The nine specialist Music and Dance Schools are funded by the UK government and offer the finest training in Great Britain.

What we offer?

Each of the schools offers:

  • Means-tested bursaries up to 100%
  • Full time specialist training
  • Academic education to A Level/Higher Grade
  • Boarding and day places
  • Places for boys and girls ranging from 8 – 19

Did you know?

  • We aim to nurture exceptional talent by offering the finest training available
  • Each school offers a strong academic education underpinned by a supportive pastoral environment
  • The majority of students receive generous financial support from the UK government
  • Applying is easy. Entrance is by audition


Chetham’s School of Music

St Mary's Music School

The Purcell School for Young Musicians

Tring Park School for the Performing Arts

The Royal Ballet School

The Yehudi Menuhin School

The Hammond School