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Has access to some of the senior school’s teaching facilities and fabulous outdoor spaces – rolling greenery as far as the eye can see. Additionally, there is a lovely adventure playground exclusively for the juniors. As the head remarked, ‘We have the strength of a junior school and the resources of a senior school.' All the parents who contacted us praised the activities on offer, calling them ‘fantastic’, ‘outstanding’ and ‘superb’. Sport is taken very seriously...

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All-through school (for example 3-18 years). - An all-through school covers junior and senior education. It may start at 3 or 4, or later, and continue through to 16 or 18. Some all-through schools set exams at 11 or 13 that pupils must pass to move on.



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Headmaster of the junior school

Since 2014, Matthew Robinson (40s), previously deputy head. BA from Plymouth, MA from Surrey, QTS from Institute of Education, MEd from Buckingham. Has also taught (English, Latin and humanities) at Cranleigh Prep, King's College Wimbledon and, mostly recently, at Junior King's School Canterbury. Amiable and approachable, but not a man to let grass grow under his feet: has been boarding tutor and coached football, rugby, hockey, cricket and golf as well as directing various school plays and editing school magazines. Married to Victoria, also a teacher; they have four children while also finding time to go to the theatre, walk, play golf and squash and listen to music. Highly rated by parents, who called him ‘an excellent leader, very open to feedback and discussion but making his own views clear.’



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Special Education Needs

Nov 09.

Condition Provision for in school
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Aspergers Y
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders Y
CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia
English as an additional language (EAL)
Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory
Has SEN unit or class
HI - Hearing Impairment
Hospital School
Mental health
MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty
MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment
Natspec Specialist Colleges
OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability
Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty
PD - Physical Disability
PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty
SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health
SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication
SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty
Special facilities for Visually Impaired
SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty
VI - Visual Impairment

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