Kingswood Prep School
Kingswood has dedicated members of staff who commit themselves to making the boarding experience at the School a rewarding one for every single pupil. The house parents are ably assisted by an experienced House Matron, a number of qualified teaching staff and on-site medical centre. The high ratio of staff to pupils, alongside a Christian ethos which encourages children to develop respect for one another, further ensures a pleasurable stay. Children are fully engaged in a varied and exciting weekly programme which includes Theme nights and ‘Whacky Wednesdays’
Surrounded by woodland in its own extensive grounds, ‘High Vinnalls’ is a modern, bright boarding house with ample space for sports and games, outdoor adventure activities, building ‘dens’ and enjoying nature.
A wealth of opportunity
Educated within award-winning designed buildings, younger children are ensured an ideal and safe environment in which to learn. Classrooms possess the latest modern technology including ICT suites. Music and drama subjects also have their own world-class rooms. A host of competitive sports including rugby, hockey and netball, are part of the curriculum, alongside more uncommon activities such as golf, duathlon and orienteering, which are all nevertheless intriguing for pupils. Interested children can participate in the Mid-Somerset Festival for music and drama, English Speaking Board awards, as well as take the LAMDA (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) certification.
Enquiring and well-informed minds
Kinsgwood teaches a broad and balanced curriculum based on the National Curriculum, yet carefully adapted in order to develop enquiring, lively and well-informed minds. The School’s aim is to forge a love of learning. The School has an enviable record of securing scholarships and bursaries to its Senior School.
For information about its Senior School for pupils aged 11–18, please see the online profile for Kingswood School.
‘Children can only reach their potential if they are happy.’