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
2016 Scholarship & Award Success
Every year, our Year 8 Leavers achieve a wide range of Scholarships and Awards to prestigious senior schools.
Recognised as a centre of musical excellence, a large number of Music Scholarships were achieved in 2016 and other awards included Sport and Drama. Overall, 73% of our Year 8 Leavers in 2016 achieved a range of scholarships and awards. Senior school destinations included Bedales, Portsmouth Grammar School, Lancing College, Seaford College and Worth.
The 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.”
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|
|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|