Skip to main content

What says..

Parents are impressed by the way that the curriculum is woven through so many different activities. One said, ’They learn about the First World War by getting actors in to dig out trenches. Then they had the history lesson in a trench. It doesn't get any more immersive than that.’ Yearly day trip to Hunstanton. ‘The whole school goes, the cooks, everybody. They go on buses and have fish and chips on the beach...

Read review »

Do you know this school?

The schools we choose, and what we say about them, are founded on parents’ views. If you know this school, please share your views with us.

Please login to post a comment.

What The Good Schools Guide says


Since 2007, Robin Lee. He greets us in reception with a friendly smile, comfortably dressed in a bright blue jumper and khaki chinos. Married with six daughters - five of them teachers, or in teacher training, which leads to some lively family conversations. ‘My career plan was always a nice university department by the sea; that’s what I wanted, to teach teachers. I like boats, you see,’ he says. Life didn’t turn out like that. He trained as a geography and PE teacher, taught in several SEBD schools and spent 15 years as head at the Grange Therapeutic School before buying the site for Wilds Lodge in 2006 to start his own school. Former Ofsted inspector and sets high standards — since the school opened in 2007, all three Ofsted reports have been outstanding.<br...

Subscribe now for instant access to read The Good Schools Guide review.

Already subscribed? Login here.

Please note: Independent schools frequently offer IGCSEs or other qualifications alongside or as an alternative to GCSE. The DfE does not record performance data for these exams so independent school GCSE data is frequently misleading; parents should check the results with the schools.

Who came from where

Who goes where

Special Education Needs

Subscribe for instant access to in-depth reviews:

☑ 30,000 Independent, state and special schools in our parent-friendly interactive directory
☑ Instant access to in-depth UK school reviews
☑ Honest, opinionated and fearless independent reviews of over 1,000 schools
☑ Independent tutor company reviews

Try before you buy - The Charter School Southwark

Buy Now

GSG Blog >

The Good Schools Guide newsletter

The Good Schools Guide Newsletter

Educational insight in your inbox. Sign up for our popular newsletters.

The Good Schools Guide manifesto for parents