Haileybury

Haileybury is an independent co-educational boarding school, located between London and Cambridge, in 500 acres of beautiful Hertfordshire countryside.

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Boarding schools in the East of England

Are you looking for a boarding school in the East of England? There are more than 70 boarding schools in the East, including Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.

You will find all schools with boarding facilities in this region listed at the bottom of this page. You can also use the filters in the box below to narrow down your boarding school search: you can select boys' schools or girls' schools, prep schools, senior schools or sixth form colleges, or find the nearest boarding school 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 and John Catt's Preparatory Schools. We hope you find the perfect school for your child!   



Bedford School

De Parys Avenue,
Bedford,
MK40 2TU,
Bedfordshire

www.bedfordschool.org.uk

Boys, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

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Berkhamsted School

Overton House,
131 High Street,
Berkhamsted,
HP4 2DJ,
Hertfordshire

www.berkhamstedschool.org

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Read more about Berkhamsted School

Brentwood School

Middleton Hall Lane,
Brentwood,
CM15 8EE,
Essex

www.brentwoodschool.co.uk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

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Felsted School

Felsted,
Great Dunmow,
CM6 3LL,
Essex

www.felsted.org

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

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Haileybury

Haileybury,
Hertford,
SG13 7NU,
Hertfordshire

www.haileybury.com

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

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Heath Mount School

Woodhall Park,
Watton-at-Stone,
Hertford,
SG14 3NG,
Hertfordshire

www.heathmount.org

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

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King's Ely

Ely,
CB7 4DB,
Cambridgeshire

www.kingsely.org

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

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King's Ely Junior

Ely,
CB7 4DB,
Cambridgeshire

www.kingsely.org

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Preparatory.

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Mander Portman Woodward - Cambridge

3-4 Brookside,
Cambridge,
CB2 1JE,
Cambridgeshire

www.mpw.ac.uk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Read more about Mander Portman Woodward - Cambridge

Orwell Park School

Nacton,
Ipswich,
IP10 0ER,
Suffolk

www.orwellpark.co.uk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

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The Leys School

Trumpington Road,
Cambridge,
CB2 7AD,
Cambridgeshire

www.theleys.net

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

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Tring Park School for the Performing Arts

Tring Park,
Tring,
HP23 5LX,
Hertfordshire

www.tringpark.com

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Read more about Tring Park School for the Performing Arts

Abbey College Cambridge

Homerton Gardens,
Purbeck Road,
Cambridge,
CB2 8EB,
Cambridgeshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Aldenham School

Elstree,
WD6 3AJ,
Hertfordshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Aldwickbury School

Wheathampstead Road,
Harpenden,
AL5 1AD,
Hertfordshire

Boys, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Aurora Eccles School

Quidenham,
Quidenham,
NR16 2NZ,
Norfolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Barnardiston Hall Preparatory School

Barnardiston,
Nr Haverhill,
CB9 7TG,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

Bedford Preparatory School

De Parys Avenue,
Bedford,
MK40 2TU,
Bedfordshire

Boys, Boarding, Day, Preparatory.

Beechwood Park School

Markyate,
St Albans,
AL3 8AW,
Hertfordshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Beeston Hall School

Beeston Regis,
West Runton,
Cromer,
NR27 9NQ,
Norfolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Preparatory.

Bellerbys College Cambridge

Queens Campus,
Bateman Street,
Cambridge,
CB2 1LU,
Cambridgeshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Bishop's Stortford College

10 Maze Green Road,
Bishop's Stortford,
CM23 2PJ,
Hertfordshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Bishop's Stortford College Prep School

Maze Green Road,
Bishop's Stortford,
CM23 2PH,
Hertfordshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Brookes Cambridge

Flempton Road,
Risby,
Bury St Edmunds,
IP28 6QJ,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

CATS College Cambridge

1 High Street,
Chesterton,
Cambridge,
CB4 1NQ,
Cambridgeshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

CCSS (Cambridge Centre for Sixth-form Studies)

4-5 Bene't Place,
Lensfield Road,
Cambridge,
CB2 1EL,
Cambridgeshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Colchester Royal Grammar School

Lexden Road,
Colchester,
CO3 3ND,
Essex

Boys, Boarding, Senior, Sixth Form.

Culford Preparatory School

Culford,
Bury St Edmunds,
IP28 6TX,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Preparatory.

Culford School

Culford,
Bury St Edmunds,
IP28 6TX,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Edge Grove School

Aldenham Village,
WD25 8NL,
Hertfordshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Felixstowe International College

Maybush Lane,
Felixstowe,
IP11 7NA,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Senior.

Felsted Preparatory School

Felsted,
Great Dunmow,
CM6 3JL,
Essex

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Finborough School

The Hall, Great Finborough,
Stowmarket,
IP14 3EF,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Framlingham College

College Road,
Framlingham,
IP13 9EY,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Framlingham College Prep School

Brandeston,
IP13 7AH,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Glebe House School

2 Cromer Road,
Hunstanton,
PE36 6HW,
Norfolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Gosfield School

Cut Hedge Park,
Halstead Road, Gosfield,
Halstead,
CO9 1PF,
Essex

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Gresham's Prep School

Cromer Road,
Holt,
NR25 6EY,
Norfolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Gresham's Senior School

Cromer Road,
Holt,
NR25 6EA,
Norfolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Hethersett Old Hall School

Hethersett,
Norwich,
NR9 3DW,
Norfolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Hockerill Anglo-European College

Dunmow Road,
Bishops Stortford,
CM23 5HX,
Hertfordshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Holmwood House Preparatory School

Chitts Hill,
Lexden,
Colchester,
CO3 9ST,
Essex

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Ipswich School

Henley Road,
Ipswich,
IP1 3SG,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Kimbolton School

Kimbolton,
Huntingdon,
PE28 0EA,
Cambridgeshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

King's College School

West Road,
Cambridge,
CB3 9DN,
Cambridgeshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Langley Preparatory School at Taverham Hall

Taverham,
Norwich,
NR8 6HU,
Norfolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Langley School

Langley Park,
Loddon,
Norwich,
NR14 6BJ,
Norfolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Lockers Park

Lockers Park Lane,
Hemel Hempstead,
HP1 1TL,
Hertfordshire

Boys, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Moreton Hall Preparatory School

Mount Road,
Bury St Edmunds,
IP32 7BJ,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

New Hall School

The Avenue,
Boreham,
Chelmsford,
CM3 3HS,
Essex

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Old Buckenham Hall School

Brettenham,
Ipswich,
IP7 7PH,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Princess Helena College

Preston,
Hitchin,
SG4 7RT,
Hertfordshire

Girls, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Queenswood

Shepherd's Way,
Brookmans Park,
Hatfield,
AL9 6NS,
Hertfordshire

Girls, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Riddlesworth Hall Preparatory School

Garboldisham,
Diss,
IP22 2TA,
Norfolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Sacred Heart School

17 Mangate Street,
Swaffham,
PE37 7QW,
Norfolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

Saint Felix School

Halesworth Road,
Southwold,
IP18 6SD,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

St Andrew's Cambridge

2A Free School Lane,
Cambridge,
CB2 3QA,
Cambridgeshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day.

St Christopher School

Barrington Road,
Letchworth,
SG6 3JZ,
Hertfordshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

St Edmund's College & Prep School

Old Hall Green,
Nr Ware,
SG11 1DS,
Hertfordshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

St Francis' College

Broadway,
Letchworth Garden City,
SG6 3PJ,
Hertfordshire

Girls, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

St George's VA School

Sun Lane,
Harpenden,
AL5 4TD,
Hertfordshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Senior, Sixth Form.

St John's College School

73 Grange Road,
Cambridge,
CB3 9AB,
Cambridgeshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

St Joseph's College

Birkfield,
Belstead Road,
Ipswich,
IP2 9DR,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

St Margaret's School, Bushey

Merry Hill Road,
Bushey,
WD23 1DT,
Hertfordshire

Girls, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

St Mary's School

Bateman Street,
Cambridge,
CB2 1LY,
Cambridgeshire

Girls, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Stanborough School

Stanborough Park,
Garston,
Watford,
WD25 9JT,
Hertfordshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Stoke College

Stoke-by-Clare,
Sudbury,
CO10 8JE,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

Summerhill School

Leiston,
IP16 4HY,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

The Purcell School, London

Aldenham Road,
Bushey,
WD23 2TS,
Hertfordshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

The Royal Hospital School

Holbrook,
Ipswich,
IP9 2RX,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Woodbridge School

Marryott House,
Burkitt Road,
Woodbridge,
IP12 4JH,
Suffolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Wymondham College

Golf Links Road,
Morley,
Wymondham,
NR18 9SZ,
Norfolk

Co-educational, Boarding, Senior, Sixth Form.