The Webber Independent School

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Soskin Drive
Stantonbury Fields
Milton Keynes
MK14 6DP
+44 (0)1908 574 740
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Pupils
156
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Ages
3 - 18
Gender
Gender
Mixed
Building
Type
Other Independent
Mr ofsted
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NATIONAL AVG. 1.98
Independent inspection report
75%
NATIONAL AVG. 39%
5 A*-C GCSEs (or equivalent) inc. English and maths
75%
NATIONAL AVG. 44%
GCSE grade C or better in
English and maths
Absence
57.2
Attainment 8 score
Results in 8 core subjects
NATIONAL AVERAGE 37.7
Absence
DATA
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Secondary Data 2016
Information for parents
Absence
31.7
A level average point score
NATIONAL AVERAGE 26.9
C
+
Average A level result
NATIONAL AVERAGE C+
Value added
+0.63
A level progress score
GCSE to A level
NATIONAL AVERAGE 0.0
Opening door
Day
Boarding Type
Graduation hat
Available
Scholarship Status
Teaching board
£2,760
to
£3,820
Day Fees Per Term
Prep shield NURSERY 2+

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Preparatory school

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Pre-Prep 3+

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School Description

You are welcome to visit our co-educational day school close to central Milton Keynes where a well disciplined family atmosphere creates an ideal environment for pupils of 3-18. Small class sizes & excellent standards supported by a tight knit pastoral framework encourage all to unlock their potential & be valued as individuals. Bursaries & sibling discounts available.

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Last update: 12 September 2017
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OPEN MORNINGS

 
     

Personal tours are available daily, all year round - so please feel free to either drop by during the school day or get in touch to book a convenient time. Please contact us via email [email protected] or call 01908 574740.

We warmly welcome you to one of our open mornings.

Tuesday 26th September - 9:30am to 11:30am - Pre-Prep & Prep

Thursday 28th September - 9:30am to 12:00pm - Senior & Sixth Form

Saturday 4th November - 10:00am to 12:00pm - Whole School Open Morning

Tuesday 28th November - 9:30am to 11:30am - Pre-Prep & Prep

Wednesday 29th November - 9:30am to 12:00pm - Senior & Sixth Form
 

Personal Tours

If you would like to book a bespoke tour of the school with the Headmistress Mrs Marsden, please contact our School Admissions department. Mrs Murchison who will arrange a suitable time and date convenient to you and your family or click on the link below.

We very much look forward to welcoming you and your family to The Webber Independent School in the near future.

Telephone: 01908 574740

Email: [email protected]

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PARENT TESTIMONIALS

 

 

We are a high-performing co-educational independent day school offering a stimulating and well-rounded education. We are delighted to share feedback on our school from current parents: 

 

“Webber provides an outstanding education”

“The pastoral care the school offers is fantastic” 

“Whilst very focussed on academic achievement, the children’s welfare has always been a key consideration of the staff”

“Clear targets are set, and important study skills are taught and regularly reinforced”

“As parents, we have loved watching our son flourish through his involvement in numerous extra-curricular activities, sporting and charity events”

“The children have such a strong sense of pride and belonging to the school” 

“The children share and celebrate each other’s successes as much as their own”

“The school provides the support and encouragement to push the boundaries of each individual’s education, achieving excellent results”

“Of equal importance is the development of confident, well rounded, happy individuals who have an excellent foundation on which to build throughout their education and career”

“We have never doubted the value of the investment we have made in our son’s education, and we can’t recommend Webber School highly enough to anyone.”

 

OUR HAPPY PREP AND PRE-PREP

   



 

Early Years

In Early Years we are confident that your child will experience the best possible introduction to their education. The environment, including the nursery garden, is designed to provide a safe place to explore, experiment, run, jump, sing, splash, paint, dig, play, make friends, have fun and learn. Health and safety and emotional well-being are priorities for our youngest students. Our highly qualified staff carefully plan an exciting range of activities, visits and learning experiences, which combine to ensure our youngsters make excellent progress to launch them successfully on their learning journey.

Watch our Early Years video here
 

Years 1 and 2 

Year 1 and 2 classes are small and friendly. Students are taught according to their stage of development, regardless of their age, ensuring everyone has the appropriate level of challenge and is able to achieve their best. The curriculum is an exciting blend of the National Curriculum for England and the International Primary Curriculum, enhanced by specialist teaching, in Modern Foreign Languages, Physical Education and Music, and enriching, relevant outside visits. Opportunities are planned to develop confidence and leadership skills and a passion for learning. Students have access to a well-resourced outdoor space for learning and play, their own library and computers.

 

Prep School

Prep students are taught according to their stage of development allowing everyone the opportunity to achieve their very best.

In years 3 and 4 the International Primary Curriculum is woven through the National Curriculum for England, providing a broad and rich experience for our students, enhanced by an exciting range of outside visits and specialist teaching in Physical Education, Music, Computer Science, French and Spanish.

In years 5 and 6 there is an increased focus on academic excellence and links with the senior section are strengthened to ensure a smooth and confident transition into senior school when the time comes.

A great deal of emphasis is placed on emotional health and wellbeing and there are numerous opportunities for students to experience the art of leadership, team building and independent learning in the classroom, the sports field and through a wide range of extra activities.

The pastoral care we provide is extremely successful in helping our young people grow into courteous, sensible and confident individuals.  Alongside which our excellent transition programme provides a seamless journey to the new challenges and experiences of Senior School life.

Prep students are happy to talk about their learning so please arrange to come and see us.

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EXCEPTIONAL RESULTS 2017

 

 

A LEVELS - 100% SECURED THEIR FIRST CHOICE UNIVERSITY

56.5% of students achieved A*- B grades

26.09% achieving A*- A Grades

Students at The Webber Independent School have shown that their dedication and hard work has resulted in excellent results, with particular success in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths (STEAM).  With students securing places at top UK universities to study a number of Science, Technology and Business related degrees.

Speaking about the School’s performance, Headmistress, Hilary Marsden said:

“I am so proud of all of our students’ performance and couldn’t be happier that 100% of our students secured their first choice university, with many going on to study degrees in STEAM related subjects. This year we’ve seen an increase in students choosing to study in the fields of Science, Engineering, Computer Science, Business and Arts.
 

NEW HEIGHTS FOR WEBBER STUDENTS AT GCSE 

92.3% of students achieved A* to C

English and Maths up an impressive 17% on last year’s GCSE results

Students at The Webber Independent School performed extremely well across all subjects, with stand-out results in Chemistry, Physics, English, Maths, French, Italian, Spanish, History, Music and Physical Education, where 100% of students gained A* to C/9 to 4 grades. With the top three students achieving thirty A*to A/9 to 8 grades between them.

“Our students have worked their socks off and they should be very proud of their individual performances," said Headmistress Hilary Marsden. “I couldn’t be happier with the amazing results our students have achieved, with 21% obtaining A* to A/9 to 8 grades and 92.3% achieving A* to C/9 to 4 grades in five or more subjects including Maths and English. The results will give our young people the best opportunities and choices for their future education and career paths.”

Top performber Charlie deGorter (pictured above with the Head) found good reason to smile about the number nine, he achieved a hat trick in English Language, English Literature and Maths, in addition to five A* grades and three A grades (including further Maths).

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“Impressive growth in their students' results”
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Lovely staff. Very warm and welcoming. Their results are going up year by year. I highly recommend this school to everyone.
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