Address: Boundary Oak School, Roche Court, Wickham Road, Fareham, Hampshire, PO17 5BL
Admissions Queries: FAO The Registrar, firstname.lastname@example.org, +44 (0) 1329 280955
Age Range: Boys & Girls aged 2½ – 13 years
Fees Per Year: £7,215 – £19,095
Boundary Oak School is a private independent day and boarding school for boys and girls aged between 2½ – 13. Established in 1918, the school is located within the 13th Century-constructed Roche Court, on the outskirts of Fareham. It has been at Roche Court since 1961 and sits within 24 acres of fields and woodland. With an Early Years section as well as the main prep school, the school educates a total of approximately 130 children.
The school has an excellent range of facilities including a floodlit all-weather pitch, a heated outdoor swimming pool, a theatre hall and multiple sports pitches within the vast grounds. There is also a very healthy array of extra curricular clubs ranging from horse riding, choirs,sports teams and drama groups, with a much more in between. For day pupils of all ages, there are also before and after school care options, making it possible for children to be at the school from 7.20am – 5.30pm.
Pupils are able to start boarding at Boundary Oak from age 7 (Year 3) and the boarders are divided among age groups. The school offers full, weekly and flexi boarding, with capacity to accommodate around 30 boarders. Evening and weekend activities are plentiful, as are trips out to local to sport, movie and activity centres. The boarding accommodation benefits from having resident ‘houseparent’ members of staff as well as Gap students, who provide both supervisory and guidance roles and contribute to a pastoral and family atmosphere.
In terms of admission to the school, there is is no formal entry assessment. Boundary Oak School encourages parents to attend one of the open days throughout the year or to organise a meeting and tour of the school with the Head. The school also offers ‘taster days’ to allow children to get a feel for the school the option of staying a night in the boarding accommodation is also available for children who will be boarding. Bursaries are available for parents meeting certain criteria. For further information please contact the school directly via the contact details above.