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Princethorpe College

Princethorpe College is a Catholic, co-educational, HMC independent day school for around 900 pupils aged eleven to eighteen and welcomes members of all faiths and backgrounds.

Click on the arrow above to view our video 'A Spirit of Family'.

The College is renowned for the way in which it looks after its pupils and is characterised by its strong Christian ethos, which underpins everything we do.

The school has a unique history, beautiful surroundings and unequalled character. The atmosphere is warm, open and friendly, but the traditional values of courtesy, discipline, organisation and mutual respect are expected from all; pupils are not stuffy but know how to behave.

We pursue academic rigour, want our pupils to be enthusiastic about hard work and to play a full part in the broader aspects of school life, whether in sport, drama, music, charitable fund-raising, community service, the Duke of Edinburgh's Award, or the many other activities which are on offer. We also want them to enjoy their education.

Our aim is simple: to treat every pupil as an individual, supporting them as they grow into mature, confident, resilient and well-rounded young people with a strong set of moral values to guide them through adult life. 

We have our own junior school and nursery, Crackley Hall School and Little Crackers, just down the road in Kenilworth, and we welcomed the Crescent School, an independent junior school in Rugby, to the Foundation on 1 September 2016.  These schools both share our Christian ethos, resources and love of learning.


    1. Feb 18 Sun

      1. First Sunday of Lent
    2. Feb 19 Mon

      1. Feb 20 Tue

        1. Feb 21 Wed

          1. Feb 22 Thu

            1. 17:30-21:30
              Creme Eggs University of Birmingham
          2. Feb 23 Fri

            1. The Flagpole deadline
          3. Feb 24 Sat

            1. Feb 25 Sun

              1. Second Sunday of Lent
            2. Feb 26 Mon

              1. 08:40-15:45
                Year 11 French Mock GCSE OralsLF58 - Tutorial
              2. 14:30
                Boys' Hockey - U15A, U15B - King Edward's, Birmingham (A) depart 13:10
              3. 15:30
                Football - U15A - Danetre and SLV (A) depart 14:00
              4. 15:30
                Netball - U15A, U15B, U15C - King Henry VIII (H)
              5. 16:00
                House Tutor Team meetings
            3. Feb 27 Tue

              1. St Mary's Primary School (Aston-le-Walls) visit to the College Chapel
              2. 08:40-15:45
                Year 11 French Mock GCSE Orals (LF58)LF58 - Tutorial
              3. 08:55-15:30
                Year 12 Business and Economics trip to JLR
              4. 13:15-13:45
                Mandarin Club G9 - Food Tech
              5. 14:15
                Netball - U14A, U14B - King Henry VIII (A) depart 13:20
              6. 14:30
                Boys' Hockey - U14A, U14B - King Edward's, Birmingham (A) depart 13:10
              7. 15:00
                Trustees' Remuneration Committee meeting6FCMR
              8. 16:00
                Pastoral Team Meeting (6FCMR)
              9. 16:15
                Football - U14A - Danetre (H)
              10. 16:30
                Trustees' Education & Staffing Committee meeting6FCMR
              11. 17:30-21:30
                A-level Chemistry Lecture - Creme Eggs (Birmingham university)University of Birmingham0121 414 3344
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