The Good Schools Guide
Independent Schools Inspectorate
We are an independent co-educational boarding school, located in 500 acres of beautiful Hertfordshire countryside, for pupils aged 11-18.
Our pupils enjoy a personalised learning experience and outstanding co-curricular provision as part of a truly all-round education.
Visit our spectacular grounds which provide the backdrop to first-class facilities, excellent teaching and superb pastoral care.
Elgar’s Gerontius, composed in 1900, is one of the greatest of the late-Romantic choral works. Based on the epic poem by Blessed John Henry Newman, the work follows the protagonist Gerontius (an ‘everyman’ character) as...
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With our musicians perfecting their parts in The Dream of Gerontius, we’ve taken a look at the composer behind the religious masterpiece: Sir Edward Elgar.
With a ‘build your own skeleton’ workshop, a cancer research webinar, dissections, quizzes and even a bake-off, Biology Week had something for everyone.
Sixth Form pupils have been making a real difference in the community with voluntary work at care homes, primary schools, libraries and charity shops.