Welcome to
King Edward's School

Inspiring boldness in the
pursuit of discovery

An academic powerhouse with a spirit of adventure

King Edward’s School, Birmingham, has been at the heart of the UK’s second city for nearly 500 years, offering exceptional education to the cleverest boys from the region. 

It is renowned for its distinctive and holistic approach to the academic, co-curricular and pastoral aspects of school life, underpinned by its enduring commitment to accessibility and diversity. 

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Quick guide

Thrive in a stimulating academic environment at King Edward’s School. Explore our vibrant Sixth Form.

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Join a school that is passionate about education and making a positive impact. Explore the opportunities that await you at King Edward’s School.

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Latest News

Chess Club at St. Chad’s Sanctuary

St Chad's Sanctuary in Birmingham is fostering connections and language skills through an innovative collaboration with KES pupils.

KES rugby players shine in regional and national arenas

In an exciting season for rugby, four standout players from the King Edward's School 1st XV, have made waves in both the Midlands West Academy...

Resh Diu – the incidental entrepreneur

Resh Diu (OE 1992) is the mastermind behind a unique farming and food enterprise with sustainable meat-free nutrition at its heart. Sustainability Society asked him...

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