Education & Family
by Aspect County

Kents Exceptional Yet Affordable Boarding School

Offers high-quality, all-round education with an academic edge, and excellent pastoral support, The Duke of York’s Royal Military School is a boarding school you should consider. With exceptional academic provision, wrap-around care, and facilities to rival others, the school provides a constant home-from-home to its students, affectionately known as Dukies. From the moment you enter the 150-acre Kentish parkland estate, you will be amazed at the facilities on offer and the breadth of opportunities students can access. 

DOYRMS Military Band

Each student is guided to be the best they can be – the school provide outstanding opportunities be it in the classroom, on the sports field, on stage or during parades. The student-centred approach with a family feel nurtures the skills required to be competitive and confident – supporting, advising, and guiding students on their chosen paths.

DOYRMS Boarding

Students also benefit from superb teachers who encourage students to achieve academically, this is seen by fantastic progress figures with students achieving nearly a whole grade higher than the grade they were predicted following their Key Stage 2 results.

The Duke of York’s Royal Military School is open to all 11 – 18-year-olds and offers an affordable option for parents looking for a full-boarding environment, with inclusive termly fees of just £6,320. The school has Saturday morning lessons and co-curricular activities throughout the week and Saturday afternoons. The school also offers a scholarship programme in academics and sport.


Being a Dukie is an amazing credential to have, and if the opportunities are taken, students will thrive, leaving the school with elevated grades, friends for life, and the essential Dukie Values that embody the schools 220 years of heritage – looking forward with confidence, looking back with pride.