Awards | Epsom College

Independent School of the Year 2022-23

Double Award-Winner

Epsom College scooped two of the top prizes at the Independent School of the Year Awards, picking up the Student Wellbeing award and the coveted overall prize of Independent School of the Year 2022-23. Judges described Epsom as “A beacon of excellence”.

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UK's Most-Improved School

Sunday Times Parent Power 2024

The Sunday Times Parent Power league tables – which are based on the combined performance of A-levels and GCSEs – show that Epsom College is the UK’s most improved school, climbing more places than any other in the country. As a result, The Sunday Times voted Epsom as ‘Southeast Independent School of the Year’ (Highly Commended).

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Tatler Schools Guide

Award Winner

The team from Tatler cast their eyes on Epsom for their 2023 Schools Guide. They praised the College’s “purpose, dedication and vision”, and heralded our “commitment to community-building and giving back”… “Parents are impressed: [they tell us that Epsom is] ‘A happy and caring environment’.”

In October 2023, our Second Master, Mr Paul Williams, won Tatler’s ‘Unsung Hero of the Year’ for his dedication to education and the Epsom community.

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The Good Schools Guide

The Good Schools Guide is written for parents, by parents. They visited Epsom, observed lessons, walked our grounds, inspected our facilities and took a good look in our Boarding and Day Houses. They concluded:

“You feel you’re part of a school that’s really going places – a bit like what it was like at Wellington 15 years ago… This school offers an exciting learning environment within an extensive, top-notch campus and the students are among the most inquisitive and delightful we’ve come across.”

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ISI Inspections

The ISI inspected Epsom in December 2021, and undertook a Progress Monitoring Report in November 2022 to determine our compliance with the Independent School Standards Regulations. Following the Progress Monitoring Report, Inspectors found the College to be fully compliant with all regulations and National Minimum Standards.

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