Spirit of Sedbergh

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The Beginning of a very important journey

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Casterton Sedbergh Preparatory School

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Inspiration for tomorrow's problem solvers

Day, flexi, weekly and full boarding Pre-Prep and Prep School

Sedbergh Prep School - Gardening

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Strong foundations for all-round achievement

Day, flexi, weekly and full boarding Pre-Prep and Prep School

Sedbergh Prep School - Cycling

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A unique educational experience

Day, flexi, weekly and full boarding Pre-Prep and Prep School

Welcome to Sedbergh Preparatory School

"Welcome to the website of Sedbergh Prep, a school with a very special atmosphere and sense of family. We believe passionately in the qualities that contribute to this sense of teamwork and belonging – endeavour, kindness, resilience, empathy. Nestled in a magnificent location amongst the fells and bordering the River Lune, Sedbergh Prep provides breathing space for its pupils, aged from 3 to 13, to enjoy childhood whilst providing a forward-looking and ambitious curriculum."


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How We Develop a Love of Learning in Reception

By Nick Goligher, Assistant Head As a teacher of Primary-age children, one of the most important things we all aim to instil is a love of learning, a trait that...
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28 Dales Later: No Possibility of a Walk

Sedbergh School and Sedbergh Prep School recently featured on the popular podcast '28 Dales Later'. The podcast is an exploration and celebration of Northern England, with each episode discovering landscapes,...
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Mr Newman’s Friday E-ssembly: 05 March 2021

https://youtu.be/xhLBc7q5hhg Mr Newman's 'From the Archive' E-ssembly Dear Parents No doubt you will be just as ready as me for the re-opening of School on Monday. I know staff feel...

"This is a warm and friendly prep where children are encouraged to reach their academic potential, explore a vast array of interests and enjoy the magnificent great outdoors which surrounds them."

Good Schools Guide

"Sending (our son) to Cressbrook might well rank as the best decision we've ever taken in (his) best interest. It has unquestionably developed him as a young man."


“You get the best out of every child, whatever their strengths.”


"Full boarding for our daughter has given her outstanding opportunities and her confidence has grown visibly throughout the last year."