Forces Boarding Package
Independent day & boarding school for boys and girls aged 2 to 18

Forces Boarding Package

We pride ourselves at Ryde on our high levels of pastoral care, family atmosphere and nurturing environment - all of which helps all our boarding families feel secure in the knowledge their child is being well looked after, possibly even more important from those in The Forces and a long way from home. 

Boarding at Ryde encourages pupils to become independent, open-minded and principled thinkers. Family values are at our core and the wellbeing of our boarders is paramount. We encourage all pupils to find a good work/life balance, and be proactive members of a supportive community.

We regularly welcome boarders from forces families, and we are pleased to be able to offer a specific armed forces boarding package (please see below for further details). Please do come and visit us and meet our pupils and staff and we look forward to welcoming you to the boarding family.

The 2023/24 Armed Forces boarding package in brief:

Peace of mind for parents, with no surprise expenses.

Packages for both Prep and Senior pupils include:

Full boarding (includes boarding, meals, laundry and tuition fees)

Costs for compulsory academic school trips and school sports fixture travel

40 single journey Hovertravel or Wightlink Fast Cat tickets per academic year

SENIOR SCHOOL BOARDER: cost to parents £966 per term* **

PREP SCHOOL BOARDER: cost to parents £778 per term* **

*Prices are based on children going home for half-terms and do not include airport transfers

** Prices are based on the current CEA rates and are the parental contributions to be paid per term after the CEA entitlement has been agreed.

13 Different Nationalities
90% of Boarders Stay over the Weekend
No Exeat Weekends
Half-term Stay Options

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