Pupils experience the trip of a lifetime during cultural exchange visit to Thailand

Pupils experience the trip of a lifetime during cultural exchange visit to Thailand Over half-term, a group of students from Years 7-10 travelled on the trip of a lifetime when they participated in a cultural exchange visit to our partner Plookpanya School in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand. This location is the third largest city in Thailand, […]

Inter Schools Cross Country Event

Westonbirt Prep School hosts Inter Schools Cross Country Event On Wednesday 7th February, Westonbirt Prep School continued the focus on cross country by hosting its annual U8-U11 Inter Schools Cross Country event. It was a lovely day full of enthusiasm and sportsmanship as pupils from 14 different state and private schools from the local area […]

Westonbirt hosts ISA South West Cross-Country regionals

Westonbirt hosts ISA South West Cross-Country regionals On Tuesday 24th January Westonbirt School once again hosted the ISA U8-18 South West cross-country event for independent schools in the region. Despite the adverse weather conditions, courtesy of the tail-end of Storm Jocelyn, it was a great event with a good turn-out of runners and supporters. The […]

Enterprising Sixth Formers launch new café

Enterprising Sixth formers launch new café Members of Westonbirt Sixth form have been planning and undertaking an exciting activity which has displayed some impressive entrepreneurial spirit; the launch of a new café for staff and their peers. The Enterprise Group began last September with weekly meetings to plan the opening of a café at school, […]

Westonbirt’s Top Ten Highlights of 2023

Westonbirt’s Top Ten Highlights of 2023 2023 proved to be a brilliant year for the school, with many initiatives, achievements and successes. So, as 2023 drew to a close and the New Year began, we looked back and celebrated our Top Ten highlights across the year on our social media platforms. Kicking off the list […]

Myles Nash announced as new Deputy Head Pastoral

Myles Nash announced as new Deputy Head Pastoral We are thrilled to announce that Myles Nash will be joining us as our new Deputy Head Pastoral in January. Myles joins us from Wymondham College, the country’s largest state boarding school, where he served as Assistant Principal. His recent achievements include a double ‘Outstanding’ grading in […]

Westonbirt Association’s annual carol concert provides a festive start to December

Westonbirt Association’s annual carol concert provides a festive start to December On Saturday 2nd December, we held the Alumni Association’s carol concert at St Dionis Church, Parsons Green in London. This annual event proved to be a wonderful way to start December and the beginning of the festivities and was attended by a range of […]

Westonbirt Sixth Form students gain valuable insight into a career at ITV

Westonbirt Sixth Form students gain valuable insight into a career at ITV 1st December 2023 Two Westonbirt School Sixth Form students secured a fantastic opportunity when they were selected for an exclusive online internship with ITV West Country. Chosen from a pool of accomplished peers throughout the country, these students represented the school with great […]

Westonbirt English teacher and author recognised for her novel by The Times 

Westonbirt English teacher and author recognised for her novel by The Times  30th November 2023 Welcome to our exclusive Q&A session with an esteemed Westonbirt English teacher, delving into the process of writing and the art of inspiring her students. In this discussion, we talk about life, her novel, and the balance of being a […]

Record-breaking adventurer takes Westonbirt Lecture Series to new heights

Record-breaking adventurer takes Westonbirt Lecture Series to new heights 24 November 2023 The Westonbirt Lecture Series climbed new heights as the school welcomed record-breaking adventurer and industrialist, Sir David Hempleman-Adams, to come and inspire members of the local community and sixth form students, ahead of their planned service trip to Nepal. His long list of […]

Meet Westonbirt Prep School’s new Head

Meet Westonbirt Prep School’s new Head Rebecca Mitchell An in-depth interview with our new Head, by Kate Ross, Wishford Schools. The New Year will bring a new Head to Westonbirt Prep, although Rebecca Mitchell is in fact a known quantity. First, she has just completed eleven years, including the last six as Head, at fellow […]

Careers convention at Westonbirt School

Careers convention at Westonbirt School This week, students in Year 9-13 attended our Future Pathways event in the Great Hall. The Hall was filled with stands from 15 representatives from a range of business organisations; including St James’ Place, Renishaw, McGill Accounting, Oxford Business, First Point USA, Norland College and global studying options. Throughout the […]