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Coordinates: 51°9′36.31″N 0°58′0.1″W / 51.1600861°N 0.966694°W / 51.1600861; -0.966694

Alton School
Anstey Lane

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GU34 2NG

TypeIndependent day school
MottoBe The Best That You Can Be
Religious affiliation(s)Roman Catholic
FounderSister Madeleine de Jesu - Convent of Our Lady of Providence
Department for Education URN116537 Tables
Chairman of GovernorsMr C Hexton
HeadmasterMr Graham Maher
GenderCoeducational 6 months to 18
Age6mths to 18

Alton School is an independent Catholic day school on the outskirts of Alton, Hampshire. It has approximately 450 [1] pupils of all faiths. Situated on a 19-acre (77,000 m2) campus, it has a nursery, prep, senior and 6th form.


Alton School was established in 1938 by the Sisters of Our Lady of Providence. Since then it has been located in the Anstey Manor House in Alton, Hampshire.


Senior School subjects are divided into Core, Additional and Extended which allows pupils to learn at their own paces. Pupils take ten GCSE subjects and may choose from a variety of electives including separate sciences, law, photography, geography, history, art and drama.[2]


Some events and activities are organised jointly with sister Catholic school Salesian College in nearby Farnborough. The school hosts a joint Michaelmas ball with nearby More House School.[3]

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