Kings Brighton is proud to take its place at the heart of this great city, overlooking The Level on Ditchling Road. It is a vibrant, convenient area of the city, close to the major transport links. When you are a student here, all of Brighton is right on your doorstep. The Level is a beautiful green expanse, where students will be able to relax and join the many music, sports and other community events held there.
Brand new, city-centre college
Our brand new college has been purpose-built to provide cutting-edge facilities in an iconic building constructed to exacting environmental standards.
- Spacious, modern classrooms all with interactive learning technology
- Dedicated multimedia art studio
- Modern science laboratories
- On-site student cafeteria with large TV
- Library and learning resource centre
- Student zone with TV
- Single en suite accommodation on site
Kings Brighton Ofsted report June 2018
Kings Brighton was inspected by Ofsted, the UK Government Office for Standards in Education, on 27–29 June 2018, and received the following rating:
Overall effectiveness: Good - 2
Effectiveness of leadership and management: Good - 2
Quality of teaching, learning and assessment: Good - 2
Personal development, behaviour and welfare: Good - 2
Outcomes for pupils: Good - 2
"Teaching and learning are effective in enabling students to make good progress in their academic and personal development. Teachers demonstrate very good subject knowledge and enthusiasm for their teaching.
The provision for careers education and guidance is particularly strong. It actively encourages students to aim high so that many complete their courses and proceed to further education and university."
— Extract from Ofsted report of Kings Brighton, June 2018.
For more details, read the full Kings Brighton Ofsted report June 2018.
Boarding school welfare report
Kings Brighton's boarding provision for students aged under 18, in homestay and on-site residential accommodation, was inspected by Ofsted on 14–16 March 2018.
Overall experiences and progress of children and young people: Good - 2
Taking into account:
How well children and young people are helped and protected: Good - 2
The effectiveness of leaders and managers: Good - 2
The boarding school provides effective services that meet the requirements for good.
For more details, read the full Kings Brighton Ofsted Welfare report March 2018.
The facilities at our brand new college include high quality boarding accommodation on the top two floors of the building. There are single en suite rooms and a communal TV lounge for recreation. The on-site cafeteria provides half-board meals, while simple self-catering kitchen facilities are also provided.
Our neighbourhood is very student-friendly. The University of Brighton is on the other side of the park and a new university residence just around the corner. The whole area is popular with students from both Brighton-based universities with lots of great value shops, food and drink outlets all around.