Lincoln Minster School

Little Ness, Shrewsbury, SY4 2JY

Set in Lincoln’s Historic Quarter, our school sites are fully equipped to prepare students for the careers of tomorrow. With state-of-the-art science labs, art studios and IT suites, as well as our purpose built Music School and Sports Hall, we provide students with an inspiring environment in which to reach their full potential. Lincoln Minster School provides students with an opportunity to study in an idyllic uphill location in a city with a history spanning over 1000 years. Set against a stunning backdrop, students regularly congregate at Lincoln Cathedral as a reminder of how important a sense of tradition is within the modern world. Lincoln Minster is a school of friendship, warmth and care. We value and support each member of our community as a unique individual, with unique needs, strengths and potential. Our exceptional standard of pastoral care ensures that each pupil, at each stage of school life, has the confidence to contribute and succeed.

Key Facts

Location  Lincoln
School Status  Co-educational day and boarding
Headteacher  Mr Mark Wallace
Available Courses  GCSES/AS/A-levels
Accommodation Boarding/Homestay
Number of students  520
Number in 6th Form  320
Facilities £10 million state-of-the-art music and sport facility
Unique features Music Academy with 200 seats
University Destinations 88% of students accepted to first choice university. 30% typically go onto Russell Group universities. Oxford, Cambridge, King’s College London, Durham
Examples of University courses entered Neuroscience, Music, Graphic Design, International Relations and Global Development, Psychology, Architecture, Languages, Marketing, Computer Science, Real Estate Management, Nursing, Maths & Statistical Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Fashion, Computing, English Literature, Chemistry, History



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Educational Courses Covered


Students take 6 core subjects at GCSE’s which is comprised of English Language, English Literature, Mathematics, GCSE Double Science, Core Modern Foreign language.

In addition, pupils can study a further 4 GCSE subjects – subjects offered at GCSE are:

Art, Business Studies, Computer Science, Drama, Electronics, Food Preparation & Nutrition, Geography, Graphics, History, Music, Religious Studies, Spanish, Sport & Physical Education and Textiles

Students typically take 3 A-Levels in a variety of subjects along with an Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) which is highly valued by universities.

Subjects on offer at A-Level:

Art, Biology, Business Studies, Chemistry, Computer Science, Drama & Theatre Studies, Economics, English Literature, Food Studies, Further Mathematics, French, Geography, Graphics, History, Mathematics, Music, Photography, Physics, Psychology, Religious Studies, Sociology, Spanish, Sport & Physical Education


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