St Columba's College

St Columba's College is an independent Catholic day school for boys ages 4-18, in the lovely Cathedral city of St Albans, Hertfordshire.

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Boys' schools in the East of England

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Haberdashers' Boys' School

Butterfly Lane,
WD6 3AF,

Boys, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

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Lockers Park

Lockers Park Lane,
Hemel Hempstead,
HP1 1TL,

Boys, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

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Al Hikmah Boys School

145 High Street,
LU4 9LE,

Boys, Day, Senior.

Aldwickbury School

Wheathampstead Road,
AL5 1AD,

Boys, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Bedford Preparatory School

De Parys Avenue,
MK40 2TU,

Boys, Boarding, Day, Preparatory.

Bedford School

De Parys Avenue,
MK40 2TU,

Boys, Boarding, Day, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Colchester Royal Grammar School

6 Lexden Road,
CO3 3ND,

Boys, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Jamiatul Uloom Al Islamia

364-370 Leagrave Road,
LU3 1RF,

Boys, Day, Senior.

Lochinver House School

Heath Road,
Little Heath,
Potters Bar,
EN6 1LW,

Boys, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Merchant Taylors' Prep

Moor Farm,
Sandy Lodge Road,
WD3 1LW,

Boys, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

St Albans School

Abbey Gateway,
St Albans,
AL3 4HB,

Boys, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.