Year: 2021

Headmaster’s Notes: Community is the foundation to success

24th September 21

I do hope those parents who we welcomed to our curriculum evenings this week found the sessions helpful in offering you a snapshot of the year ahead as well as seeing your child’s classroom. It is always a pleasure to speak to so many of you on occasions such as these. In this regard, I…

Headmaster’s Notes: The Beauty of Sport

16th September 21

I know I was not alone in the Prince’s Mead community last Saturday in witnessing Emma Raducanu turning the sporting world on its head with her historic win in the US Open tennis championship and, at the same time, exhibiting spontaneous, blissful laughter. There are many ways of trying to measure her accomplishment, but the…

Tatler Schools Guide 2021 – The Powerhouse that is Prince’s Mead

10th September 21

  ‘Life at the small powerhouse that is Prince’s Mead is not about ‘learning for learning’s sake’, explains a parent: there’s a ‘sense of adventure in the ethos’ of the school. Creative Arts are big here, under the direction of a wonderful new Head of Art, and take place in a stunning space lit with…

The End of a story and the beginning of many. 

9th July 21

The End of a story and the beginning of many.  Speech Day is always a special occasion to draw the school community together for one more time and it was a pleasure to celebrate the achievements of all at Prince’s Mead this morning. As schools have navigated the challenges of this year, it has been…

Headmaster’s Notes: Where energy is contagious 

2nd July 21

The pace of life in these final stages of term is certainly increasing and this week has been one that must have exhausted even the most energetic of Prince’s Mead pupils or staff with all that has been going on: Geography field trips to the Isle of Wight, Science excursions to Hillier Gardens, sporting field events,…