Every Badminton story is different, but you’ll see that they all have things in common. Our strength is in how we support and get to know one another in everything we do. Find out what that means by reading our Badminton stories here.
At Badminton, I am constantly inspired by my peers and teachers and love being a member of a community that cares
Mollie, Upper Sixth
“I’m so happy that I’ve been to a campus school but in a city, because it just expands your opportunities”
Lisa came to Badminton from Russia in Year 9. She is now in the Upper Sixth, holding an offer from University College, London to read History.
“Badminton has given me the courage to step out of my comfort zone”
Mollie came to Badminton in the Sixth Form after studying at a state secondary school in Bristol. She is now in the Upper Sixth, holding an offer from Cambridge University to study Natural Sciences.
“Badminton has taught me always to be curious, always to ask questions and to learn from each experience”
Ayaka came to Badminton from New York City and joined the School in Year 4. She is now in Year 9.
“I have a very busy life!”
Scarlett came to Badminton in Year 6 and is now in Year 9.
"I made friends quickly and feel like I have been at the School for years"
Amelia came to Badminton from Abu Dhabi in Year 7 and is now in Year 9.
“There is something very special about the friendships I made”
Esme came to Badminton in Year 9 and is now in her second year studying Aeronautical Engineering at Imperial College, London.
“I enjoyed the small class teaching that allowed me to be actively involved in discussions in class.”
Helen came to Badminton from Hong Kong. She went on to study pre-clinical Medicine at Cambridge and is now in her final year studying clinical Medicine at Queen Mary, University of London.
“There was so much emphasis on things beyond just sitting in a classroom”
Anna came to Badminton in Year 9. She went on to read English at Oxford and is now an Artist.
"Badminton is different from every other school I’ve worked in"
Mrs Tear came to Badminton from Wycombe Abbey School to take up the position of Headmistress in 2012.