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Denstone College Prep School at Smallwood Manor celebrates Inspection Results

Denstone College Prep School was given an “excellent” rating for the quality of the pupils’ personal development, in an Independent Schools Inspectorate report undertaken last term.

Pupils at Denstone College Preparatory School are ‘exceptionally kind, caring and respectful and make good progress because teachers help them to focus on their next steps in learning by knowing […]

The Fourth National School Chaplaincy Conference

Liverpool Hope University
Hope Park Campus
Wednesday, 21 – Friday, 23 June 2017

Keynote speakers include:
• Dr Paula Gooder (Theologian in Residence, the Bible Society)
• Professor Gerald Pillay (Vice Chancellor, Liverpool Hope University)
• Jan Graffius (Curator, Stonyhurst College)
• Professor Robert Beckford (Canterbury Christ Church University)
• Nigel […]

Woodard Musician of the Year Finals

Thirty three students from seventeen different Woodard schools took part in the finals of Woodard Musician of the Year 2017 at The Elgar Hall University of Birmingham on Saturday, 6 May. The performances were to a very high standard and much enjoyed by all those present.

The panel of judges was led by the musical legend […]

Jeremy Snape opens new cricket facilities at Denstone College

Denstone College was delighted to welcome back Old Denstonian, Jeremy Snape and his family on Saturday 6 May. Jeremy spent a morning at the College to open the new cricket facilities which include a state of the art all weather facility and new nets. A member of the College from 1987 until 1991, Jeremy played […]

Ellesmere College Students make Top 15 in Cambridge University Challenge

Mak Graczyk and Victor Zhao from Ellesmere College have learned they are two of the top young computer programmers in the country after securing a place in the finals of a prestigious nationwide competition. They finished in the top 15 competitors at the British Informatics Olympiad (BIO), which is open to students aged under 19 […]

King’s College Girls retain Football Cup

King’s College, Taunton set a new record when they won the Independent Schools’ Football Association (ISFA) Girls’ Under 18 eleven-a-side cup by beating ACS International School Cobham 9-1 in the final at the home of Thame United last week.

King’s became the first team in the history of the competition to retain this national title. In […]

Former Denstone College School Captain in Fundraising Bid

Former Captain of School Will Morgan from Denstone is currently fundraising £3,000 (at the very minimum) through challenging himself to at least one physically and mentally demanding task per month. This is as a precursor to a stint in Bangladesh with Voluntary Services Overseas (VSO), an organisation which believes that individuals can make a real […]

Ardingly College and Prep School Open Mornings

Saturday, 6 May 2017
Senior School and Sixth Open Morning (School Year 9+)

Bank Holiday Monday, 1 May 2017
Prep School Open Morning (School Years 3-8) 9.15 am

Bank Holiday Monday, 1 May 2017
Nursery and Pre-Prep Open Morning (Pre-Nursery to year 2) 10.45 am

If you would like to attend an Open Morning please contact the Registrar on: 01444 893000 […]

Denstone College Announces New Headmaster

After a rigorous selection process, the Chairman and governors of Denstone College are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Miles Norris to be Headmaster with effect from September 2018. Miles will succeed David Derbyshire, who has led the College with distinction since 1997. Currently Second Master at the College, Miles is in a unique […]

Lee Bolton Monier-Williams: 6th Annual Schools Conference – 10 May 2017

Lee Bolton Monier-Williams invites you to their Schools Conference.  The theme is “Evolution not revolution – independent and maintained schools, academies, colleges and universities seeking success together”

A day conference at the Vintners’ Hall, London.  Click here for the programme.

The cost is £125 + VAT for the first delegate, £250 + VAT for three from the same […]