Why join the BSA?
Membership of the Boarding Schools' Association (BSA) entitles schools to a wide range of support and promotion initiatives:
This is the most comprehensive and interactive UK WEB SITE devoted to Boarding. Coupled with its high prominence on the world wide search engines, member schools are easily found by interested parents and pupils seeking a boarding school.
The unique feature of this website allows users to move automatically from the BSA Members' UK Map to the individual school's web sites or their information pages.
· THE ROEHAMPTON PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
· RESIDENTIAL CONFERENCES for Heads, Deputies, Housemasters and Housemistresses and Matrons & Medical Staff
· BSA PUBLICATIONS
· NATIONAL BOARDING STANDARDS
· LIAISON WITH NATIONAL BODIES
Membership is open to all schools with boarders which are accredited to the Independent Schools' Council, to schools in membership of the Scottish Council of Independent Schools, and also to state maintained boarding schools (which may then also become members of the State Boarding Schools' Association).
If you need to check if you are eligible to apply for membership, please check the following website or contact the BSA office.
Independent Schools' Council - www.isc.co.uk
Scottish Council of Independent Schools - www.scis.org.uk
State Boarding Schools' Association - www.sbsa.org.uk
Enter the members' section
The Members' Section of the BSA Website can only be accessed by staff from FULL UK MEMBER SCHOOLS. Roehampton information, Day Seminar Programme, Newsletter, Publications, Conference Programmes, Conference Registration & booking and more...
There are five categories of membership.
1. FULL UNITED KINGDOM SCHOOL MEMBER
Full school membership is open to all schools with boarders which are accredited to the Independent Schools' Council, to schools in membership of the Scottish Council of Independent Schools, and also to state maintained boarding schools (which may then also become members of the State Boarding Schools' Information Service).
2. ASSOCIATE UNITED KINGDOM SCHOOL MEMBER
Associate UK School Membership is available to schools and other educational bodies (not eligible for Full Membership) at the discretion of the Executive Committee. They will be entitled to receive Association mailings and attend BSA courses (at a surcharge).
3. INDIVIDUAL ASSOCIATE UNITED KINGDOM MEMBER
Associate Membership is available to UK individuals. They will be entitled to receive Association mailings.
4. ASSOCIATE OVERSEAS SCHOOL MEMBER
The Association very much values its links with boarding schools throughout the world. Associate Membership is offered to boarding schools overseas at the discretion of the Executive Committee. Associate Overseas Member Schools are entitled to receive Association mailings and attend BSA courses.
5. INDIVIDUAL OVERSEAS MEMBER
Individual Overseas Associate membership is available to overseas individuals interested in boarding. They are entitled to receive Association mailings.
For full details and an application form please contact the Director