Preparatory school

Casterton, Sedbergh Preparatory School is a co-educational boarding and day school for pupils aged 3 to 13, accepting boarders from 7 years old.

Click here for an overview of Sedbergh Preparatory School.

Senior school

Sedbergh School was established in 1525 and is a co-educational full boarding school for pupils aged 13 to 18 offering the GCSE and A level curriculum.

Click here for an overview of Sedbergh Senior School.

international summer school

Sedbergh International Summer School is for children aged between 8 and 17 and is an English and activites based programme which is fully accredited by the British Council.

Click here for an overview of the Summer School.

organising your virtual visit

We are delighted to be able to give our overseas parents the opportunity to explore Sedbergh School and Sedbergh Prep School via a virtual visit.

During the virtual visit, parents will have a personal presentation and Q&A session with the Headmaster and a representative from the Admissions team; additional appointments with Housesparents and Heads of Department can also be arranged. We are able to accommodate video calls via Skype, Zoom, WhatsApp, WeChat and Line.

In the meantime, you may watch a selection of our videos below.

If you have any questions please email:

If you would like to register for a 'Virtual Visit' please complete the form and a member of the Admissions team will be in touch.


  • Meeting Request

  • Video Call Preference





The Cricketer Schools Guide 2022 Front Cover

Sedbergh Prep Listed in Top 50 in The Cricketer Schools Guide 2022

By Matthew Burns | November 29, 2021

Sedbergh Prep School have been named as one of the Top 50 Junior & Prep Schools, in this year’s Schools Guide by The Cricketer The Cricketer magazine editor Huw Turbervill…

Sedbergh Equestrian Team National Champions

Sedbergh Equestrian Team Crowned National Champions

By Matthew Burns | November 4, 2021

12 riders and 14 horses, making up the Sedbergh Equestrian Team, headed down to Keysoe International in Bedfordshire during half term for the National Schools’ Equestrian Championships, which took place…

Prep DTE

Ten Reasons to Choose Sedbergh Prep

By Emma | September 24, 2021

Ten reasons why families choose Casterton, Sedbergh Prep School.

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Visit By Local MP, Tim Farron

By Emma | September 13, 2021

Local MP, Tim Farron, recently visited the Prep School to lead an assembly about democracy.


Sedbergh School wins in-Cumbria Business Award

Sedbergh School wins at in-Cumbria Business Awards

By Matthew Burns | December 6, 2021

Sedbergh School are delighted to be named the winner of the award for “Best Community Involvement” at this year’s in-Cumbria Business Awards. The in-Cumbria Business Awards returned in person this…

The Cricketer Schools Guide 2022 Front Cover

Sedbergh School Named in The Cricketer Schools Guide 2022

By Matthew Burns | November 29, 2021

Sedbergh School has been listed in the top 100 senior schools, in this year’s schools guide by The Cricketer. It follows an exhaustive process which saw a huge number of…

Sedbergh OS Weekend

Old Sedberghians Return to Celebrate 20 Years of Girls at Sedbergh School

By Matthew Burns | November 10, 2021

The OS Club was delighted to welcome back more than 200 Old Sedberghians, Staff, Parents and Friends of the School for an action-packed two days of sporting fixtures and both…

RQSS wins British School Award

Rong Qiao Sedbergh School Wins British School Award

By Matthew Burns | November 9, 2021

We are delighted to learn that Rong Qiao Sedbergh School (RQSS), in Fuzhou, has won an award at the inaugural British School Awards. After over 70 applications, and three tough…