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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

OP News

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

Beyond the Classroom

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

Sport

Sport

Perse hockey and rugby teams enjoy visit from Argentine school sides

Find out more about the visit of Barker College's sports teams to The Perse

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Music

Music

Students take starring roles in Perse Charity Cabaret

Discover more about the annual Perse Charity Cabaret show

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Outdoor Pursuits

Outdoor Pursuits

Perse pupil set to show off bushcraft skills at national show

Ben Abbott (Year 10) has been invited to give a presentation at the 2018 Bushcraft Show

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Wellbeing

Wellbeing

What makes you happy? The Prep celebrates happiness, teamwork and resilience

Read more about the Prep's Mental Health Awareness activity days

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Getting Closer to Nature

Getting Closer to Nature

Pelican pupils go wild in the science garden

Wellies and muddy hands are all part of the forest school experience at the Pelican

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Job Vacancies

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Latest Vacancies

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

Looking for a city that offers a high quality of life?

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Latest Vacancies

Teacher of Computer Science

Upper & 6th Form

Teacher of Geography

Upper & 6th Form

Teacher of Mathematics

Upper & 6th Form

Head of French

Upper & 6th Form

Finance Administrator

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