Inspection & Awards
The School achieved ‘Excellence’ in a wide range of areas following our 2015 inspection by the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) and we were awarded the rare ‘Exceptional’ grade for the Choristers and the quality and provision of ensemble music.
We also achieved ‘Excellence’ in Personal Development, Welfare, Health & Safety, Boarding, Governance, Pastoral Care, and Social, Moral, Spiritual and Cultural Development. A significant number of lessons were also judged to be excellent.
"The pupils' personal development is excellent."
"They receive excellent care & support which enables them to be confident, caring & articulate." Latest ISI Inspection Report
2017 Scholarship & Award Success
Nearly 70% of our Year 8 Leavers achieved scholarships across all disciplines. A large number of Music Scholarships were achieved, along with other scholarships and awards including Outstanding Talent, Sport, Art and Drama.
Senior school destinations include Harrow, Sherborne Girls, Bryanston, Hurstpierpoint, Brighton College, Seaford College and Lancing College.
Head Master, Tim Cannell, said: “Well done to everyone concerned – the results are a testament to the hard work of the pupils, their families and our staff. I am so pleased. It has been another great scholarship year for our Year 8 Leavers and we wish them well in their next schools.”
|Brighton College||1 Music|
|Harrow||1 Outstanding Talent|
|Lancing College||2 Music|
|Seaford College||2 Art, 1 Drama, 2 Music & 1 Sport|
|Sherborne Girls||1 Music|
Take a look at our 2016 Awards
|Brighton College||1 Millennium All-Rounder|
|Lancing College||1 Music|
|Portsmouth Grammar||1 Academic, 1 All-Rounder, 2 Music, 1 Music Award & 1 Sport|
|Seaford College||1 Drama & 1 Music|
Let's go back to 2015
|Ardingly College||1 Music|
|Brighton College||1 Academic & 1 Chess|
|Eton College||1 Music & 1 Academic (2017)|
|Lancing College||2 Head Master’s Awards & 1 Music|
|Portsmouth Grammar||2 Head Master’s Awards & 1 Music|
|Portsmouth High||1 Headmistress Award|
|Seaford College||1 Art|
|Tonbridge||1 Music & 1 Choral|
What happened in 2014?
|Ardingly College||1 Music & 1 All Rounder|
|Bryanston School||1 Music|
|Cranleigh School||1 Academic & 3 Music|
|Eltham College||1 Music & 1 Academic|
|Lancing College||1 Sport|
|Portsmouth Grammar School||3 Academic, 1 Music, 1 Foundation, 1 Governors' Presentation Award Overall Achievement & 1 Governors' Presentation Award for English|
|Portsmouth High||1 Music & 1 Headmistress Award for English|