Abberley Hall

Abberley Hall is a happy and vibrant independent boarding and day school for children aged 2-13 years in Worcestershire.

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    Abberley Hall

    Ultimately, we provide each and every child with the best possible start in life.  Abberley pupils enjoy a magical childhood and grow towards becoming likeable, confident and rounded individuals with a zest for life.  We believe that childhood is precious and that children shouldn’t grow up too soon.

    Category: Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory

    Pupils: Co-Education

    Type: Boarding and Day

    Religious Affiliation: Christian

    Roll: 83 Boys / / 79 Girls

    Day pupils: 99

    Boarder Number: 58

    Age Range: 2-13 Years

    Founded: 1916

    Location Description

    Abberley Hall is very lucky to have grounds of over ninety acres, much of which is natural, wild woodland, in rural Worcestershire. The school is located between the villages of Abberley and Great Witley in the Worcestershire countryside, within easy reach of Worcester, Hereford, Kidderminster, Ludlow and Birmingham.

    School Contact Details

    Headteacher: Mr Jonnie Besley

    Contact for enquiries:Mrs Kirsty Falzon, Registrar

    Worcester, Worcestershire, WR6 6DD

    Tel: General Enquiries: 01299 896275 Admissions: 01299 891814



    We have incredible facilities including 90 acres of outdoor space, with cricket nets, sports pitches, newly refurbished all weather sports pitch, swimming pool, indoor gym, shooting range, tennis courts, ricochet court, outdoor activity play areas, treehouse classroom, outdoor education areas with firepits, pizza oven and trail.  There are also riding stables, equestrian all weather arena and a large chicken coop.

    Indoor classrooms include IT suites, science labs, Language Centre, Learning Support Department, Design and Technology classroom and Workshop, extensive Art and Ceramic studios, libraries around the school, a large theatre and chapel.

    There are separate Nursery facilities and play areas.

    We welcome full, weekly and part-time boarders as well as day children who are able to benefit from flexible wrap-around care in the mornings and evenings.


    We offer 11+ Scholarships. Our Year 8 pupils also gain a variety of scholarships to top independent schools across the country each year.

    Entrance Requirements

    We are a non-selective school and ask pupils to come in to meet with us as a starting point.



    Day fees. Reception – Year 8: £3,190 – £6,200 per term.

    Boarding fees. Year 3 – Year 8: £6.080 – £8,200 per term.


    Tatler 2020 Guide

    Featured in the Good Schools Guide

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    All visits are welcome, please contact the school

    Open Day: Saturday 11 Jun 2022 -

    We are delighted to be able to welcome families back to visit Abberley. You will be able to tour the school, meet the Headmaster and many other members of staff and find out what makes the Abberley Adventure so exciting.

    For details, please contact  or tel 01299 891814.


    If you are unable to reach us in person, we also offer 1:1 Zoom calls with our Headmaster. To book a personal visit or a Zoom call, please contact Head of Admissions, Mrs Kirsty Falzon, at or 01299 891 814 who will organise this at your convenience.


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      It has been another incredible year for Scholarship success at Abberley Hall with an incredible 48 Scholarships and Exhibitions awarded to our Top Year Pupils. Out of a year group of 42 pupils this is an incredible achievement. Some pupils were awarded multiple awards from different schools with many achieving scholarships in two different disciplines....

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