Welcome to the Rushmoor School website.

We hope you will find the site useful and of interest in finding the right education for your son or daughter. It can be no substitute, however, for a personal visit of the school, giving an insight into school life and the unique ethos of Rushmoor. Please contact the Admissions Secretary to arrange a personal tour with the Principal. 

We appreciate the importance you attach to selecting the best independent school for your son or daughter; childhood is something which can be experienced only once. With this in mind, and the belief that children learn best when they feel happy and secure, we aim to develop in our pupils a lifelong interest in learning - one which encompasses the full range of intellectual, cultural, artistic and sporting achievements of our society.

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Half Term: 
Sat 13th Feb

Half Term End: 
Sun 21st Feb


Rushmoor Student Council
Rushmoor Student Council
Children in Need raised £814. Thank you!
Children in Need raised £814. Thank you!
Y5 DT Lesson
Y5 DT Lesson
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About Rushmoor School in Bedford THE SCHOOL
Rushmoor School moved from London to Shakespeare Road, Bedford in 1918. It was privately owned and educated children in the age range from eight to thirteen. In 1965, the owner announced her retirement and the closure of the School. At this time, a group of parents and friends persuaded her to..

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Rushmoor School in Bedford is on Facebook FaceBook Wall
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Future Events

Rushmoor & St Andrews Ladies Night Friday 4 March 2016 7.30 pm

Rushmoor & St Andrews Family BBQ - Friday 20 May 2016 - 5.30 pm

Summer Fete - Saturday 25 June 2016 - 11.00 am


The PTFA exists as the social and fund-raising arm of the school's activities.

We organise different social events throughout the year, trying to involve as many children and parents as possible in events such as fetes, feature evenings, sporting events etc..

We are a group of volunteers, parents looking to be innovative and find new ways to support the children and the school.

In the last year, there have been a number of significant purchases, most recent being numerous cleverboards.

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