Prep School Golden Sticker Winners

Jo ConwayAchievements, Prep School

Our first golden sticker winners of the term were Emilia, Tyler, Lincoln, Freddie and Sam, with our BAFTA (Behaviour Award for Thoughtful Actions) and Manners Medal awarded to Freddie and Tom respectively. Many congratulations to them all.

Welcome to our new Head, Caroline Kirby

Jo ConwayFrom the Head

This week we are delighted to welcome to Shebbear College our new Head, Caroline Kirby, along with her husband Robert and children George, Benjamin and Lara. Mrs Kirby joins us from Switzerland where she was Deputy Head of Le Régent College to become the first female Head in Shebbear’s history, dating back 190 years to the founding of Prospect College … Read More

Welcome to our new Form 1 pupils

Jo ConwaySenior School

On Tuesday 3rd September we were delighted to welcome our new Form 1 to Shebbear College Senior School for their induction day. Many of the group were familiar with the school having previously attended our Prep School, while others have joined us from local primary schools. They had a good day making new friends and they all looked very smart … Read More

News from the Prep School

Jo ConwayPrep School

After a very well deserved summer break, it has been good to see everyone back in school looking so refreshed, smart, enthusiastic and ready to start the new school year. I have thoroughly enjoyed hearing all about the children’s trips over the summer and their many adventures. I would particularly like to welcome all of our new families starting this … Read More

Chapel service for new pupils

Jo ConwayEvents

During a Chapel service this week our new Head, Caroline Kirby, welcomed new pupils to the school followed by inspiring words from our Head Boy and Head Girl, Deputy Head and Assistant Head. The Sanctuary team were introduced and the Chaplain encouraged everyone to have a ‘glass half full’ attitude.

Sixth Form Leavers’ Success with Ealing Trailfinders

Jo ConwayBoys Sports, Sixth Form

We were delighted to hear some great rugby news this week about two of our Sixth Form leavers from this summer. Will Cowan-Dickie has joined the Ealing Trailfinders Academy and Sione Funaki started a try that was scored by Will and has been featured on the Ealing Twitter feed. Well done to both boys, we look forward to hearing more … Read More

180ft Hartland Abseil for our School Nurse

Jo ConwayCharity

Having previously completed the London Marathon to raise funds for North Devon District Hospital in Barnstaple, our School Nurse Caroline Reed is taking part in the Berry Beast Abseil on the 14th September raising funds for their cancer and well-being centre. You can support Caroline at www.justgiving.com/fundraising/caroline-reed5