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‘It is a kind, gentle school, which has a certain magic that raises the children’s game and gives them the confidence to aim high,’ said a parent. Lots of outdoor learning for the younger children such as drawing on the garden paths and outdoor phonics lessons. It is an arty, creative area and not many parents go to work in a suit...

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What the school says...

Formerly Mowden School, Lancing Prep Hove joined the Lancing College family of schools in 2002, when it also became co-educational.
We aim to offer every child the opportunities to achieve their potential within a broad and varied curriculum. Whilst ensuring that each child achieves their very best academically, we believe there is much more to be found than academia alone.
Central to our ethos is the idea that all pupils have at least one co-curricular area in which they can excel, and to that end we place great importance on the teaching of Art, Drama, Music and Sport alongside those subjects you would expect to find in the National Curriculum.
Whilst we are proud of our traditions, we are also a forward-thinking school, looking to build upon our past successes to achieve even greater heights in the future. By the time our pupils leave, they will have acquired a confidence and a self-belief, together with a set of values that will remain with them throughout their lives.
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Head Mistress

Since 2016, Kirsty Keep BEd. Educated at Bournemouth School for Girls and Homerton College, Cambridge where she gained her BEd. She started her career teaching English at Edge Grove and was promoted to senior mistress with a remit to integrate the newly arrived girls into what had been a boys’ school. She then spent 11 years as head of the lower school at Downsend Prep in Surrey before moving to Lancing Prep at Hove. She and her husband Ed grew up together in Bournemouth and both taught at Downsend; he now teaches maths here and they have a daughter in the pre-prep, so a real family affair.

She is the first female head in the history of the school, and says she has the best of both worlds as...

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