A leading co-educational day & boarding School in Farnham near Alton - with nearly 370 pupils aged 2-13.


We are situated just outside Farnham, Surrey in 50 acres of countryside.

Edgeborough is an exemplary independent school located near Hampshire and Southampton, providing a prestigious learning experience to help students aged between 2 & 13 reach their highest potential. Pupils who join us will benefit from an enriching environment that enables them not just to achieve academically, but also encourages creativity and new ways of thinking.

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Why Edgeborough School?

 Edgeborough is a wonderful private school in Surrey, providing an outstanding learning experience for anyone seeking educational opportunities close to home. The close proximity to Hampshire allows pupils to remain close to home or near to their preferred location. Whether your child is starting pre-school or transitioning into college, Edgeborough can provide them with the top notch education they need to set them up for success.


Situated in 50 acres of beautiful countryside just outside Farnham, Surrey, the stunning grounds enhance the education that we are able to provide at Edgeborough. Excellent pastoral care is at the heart of everything we do, encouraging pupils to develop self-confidence, independence and creativity. With an emphasis on a happy, family atmosphere, Edgeborough fosters all round development and a balanced, first class education.


Excellent educational opportunities at Edgeborough enable pupils to regularly gain scholarships to prestigious senior schools. An outstanding, enthusiastic team of experienced, specialist teachers enrich the curriculum within classrooms equipped with modern technology.


Small class sizes ensure that each child’s progress is recognised and encouraged. A strong emphasis is placed on thinking and questioning skills and pupils are taught how to learn independently and as part of a team. We ensure that your children are well prepared for the exciting challenges they will face at one of the many excellent day and boarding senior schools available both locally and nationally.


A range of extra-curricular activities and clubs provide the opportunity for teachers to nurture and develop pupils’ self-esteem. Our vast outdoor space is ripe for discovering and is a constant source of enjoyment for pupils. The specialist facilities help make learning fun; enriching the academic, social and cultural aspects of school life:

Stunning grounds
Impressive indoor theatre
Art studio with kiln
Thriving and energetic music department
Dance studio
Two science labs
Well-equipped design and technology workshop
Cheerful libraries
Fully-resourced ICT suite
Cookery room


Edgeborough fields teams in football, netball, rugby, hockey, cricket, cross country, swimming, tennis and lacrosse. Teams regularly qualify for the Schools National Finals to play alongside the top schools in the country. The committed sports staff are supported by an impressive range of facilities and resources:

Sports hall
Swimming pool
All weather hockey pitches
Indoor & outdoor tennis courts and
Climbing wall
Extensive playing fields
Indoor cricket net

How to Find Us - as an Independent School near Alton, Edgeborough School is based in Farnham




Edgeborough is located just outside the beautiful historic market town of Farnham. Conveniently positioned on the A287 which links Haslemere and Farnham and only 30 minutes from Godalming and Alton and 45 minutes from Guildford with London Waterloo to Farnham is less than 60 minutes. For those looking for a private school within easy reach of Hampshire and Southampton, this is the ideal choice.

Amongst Alton Schools, Edgeborough is a firm choice for pupils within Hampshire & Farnham

A popular choice among parents in the Alton area is Edgeborough School, located in nearby Farnham. This prestigious independent preparatory school is renowned for its outstanding academic achievements and comprehensive extracurricular programs. Edgeborough School provides a supportive and stimulating environment for children aged 2 to 13, focusing on individual strengths and fostering a love of learning. With excellent facilities, including state-of-the-art classrooms, sports fields, and creative arts studios, Edgeborough offers a balanced education that encourages both intellectual and personal growth. Its commitment to nurturing confident, well-rounded individuals makes it a preferred choice for families seeking top-tier education in the region.

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