Address – Broadway, Fleetwood, FY7 8JW
Website – http://www.rossall.org.uk
Type of School – Co-educational, Day and boarding school
Rossall School is one of the country’s leading independent co-educational boarding and day schools, in a picturesque and historic setting on the Lancashire coastline. Amidst striking architecture, on a generous 160-acre campus, boys and girls aged 2–18 are nurtured in a safe, secure and supportive environment.
Set on an historic 160-acre campus along the magnificent Lancashire coastline, it’s the only school in the UK with its own Space Science & Astronomy Centre. Other facilities of note are a brand new cookery kitchen, and a state-of-the-art design and technology studio. Its impressive Harry Potter-style dining hall was described by F.A.M Webster in his book, Our Great Public Schools, as “one of the most splendid in the country”. Rossall School also features a gymnasium, an indoor pool, climbing wall and tennis courts, in addition to outdoor tennis and squash courts, shooting and archery ranges, an AstroTurf hockey pitch and a mile-long private beach.
Pupils can choose to study the world-renowned International Baccalaureate Diploma, A Levels or the BTEC National Diploma in Design at Sixth Form. Rossall has been teaching the I.B. Diploma for over ten years and the pass rate now exceeds world average. The I.B. Diploma is growing in popularity with local students as well as international students.
Curriculum at Nursery, Infants and Junior School (ages 3-11) The Junior School is one of only ten schools in the UK authorized to teach the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme. The programme starts in our Nursery school at age three and continues through to the end of Junior School.
Rossall School is set on the beautiful Lancashire Coastal Way, located between Fleetwood and Cleveleys on the A587.