Packwood Haugh School


Packwood Haugh School

Infobox UK school
name = Packwood Haugh School


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type = Independent day and boarding Preparatory school
religion = Christian
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head_label = Headmaster
head = Mr Nigel Westlake
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chair_label = Chairman of Governors
chair = Mr Tony Shearer
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street = Ruyton-XI-Towns
city = near Shrewsbury
county = Shropshire
country = ENG
postcode = SY4 1HX.
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enrollment = c. 270
gender = Co-educational
lower_age = 4
upper_age = 13
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free_label_1 = Former pupils
free_1 = Old Packwoodians
free_label_2 = DfES number
free_2 = 8936006
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website = http://www.packwood-haugh.co.uk/
website_name = Packwood Haugh School web site

Packwood Haugh School is an independent coeducational day and boarding preparatory school near Ruyton-XI-Towns, mid-way between Oswestry and Shewsbury in Shropshire, England. It takes children between the ages of four and thirteen, and there are currently about 270 at the school, of whom half are boarders.Iles, D. "et al.", "Packwood Haugh School: Independent Schools Inspectorate Report" dated March 2006]

The school was founded in 1892 at Packwood in Warwickshire and moved to its present site, a large Victorian country house set in sixty acres, in 1941. In 1956, it became a charitable trust. A pre-preparatory department, Packwood Acorns, was established in 1993 for day children only aged between four and seven.

A new boarding house for girls has been added, and a new theatre was opened in 2003.

Old Packwoodians

Former pupils of the school are called Old Packwoodians.
*C. G. H. Simon (1914 - 2002), Income Tax General Commissioner
*Nkechi Peter Ezugwu, Professional Basketball player, Italy

References

External links

* [http://www.packwood-haugh.co.uk/ School web site]


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