Are you considering sending your child to a boarding school? There are more than 500 schools in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland that have boarding facilities. You can find all UK boarding schools listed at the bottom of this page.
You can read profiles of boarding schools in your region: the West of England, East of England, East Midlands, Greater London, London, the North-East, the North-West, the South-East, the South-West, West Midlands and Yorkshire & Humberside.
You can also use the filters in the box below to narrow down your boarding school search: you can use the filters in the box to narrow down your search: you can select boys' schools or girls' schools, prep schools, senior schools or sixth form colleges, or find and compare the nearest boarding schools to you with our postcode search.
Click on a school's name for more information. Those boarding schools with full profiles appear at the top of the listings in highlighted panels. Some schools provide links to their social media and you can also watch school videos.
Many boarding schools are members of the Boarding Schools' Association, which is a good source of advice for families looking for more information about boarding.
We also have a number of articles about boarding and independent schools, and you may find this one particularly useful: 'The advantages of a boarding school education', by Mike Brewer, Deputy Head of EF Academy Torbay.
These search results are from www.schoolsearch.co.uk, the online guide to independent schools in the UK, in partnership with John Catt's Which School? guidebook, first published in 1924. We hope you find the perfect school for your child!