Pennthorpe is the hidden educational gem of West Sussex where the happiness of children takes precedence, and success, a direct result of children’s enjoyment and engagement in an innovative and diverse curriculum. Based in a tardis like, 26 acre campus, crammed with first rate, extensive facilities and woodlands, Pennthorpe offers a truly independent education, free from the stress of relentless examinations, and with an ability to find every child’ strengths and passions. All children are valued at Pennthorpe. Children are welcomed from 2 to 13 years in a fully co-educational environment, focused on nurturing and inspiring young people, arming them with the confidence to flourish in the world they are going to inhabit.
At Pennthorpe we encourage children to take risks, make discerning choices, to explore new opportunities and challenge themselves without the fear of failure. Whether this be joining a band, racing a Goblin cart at Brands Hatch, setting up a business from ten pounds or camping in the woods overnight: the Pennthorpe education is excellent preparation for the future and Excellent in the eyes of ISI inspectors. Come and find out for yourself!
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Pennthorpe is delighted to announce that in our recent ISI Inspection Report, ISI deemed us to be EXCELLENT, the highest grade possible in all categories and FULLY COMPLIANT with all regulations.
Gathering of the Goblins at Goodwood
Well done Pennthorpe! Our pupils were invited to compete with 10,000 other children across the country to develop a unique entrepreneurial concept in the ROAR contest. The whole programme was devised in conjunction with 7 Billion Ideas and the Billingshurst and District Lions. Our team devised a personal tracker in the form of a wrist band which parents can attach to their sons and daughters to e...