Brandeston Hall
  • Brandeston,
    IP13 7AH
For independent boarding and preparatory schools in Framlingham, Suffolk, Brandeston Hall offers an outstanding school for girls and boys aged 3 to 13 years. Set in a beautiful environment Brandeston provides a wide range of academic, music, art and exceptional sports facilities. It has been assessed as Outstanding in recent Ofstead reports.


Brandeston Hall


Boarding and Day Prep School

In Framlingham



A warm and welcoming family atmosphere



Established in 1948, Brandeston Hall is an independent, co-educational boarding and preparatory school for boys and girls aged 3 to 13 years, welcoming pupils from a wide range of backgrounds interests and abilities.


Located in beautiful surroundings beside the River Deben, Brandeston Hall has an excellent reputation and is described as "A School Where 'Good' is No Longer Good Enough" by the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI).


With a strong pastoral core, the school aims to provide an enjoyable school life experience.for every pupil based upon a balanced curriculum delivering equal opportunities for all.


To find out more about Brandeston Hall, visit the website or call now!


01728 685331


Recommended by The Best of Framlingham



Boarding School


Boarders at Brandeston Hall receive a home from home environment - warm, safe, homely and happy with the pastoral care provided at Brandeston Hall being assessed as 'outstanding' by recent Independent Schools Inspectorate and Ofsted Boarding Inspections


Managed by House Parents, full, weekly or flexi boarding is available and offers a broad range of facilities and exciting opportunities throughout the day, evening and weekends. The school enables full integration between boarding and dday pupils to ensure a strong and cooperative pupil-body


Please enquire about taster days - available to children who wish to try the boarding experience.



Academic Life


Brandeston Hall provides a stimulating, modern and dynamic learning environment and is renowned for its excellence in teaching and learning.


Stretching the abilities of all children, the teachers at Brandeston Hall support and encourage pupils both in and out of the classroom to aim high in all that they do.



Pastoral Care


The staff at Brandeston Hall believes that by looking after, and giving the children chance to live in a safe, secure environment, they will have great opportunities to succeed in many areas.


All teaching staff and pupils play a part in creating an atmosphere and ethos where everyone feels comfortable and secure - this is supported by the Chaplain, Pastoral Deputy Head and the Headmaster.


  • They understand the individual needs of the child;
  • A well established tutor system is in place;
  • There are excellent relationships between staff and pupils;
  • Strong focus on respect and concern for others, good manners, self-discipline;
  • Creaing opportunities for all pupils to aquire a wide range of skills and experiences


Co-Curricular Activities


Brandeston Hall boasts a broad and balanced programme of extra-curricular activities:


  • Art and Pottery
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Chess
  • Cookery
  • Cycling Proficiency
  • Design and Technology
  • Fencing
  • Horse Riding
  • Music
  • Netball
  • Street Dancing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • And much more!


All children are encouraged to take part in co-curricular activities to discover where their strengths and interests lie.



Admission Process


Admission Forms, Joining information, Fees and Payment Options can be found on the Brandeston Hall website.


Parents are encouraged to visit the school for a tour of the academic and pastoral facilities and to meet the pupils and the Headmaster.



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