Ashfold Wins "Best of the Best Prep" School

The week independent schools guide springsummer 2024We were honoured to be awarded “Best of the Best Preps” School for “Great for Co-curricular” activities in The Week Independent Schools Guide 2024.

It’s a privilege for us to be recognised as the “Best of the Best Preps” School once again in this esteemed publication within the independent education sector, especially after our win last year in 2023 for “Great for All-rounders.”

We’re very grateful for both of these acknowledgements.

Do take a read:

  • the 'Best of the Best' Great for Co-curricular feature is on page 43.
  • the 'Best of the Best' Great for All-rounders feature is on page 49.

Additionally, we were also delighted to be recognised for our culture of kindness in the 'Cool to be Kind' feature in The Week's editorial.

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Ashfold has an impressive academic record, but entrance is non-selective and the school is absolutely not a hothouse. Children’s successes are celebrated, whether they are achieved on the sports field, in extra-curricular pursuits or in the classroom and the emphasis is on fun as well as hard work. Individuals strengths are nurtured and pupils are encouraged to try new challenges.

The Week Independent Schools Guide