Address: Sherborne House School, 39 Lakewood Road, Chandler’s Ford, Hampshire SO53 1EU
Admissions Queries: FAO The Registrar, firstname.lastname@example.org, +44 (0) 23 80 252440
Age Range: Boys & Girls aged 3 – 11 years.
Fees Per Year: £7,185 – £8,385
Sherborne House School is a private independent day school in Chandler’s Ford for boys and girls aged 3 – 11. Founded in 1933, Sherborne House School comprises of a prep school and a separate nursery and is set in 4 acres of land. The school teaches approximately 240 children and most of them join the nursery aged 3 and continue their education in the school until age 11 when they move on well prepared for senior schools in the area.
The school has a great range of facilities and has recently benefited from upgrades to the music rooms, the IT departments, science labs and an overhaul to the library. As well as the standard curricular subjects, the school teaches French from nursery and pupils have the opportunity to take Spanish in Years 5 and 6. Music and performing arts are also encouraged and there are various performances throughout the year.
There is a huge programme of extra curricular clubs, societies and activities. These include sports such as football, netball, table tennis, gymnastics and athletics, music lessons in wind, brass and stringed instruments as well as choirs and orchestras as well as an array of art and craft related activities. Participation is actively encouraged by the school. Older children also have opportunities for a variety of school trips, including a week-long excursion to France.
Admission to the school is always subject to the availability of spaces. If space is available then parents are invited to meet the Head and have a tour of the school. If transfering from another school and depending on the age of the child, school reports may be requested and their may be an interview with the Head and an assessment required. Scholarships are sometimes awared for exceptional pupils and bursaries are some available in certain circumstances. Further information is available by contacting the school directly via the contact details given above.