Welcome to Oakham School

We are a fully co-educational boarding and day school for 10-18 year olds, offering the IB Diploma and A-levels, located in the heart of rural England

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Welcome To Oakham

Headmaster's Welcome

Henry PriceHeadmaster

At Oakham, we aim to provide an education that not only acts as a preparation for life after school, but also recognises that these years are precious and should be enjoyable, memorable, and transformative.

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Latest News

Form 6 given Clinical Course interview experience

Lower sixth pupils from Oakham and Harington School intending to apply for clinical courses at university had their first experience of being interviewed last week in Oakham’s annual practice panels session. 

Wonderfully Varied Violin Recital

Emily Yoo, a violinist in Form 6, gave a wonderfully varied lunchtime recital in All Saints’ Church on Wednesday 22 June. Her programme spanned the breadth of solo violin repertoire starting with J S Bach and finishing with Bartók

Today at Oakham

ABRSM Music Exams
CCF Gold D of E DGW
D of E Gold Sailing ORH
D of E Gold Walking CDD/PAH
From the Head Girl

My name is Izzy, and I have the honour of being Head Girl at Oakham this year. I joined Oakham in Form 3 in Buchanan’s House.


From the Deputy Head Boy

My name is Paul and this year I was awarded the honour of being this year’s Deputy Head Boy.


From the Deputy Head Girl

My name is Grace and I am delighted to be Oakham’s deputy Head Girl this academic year.


From the Head Boy

My name is Tom and I have the privilege of being Oakham’s Head Boy this year. I joined Oakham in Form 1 from Witham Hall Prep School.


Come and Visit Us


See the School in action and meet our pupils. With good road, air and rail links, Oakham is only two hours from London and within easy reach of Nottingham, Derby, Leicester, Birmingham and Cambridge. We have Open Mornings each term - use the link below to find out more information.

Anna Steiger, Director of Admissions and our Admissions Team will be pleased to help you. Call us on +44 (0)1572 758758 or email