Latest News from Sedbergh Preparatory School

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Meet Mr Bunday and Family

OUR NEW HOUSEMASTER FROM SEPTEMBER 2024 Name: Mr Rupert Bunday BSc, iPGCEEmail: rtfb@sedberghprep.org Rupert is excited to be taking over as Housemaster of Cressbrook from September 2024. Many of you will...
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The Prep School Epic 2024 – Challenge and Reward on the Fells

Blue skies appeared above Sedbergh Prep School on Saturday 27th April 2024, offering perfect conditions for the School’s annual Epic run (also known as the Prepic) for Years 7 and...
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Getting to know our incoming Headmistress Mrs Martin

As we came to the end of a busy Lent Term, we were delighted to welcome incoming Headmistress, Mrs Kate Martin, to Casterton, Sedbergh Prep School. We sat down to...
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Casterton, Sedbergh Prep School Announces New Head

Following a rigorous, two-day recruitment process, I am pleased to announce that Kate Martin has been appointed as the Head of Casterton, Sedbergh Prep School, from 1st January 2025.  Kate has been...
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The Yoto Carnegies Announce Partnership with Sedbergh for a Book Town Takeover

Sedbergh School and Sedbergh Prep School are incredibly excited to be working alongside The Yoto Carnegies and England's Book Town, to organise a one-day children's literary festival this Spring. The...
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Young Climbers Scale New Heights at Inaugural Climbing Competition

Towards the end of January, over 40 young climbers from four local schools came together at Ingleton Climbing Wall for the first Casterton, Sedbergh Prep School invitational climbing competition. Pupils...
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Sedbergh Prep Named in The Cricketer Top 50

We are delighted to announce that Casterton, Sedbergh Prep School has been included in the Top 50 Prep/Junior Schools in the year's The Cricketer Schools’ Guide. The 2024 successful roll...
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Dispelling Old-Fashioned Notions of the Relevance of Boarding School in the Modern Educational Landscape

Boarding schools have been a part of the education landscape for centuries, offering an immersive and comprehensive educational experience. Nonetheless, boarding is sometimes perceived as old-fashioned, and people can have...
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Empowering Young Learners: Computing and Technology at Casterton, Sedbergh Prep School

Vic Thompson, the Head of Design, Technology & Engineering at Casterton, Sedbergh Prep School, is stumped when asked to give an example of when her young learners have blown her...
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Ten Reasons to Choose Sedbergh Prep

1. A spirit of adventure Through careful and sensitive teaching, we aim to foster a spirit of adventure, both in and outside the classroom. Our curriculum is ambitious and equips pupils with...
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What is Kindness and Why It Matters

Kindness is a compassionate and positive virtue that involves treating others with empathy, understanding, and consideration – without expecting anything in return. We say that kindness is the most important...
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Sedbergh Staff Take on ‘The Quad’ to Raise Money for Siobhan’s Trust

Sport is a dominant part of Sedbergh School’s DNA; we have a justifiably strong reputation for sporting excellence that derives from our comprehensive sports program, but pupils also learn from...