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Rossall School

Rossall School

Broadway, Fleetwood, FY7 8JW, UK

+44 (0)1253 774201



Rossall School
School type Co-educational Day & Boarding Prep & Senior, Nursery & Sixth Form
Founded 1844
Status Private
Head Mr Jeremy Quartermain
Date Appointed August 2018
Language of Instruction English
Number of pupils 843
Number of boys 488
Number of girls 367
Number of boarders 350
Number of sixth formers 220
Day fees per annum £9,435 - £15,150 per annum
Weekly Boarding fees per annum £16,050 - £26,085 per annum
Boarding fees per annum £23,865 - £38,685 per annum
Average Class Size 16
Teacher/Pupil ratio 1:11
Authorised IB Programmes IBDP
Diploma Coordinator Lauren Laird
Associations BSA, HMC, ISC, IB

Rossall has been described as a 'warm, inclusive and remarkably happy place to be'.

Set on an historic 160-acre campus, Rossall is one of the country’s leading independent co-education boarding and day schools, where boys and girls aged 0-18 are nurtured in a safe, secure and supportive environment.

The School provides a broad curriculum with the senior school following the British National Curriculum culminating with GCSE/iGCSE examinations at the end of Year 11. In the Sixth Form, students choose from A Levels, IB Diplomas or BTEC in Sports.

In 2021, Rossall celebrated outstanding results. At A-Level 29% of grades awarded were the top mark of A*, firmly beating the national average of 19%. With 61% of pupils achieving A* or A grades. For IB Diplomas students had a 100% pass rate and average score of 35.

Year 11 students achieved excellent GCSE results. With 98% of results at grades 9-4 or A*-C including Maths and English and 55% at a grade of 7-9 or A*-A.

Rossall's enviable on-campus facilities include 45 acres of outdoor grassed sports pitches, floodlit all-weather surfaces, purpose built £4 million sports centre, heated indoor swimming pool, Fives courts, shooting range and multi use games-area.

Rossall runs an Elite Football Programme for boys and girls, in partnership with League One football club, Fleetwood Town, focusing on developing students by challenging them as athletes.

Rossall's Golf Academy is ranked number 1 by the ISGA, boasting an indoor golf studio, equipped with the latest video analysis equipment and GC2 launch monitor/simulator, as well as an indoor putting lab and swing room.

Through our International Piano Academy we have joined the All-Steinway Schools programme and our fleet of 21 Steinway pianos now includes 3 grand pianos and a Model D Concert Grand Piano.

The School is home to the Lawrence House Astronomy and Space Science Centre, the only centre of its kind in Britain, specialising in astronomy education.

A huge range of extracurricular activities are offered to all pupils throughout the school. Students can join everything from the world famous Chapel Choir to the oldest Combined Cadet Force in the country.

Admitting boarders as young as seven, Rossall's 'family structure' provides the framework for its exceptional standards of pastoral care. With regular investments in its 9 boarding houses, each house is a well equipped and comfortable home, modernised to the highest of standards.

Rossall School is a registered charity (No. 526685) that exists to provide education for children.