Crown House School

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Bassetsbury Manor
Bassetsbury Lane
High Wycombe
HP11 1QX
01494529927
Pupils
156
Ages
3 - 11
Gender
Mixed
Type
Other independent school
4 1 1 2 3 4
NATIONAL AVG. 2.06
Ofsted report
(11/5/18)
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School Description

Crown House School is a non-selective preparatory day school for girls and boys between the ages of three and 11 years. Pupils are taught in eight single-aged classes from preschool through to Year 6. Typically, there are about 20 pupils in each class. There are currently 13 part-time pupils who attend the Nursery. There is no provision for two-year-olds. The school premises occupy an old Jacobean building. The building has been renovated and extended to provide a large hall and early years provision. The school is registered for up to 160 pupils. Inspection report: Crown House School, 9–11 May 2018 Page 8 of 11 The school aims for its pupils to be happy, safe and confident. The school’s principle is that ‘the individual matters’. The proportion of pupils who have SEN and/or disabilities is well below the national average. No pupils currently have an education, health and care plan. All pupils sit the 11-plus examination. In the most recent tests, 85% gained a place at a selective grammar school. The school was last inspected in June 2016, when its overall effectiveness was judged to require improvement. The school runs both a breakfast club and after-school provision. The school belongs to a small group of independent schools, known as Alpha Schools Limited. Up until 2014, the chair of directors was the headteacher of this school.

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