Moving Up

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Each year, over 80% of our Year 8 pupils transfer to the Senior School.

We also prepare pupils for other senior and secondary schools, including: 

Brighton College
Lancing College
Ardingly College
Eastbourne College
St Catherine's College

In the last three years pupils have been particularly successful in winning scholarships into the Senior School of their choice: 




Academic: 7 Academic: 5 Academic: 5
All-rounder:2  Sport: 11 Sport: 6
Sport: 11 Art: 1  Sport Exhibition: 5
Art: 4  Drama: 5 Drama: 3 
Drama: 2 Dance: 1  Dance: 3
Dance: 3 Music: 1  
Performing Arts: 2    
Music: 4     


Should you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact the Head of the Prep School. 

Pupil Stories

  • Isaiah, Aged 11

    I love the satisfaction of scoring goals, but the best thing is working as a team – and that’s Bede's really.

    Isaiah, Aged 11 Interviewed in 2016
  • Olivia, Aged 12

    The best thing about this School is that it creates moments when I sit back and think, I really could do anything.

    Olivia, Aged 12 Interviewed in 2014
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