Thorpe House News

Year 7 Mathematics trip to Wembley Stadium

The Learning Zone is the name of Wembley Stadium’s state-of-the-art Education facility which provides exciting learning opportunities for young people. It was voted the most innovative learning experience in 2019 at the Global Hospitality Awards. Operating since 2007, this flagship centre is physically based inside the new national stadium and provides a unique, innovative and…

Flash Mob Demonstration

On Tuesday 25th February, the Eco Warriors of Thorpe House School marched in formation to their town of Chalfont St Peter, to perform the school’s first ever ‘flash mob’ event. Their motive was to raise awareness of global ecological issues, including: reducing consumerism, reusing items and recycling paper, card and plastics; to consider ocean pollution…

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…

Thorpe House Restructure 2020

This summer will see the exciting opening of our brand-new multi-purpose hall at Thorpe House School.  As the new hall and ancillary building will create amazing sporting facilities and opportunities for whole school events, as well as three additional classrooms on the upper level, we will be able to restructure our offering.  From April 2020, we will therefore have a Lower, Middle and Upper School. Our original Pre-Prep site will now accommodate Reception to…