Highfield School A GSG School
- Highfield School
- Head: Mr Evitt
- T 01428 728000
- F 01428 728001
- E email@example.com
- W www.highfieldschool.org.uk
- A mainstream independent school for pupils aged from 3 to 13
- Boarding: Yes
- Local authority: West Sussex
- Pupils: 265
- Religion: Church of England
- Fees: Day £10,500- £20,295; Boarding £22,410 - £24,600 pa
- Open days: One Saturday in February, May and September
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- ISI report: View the ISI report
- Linked schools: Brookham School
What The Good Schools Guide says..
Picturesque brickwork casts early morning shadows on a sea of green, pitches everywhere, side order of bluebell-carpeted woodland (provides fuel for new biomass boiler as well as home for achingly on-trend forest classroom), all 175 acres well-used by mothers who ‘turn up in their lycra and...
What the school says...
Less than 1 hour out of London, Highfield is a successful and happy co-ed prep school in 175 acres of beautiful countryside on the Surrey/Sussex/Hampshire borders offering both day and boarding. The only real way to get a sense of the Highfield magic is to visit. Please contact the Admissions Registrar or come to an open day. ...Read more
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What The Good Schools Guide says
Since 1999, Mr Phillip Evitt, MA (Cambridge) and previously head of history at Dulwich College (50s). Brainy, articulate and a dead ringer for Tony Blair in his glory days, reckon a fair few parents (particularly the mums), some staff and probably pupils too, if able to connect with dim and distant political past.
Personable (head, that is – we can’t comment on T Blair) with smile, voice, animation and epic hand gestures to the fore, but very much his own man. Attractively self-deprecating - ‘It’s very sweet of you,’ he says when complimented. Emphatically not a spin doctor, he’s ‘totally genuine’ thought a parent (coal-effect gas fire in his study was only non-authentic accessory) .
He’s good with the ‘pushy, intelligent, successful parents,’ says a dad and...
Special Education Needs
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder|
|Aspergers Syndrome [archived]|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders [archived]|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|Delicate Medical Problems [archived]|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory|
|Has SEN unit or class||Y|
|HI - Hearing Impairment|
|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|