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At Potterhouse, we follow an adapted form of the British National Curriculum. This means that throughout the Primary School up to and including Year Eight students study the set national curriculum subjects, including Mathematics, English, Science, Geography, History, Art, Physical Education, Music, a modern Foreign Language and ICT. In Year Nine pupils undertake a pre-IGCSE […]

Potterhouse Early Years section caters for children aged 2-5 years, providing a carefully planned induction to the British National Curriculum. The environment ensures that the children feel safe and secure, as they adjust to days spent away from home. There is also the flexibility for children to start part-time and build up to staying for […]

January 2019  School Opens – Tuesday 8 / 01 Chapel Service / Opening Assembly – Monday 14 / 01 Year 11 Field Work – Friday 25 / 01 KG Swimming Display / KS 1 Swimming Gala Rehearsals – Friday 30 / 01 February 2019  KG Swimming Display / KS 1 Swimming Gala – Friday 1 […]

A BRIEF HISTORY The Kumon method of studying Math was developed in Japan in the 1950s by a Math teacher and parent, Toru Kumon. He began producing study materials to help his own son, Takeshi, who was struggling with elementary school Math. As Takeshi’s ability improved, the father was persuaded to allow other local children […]