Welcome to King Edward VI School

Welcome to the website for King Edward VI School, Stratford-upon-Avon.  K.E.S. is a state-funded Academy Trust selective school for boys with a co-educational Sixth Form.   The School, known to have been in existence from 1295 and re-founded by a Charter of King Edward VI, has a reputation for high academic standards and an outstanding co-curricular programme.  The poet and playwright William Shakespeare attended the School in the 1570s, leading to our being widely known as Shakespeare's School.

School Holiday Closure
School is now closed for the half-term break and will re-open on Monday 3rd June 2024. If you have an urgent safeguarding concern please contact Mr Dunford, our designated safeguarding lead, via email at safeguarding@kes.net.  Alternatively please call Warwickshire’s Children and Families’ Front Door (formerly MASH) on 01926 414144.
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20 Jan 2022
Summer Disco

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Pudding & Performance

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16 Nov 2021
Open Morning

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GCSE Results 2023
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A Level Results 2023
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Old Edwardians
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King Edward VI School is committed to safeguarding, equality of opportunity, and promoting the welfare of young people, and expects all in our community to share this commitment.
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