King's School

King's School

The King's School most often refers to one of the seven schools established, or re-endowed and renamed, by King Henry VIII in 1541 during the Dissolution of the Monasteries, to pray for his soul. These are:

* The King's School, Canterbury
* The King's School, Chester
* The King's School, Ely
* The King's School, Gloucester
* The King's School, Peterborough
* The King's School, Rochester
* The King's School, Worcester

There are also other King's Schools in the United Kingdom:

* King's School, Bruton, Somerset
* King's School Ottery St. Mary, Devon
* The King's School, Basingstoke, Hampshire
* The King's School, Grantham, Lincolnshire
* The King's School, Harpenden, Hertfordshire
* The King's School, Macclesfield, Cheshire
* The King's School, Nottingham
* The King's School, Plymouth
* The King's School, Pontefract, West Yorkshire
* The King's School, Tynemouth, Tyne and Wear
* The King's School, Witney, Oxfordshire
* The King's C.E. School, Wolverhampton
* Kings' School, Winchester, Hampshire
* King's School Senior, Fair Oak, Hampshire
* Kings School of English, a group of private English Language Schools

Outside the United Kingdom:
* The King's School, Parramatta, Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia
* The King's School, Sydney Closed in 1832, was located in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
* King's School (Auckland), Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand
* King's Schools, a private Christian school in North Seattle, United States

See also:
* King's College

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