Headmaster’s Newsletter – 28 February 2020

Dear Parents, This week Founders’ Hall has resounded to flutes, oboes, bassoons, clarinets, saxophones, trumpets, trombones, euphoniums and massed cellos over four evenings of Showcases with over 120 performers taking part. The importance of our showcases is that every pupil has a chance to perform, whether a quite early beginner or one of… Read more »

Headmaster’s Newsletter – 14 February 2020

Dear Parents, In recent years we have seen an increasing interest in boarding schools. With this in mind we have arranged a presentation in Founders’ Hall on Thursday, 5 March at 6pm by Richard Cairns, the Headmaster of Brighton College, on modern boarding. Brighton is a co-ed school so he will be… Read more »

A return to full co-educational teaching in all year groups

Dear Parents, You may be aware of the changes that are taking place with the Common Entrance Examination particularly to boys’ secondary schools. There are an increasing number of boys’ schools requiring an entrance test at age 11 for entry at 13. Equally a growing number of girls’ schools (led… Read more »