Head: Mr Adrian Brown
Telephone: 01473 659225
Head of Boarding Contact Information
Name: Mr Martin O'Brien
Telephone: 01473 659225
Number in School: 309
Number of Boarders: 134
Boarding Age: 7 to 13

Set in more than 100 acres of parkland overlooking the River Orwell in Suffolk, Orwell Park provides a broad and balanced education for boys and girls, boarders and day pupils, between the ages of 3 and 13. A modern, caring and flexible approach to boarding sets Orwell Park apart as a forward thinking school, which continues to instil traditional values such as commitment, compassion and courtesy in its pupils. Academically, Orwell Park prides itself on successfully preparing children for entry to senior school at 13+, with more than a third of leavers winning scholarships: for academic excellence or for music, art, sport, design and technology – all to a wide range of senior independent schools, Orwell Park offers academic challenge to all children and learning support to those who need it. In the classroom, a traditional curriculum (including classics) is taught, using the most modern methods. The school employs motivated teachers with a passion for their subject; they encourage self-reliance, helping all children in time to take responsibility for their own learning and personal organisation. Extensive grounds provide abundant opportunities for children’s games, both formal and informal. Excellent facilities range from assault course to astroturf, golf courses to games pitches, swimming pool to squash courts and sports hall. There is a full fixture list of matches against other schools in which boys and girls of all abilities are selected to play. In addition to sport, an extensive range of activities is also offered.The recently opened Pre-Prep building matches in terms of facilities the outstanding education that has been the hallmark of the existing Pre-Prep. The state of the art building is set in its own The Pre-Prep has its own landscaped area and forms part of the 110 acre site, which includes the main Prep School, a stunning 18th century mansion set in beautiful grounds leading down to the Orwell estuary. At Orwell Park, children are encouraged to achieve academic success, to be free to play, explore and learn in one of the most beautiful settings in England.

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Boarding Age From: 7 | Boarding Age To: 13

Year Fee Extras included in fees
Year 3 £6,185 per term None
Years 4-8 £4,870 per term None
Occasional boarding £40 per night None
Year 3 day £4,830 per term None
Years 4-8 day £5,355 per term None

Orwell Park provides an excellent, academically challenging, stimulating, happy and fulfilling, all-round educational experience in which happy pupils grow in confidence and self esteemISI