Thorpe House News

Thorpe House swimmer interviews swimming legend, Adrian Moorhouse MBE

At the end of January, we celebrated the launch of the school’s newly covered and renovated 18 metre swimming pool with Seriously FUN Swimming Schools . Olympic gold medal winner Adrian Moorhouse MBE performed the ribbon cutting ceremony and Ellis (Year 11) part of our elite swimming team and a member of the senior performance…

Exciting new cricket partnership for Thorpe!

We are proud to announce a partnership with Chalfont St Peter Cricket Club that will give our pupils the opportunity to further develop both their cricketing skills and their love of the sport at a popular and trusted local club. This season and for successive seasons, CSPCC is looking forward to growing their already thriving…

Newly covered pool means year round swimming for all boys!

Yesterday, we held a joint celebration with Seriously FUN Swimming Schools to launch our newly covered and renovated 18 metre swimming. Despite the freezing temperatures and threat of snow guests included school governors, directors, staff and parents from both Thorpe and Seriously FUN plus the senior Head Boy and a selection of the school’s elite swimmers. The star…

Dangerous Week for Boys 2018

Dangerous Week for Boys isn’t just about fire, big bangs, cool science experiments and creepy crawlies – though it’s one of the reasons we love DW4B – it’s about challenging the boys to try something new, something that perhaps scares them or they don’t think they have the skills to do. For example, sleeping out…