Category Boarding

Scarborough College – The New Year of Boarding 2016

October Half-Term 2016 What an amazing start to the school year.  We have been blessed with a wonderful group of pupils from all over the world who are here to learn and have fun.  The boarding community has been extremely busy this half term with sport, trips and academic challenges. Our boarder’s welcome weekend included […]

Welcome back!

Welcome back to all our boarders.  All year groups have a busy term ahead of them, starting off with Year 13 mock IB exams and the school production of The Wizard of Oz in the next few weeks. Please check back soon on the Blog, Facebook and Twitter to see what the boarders have planned for […]

Paint-balling in Dalby forest

On Saturday 12, a very cold October morning, the other boarders and I set off to Dalby Forest with Mrs Thomas and Mr Robinson, for an action packed day of paint-balling.  All the boarders and I really enjoyed the paint-balling that took place last year and we were all very excited to get to go […]

Swimming then climbing… another busy weekend for our boarders

  On Sunday, 7 September, the boarders went on a trip to York. We were given a choice of  either going shopping at Monks Cross Shopping Centre or swimming at Water World, with its three slides, wave pool and jacuzzi. After the first fun activity we were taken to the indoor climbing centre, Red Goat Climbing […]

Boarders Welcome Weekend 2014

Just a few photos from this weekend of our very busy boarders!

Welcome Back

As all the boarders have returned after the half term holidays and we are into the final 5 weeks, which are going to flyby. We have many boarders trips left this term from the Stream train to Flamingo land, to Sports on the beach and of course the end of year BBQ. So watch this […]

Castle Howard

Castle Howard is one of the greatest castles I have seen, the green grass, all around it, its majestic features, the history behind it, the misfortunes around it, is just magnificent. As boarders we took a trip to Castle Howard, and we were shown England’s capability of building, such a classy, and historical castle, that […]

Boaders “sweet” experience!

This year’s bank holiday Mrs Thomas took some of the Willersley Girls to the Rock Factory in Bridlington. What could have been better than getting out of the mini bus and smell caramel and chocolate?  The high expectations all of us had were totally forgotten about after we were allowed to try all the sweets. […]

Blog under review…….please bear with us

We are currently reviewing our Blog site…… we are also launching a new website soon at and this will become our dedicated Boarding Blog! Please come back and visit us soon.

Boarding Schools Back in Vogue

A link from the Daily Telegraph Education section, telling us what we already knew, that boarding is back ‘in vogue’, especially with the rise of flexi-boarding  for 16-18 year olds, who use boarding as an opportunity to bridge the gap between home and university life.  Did you know that Scarborough College offers flexi-boarding for students […]