Skip to content ↓

A Day in the Life

Head Master’s Blog

Page 1

  • From the desk of the Head Master 27 February 2020

    Published 27/02/20, by Jess Taylor

    How much do you know about apprenticeships in the 2020s? As I conclude my discussions with the  Year 11s and speak to some Upper Sixth about their plans after the summer, I have been struck by how prominent these are becoming in their thinking.

    Read More
  • From the desk of the Head Master 6 February 2020

    Published 06/02/20, by Jess Taylor

    Last week I attended a conference on bursaries for pupils at independent schools. We heard from charity leaders and heads of other schools who had embarked on their own bursary programmes. We also heard from one boy, now in Sixth Form, who had benefitted from a transformational switch from a Derby comprehensive to a Somerset independent school, all thanks to a bursary.

    Read More
  • From the desk of the Head Master 24 January 2020

    Published 23/01/20, by Liz Callan

    Climate change rarely disappears from the headlines these days. The bushfires in Australia have brought home the urgency of the situation in that country.

    Read More
  • From the desk of the Head Master 10 January 2020

    Published 10/01/20, by Jess Taylor

    It’s a funny time of year, with our U6th and Year 11s coming in just for mock exams this week, and other year groups getting straight back into work, rapidly forgetting the holidays.

    Read More
  • From the desk of the Head Master 13 December 2019

    Published 13/12/19, by Jess Taylor

    Christmas is almost upon us but before the 25th December arrives we have the usual avalanche of entertainment here at Warwick School.

    Read More
  • From the desk of the Head Master 6 December 2019

    Published 05/12/19, by Liz Callan

    On Monday we were delighted to invite five of Warwick and Leamington Spa’s parliamentary candidates to the Warwick School hustings, chaired by one of our own pupils, Lawrie Gartshore.

    Read More
  • From the desk of the Head Master 22 November 2019

    Published 20/11/19, by Liz Callan

    The Warwick tradition heralds more than one founder of our school. Henry VIII founded “The King’s New Scole, Warwyke,” in 1545, but he was re-founding a long-established grammar school here.

    Read More
  • From the desk of the Head Master 8 November 2019

    Published 07/11/19, by Liz Callan

    Over half-term, I went as far north as I have ever been in the UK, on a busman’s holiday of sorts to northern Scotland to visit friends at Gordonstoun School, famous for having educated several royal princes.

    Read More
  • From the desk of the Head Master 11 October 2019

    Published 10/10/19, by Liz Callan

    On Wednesday Mr Ramsay gave us an inspirational whole school assembly on the House Photography competition, the theme of which was ‘Reflection’.

    Read More
  • From the desk of the Head Master 27 September 2019

    Published 26/09/19, by Liz Callan

    I have just returned from a trip to Hong Kong to meet parents and OWs, and to interview and cultivate the next generation of Hong Kong-based boarders at the Top Schools UK event.

    Read More
  • From the desk of the Head Master 13 September 2019

    Published 12/09/19, by Liz Callan

    The new school year is well and truly under way again, and with King’s High taking residence in their new home, it is a slightly different start to the year for everybody.

    Read More

News Feeds

You can subscribe to a feed of the latest news items, using the link below. Subscribing to this news feed is free and will keep you up-to-date with the latest news stories that have been posted.To subscribe, simply right-click on the link below, click "copy shortcut" and then paste the URL into your feed reader software.

Subscribe via RSS (Head Master’s Blog)