Welcome from the Admissions Department

After a successful term of virtual learning, and a return to school for many pupils, planning is already underway for the safe return of boys in September, when we plan to re-open to all pupils. 

“Excellent, thorough

remote learning provision”

Y7 Parent

Plans for a safe return of the whole school community will involve comprehensive risk assessments and a commitment to the BSA COVID-SAFE Charter.

Read the BSA COVID-Safe Charter

The BSA has also published the COVID-Safe Charter in the following languages; ChineseGerman and Russian.

A Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour of Bedford School with the Head Master, James Hodgson.


Joining Bedford School

To find out how you can join our warm and vibrant community or book a personal visit for your family, please email our admissions team

We currently have limited places available in selected year groups for September. Some funding may be available under certain circumstances.

We welcome boys for day and boarding places between the ages of 7 and 18. Our Prep School caters for boys from Year 3 (7+) until the end of Year 8 (12+) after which the boys move up to the Upper School.

The main points of entry into the school are in Year 3, Year 7, Year 9 and Sixth Form. Entry into other year groups is, however, possible subject to the availability of a place

Boys joining in September 2020

If your son has accepted a place for September 2020, we will keep in touch with you via email. Please do not hesitate to email us at admissions@bedfordschool.org.uk with any queries.

We are very much looking forward to welcoming back our whole community in September.  In the meantime, we hope that you and your families have a safe and healthy summer.

Richard Midgley