IB Results

Students rank within the Top 1%

Firmly established as one of the UK’s top independent schools, Westbourne ranks amongst the top IB Diploma Schools worldwide, with a 2021 IBDP Point average of 39. Leading the UK League Tables for Sixth Form, smaller school results over five years* our International Baccalaureate Diploma graduates consistently achieve outstanding sets of results, with the Sunday Times Schools Guide naming Westbourne IB School of the Year 2019.

Alongside wider national awards, Westbourne, has also been shortlisted for the prestigious Independent School Parent School of the Year Awards and finalist in local Cardiff Life Education and Technology award categories.

*1st in the Daily Telegraph/Best-School League Tables, smaller schools 2015 – 2019 (no national league tables published during covid years 2020/1).

“Westbourne is one of the most consistently high-achieving independent schools in Britain” Sunday Times Schools Guide 2021
‘Westbourne’s sixth form results last summer were beaten by just two schools in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Students achieved A*-B equivalent A Level grades of 97.9% in their Higher Level IB papers, the best results of any school offering only the IB in the Sixth Form.’ ALISTAIR MCCALL, EDITOR, THE SUNDAY TIMES SCHOOLS GUIDE

The UK League Tables

1st in the UK, Daily Telegraph


IB School of the Year, Sunday Times

1st School in Wales for Results, Sunday Times

Excellent in every inspection category

What makes Westbourne so successful?

In a word, it’s the people.

Our classes are designed to ensure that every student, whether it is their first tender year in Reception, a Year 9 embarking on the first part of their GCSE syllabus, or a sixth former facing the academic rigor of the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, each and every one has an academic programme tailored specifically to their needs.

The individualised academic excellence sits hand in hand with a deeply caring approach to education and the wellbeing of our pupils. Coming to visit us is the best way to experience our tailored approach to excellence, in the meantime, explore our IBDP case studies to hear directly from students on the Westbourne difference.