Oakham School

Co-educational Senior School in Oakham, Rutland

Oakham School is proud to offer a truly staggering range of experiences, activities and opportunities.


Learning is at the heart of everything Oakham does, yet its focus goes far beyond just encouraging its students to achieve outstanding results in their IB Diploma or A-level examinations. The School’s genuinely holistic approach to education means that students leave Oakham as effective and independent learners, well equipped with the confidence, skills and habits of mind to thrive beyond Oakham. Its award-winning Careers Department ensures pupils receive excellent preparation for University applications and career opportunities.

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“A genuinely co-ed, forward thinking, well run school that benefits from its historic roots and close local connections with the town.” The Good Schools Guide
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Oakham School is an exceptionally caring and vibrant boarding community. The School’s unique House structure ensures it nurtures all aspects of its pupils’ well-being during every stage of their journey. Expertly trained staff support students, helping them to become resilient and responsible within a home-from-home environment. Students also benefit from the School’s location in the heart of rural England. The beautifully green campus is just a few minutes’ walk from Oakham’s historic town centre in the small county of Rutland, whilst excellent road and rail links mean that London, Birmingham and Cambridge are all within easy reach.
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Head Mr. Henry Price
School Type Senior co-education school
Junior Age Range 10 - 12
Senior Age Range 13 - 18
Academic GCSE: Yes
Alevel: Yes
Int'l Baccalaureate: Yes
Vocational BTEC Sport and Exercise Science Level 3 BTEC Business Level 3
Total Students 1016
Youngest Boarder 11
Int'l Students 195