Gordonstoun is one of the UK’s top independent schools for boarding and day pupils aged 4 ½ to 18. Gordonstoun has been the world leader in character education for over 80 years and was the birthplace of the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award.
With its rich history, beautiful 200-acre wooded campus and reputation as the world leader in character education, Gordonstoun offers a truly distinctive educational experience. Students of diverse talents and abilities are welcomed and supported to achieve their full potential.
11/09/2022 · Expeditions and sailing are core parts of the curriculum at Gordonstoun and King Charles III followed in his father’s footsteps in taking on these activities at school. In 1964 he ‘signed on’ with the Royal Navy – which he later joined – undertaking a week’s training at Portsmouth naval base with the cadet force from Gordonstoun to be taught basic sailing, rowing and navigation.
09/09/2022 · Gordonstoun has said the school community has been saddened at the death of the Queen who had a “very close connection with the school”. Through her husband Prince Philip, who was a former ...
12/09/2022 · A classmate of King Charles has recalled the new monarch being 'thumped and beat up' by bullies while at boarding school. Johnny Stonborough, who attended Gordonstoun School in Elgin, Scotland ...
"He came back a different person - it gave him time and space to grow up and when he came back to Gordonstoun, he became head boy before going off to Cambridge," he said. "He is a very public figure now and from what I have seen, I think he is handling being King very well." Watch the full interview with King Charles III's former classmate above
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