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Sixth Form Life

"We work together to become clever, kind and brave"

Pupils

School Houses

Every pupil belongs to one of our four Houses. House Heads run fortnightly assemblies and organise a rich variety of activities and events throughout the year which enable everyone to get involved

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@RunJumpStefReid

Pleased to announce that Loughborough Schools Foundation are partnering with FMS UK to pioneer a revolutionary system of movement screening and physical wellbeing @fmsystemsuk

Pupil Transport

Our transport network covers Loughborough and the surrounding areas including Nottingham, Derbyshire and Leicestershire

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Meet some of our pupils

"We free pupils to find what they love and excel at it"

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Life at Amherst Prep

"Children who are cared for and cared about can achieve anything."

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Food

Our compact and traditional dining room in Amherst has a modern and efficient kitchen serving 2 sittings each day...

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Wellbeing and Pastoral Care

Our strong ethos of pastoral care lies at the heart of everything we do at Amherst...

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Our Libraries

The joy of reading to relax, escape, discover and learn is one we want every student to experience, embrace and enjoy.

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Our Chapel is the heart of Amherst School

"There's a warmth and gentleness which seems to be in the fabric of the building"

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Wraparound Care

Wrap Around Care is designed to provide a helping hand for busy parents by caring for children for a period before the School day begins and up until 18:00 after School...

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@LboroAmherst

The Science Departments from the High School, Grammar School and Amherst School have collected and donated their safety goggles to Leicester Royal Infirmary. We are thankful to all frontline workers for the tremendous work they are doing to keep us safe.

Our Clubs and Activities

We believe that young people reap valuable life skills and benefit from the opportunity to experience a wide range of extra-curricular activities.

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