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Find out about some of the best boarding schools in York, England

Our member schools together offer incredible choice for your child’s education. Between them they serve the full age range of 3 to 18, some are single sex and some are mixed, and some have a religious affiliation. This page provides a summary overview of each school. Click on the school name for further information about each school in more detail and to find their contact details.


Ampleforth College, York
Boys and Girls, 13 to 18 years [Roman Catholic]

Aysgarth School, Bedale
Boys only, 3 to 13 years [Church of England]

Bootham School, York
Boys and Girls, 3 to 18 years [Quaker]

Cundall Manor School, Helperby
Boys and Girls, 3 to 16 years [Church of England]

Fyling Hall School, Robin Hood’s Bay
Boys and Girls, 4 to 18 years [Church of England]

Pocklington Prep School, (formerly Lyndhurst School), York
Boys and Girls, 4 to 11 years [Church of England]

Pocklington School, York
Boys and Girls, 11 to 18 years [Church of England]

Queen Margaret’s School, York
Girls only, 11 to 18 years [Church of England]

Queen Mary’s School, Thirsk
Boys and Girls: boys 3 to 7 years, girls 3 to 16 years [Church of England]

Scarborough College, Scarborough
Boys and Girls, 3 to 18 years [Church of England]

St Martin’s Ampleforth, York
Boys and Girls, 3 to 13 years [Roman Catholic]

St Olave’s School (prep school to St Peter’s School), York
Boys and Girls, 8 to 13 years [Church of England]

St Peter’s School, York
Boys and Girls, 13 to 18 years [Church of England]

Terrington Hall School, York
Boys and Girls, 3 to 13 years [Church of England]

The Mount School, York
Girls only, 3 to 18 years [Quaker]

The Read School, Selby
Boys and Girls, 4 to 18 years [Church of England]