About Ratcliffe College

Ratcliffe College is an International Boarding School based in Leicestershire, the heart of England, with excellent links to major cities. Our safe and secure rural location provides an ideal place to learn and live, with a rich history that goes back 175+ years and a campus that is constantly evolving with multi-million pound investments into modern, learning-rich facilities.

The diverse and broad student community here at Ratcliffe has a genuine ‘family feel’ and our supportive onsite teaching and boarding staff nurture and encourage students at every step of their journey; many of whom feel that Ratcliffe College really is a place where you belong.

Our academic performance is something we are really proud of, we celebrate success in a wide range of areas from Sport, to Music, Drama, Science and Art. With an emphasis on the whole child and their overall experience here at Ratcliffe College, we also take pride in our ability to ‘add value’ and ensure that each individual achieves their full potential.

Our dedicated Careers Advisor provides support and guidance for all students who may move on to Higher Education, Apprenticeships, or the world of work. A range of workshops and sessions from guest lecturers and industry experts strengthens this offer.

Ratcliffe College is a great all-round school with a smile on its face; with happy, engaged and inspired young people making the most of every opportunity we can provide for them.