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Bedales School


Founded in 1893, Bedales School is an independent boarding school, located in the southern English country town of Petersfield. The school has modern facilities mixed with traditional building and plenty of outdoor green spaces.
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Key Facts


8 – 17 years


15 contact hours per week




Boarding school


345 max beds per week


  • Extended full day to London by train
  • Extended full day to Isle of Wight by coach
  • Visit to the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu Palace

About the programme

  • English levels: Elementary – Proficiency (the programme can be adjusted to lower English levels)
  • Young learners’ syllabus available for students aged 8-11*
  • Maximum class size: 18
  • Visits to the National Motor Museum & World of Top Gear
  • Extended full day to the Isle of Wight
  • Extended full day to London
  • On-site activities including disco and karaoke
  • Full Group Leader Programme included. Download here.


Oxford International Junior Programmes understands that occasionally slightly young/older siblings or friends may wish to come in a group. Oxford International Junior Programmes reserves the right to accept students who are slightly younger or older than the advertised minimum/maximum age. These exceptional requests must be approved by our admissions team in advance. Appropriate welfare and safety provisions will apply.

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Turn 1

04 July – 18 July


Turn 2

18 July – 01 August

Bedales School


Sports: A multi-purpose sports hall with basketball courts, hoops, badminton courts and indoor football. A 20 metre indoor swimming pool. Outdoor tennis courts and multifunctional sports pitch and large grass areas for outdoor activities.

Other: Large quad area and multiple indoor areas suitable for arts and crafts

Accommodation: Multi-bedded standard accommodation



Bus: 1hr 45min to central London
Rail: Direct trains from Petersfield to London Waterloo take approximately 1h 20mins

Bedales School

Farm Court, 72 Church Rd, Steep, Petersfield GU32 2DF, UK

Petersfield Train Station

Petersfield Railway Station, Station Rd, Petersfield GU32 3EE, UK

Central London

50 The Mall, Charing Cross, London SW1A 2DX, UK


The Lodge, High St, Beaulieu, Brockenhurst SO42 7YB, UK

Isle of Wight

21 Pyle St, Newport PO30 1JW, UK

London Heathrow

Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3, Longford, Hounslow TW6 1RU, UK


South Terminal, Perimeter Rd E, Horley, Gatwick RH6 0NP, UK


Terminal, Enterprise House, Bassingbourn Rd, Stansted CM24 1QW, UK

Location guide

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Icon Beaulieu
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Sample Programme

Day 1ArrivalsArrivalsCampus tour and ice-breaker activities
Day 2Placement Test and Lesson 1Walk into Petersfield for local orientation and photo challengeOn-site Activities
Day 3Lesson 2On-site ActivitiesWelcome Disco
Day 4Extended full day to Isle of Wight by coachExtended full day to Isle of Wight by coachExtended full day to Isle of Wight by coach
Day 5Lesson 3Lesson 4On-site Activities
Day 6Lesson 5On-site ActivitiesInternational Evening
Day 7Full day excursion to BeaulieuNational Motor Museum, World of Top Gear, Palace and AbbeyKaraoke/Lip Sync Battle
Day 8On-site ActivitiesLesson 6Disco
Day 9Half day to Winchester by coach with walking tourLesson 7On-site Activities
Day 10On-site ActivitiesLesson 8On-site Activities
Day 11Extended full day to London by trainExtended full day to London by trainExtended full day to London by train
Day 12On-site ActivitiesLesson 9Talent Show
Day 13Lesson 10Half day to Petersfield with academic challengeOn-site Activities
Day 14Optional ExcursionOptional ExcursionOn-site Activities
Day 15DeparturesDeparturesDepartures