Welcome to Russell House

Russell House is a small, friendly independent prep school near Sevenoaks in Kent. We have a reputation for academic excellence and for encouraging children to achieve beyond expectations in academic work as well as in music, art, drama and sport.


13 Nov, 2014

The grilled poet and other creative pleasures

The grilled poet and other creative pleasures “I don’t mean to boast, but the Eiffel Tower was built in honour of my birthday…” Led by children’s poet, Brian Moses, our six creative writing competition winners enjoyed a day of ridiculous boasts, rhyming couplet insult hurling and war poetry at Combe Bank School. Working with children from a variety of different schools, the...

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5 Nov, 2014

Competition winners announced

Competition winners announced Forms 6 and 7 have been on tenterhooks, ever since writing their Creative Writing Competition entries before half term. Returning from half term yesterday, their wait was over. Mrs Reay and Mrs Jane Henshaw from Sevenoaks School had the great pleasure of reading each wonderful entry and were extremely impressed with both the standard of...

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17 Oct, 2014

Official opening of our new Robins classroom

Official opening of our new Robins classroom Our new Russell Robins classroom with its integral garden area was officially opened today. Parents gathered first for coffee in the Old Hall before heading out to the Robins. Our youngest and oldest pupils cut the ribbon and Mr McCarthy said a few words. Then it was time to watch the children making the most...

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