Thorpe Hall is a forward thinking, mid-sized coeducational day school in the Thorpe Bay area of Southend-on-Sea for children aged 2-16. It offers a child centred approach to teaching and fosters a love for learning from a young age. Pupils are encouraged to be the best they can be regardless of academic ability and instead of being measured against their peers they are measured by their own personal achievements.
The school houses a wealth of excellent facilities including a rand new state-of-the-art sports centre, professionally equipped 250 seat multi-purpose theatre, swimming pool, creative media suite, photography studios, music rooms, and many more. Of particular note are the contemporary WOW teaching rooms where pupils are encouraged to take part in collaborative learning and interaction through Writing On the Wall proving a huge hit with teachers and pupils alike.
There are 16 different GCSE subjects offered alongside the core syllabus providing a good balance of active, practical and stimulating learning. There is a high academic standard at Thorpe hall which has been proven year-on-year with excellent results in GCSE compared with the national average.
A wide range of co-curricular activities are on offer including performing arts, a particular strength of Thorpe Hall. Pupils can take part in a wide range of sports and other activities to get involved in.
Exquisite says…“Thorpe Hall School has a vibrant and modern feel with a welcoming atmosphere. The fantastic facilities and opportunities available, both academic and extra-curricular, combined with small class sizes and a dynamic approach to teaching, create an environment in which students achieve outstanding results. Pupils are encouraged to be independent thinkers and lifelong learners giving a key to success in later life.”