International student testimonials

Pupils from all over the world enjoy the experience of boarding at Hereford Cathedral School, benefiting from the exceptional boarding facilities, welcoming staff and pupils and an outstanding education.

Kevin Chang joined Hereford Cathedral School from Henan Province, China and studied Chemistry, Maths, Further Maths and Physics at A Level. Whilst at Hereford Cathedral School he played rugby for the 1st and 2nd XV, appeared in a School Fashion Show, was appointed School Prefect and won the coveted Withers Elective Prize for the student in the school who contributed the most to the life of the school. Kevin was immensely popular and secured level 7.5 in his IELTs and 2 A* and 2 A grades in his A Levels. He is now studying Chemical Engineering at Homerton College, Cambridge University.

The best things about boarding at Wilmot House are being able to know pupils from all around the world, the top notch facilities and the friendly teachers. The boarding house is vibrant, warm and homely - it makes me feel very welcome and happy.
Osman C, Year 13
The boarding house is fun, comfortable and cosy. Boarding at Hereford Cathedral School is very fun!
Daniel D, Year 9
The best things about boarding here are the learning environment (because it's peaceful) and that it is homely and exciting.
Sammy J, Year 12

Shelly Wang joined Hereford Cathedral School from Shaanxi, China and studied Art, Biology and Maths at A Level. Whilst at Hereford Cathedral School she rowed, and was a member of the School’s Combined Cadet Force. Shelly was initially quite shy, but she grew in confidence and secured level 7.0 her IELTs grades, A and 2 Bs in her A Levels. She is now studying Art and Psychology at Reading University.

I would describe my time boarding at Hereford Cathedral School as delightful, relaxed and interesting!
Cindy C, Year 12