Roedean School

Girls at Roedean are determined to do it all, and excellently. They understand that challenge leads to success, and they relish it.

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Independent schools in East Sussex

Are you looking for an independent school in East Sussex? Search here to find and compare day and boarding schools, girls' schools, boys' schools, prep schools, senior schools and sixth forms.

We have 26 private schools listed in East Sussex; you will find them all listed at the bottom of this page, with some basic directory information. You can use the filters to narrow your search, and find schools near you with our postcode search.  

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Please have a look around www.schoolsearch.co.uk for information, advice and news about independent schools and independent education. 

You can check for open days, find information on independent school associations, read expert advice on the questions to ask when choosing a school and get help in finding the fees. Elsewhere, you will also find an explanation of examinations and qualifications.

If you are looking for an independent special needs school in East Sussex, please see our sister site: www.specialneedsguide.co.uk

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, and John Catt's Preparatory Schools. We hope you find the perfect school for your child!

If you have any further questions or enquiries about independent education or a particular independent school, please get in touch with us at enquiries@johncatt.com.



Brighton College Nursery, Pre-Prep & Prep School

Walpole Lodge,
Walpole Road,
Brighton,
BN2 0EU,
East Sussex

www.brightoncollege.org.uk

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

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Roedean School

Roedean Way,
Brighton,
BN2 5RQ,
East Sussex

www.roedean.co.uk

Girls, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Read more about Roedean School

Ashdown House School

Forest Row,
RH18 5JY,
East Sussex

Co-educational, Boarding, Preparatory.

Bartholomews Tutorial College

22-23 Prince Albert Street,
Brighton,
BN1 1HF,
East Sussex

Co-educational, Day.

Battle Abbey School

Battle,
TN33 0AD,
East Sussex

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

Bede's School

The Dicker,
Upper Dicker,
Hailsham,
BN27 3QH,
East Sussex

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

Bellerbys College Brighton

1 Billinton Way,
Brighton,
BN1 4LF,
East Sussex

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

Bricklehurst Manor Preparatory

Bardown Road,
Stonegate,
Wadhurst,
TN5 7EL,
East Sussex

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

Brighton & Hove High School GDST

Montpelier Road,
Brighton,
BN1 3AT,
East Sussex

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

Brighton & Hove Montessori School

67 Stanford Avenue,
Brighton,
BN1 6FB,
East Sussex

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

Brighton College

Eastern Road,
Brighton,
BN2 0AL,
East Sussex

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

Brighton Steiner School

John Howard House,
Roedean Road,
Brighton,
BN2 5RA,
East Sussex

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

Buckswood School

Broomham Hall, Rye Road,
Guestling,
Hastings,
TN35 4LT,
East Sussex

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

Buckswood St George's

Westwood House,
7-9 Holmesdale Gardens,
Hastings,
TN34 1LY,
East Sussex

Co-educational, Boarding.

Charters Ancaster

Woodsgate Place,
Gunters Lane,
Bexhill-on-Sea,
TN39 4EB,
East Sussex

Co-educational, Day, Nursery.

Claremont Preparatory & Nursery School

Ebdens Hill,
Baldslow,
St Leonards-on-Sea,
TN37 7PW,
East Sussex

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

Claremont Senior & Sixth Form School

Bodiam,
Nr Robertsbridge,
TN32 5UJ,
East Sussex

Co-educational, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Darvell School

Darvell Bruderhof,
Robertsbridge,
TN32 5DR,
East Sussex

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

Deepdene School

195 New Church Road,
Hove,
BN3 4ED,
East Sussex

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

Dharma School

The White House,
Ladies Mile Road, Patcham,
Brighton,
BN1 8TB,
East Sussex

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

Didac School

16 Trinity Trees,
Eastbourne,
BN21 3LE,
East Sussex

Co-educational, Day.

Eastbourne College

Old Wish Road,
Eastbourne,
BN21 4JX,
East Sussex

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

Greenfields Independent Day & Boarding School

Priory Road,
Forest Row,
RH18 5JD,
East Sussex

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

Lancing College Preparatory School at Hove

The Droveway,
Hove,
BN3 6LU,
East Sussex

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

Lewes Old Grammar School

High Street,
Lewes,
BN7 1XS,
East Sussex

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

Mayfield School

The Old Palace,
Mayfield,
TN20 6PH,
East Sussex

Girls, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Michael Hall School

Kidbrooke Park,
Priory Road,
Forest Row,
RH18 5BG,
East Sussex

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

Sacred Heart School

Mayfield Lane,
Durgates,
Wadhurst,
TN5 6DQ,
East Sussex

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

Skippers Hill Manor Prep School

Five Ashes,
Mayfield,
TN20 6HR,
East Sussex

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

St Andrew's Prep

Meads,
Eastbourne,
BN20 7RP,
East Sussex

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

St Bede's Preparatory School

Duke's Drive,
Eastbourne,
BN20 7XL,
East Sussex

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

St Christopher's School

33 New Church Road,
Hove,
BN3 4AD,
East Sussex

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

The Drive Prep School

101 The Drive,
Hove,
BN3 3JE,
East Sussex

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

Torah Montessori Nursery

29 New Church Road,
Hove,
BN3 4AD,
East Sussex

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

Vinehall School

Robertsbridge,
TN32 5JL,
East Sussex

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

Windlesham School

190 Dyke Road,
Brighton,
BN1 5AA,
East Sussex

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