Thorpe House News

The value of Homework

It is difficult to escape the debate about homework. Not quite as divisive as Brexit, it is nevertheless an issue that puts people into firmly opposed camps, those that are emphatic about the importance of homework and the discipline and routines that it helps establish for a child and those that question its value at…

Headmaster’s welcome

President Teddy Roosevelt said “No-one cares how much you know until they know how much you care”. At Thorpe House the starting point is for every pupil to understand that the motivation of the staff is to support every one of the boys to fulfil their potential and realise the success to which they should all…