Alleyn’s School is a 4-18 co-educational, independent day school in Dulwich, London, England.

Senior School academic life

Our Curriculum 

Learning and personal development are the natural outcomes of a holistic approach to education, which enables our pupils to enjoy life to the fullest in a unique and progressive community.

Through a varied and challenging curriculum, pupils are invited to discover and develop their interests, knowledge and skills within a safe and supportive environment.

 Senior School subjects

Lower School

During Years 7 and 8, Lower School pupils benefit from a broad and balanced programme that provides them with ample opportunity to experience and explore.

Middle School

Middle School pupils from Years 9 through to 11 are  gradually given more opportunities to make choices, within the framework of a rigorous core curriculum.

GCSE subjects


Pupils also benefit from the Alleyn’s Learners’ Programme, known as ALP, which enables our pupils to discover more about themselves as individual learners so that they are equipped to get the most out of every day.

Learn more about ALP


While Alleyn’s has a strong record of academic achievement, we also believe that the best education transcends the classroom. Our extensive co-curricular options, huge range of academic societies and high-quality enrichment offering of trips and visiting speaker programmes serve to enrich the daily experience of our pupils’ and broaden their perspectives.

Explore co-curricular life