Handcross Park Prep School has been shortlisted for the Independent School Awards 2014. The School will compete for the ‘Outstanding Strategic Initiative’ category, and also the Independent School of the Year 2014, which is chosen from each of the category winners.
Hundreds of nominations for outstanding schools, departments and individuals were submitted across several categories covering the full range of independent school activity.
Handcross Park will compete against some of the country’s best schools, including Oakham School, Solihull School, Brighton College, Kings College School, London and others. These awards showcase and celebrate excellence in the fee-paying sector across the UK, providing benchmarks for the both the prep and public sector as a whole.
Headmaster, Graeme Owton, is delighted with this news. “To receive national recognition of this kind, against so many outstanding schools, is a proud moment for Handcross Park. It further enhances our reputation as one of the best prep schools in the country and I am delighted for all the pupils, staff and parents.”
The awards ceremony will be on 13th November at the Nottingham Belfry. This promises to be a fantastic event with hundreds of guests expected to attend from all corners of the UK.
Report and picture contributed by Handcross Park Prep School.