New College School A GSG School
- New College School
off Mansfield Road
- Head: Mr Robert Gullifer
- T 01865 285560
- E firstname.lastname@example.org
- W www.newcollegeschool.org
- A mainstream independent school for boys aged from 4 to 13
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Oxfordshire
- Pupils: 158
- Religion: Church of England
- Fees: £9,246- £14,679; Choristers £5,319 pa
- Open days: November and June; Chorister Open Afternoon in June
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- ISI report: View the ISI report
What The Good Schools Guide says..
Put your child's name down by 1 to 2 years for the pre-prep (entry of 16). Boys invited in for a session of play to check that they will be happy. At 7, a further four to six join via 'gentle assessments' in maths, creative writing and reading aloud to head. Sympathetic to relocaters – vital in a place like Oxford. Not terribly...
What the school says...
Situated in a leafy corner of the heart of Oxford, the school has been educating boys since 1379 and supplying choristers for New College's internationally-renowned choir. With traditional academic, cultural and sporting strengths, the school prepares pupils for entry and scholarships to local independent schools and major boarding schools.
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Choir school - substantial scholarships and bursaries usually available for choristers.
What The Good Schools Guide says
Since 2008, Mr Robert Gullifer MA Cantab (50s). Educated at Bristol Grammar School, followed by a choral exhibition at St Catharine’s College, Cambridge (English). Previously head of English and under master at KCS Wimbledon, deputy head at The Dragon and deputy head at Bristol Grammar School. Was delighted to be appointed and is ‘extremely proud of the school and its boys’. Said of his formidable predecessor, ‘I have a different style’: clearly one that’s an improvement and has proved popular with parents. Enthusiastically moving the school forward - has developed Saturday morning music, improved pastoral care, broadened extracurricular activities - ‘so important for the boys to develop lifelong interests’ - and introduced a weekly short service in New College chapel for the school plus parents. Teaches RS to the scholarship class, ie philosophy for...