We strive for high quality, optimistic and engaging learning

Students watching science experiment

We offer a wide range of opportunities to allow everyone to discover their own unique skillset

Dallam students playing instruments

We promote good mental and physical health

Dallam student playing football

Welcome to Dallam School

Dallam School is a co-educational, state boarding school located on the edge of the stunning Lake District World Heritage Site.  The landscape reflects the personality of our school – a historic, safe and beautiful location with countless opportunities for learning, adventure and fun.     


We pride ourselves on being one of only a few state boarding schools in the UK. 


Our mix of students come from 50+ schools in the north of England plus international students; this gives Dallam School a unique international and inclusive culture where our students can build friendships across the region and the world. 

Our vision and values

Upcoming Events

Tue, 17 May 2022, 8:00pm Tue, 17 May 2022, 4:00pm

HPV vaccinations – Yrs 8 and 9

Thu, 19 May 2022, 4:30pm Thu, 19 May 2022, 7:00pm

Year 9 parents evening

Thu, 26 May 2022, 4:30pm Thu, 26 May 2022, 7:00pm

Year 10 parents evening

Tue, 24 May 2022, 9:00am Fri, 27 May 2022, 11:00am

Inter-house football tournament