St Philip's School


The curriculum incorporates all the subjects required to Common Entrance and Scholarship level. These are English, Mathmatics, Science, Latin, French, History, Geography and Religious Studies.

It is assumed that the aim of parents is that their sons be prepared for the 13+ exams. All boys are taught the following subjects by specialist teachers:

  • Art
  • Classical civilisation/Latin
  • English
  • French
  • Geography
  • History
  • ICT
  • Verbal & non-verbal reasoning
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Religious Studies
  • Science

Use is made of technology where appropriate. The School is equipped with excellent lap tops and iPads, and teachers are trained to incorporate their use into the curriculum when it is beneficial for the pupils.

Outings and field trips also take place each term. Recent trips have included visits to Fishbourne Palace, The Houses of Parliament, The Globe Theatre, Bristol, Ham House, the Tower of London, Southwark Cathedral, Ypres and Somme.

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