Meet The New Head Of The Oratory Prep School

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Andrew De Silva will be joining The Oratory Prep School in Goring Heath as Head from September 2022 Can you offer us a potted history of The Oratory Prep School? Upon entering the grounds and seeing the historic buildings, one may assume that the school has been on the site for a considerable period of […]

Caroline Townshend Joins Crosfields School As New Head

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Caroline Townshend has been appointed as the new Head of Crosfields School, taking up her position from April 2023. We speak to Caroline Townshend, who will be the first female Head in Crosfields history As a leading co-educational school in Berkshire, the appointment of Caroline Townshend demonstrates Crosfields School’s commitment to providing a broad and […]

Berkhamsted Schools Group Report A Successful End To 2021

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As we welcome in 2022, Berkhamsted Schools Group have plenty to build on after a host of success stories at the tail end of 2021 National School Awards 2021 – Leadership Team of the Year for Berkhamsted The National Schools Awards were held on 8 December at the House of Lords, introduced by Baroness Barran, […]

Tips On How To Navigate School Open Days


With real life open days back on, Sue Laidlaw offers some valuable advice about the dos and don’ts when parents are invited in past the school gates You’ve done your homework: looked at websites, made a rather long shortlist and, where required, booked your places for the round of Autumn Term Open Day events. So […]

Looking At 100 Years Of Highfield Prep School In Berkshire

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We meet up with Joanna Leach, head at Highfield Preparatory School in Maidenhead, to discuss girls’ education and why now is the right time to extend provisions to boys Can you offer an overview of the history of Highfield Prep… Highfield Preparatory School has been on the same site since 1918, and is steeped in […]

How LVS Ascot School In Berkshire Dealt With A Year In Lockdown

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We speak to Christine Cunniffe, principal at LVS Ascot in Berkshire, about a year like no other Before we begin, could you give us a brief overview of the school… LVS Ascot is an all-ability, independent day and boarding school for boys and girls, aged 4 to 18. Our engaging teaching and co-curricular activities are […]