Distinguished Jesuit boarding school, steeped in history and set in beautiful surroundings. The magnificent buildings are set in a 2,000 acre estate, most of which is farmed. Some parts of the school are truly splendid; huge staircases, wood panelling, polished stone, works of art, brimming with history and tradition.
Music and arts play an important part in Stonyhurst life. Opportunities in musical development are available through the orchestras, a concert band, chamber groups and choirs. Several music groups have toured overseas in the past year. This school attaches particular importance to emotional and spiritual development as well as academic excellence.
A ‘sport for all’ policy. Stonyhurst has a national reputation for its sporting achievements, with many former pupils representing their country at international level.
Outdoor pursuits in abundance.
Stonyhurst has a strong sense of family and a genuine concern for the individual pervades.