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Though by its own admission an academically selective school, academics are not the be-all and end-all here. Parents seem happy with the academic offer and the fact that it’s ‘not just about grades – no-one is made to feel stupid,’ as one mother put it. Nobody could describe the place as a hothouse and no-one wants one, yet the school appears to...

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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.

Choir school - substantial scholarships and bursaries usually available for choristers.

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Equestrian centre or equestrian team - school has own equestrian centre or an equestrian team.

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Headmaster

Since 2019, Eugene du Toit MA MBA (late 40s). Born in Zimbabwe but educated in South Africa, Mr du Toit (rhymes with boy) moved to London after completing his degrees in business economics at the University of the Witwatersrand and educational leadership at UCL. Despite the high number of teachers in his family - and the fact that he has the equivalent of a PGCE and even spent a year teaching at a notable school in Johannesburg - he resisted the siren call of a career in education, instead joining PWC as a management consultant in expat remuneration. Until, that is, the call became too strong. Good fortune led him to join the staff at St Paul’s, where for 14 years he taught economics, coached rugby and athletics and rose to become an undermaster,...

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