Godalming College

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Godalming College
Type Sixth form college
Headteacher Mr David Adelman
Location Tuesley Lane
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Local authority Surrey
DfE URN 130828
Gender Coeducational
Ages 16+
Website www.godalming.ac.uk

Godalming College is a sixth form college, situated in Godalming, four miles from Guildford, Surrey, England. The college has been consistently oversubscribed in recent years.[1] It is the successor to Godalming Grammar School, a state grammar school. The 2008 Ofsted report said: 'Leadership and management is outstanding.' The principal is David Adelman BA.

Godalming College

Academic standings

In 2013, Godalming College had a 99% pass rate[2] and 61% of exam entrants attained grades within the A* to B boundary.[2] In the same year, 100 percent pass rates were achieved in all BTEC courses.

New buildings

A view of the Piazza, Godalming College

Above, a panoramic, showing the new Piazza in early Spring 2014. In 2000, the newly completed building achieved the Best New Building Award in the Godalming Trust Civic Design Awards.[3] Since then, three new blocks have been built, including a library block, sports hall and a performing arts building.


There is a Christian Union at Godalming College, there is also a secular society and a debating society.

Notable alumni


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