Thorpe House School was founded in 1923 as a traditional boys’ prep school. The school opened on a site in The Queensway, just behind where main school is now.
In September, Charles Edward Averill takes over as proprietor and Headmaster.
In September, Charles Maurice Averill retires as Headmaster but stays on as Bursar. Leighton Brunt is appointed as the new Headmaster.
September sees Thorpe House School become a Charitable Educational Trust, but Kingscote remains a proprietorial school.
In April, Anthony Lock is appointed Headmaster at Thorpe House.
In January, Natasha Doran is appointed Head of Pre-Prep. In August, Thorpe House successfully purchases the field surrounding the Pre-Prep Department, securing it for future generations of Thorpe House boys to use. Anthony Lock retires as Headmaster and Terence Ayres is appointed Headmaster until July 2019.
In September 2019, Nicholas Pietrek was appointed new Headmaster of Thorpe House School. His vision for the school will be an exciting time for Thorpe House.