The Perse School
 

Our Schools

Pelican

Pelican 3-7 years

A warm welcome awaits our youngest Perseans, who each day take the small steps that develop their passion for learning

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Prep

Prep 7 - 11 years

A relaxed yet purposeful place committed to helping each child develop as an interesting and interested individual

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Upper

Upper 11 - 16 years

A talented community of bright sparks creates a vibrant environment for broad and balanced learning

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6th Form

6th Form 16 - 18 years

The pinnacle of a Perse education and a springboard to confidence and success at university and in adult life

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About Us

Our Values

  • Endeavour
  • Intellectual Curiosity and Scholarship
  • Breadth and Balance
  • One Another

We aim high and challenge ourselves, try our best and are not afraid of making mistakes

We love learning and are not afraid of making mistakes

We are involved, engaged and committed, and we take full advantage of the opportunities we are given

We each play our part in creating a strong school community, and we believe in ourselves but are considerate and down to earth

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Alumni

Supporting a global network of Old Perseans and friends

OP News

OP News

A focus on the OPs doing humanitarian work

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Support Us

Support Us

Find out more about the major fundraising campaign for The Perse

An Enduring Gift
Featured Alumnus

Featured Alumnus

Alistair Whatley (2002), Artistic Director of The Original Theatre Company

Notable alumni

Beyond the Classroom

Quality time spent on the pitch, stage or trail helps develop self-confidence, organisation and resilience

Dance

Dance

BalletBoyz get Perse students in step with dance workshops

Take a look at how BalletBoyz dancers put Perse students through their paces

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Outdoor Pursuits

Outdoor Pursuits

Perse students enjoy Combined Cadet Force field adventure

Discover more about Perse students' Combined Cadet Force field weekend at RAF Barnham

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Christel House

Christel House

Perse pupil inspired by Christel House School visit

Pupil Viyan Raj visited the Christel House School in Bangalore

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English

English

Top children's writer Ian Billings enthrals Perse Prep pupils on National Poetry Day

Read more about poet Ian Billings' visit to The Perse Prep

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Getting Closer to Nature

Getting Closer to Nature

Pelican pupils go wild in the science garden

Wellies and muddy hands are all part of the forest school experience at the Pelican

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Job Vacancies

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Latest Vacancies

Latest Vacancies

Our latest vacancies for teachers, support staff and peripatetics

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Why work at The Perse?

Why work at The Perse?

Find out why our teachers think you should make The Perse your first choice

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Life in Cambridge

Life in Cambridge

Looking for a city that offers a high quality of life?

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Latest Vacancies

Teacher of Physics

Upper & 6th Form

Teacher of Computer Science

Upper & 6th Form

Head of Classics

Upper & 6th Form

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