Welcome to the website of St Bees School, located on the stunning west coast of Cumbria. The School has a rich and proud history as an independent day and boarding school for 432 years, and will re-open its doors to pupils in September 2018.

St Bees School will be welcoming day and boarding pupils from West Cumbria, further afield in the UK and internationally, providing an opportunity for the pupils to form lifelong friendships across the globe.

If you are interested in finding out more about education for your children, please complete the form on our Admissions page.

There are various press releases and updates that may be of interest to you, if you have followed recent events. and you can read about the planned re-opening of St Bees School in September 2018 here  and more about the appointment of our highly experienced new headmaster here. Jeremy Hallows is in the process of developing the robust framework for next year’s opening, and has already made senior appointments in finance and marketing.

Please do join us at our open day on Saturday 4th November 2017. This is from 10am to 2pm, and we would love to meet you and show you round the school.
St Bees School Join us for Open Day Nov 4 2017

Management Centre.


Book St Bees’ Management Centre for your event or meeting. The Whitelaw Building is equipped with video and telephone conferencing, and rooms that cater from 8 to 80 people. This is West Cumbria’s perfect conferencing venue.

You can download the leaflet and price list, as well as contact Jane or Bev directly to arrange a viewing or book a room.

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