Our Facilities

Sedbergh Prep School - Our Facilities Library

At Sedbergh Prep, we are blessed with our stunning rural location in the Lune Valley, just outside Kirkby Lonsdale. ‘The facilities are matchless for a prep school' (Good Schools Guide); the school boasts unrivalled educational facilities, enjoying all the benefits of being housed on of a former Senior School site.




Our Librarian and assistant look after the large stock of books
Accelerated Reading Scheme
Quiet area for individual study and research
Younger children's reading area
Break time clubs including chess, mindfulness and origami
Lecture programme and other societies

Science Department

Science Lab

6 fully equipped science labs
Flow Reactor
High Performance Liquid Chromatography System
Augmented Reality Software

Food Technology

Cookery Club

Fully equipped food technology department
8 cooking facility work stations
Friday afternoon cookery club
Used extensively by our boarders

ICT Facilities

Prep Computer Science

Mobile iPad equipment
3 fully equipped ICT suites
Dedicated CAD / CAM suite with 22 PCs
Dual Apple/Microsoft capabilities

Outdoor Animal Area

Sedbergh Prep School - Our Facilities Goats

Chicken house
Pygmy goat field & stables
Equestrian Centre

Music Facilities

Music facilities

Sedbergh Prep has a large well equipped music block, facilities and practice rooms. All 3 boarding houses have practice areas and are furnished with standard pianos:

Large teaching classroom
15 purpose built practice rooms with a standard piano in each room
Percussion room
Extensive collection of instruments (for loan)
Theory books
Library of historical, analytical and bibliographical music reference books
Broad and substantial library of aural tests, sight-reading, solo vocal, choral, solo instrumental, chamber, band and orchestral music
Full set of stage and room sound and lighting equipment
Instrumental storage room
Tom Penny Theatre - Performing Arts lessons, assemblies and musical productions
Chapel – Friday services, intimate concerts and recitals

Sporting Facilities

Sedbergh Prep School - Sport Facilities

Equestrian Centre: Outdoor arena and jumping field.
Full size flood lit astroturf
Rugby pitches
Flood lit netball and tennis courts
18m heated swimming pool; with anti-slip floor treatment and tiered seating arrangements
Sports Hall
Indoor netball surfaces
Indoor cricket nets
Bowling machine
Cricket pitches
Sports Pavilion - changing room and shower facilities, spectator balcony and guest function room


Prep Robotics

Dedicated design workshop with an advanced manufacturing bias. This facility includes a robotics workshop, laser cutter, additive 3D printer and manufacturing equipment
Dedicated CAD / CAM suite with 22 PCs that have 3D Parametric modeling software installed, industry standard graphic design software and a cutting edge Formlabs additive manufacturing resin 3D printer
Pupil built flight simulator
Dedicated art studio which includes art club workspace and textiles workshop
Dedicated lower school art studio
Photography Darkroom
Pottery Studio
First Lego League
Greenpower Electric Car design club
Robotic Arm