Thorpe House News

Dangerous Week for Boys!

Last week and as part of our commitment to ‘boy centred learning’, staff and boys took part in a brand-new Thorpe initiative, Dangerous Week for Boys. The week was dedicated to finding new and exciting ways to engage boys with learning and in doing so, encourage them to get out of their comfort zone and…

James Mullally, musician and former Thorpe House ‘lifer’!

James Mullally is a talented musician and former Thorpe House School ‘lifer’ who joined the school’s Reception class in 2001 before leaving at the end of Year 11 in 2013. To date, he has released three singles with his fourth, ‘Like the Old Days’ coming out on Friday (October 7th 2016). Notable successes so far…

The Force is strong at Thorpe House!

Thorpe House enjoyed a day of Star Wars fun yesterday in celebration of May the Fourth Be With You, an unofficial holiday celebrating the George Lucas film franchise.  Mr Ayres, who has been a fan of the films since he was a boy, saw it as an exciting opportunity to get the boys excited about learning: ‘To…

Royal College of Music workshop

Thorpe House boys love to learn interactively so when offered the opportunity to spend a very noisy and exciting day with the Royal College of Music learning all about percussion instruments and music, they couldn’t wait! The RCM is a prestigious music conservatoire recently voted by The Guardian newspaper as the number one university to…