BKHS King Henry VIII is an independent co-educational school for children aged 3-18, located on Warwick Road just outside of Coventry city centre.

At BKHS King Henry VIII we are proud of our academic successes, which run alongside our incredible co-curricular program. This allows our students to engage in sport, music, art, drama, outdoor education and so much more. Our nurturing approach, rich opportunity and mutually supportive diverse community creates students that are friendly and articulate, with the natural self-confidence that equips them well for life in a rapidly changing world.


Coventry Train Station just got even closer!

Coventry Station has just got even closer to BKHS King Henry VIII. Platforms and the bus interchange can now be accessed from the same side of Warwick Road as the school. This offers an extremely convenient and safe option for students coming…

Anti-Bullying Ambassadors

The Anti-Bullying team were recently awarded the Wellbeing Badge from The Diana Award in recognition of the work that they have done so far in implementing changes in our school to improve the wellbeing of our school community and raise the…

Headmasters Announced

Bablake and King Henry VIII School (BKHS) is pleased to announce the following Headmaster appointments. At King Henry VIII Senior School, having been acting in the role since September 2020, Mr Philip Dearden has been appointed permanently…

Blue plaques unveiled at Swallows campus

The Lord Mayor of Coventry Cllr. John McNicholas unveiled two Coventry Society blue plaques at King Henry’s Swallows Campus, the Firs, just off the Kenilworth road last Friday. The event was organised by the Coventry Society and supported…

Open Morning on Saturday 25th June 2022

9.30am - 12.30pm

We are delighted to be able to invite you to our Summer Open Morning. It promises to be an exciting occasion that will give you the opportunity to meet our inspiring pupils and staff and to look around the school and its grounds.

Come along and see what makes life at
King Henry VIII School so special

We are operating a booking system for the morning. Book NOW!