Thorpe House News

Brand New Learning Garden 

  We are delighted with our beautiful ‘Learning Garden’ in the Pre-Prep area of Lower School. It facilitates the all-important ‘learning through play’ essential to boys in Early Years.   All areas of learning are addressed to inspire curiosity in our smallest boys. The boys love making perfect tunes on the giant percussion instruments, hand-made by…

Quiz National Championships 2020

With more than 400,000 Key Stage 2 children taking part each year, the Quiz National Championships are the largest Inter-School competitions in the country. Momentous events in history, geography, art, music and literature, science, cultures from around the world, current affairs and world knowledge all feature in the quizzes and help to broaden the children’s…

U9s Football

This Saturday the U9s A and B team competed in the annual Year 4 St Bernard’s tournament. The boys were competing against some great schools. As ever the tournament was well run and it was great to see so many boys and girls playing excellent football. Although Thorpe did not win the tournament, they played…