Learning at Caterham School is an exciting adventure, full of opportunities for personal development, achievement and enjoyment. Caterham School believes that all pupils can be successful in an environment which is caring, optimistic and encouraging. The results are a testament to the uniquely supportive environment that is Caterham School’s hallmark.
Caterham School is a happy school which provides an atmosphere that supports pupils and enables their success, their development of character and wellbeing. This supportive environment ensures that by the time Caterhamians leave the school they are intellectually curious and emotionally intelligent thinkers, eager to engage with the world around them.
The Harestone Valley, set in the Surrey Hills, provides a stunning location for the School’s extensive campus. Caterham School benefits from 200 acres including sports fields, woodland, high ropes course and outdoor learning centre. Facilities matter because they enable the best teaching and learning to take place. At Caterham School, the pupils benefit from inspiring Victorian architecture complimented with purpose-built facilities including a science complex, a Sports Centre with indoor pool, fitness centre and double space sports hall, a new Centre for Performing Arts encompassing two theatres and a dance studio, the Maggs Library and a dedicated Digital Innovation Centre.
Boarding at Caterham School
Caterham School has a thriving and long-standing boarding community. An experienced and dedicated team of staff ensures a warm and caring atmosphere across all boarding houses. Caterham offers either full or weekly boarding, with everyone benefiting from the warmth of community, academic excellence and breadth and quality of sport and co-curricular activities that are the signature of a Caterham education.
Boarding at Caterham is an enjoyable and beneficial experience, full of opportunities for discovery and personal development. The school supports and encourages our boarders to grow as confident and responsible young people, ready for education and ready for life in every direction. They live and work together in a relaxed, friendly, family environment. Whether boarding or day, all pupils are fully integrated into the School, with everyone benefitting from the wrap-around care and support provided.