North of England Private Schools Independent schools in the North of England Search for private prep and senior schools from across the North East, North West, Yorkshire and the Humber, including Cheshire, County Durham, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Merseyside, Northumberland, Tyne & Wear and Yorkshire. Cheshire Discover independent schools in Cheshire around around Wilmslow, Alderley Edge, Chester, Stockport and Northwich. County Durham Discover independent schools in County Durham around Barnard Castle and Durham. Cumbria Discover independent schools in Cumbria around Penrith, Sedbergh, Carlisle and Windermere. Greater Manchester Discover independent schools in Greater Manchester around Altrincham, Oldham, Bolton, and Manchester. Lancashire Discover independent schools in Lancashire around Preston, Clitheroe, Lytham St Annes, Fleetwood and Blackburn. Merseyside Discover independent schools in Merseyside around Birkenhead and Liverpool. Tyne & Wear Discover independent schools in Tyne & Wear plus further afield in Northumberland. Yorkshire Discover independent schools in Yorkshire around Leeds, York, Sheffield, Harrogate, and Scarborough. Bromsgrove School Coed · Pre-Prep/Prep/Senior · Day/Boarding · Worcestershire St Peter's School York Coed · Pre-Prep/Prep/Senior · Day/Boarding · Yorkshire Oakham School Coed · Senior · Day/Boarding · Rutland Featured schools in the North of England Scroll right to see all the details about the schools below, including size and type. St Peter's School York Pre-Prep Prep Senior Coed Day Boarding Over 1,000 pupils Withington Girls' School Prep Senior Girls Day 700 to 1,000 pupils Featured news from schools in the North of England St Peter's pupils receive award of Arkwright Scholar 01/11/22: Two pupils at St Peter's York have received the prestigious award of Arkwright Scholar. The engineering scholarships aim to identify, inspire and nurture future leaders in Engineering. St Peter's York scoops 17 Golds at World School Swimming Championships 16/06/22: St Peter’s School York Swim Team were awarded over 50 medals, including 17 Gold, at the World School Swimming Championships, held at The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London. Withington Girls' complete 10-year development plan 11/05/22: Withington Girls’ School officially opened its extended and completely refurbished dining facilities recently. The new building marks the final strand of a 10-year school development plan. Gold Award for Bolton School concert band 29/04/22: Bolton School's Senior School Concert Band was delighted to receive a Gold Award at the recent National Concert Band Festival whilst its percussion section also received an Outstanding Performance Award. Bolton School provides four GB U19 Water Polo Players 22/04/22: Two current Y13 students at Bolton School, Harry and James, along with two students who left last summer, Daniel and Tom, joined the GB U19 water polo squad last week for the LEN Euro Championships’ Qualifiers. Withington pupil represents England 20/04/22: Withington Girls’ School Year 13 pupil, Charlie, was selected by England Lacrosse to represent England at home and abroad on the Under 19 team.