Winners 2020


Independent Schools of the Year 2020 Awards
Results Revealed

The winners of Independent Schools of the Year 2020 have been announced at a virtual awards. The awards were hosted by Dr Helen Wright, Chair of the independent panel of 14 judges who selected the winners from more than 300 nominations.

Guests and leading figures from across the sector enjoyed the celebrations of this the third year of the awards campaign, which was hosted by Independent School Parent magazine.

 

The winning schools of the Independent Schools of the Year 2020 Awards are as follows:

Independent School of the Year 2020

Shrewsbury School
Independent Pre-Prep
School of the Year

George Heriot’s School
Independent Prep School of the Year

St Hilary’s School
Co-educational Independent School of the Year

St Dunstan’s College
Independent Girls’ School of the Year

Notting Hill & Ealing High School
Independent Boys’ School of the Year

Whitgift School
 Independent Boarding School of the Year 
Joint Winners:
Elstree School
DLD College, London
British International School of the Year

Kellett School, Hong Kong
Small Independent School of the Year

Truro High School for Girls
Independent School of the Year for Student Careers Programme

Thornton College
Independent School of the Year for Community Outreach

Joint Winners:
Longacre School
Shrewsbury School
Independent School of the Year for the Performing Arts

Wells Cathedral School
Independent School for Sporting Achievement

Hurst College
The Marketing Award for Brand Communication

Joint Winners:
Handcross Park School
Malvern St James Girls’ School
The Green Award for Environmental Achievement

South Hampstead High School
Rising Star of the Year Award

Benjamin Ingram Moore
Bedford School
Independent School of the Year for Contribution to Social Mobility

Beech House School
Independent School of the Year for Student WellBeing

Lord Wandsworth College
Independent School of the Year for International Student Experience

Strathallan School
Independent School of the Year for Healthy Eating

Nottingham High School
Judges’ Special Award

DLD College, London

2023 Awards Timeline

Nominations
open

15th March

Nominations
close

12th June

Commended
announced

4th July

Finalists
announced

6th September

Judges
meet

6th September

Awards
ceremony

10th October