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Queen Ethelburga's hold Chapter House Open Morning

Queen Ethelburga's hold Chapter House Open Morning

Published at 12:20pm 18th October 2019. (Updated at 12:23pm 18th October 2019)

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Queen Ethelburga's Collegiate in Thorpe Underwood are holding a Chapter House Open Morning for prospective students to join their independent prep school.

  • The Open Morning welcomes students aged 3 months to ten years old, including early years, infants and juniors.
  • Prospective students are being invited into Chapter House at Thorpe Underwood to speak to staff and current students, take a tour of campus and sample some of the school's award-winning catering.
  • Chapter House was a finalist for the Independent Prep School of the Year 2019 and rated 'excellent' by Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) in February.

The Chapter House Open Morning aims to give prospective students and parents a flavour of what life is like at the independent prep school, with a mixture of different lessons on display.

From cooking and drama to core subjects literacy and numeracy, parents are encouraged to speak to current students and staff during lessons to experience everyday activities at the school.

Chapter House has also been recognised officially for its high standard, rated 'excellent' by the Independent Schools Inspectorate in February and recently making the final of the Independent Prep School of the Year award 2019.

The puzzle club at Chapter House at Queen Ethelburga's Collegiate

Head of Chapter House Karen Kilkenny explains the focus of Chapter House and how it aims to prepare students for the next stages of their education:

"Our aim is to provide the most supportive learning environment for each pupil, so that individuals develop the skills and knowledge they need to thrive and are fully prepared for the challenges and opportunities in the next stage of their education.  

"We are focused on encouraging every one of our pupils to achieve their full potential, whatever their talents and abilities, and we pride ourselves on enabling our children to become confident, independent and enthusiastic members of the QE community.”

Chapter House Prep School and King's Magna Middle School are also gearing up for an Open Day on Saturday 16th November 2019 from 10.30am to 3.00pm, for those who want to experience the amazing facilities and meet the staff.

To find out more about Chapter House at Queen Ethelburga's Collegiate, find them online, on Facebook or give them a call on 01423 33 33 30.

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