Malvern St James Girls' School (MSJ) is a leading independent day and boarding school for girls aged 4-18 in Malvern, Worcestershire, offering exceptional academic, sport, music, drama and equestrian provision.
About the school
MSJ is recognised as one of the leading Independent Schools in Hereford and Worcestershire for A Level and GCSE exam results with superb value-added attainment. The School encourages girls to be ambitious and to follow their passions whether that be a high flying academic, a passionate sportswoman, or both.
Intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, creativity, considered risk-taking and collaboration are all encourage as universities and employers value these attributes. The enrichment programme is varied with something for everyone from clubs for budding engineers and scientists, extra-curricular languages, drama, music, Leiths, photography, sport of every kind, Young Enterprise, Debating and Model United Nations to name a few.
MSJ offers an all-through education, this allows the School to build long term relationships, both academically and pastorally, with girls. It allows the girls to thrive in a familiar environment where they have established friendships groups and routines. The pastoral care is first-class and at the heart of the School community.
MSJ Prep is in the same building as the Senior School, this means the younger girls benefit from the specialist facilities Seniors have access to such as science labs, sport and art facilities. The specialist subject teachers from the Senior School also teach in Prep and support after School clubs.
For your convenience wraparound care is offered for all pupils and girls can be looked after in School before morning registration and following the end of the School day.
With a roughly equal number of day girls and boarders, the School can offer the best of both worlds and a very flexible boarding programme. Full, weekly and flexi boarding options are offered, designed to meet your needs.
Located in the heart of England, at the foot of the picturesque Malvern Hills, the School has excellent transport links, with the M5 and M50 10 miles away giving easy access to the rest of the country. Great Malvern Station is located opposite the School with direct trains to London and Birmingham and connections to the South West and Wales. The School operates several private minibuses with multiple collection points around the region for your convenience. For international students, Birmingham and London airports are within easy reach by taxi.