Cranleigh, Repton and Rugby Boarding Houses at Rathkeale College accommodate over 180 students. All year 9 boarders start their time in Rugby House and then move to Cranleigh or Repton, or remain in Rugby from Year 10 onwards.
Special features of Rathkeale College boarding include;
- the obvious presence and involvement of live-in boarding masters, matrons and tutors
- controlled prep times where juniors are monitored by senior students and duty staff
- the availability of the outdoors for activities to interest boys in their leisure time
- flexibility to accommodate school and family needs