Oakham School

Oakham School provides the choices, opportunities and experiences for every pupil to follow their own individual educational journey.

– ‘A genuinely co-ed, forward-thinking, well-run school’ – The Good Schools Guide.

Whether this choice be Academic - 24 IGCSE/GCSEs on offer in addition to A Levels, IB Diploma and BTec in the Sixth Form - or within the huge sporting and activity programme. We fully recognise learning occurs both in and out of the classroom. Our holistic approach to education ensures pupils leave as effective and independent learners, well equipped with the skills and personal traits to thrive in an ever changing world. Our award winning Careers Department supports tutors and house staff with excellent guidance, 70% of students leave for Russell Group Universities. In addition to Academic achievement the school is known nationally for its sporting and musical achievements

Oakham has a strong reputation for providing excellent pastoral care, the school has a supportive, nurturing ethos. The House structure with small tutor groups ensures all pupils are encouraged to fully challenge themselves recognising the layers of available support.


Oakham is a small, relatively affluent market town in the heart of England which helps to provide a safe environment for all students. The beautifully green campus is just a few minutes’ walk from Oakham’s town centre, whilst Oakham’s excellent road and rail links mean that London, Birmingham and Cambridge are all within easy reach. Students also benefit from the School’s location close to Rutland Water, in the heart of safe, rural England.

Oakham’s excellent road and rail links mean that London, Birmingham and Cambridge are all within easy reach.

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Enquire about: Oakham School
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HeadMr. Henry Price
School TypeSenior co-education school
Junior Age Range10 - 12
Senior Age Range13 - 18
AcademicGCSE: Yes
Alevel: Yes
Int'l Baccalaureate: Yes
Vocational BTEC Sport and Exercise Science Level 3 BTEC Business Level 3
Jnr Boarding Fees£10,100.00 per term
Snr Boarding Fees£13,550.00 per term
Sixth Form£13,550.00 per term
Forces Discount10% automatic + usual scholarships and bursaries available
Total Students1040
Youngest Boarder11
Junior Boarders45
Senior Boarders476
Int'l Students170
Closest Airport 1East Midlands (54km)
Closest Airport 2Birmingham, Stansted (120km)
School AddressOakham School
Chapel Close
Market Place
LE15 6DT
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