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Uppingham School Uppingham, Rutland Visit
Uppingham School
834 pupils, ages 13-18

Uppingham School

We were particularly impressed by Uppingham on our visit – not just by its bricks and mortar, but its pupils too, and our guide’s enthusiasm for his school was so palpable it left us buzzing. The great educationalist Edward Thring was headmaster here in the 1850s: he believed the key to a good education was a holistic one that celebrates and nurtures pupils’ talents – and his legacy still lives on at Uppingham today. If we had to sum up its ethos in a few words, we’d go for full-boarding, properly co-ed, all-rounder and, yes, academics are superb – but there...
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  • Subjects offered

  • Fees and bursaries

    Day fees per term

    Year 7-
    Year 8-
    Year 9£8,150
    Year 10£8,150
    Year 11£8,150
    Year 12£8,150
    Year 13£8,150
    Boarding fees per term

    Year 7-
    Year 8-
    Year 9£13,164
    Year 10£13,164
    Year 11£13,164
    Year 12£13,164
    Year 13£13,164

    Uppingham offers a means-tested bursary scheme as both an augmentation of its scholarship programme and as a small standalone provision, with up to 110 per cent fee remission available depending on need. Priority is given to pupils who have already qualified for a scholarship in academics, music, art, design and technology, sports or drama, as well as science for 16+ and an all-rounder Award for 13+ applicants. Beyond this, support is allocated based on potential as well as availability of funds.

    For more information on both the scholarship and bursary provision at Uppingham, please click on the link below:
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School Updates

  • Uppingham School to open school in Vietnam

    Uppingham School has partnered with Viet Capital Education to develop and build a new boarding school in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
  • WATCH: Talk Education's Senior Boarding Focus: Uppingham

  • New Director of Sport appointed

    Former Scotland international rugby union centre Nick De Luca has been appointed as Director of Sport at Uppingham School from April 2021. Following his retirement from his former club Wasps, he was previously appointed as the School’s Director of Rugby in June 2017.


High Street, Uppingham, Rutland LE15 9QE

01572 822216


Term Dates

Open Days

Open days and how to visit View Open Days Register for open Day

Fourth Form entry Visiting Day
12 March 2022
Fourth Form entry Visiting Day
23 April 2022
Sixth Form entry Visiting Day
30 April 2022

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