News and Events


Meet our alumnus – Adam Feest KC (1981-1988)

19th July 2024

Adam Feest KC (1981-1988) was appointed as a Circuit Judge by Queen Elizabeth II in September 2022. We spoke to Adam about his career and what it means to him….

Meet our alumnus – Richard Penny (1987-1994)

19th July 2024

Richard Penny (1987-1994)  served in the Queen’s Royal Hussars for 10 years after leaving Sandhurst – here’s more of his story. What did you do on leaving Exeter School? I…

Meet our alumnus – Rory Cox (1994-2000)

19th July 2024

Rory Cox (1994-2000) is Director of Impact and senior lecturer at the University of St Andrews. Here’s an insight into his role and life in Scotland. Your role(s) at St…

Sailing regional championships

18th July 2024

Congratulations to Exeter school pupils Berenice and Annabel (L5), Will (4th form), Tom (3rd form), Sebastian (3rd form) and Archie (4th form)who  competed in the regional championships at Weymouth and…

Benefits of the arts in education

15th July 2024

Decline of the arts in state schools It has been well documented that the arts have suffered from reduced local government funding, both in public life and in education this…

Jazz Supper

9th July 2024

The Assembly Hall had its annual transformation into Exeter’s top night spot on Monday 1 July, when the school once again hosted the Jazz Supper Concert. Compered by guitar teacher…

Another marathon success!

8th July 2024

Recently, Hanna from M5 has completed the Aladdin Sane half marathon in Wales. The route was quite steep in places but very beautiful and she managed to run it in…

Senior School Sports Day

5th July 2024

On Wednesday July 3, senior school pupils travelled to Exeter Arena for the Senior School sports day. It was a fantastic afternoon of athletics with pupils competing for the 5…

National prep Schools Athletics Championships

5th July 2024

On Wednesday July 3, 12 pupils from the senior and junior school competed at the National Prep Schools Athletics Championships at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham. Following qualification at the…

A Space Odyssey for Lower Fifth

4th July 2024

As the summer term reaches its conclusion, there was just enough time for L5 classes to experience a planetarium dome show. This was a fantastic experience for the year group,…

Possible loss of functionality to our portals

Please note that there is a widespread technical issue with CrowdStrike’s software which has led to a global outage affecting various sectors, including planes, railways, and iSAMS servers and communications. This may mean that parents of the school might not be able to use their parent portal currently and some other parts of our site might not work as well as they normally do.

We urge you to take a well-earned break and check back in on Monday when hopefully things will be working again.