• Rupert House is co-educational

  • Rupert House is at the heart of Henley

  • Rupert House is active

  • Rupert House is for life



Mr N A Armitage
BA (Hons) University of East Anglia; PGCE Cambridge University

Interim Bursar: 
Mr Matthew Watts

BA (Hons) University of Birmingham; GCGI

Deputy Head Pastoral, Head of Pre Prep and Year 2 Teacher:
Mrs S Newman
BA (Hons) Dunelm; PGCE, University of Reading

Deputy Head Academic:
Mrs A Fletcher
BA (Hons) University of Leeds; PGCE Roehampton University


Head of English   Mrs A Fletcher BA University of Leeds; PGCE Roehampton University
Head of Mathematics Mrs S Steady B.Pharm. (Hons) London University; QTS
Head of Learning Support, SENCO Mrs E Brown BSc (Hons) University of Surrey; PGCE and OCR level 7 Diploma in Teaching and Assessing Learners with Dyslexia/Specific Learning Difficulties 
Head of EYFS, Reception Mrs L Brown BEd (Hons) University of London; EYPS, Reading University
Head of Music & Performing Arts Mrs J Breen BMus (Sheffield), Dip ABRSM (Flute Performance), PGCE Secondary Music (Manchester Met/RNCM)
Director of Sport, Head of Girls' Games Ms M Nicholson BA (QTS) St Mary's University College, Twickenham
Head of Boys' Games Mr D McArthur  
Head of Art Mrs N Poulter BA (QTS), Roehampton
French Mrs V Sheriff MA (London) PGCE 
Head of Science Miss C Gibbon BA (Hons) University of Exeter; PGCE, University of Buckingham
Music & Performing Arts and Head of ICT Miss J Lau BMus(Hons) RCM, MA (Music Education) UCL, ATCL, DipABRSM
Head of Design & Technology Mr M Whitfield NC.Ag Management. ND.Ag Engineering. NVQ 3 Management
Year 4 - General Studies Miss J Jones BEd (Hons) Oxford Brookes University, Diploma in Specific Learning Needs, The Hornsby Institute
Year 4 Mrs H Clough BA (Hons) University of Northampton, Primary Education
Year 3 - General Studies and Sport Mrs R Hamilton-Smith BA (Hons) Dunelm with QTS
Year 2 Mrs F Pepper BEd (Hons) University of Reading
Year 2 Mrs J Pettifer BA (Hons) University of Reading; PCGE, Oxford Brookes
Year 1 Miss L Potts BA (Hons) Bath Spa University; PGCE University of Reading
Year 1 Mrs F Harris BA Sport Dunelm; PGCE Sunderland
Reception Mrs E Steer BA Hons in Early Years (Open University) and an EYITT (Reading) and Forest School Leader NVQ 3
Nursery Mrs H Macartney BA (Hons); PGDip Ed; MA Theatre; Movement Teaching Specialisation
Learning Support Teacher Mrs S Morley BEd (Hons) Homerton College, Cambridge; OCR Level 5 Certificate in Learning Difficulties; Level 2 Counselling Skills Working with Adults; Mental Health First Aid Trained


Tennis Mr R Knight Lawn Tennis Association, Development Coaching Award; British Association of Ski Instructors, Grades III and II; International Ski Instructors Association, Grade I
Football, Rugby and Athletics Mr I Brown St Mary’s University, BSc – Strength & Conditioning Science; RFU ERLA Level 1 Rugby Refereeing; ECB Cricket Young Leaders award
Gymnastics Miss K Johnson Level 2 Award in Coaching Gymnastics (Women’s Artistic)


Teaching Assistant Mrs I Bower Diploma in Specialist Support For Teaching and Learning in Schools NVQ III (QCF)
Teaching Assistant Mrs A Burns Diploma in Pre School Practice; NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education; Forest School Leader NVQ 3
Teaching Assistant Mrs O Lamb  
Teaching Assistant Mrs M Hatton  
Teaching Assistant Mrs M Stirling NNEB
Teaching Assistant Mrs M Trimmings  
Teaching Assistant Miss E White  
Teaching Assistant Miss I Hawker  
SENCO Teaching Assistant Mrs J Smith  
After-care Assistant Mrs L Drage Montessori International Diploma, Level 4
Gap Student Mr George Rich  
Gap Student Miss India Nall  


PA to Head and First Aid Mrs P Gibson
Admissions Registrar Mrs A Halfhead
Network Manager Mr J Williams
Head of Marketing Ms J Ovstedal
Assistant Bursar Mrs Sukhjit Gill
Caretaker Mr P Woodley
Catering Assistants Mrs B Page
  Mrs C McCormack
  Mrs M Trevethan


Trumpet, Trombone, Cornet Mr J Ellwood CTABRSM, Adv Cert (Diploma), Clarinet and Grade 8, Saxophone
Harp, Piano Miss B Griffiths RCM, Master of Performance - RCM , LRSM (Piano Performance), DipABRSM (Harp Performance)
Harp, Piano Miss I Harries MA - Royal Academy of Music, BMus (Hons) - Royal College of Music
Singing Mrs J Maltese B Mus (Hons) Voice Performance
Drums Miss J Wood Royal College of Music - BMus(Hons) in Orchestral Percussion and Timpani
Cello, Double Bass Mrs V McMurtrie BMus- University of Birmingham, Post GradDip Orchestral Studies
Piano, Singing Mrs C Whitmee BA Music (Hons) with QTS, Winchester
Guitar Mr S Lewins  
Violin, Piano Ms R Pedley  
Fife, Flute  Mrs P Armitage Dip Prague Conservatoire, BA (Hons) Dunelm, MMUS Trinity College of Music