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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 and our Environment

We aim high and challenge ourselves, try our best and are not afraid to make mistakes.

We love learning, thinking deeply, being creative and welcoming reasoned debate.

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 kind and considerate community.
We care for ourselves, each other and those in need

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Alumni

Supporting a global network of Old Perseans and friends

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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

Upcoming Events

22 Jun 2018

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Beyond the Classroom

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

Outdoor Pursuits

Outdoor Pursuits

A right Royal achievement for Perse students receiving Gold Duke of Edinburgh Awards

Find out more about Upper Sixth students Eesha Wahid and Lewis Naughton's big day at Buckingham Palace

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Sport

Sport

Perse pupils make a big splash in diving

Discover more about the success of Year 9 pupils Frankie Webb and Dominic Jaunzens in qualifying for the Swim England Diving Championships

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Enrichment

Enrichment

Year 10 pupils take charge of primary schools outreach event for Enrichment Day

Trips to the Tower of London and the National Space Centre were among the events led by Year 10 pupils

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Sport

Sport

Nail-biting triumph for Prep cricket team in IAPS tournament

Read more about the U11 girls' cricket team's success in the IAPS East of England competition


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Languages

Languages

Pelican pupils discover more about different cultures and countries on Languages Day

Pelican pupils took part in lots of activities on Languages Day

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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

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