Roxethミード学校の歴史

Hebe Catherine Prior was widowed in 1855 at the age of 37. Her barrister husband, ジョン, was riding home from his chambers when he fell from his horse and hit his head. Two days later, he died. She had to find a way to support herself and her ten children, so she sold her home and bought Roxeth Mead, 丘の上にハローに大きなジョージアンハウス, と小さな学校が設立.

Her pupils were mainly her own children and the children of masters of Harrow School. To this day, その生徒の間でまだ学校番号ハーローマスター’ 子供.

学校と繁栄, 夫人は前古いにつれて, four of her daughters took over its organisation. The youngest, Florence (ミスフローとして知られている), retired in 1932. The school was fortunate enough to pass into the capable hands of Miss Nicholson (ミスして、Nickとして知られている), who was its head until she died more than 30 年後.

For some years the school was run by Mrs Eleanor Elgood, followed by Mrs Jean Vernon. Then, で 1982, 夫人アブリルCollinsさんは頭部になった, 彼女が開催されたポスト 24 years. During her tenure, the school had to leave the premises that had been its home for 130 years. Harrow School came to the rescue, providing temporary accommodation for 3 years in its sixth form club.

In 1992, by a stroke of good fortune, Roxethミードと呼ばれる元の家に隣接するプロパティ, 市場に来て、学校はBuckholtハウスを購入することができました, 現在のホーム.

Mrs Alison Isaacs became its new Head in 2006. Under her leadership, the school continued to flourish, 新たな展開を採用しながら、過去の伝統を維持し、将来を見据え.

In the summer of 2018 the owners of the school sold it to Mrs Suzanne Goodwin and her two daughters Sarah Mackintosh and Claire Blunt. Together the trio now run the school. Mrs Goodwin has a long history of success in Independent Education, running The Hall School, Northwood, very successfully for many years. Sarah Mackintosh has been a Head Teacher in both Secondary and Primary Schools in Surrey for almost 15 years and Claire Blunt, who is in charge of the financial aspects of Roxeth Mead, is a very successful CFO in a large London Company.