Rooms range from single-man (Grade 12s only) to 12-man rooms. Prep forms part of the daily routine which takes place in an air-conditioned prep room and is overseen by a master. The House has a computer room with internet facilities, and TV and recreational areas where boys can relax. Musgrave exeats are allowed in the week, increasing in frequency the older the boys are.
Three home cooked meals are provided daily for the boys. Their needs are well taken care of by the live in Housemasters and the House Mother. The House has a well equipped sick bay. Laundry and cleaning services are contracted out to private companies.
The staff team of Blackmore House include:
- The Superintendent
- Senior Housemaster
- Ten Housemasters
- The House Mother
Parental involvement is an essential part of the House, with an active Blackmore’s Council. This committee contributes towards policy decisions, social functions and upgrading of facilities and equipment.