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Welcome to Manor House School

Tracey Fantham BA (Hons) MA NPQH has a teaching background in Physical Education and Psychology and has worked on leadership teams of successful schools in Surrey, both as Assistant / Deputy Headteacher and Headteacher, developing teaching and learning and quality pastoral care.   Ms Fantham has worked as part of an Apple global community of education leaders who share expertise on integrating technology into learning environments with other educators and policy makers.

Ms Fantham has a passion for sport, championing participation and sporting excellence. To this end she is also a Youth Sport Trust Headteacher Ambassador and represents South Central on the GSA (Girls’ Schools Association) Sports Committee.

Life at Manor House School

As we look forward to celebrating our 100-year anniversary in 2020, life at Manor House School continues to be vibrant and creative on a day to day basis. School productions, music concerts and individual performances illustrate the breadth and depths of pupils’ creativity. Drama, Art and Music continue to play a major part in the life of the school promoting creative expression and positive self-esteem.

Academically, we have again surpassed expectations in our GCSE results and we continue to track, monitor and support all girls in their quest for academic excellence.

The special and enduring ethos that we feel on a day to day basis is important to us. Whilst each section of the school has grown in the last two years, we continue to reinforce and instil the values and qualities that enable our girls to develop into confident, happy and well-rounded individuals.

Our new uniform has been a successful change and our smartly dressed sports teams continue to make their mark enjoying a range of success across many different activities.

We are very proud of our beautiful environment and aim to provide the best facilities that we can, creating an inspiring teaching and learning environment for our pupils and staff. Improving facilities for sport and the creative arts remains a priority.

‘To love is to live’ was chosen as the school motto in 1921 by the Bishop of Plymouth. Today, we wish our pupils to ‘love learning’; to be engaged and curious learners who enjoy the opportunities offered. We encourage our pupils to ‘love each other’; to be members of our community who demonstrate kindness, respect, celebrate diversity and develop leadership skills. Finally, to ‘love themselves ‘; pupils who develop positive self-esteem, confidence and responsibility.

1st February 2019

Netball and Football Triumph for U12 Teams!

A successful week for the U teams winning District netball and our first football fixture...
A successful week for the U12 teams winning District netball and our first football fixture.

1st February 2019

Prep School Sing and Dance at the 02

Girls had a great view of the guest singers at the O on Monday when they enjoyed a thrilling evening...
Girls had a great view of the guest singers at the O2 on Monday when they enjoyed a thrilling evening of dance and music.

25th January 2019

Design Technology Project in Year 6

Year Six of the Prep School complete their Design Technology project for Year Two girls...
Year Six of the Prep School complete their Design Technology project for Year Two girls.

25th January 2019

Victory for Manor House School's Public Speaking Team

The Senior public speaking team claim victory at the annual Youth Speaks debating competition...
The Senior public speaking team claim victory at the annual Youth Speaks debating competition.
The large, light filled art room at Manor House School provides an exciting environment for our girls to develop and explore their artistic potential.
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Drama at Manor House School is seen as a valuable tool for increasing self-confidence and communication skills, as well as enabling girls to enjoy the sheer thrill and professionalism of being involved in one of our major school productions or drama evenings.
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At Manor House School we want all girls to enjoy music. Girls up to Year 9 receive weekly music lessons and then girls can opt to take GCSE in Years 10 and 11. Teaching schemes have been designed in line...
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