Roedean School: Brighton, Sussex, UK

Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom

Roedean School: Brighton, Sussex, UK

Price Range ₤ 30,000 - 40,000 per annum


Roedean School is an independent day and boarding school founded in 1885 in Roedean Village on the outskirts of Brighton, East Sussex, England, and governed by Royal Charter. It is a private girls only boarding school for girls aged 11 to 18. Excellent school with top facilities! The campus is situated near the Sussex Downs, on a cliff overlooking Brighton Marina and the English Channel. The school incorporates dance studios, music classrooms, a 320-seat theatre, a heated indoor swimming pool, a golf course, a private tunnel to the beach, a farm and a chapel, as well as a range of workshops, studios, laboratories and sports pitches. This is a truly international boarding school for girls. International students make up 45% of our community, with girls coming from over 30 countries.  Roedean School is a member of the Girls' Schools Association and the Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference (HMC)

Number of students

  Girls Boys Total
Boarding School: 295 0 295
Day School: 267 0 267

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Cost of tuition

7 days boarding: GBP 14, 710 per term

Famous People Who Attended This School

  • Past pupils are known as Old Roedeanians and include:
    Jani Allan, journalist, broadcaster
    Jill Balcon, actress
    Jillian Becker, writer, authority on terrorism
    Ursula Graham Bower, anthropologist, guerrilla fighter in Burma during World War II
    Lynda Chalker, Baroness Chalker, politician
    Hermione Cockburn, broadcaster
    Dame Margaret Cole, politician
    Tessa Dahl, novelist
    Elizabeth Devereux-Rochester, member of SOE F Section
    Noel Dyson, actress
    Adèle Geras
    Zerbanoo Gifford
    Lucy Griffiths, actress
    Rebecca Hall, actress
    Jessica Hester Hsuan
    Verity Lambert
    Sarah Miles
    Rhona Mitra
    Beatrix Ong MBE
    Phyllis Pearsall MBE
    Margaret Postgate
    Dame Cicely Saunders
    Nancy Spain
    Tanya Streeter
    Philippa Tattersall
    Perdita Weeks
    Honeysuckle Weeks
    Katharine Whitehorn
    Olive Willis
    Vera Stanley Alder



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