Fyling Hall is consistently ranked in IMG_2054the Financial Times’ Top 500 UK Independent Schools

Founded in 1923
A Charitable Trust since 1978



First Class EducationIMG_1436

  • ‘Through-train’ education: ages 4- 18 years
  • Admission at any age or time of year
  • No entrance examination: admission based on interview & previous school report
  • Full range of national examinations from Key Stage 1 to A-level
  • Generous subject range for GCSE, AS and A level
  • Small classes: staff/pupil ratio (approximately) 1/6.5
  • Most sixth-formers accepted at first choice universities

Well-rounded life

  • Family atmosphere: fewer than 200 pupils
  • International students welcome
  • Boarding & Day, ratio around 50/50
  • Weekly boarding also available
  • ‘Sleep-over’ available for day pupils, charged per night
  • Acclaimed food: fresh, local produce cooked in our own kitchen
  • Experienced and sensitive pastoral care
  • Pupils of all faiths welcomed. We are non-denominational, underpinned by a Christian ethic

Individual - MG_1244Value for Money

  • Ranked in Top 10 Best Value Independent Boarding Schools in the last such survey conducted by the Financial Times
  • Fees within Armed Forces Boarding Allowance
  •  No hidden extras
  • Some Scholarships and bursaries available (see Fees page)


Easy Access

  • By road: Whitby 10 minutes, Scarborough 25, York one hour
  • By rail: mainline station York (1hr 50 mins from London).
    Connecting service by rail to Scarborough, or GNER bus to Whitby
  • By air: Teesside Airport (closest), Manchester, Leeds & Newcastle
  • Free school bus for local day pupils

Among our facilitiesIMG_1519

  • Amazing views over Robin Hood’s Bay
  • Our own stable of ponies
  • Two modern, well-equipped ICT suites
  • Purpose-built, sprung floor sports hall, with climbing wall
  • Extensive playing fields, grounds and all-weather pitch
  • Theatre plus amphitheatre in the Rose Garden
  • Handsome, well-equipped library
  • Bright, cheerful boarding houses
  • Modern, comfortable common rooms