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

Oakham School is an Inspirational place, where opportunities abound, talent is nurtured and characters are formed.


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

Virtual Careers Week 2021 – be Curious!

Oakham’s annual Careers Week has gone online this year with pupils able to view a series of online videos made by industry experts designed to provide them with an insight into different careers and some top tips for their future job applications. 

Artist Ann-Marie James gives talk to CCS pupils

Form 6 Critical and Contextual Studies pupils have welcomed some wonderful guest speakers recently including the artist Ann-Marie James, who gave a talk about her career from leaving School to being a successful exhibiting artist. 

Spanish lessons in the kitchen

At the end of the first half of the Spring Term, third formers and Form 6 IB Diploma Ab Initio students of Spanish were in their kitchens making Spanish tortilla (Spanish omelette).

Oakham School MYP Community Days

During the last week of term Lower School pupils enjoyed taking part in another Middle Years Programme (MYP) Community Day event, continuing their work from the first Community Day that took place in October

This is such a friendly school, everyone is so welcoming


Today at Oakham

Careers Week
Duty Staff: Ba: RSH/HLM SpH: JNJR/IS
Form 5 IGCSE French Mock Oral Exams
Form 7 IB Art Final Exhibition
St David
MYP Meeting: Form 1 & 2 Teachers
Informal Concert 1
Drama Production Rehearsal
Informal Concert 2

Give 100% in everything you do and you will be amazed by what you can achieve

From the Head Girl

My name is Georgina, but everyone calls me Gina. I have the privilege of being one of Oakham’s Heads of School this year.

Georgina -  HEAD GIRL

From the Deputy Head Girl

My name is Issy and I have been chosen to be your Deputy Head Girl this year. I have been at Oakham since Form 3 after coming from Witham Hall at the age of 13.


From the Deputy Head Boy

My name is Oliver, and I have the honour of being this year’s Deputy Head Boy. As a family, we have been associated with Oakham School for 50 years, and after leaving Orwell Park in Suffolk, I followed in the footsteps of my two older sisters to join Oakham in Form 3.


From the Head Boy

My name is Ryan and I have the honour of being Oakham’s Head Boy this year. I joined the School in Form 1 from a life of moving around in Asia.


It's not just about the amazing education you get at Oakham, it's about who you are when you leave


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.

Nigel Paddock, Registrar and our Admissions Team will be pleased to help you. Call us on +44 (0)1572 758758 and speak to Emma, Fran or Jackie or email