A UNIQUE SPIRIT

We are a small, vibrant flexible boarding school for children aged 2 - 13, following a British curriculum. We focus on nurturing every child to fulfil their individual goals and aspirations. Every child matters and every moment counts.

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A UNIQUE SPIRIT

We are a small, vibrant flexible boarding school for children aged 2 - 13, following a British curriculum. We focus on nurturing every child to fulfil their individual goals and aspirations. Pembroke life is busy with a full programme of academic and extra curricular activity giving our children the spirit of adventure. Every Student matters and every moment counts.

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    Please note that we are a Prep School and only go upto Age 13 Years.

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News & Events

Amazing art! 🎨

We love art! Our Art Room is always a hive of activity. Children enjoy Art and Design Technology lessons, and often choose to spend their free time creating. Check out some of the amazing work that has been produced in the last couple of weeks... Egyptian coil pots and canopic ...

All aboard the Reception train!

Choo choo! Reception have been learning about transport! Have a look at this lovely work that they have done! They have written about things that they could see out of the window of a train, and have created train pictures using geometric shapes. Well done, Reception!

Swimming in the rain! ☂️

A little rain never stopped us! Rainy season is in full swing here in Gilgil, and Pembroke children are certainly making the most of it! Last week, some of our seniors decided to mud slide down in the forestry and then continue their game in our boatie pond. Don't worry, ...

🦋 In memory of our friend 🦋

Over the last couple of months at school, Year 4 have been busy making a memorial garden for our friend Al, who lost his life to cancer three months ago today. With the help of Mrs Aung, Ms Mwangi and our generous community members, the space has been transformed into ...

Whose Shoes?

We are so happy to be back in the classroom! This week, 6S are discussing inference, and the clues that we can get from what we read and what we see. They were given some shoes, and had to think about their owner. How old are they? What is their ...

⭐ Our Scholars ⭐

Every year, lots of our Year 8 children are awarded scholarships to schools all around the world. Our children head off to schools in the UK, in Kenya, in South Africa and further afield, and win scholarships for academics, sport, music and drama, plus all-rounder awards. Can you tell which ...

Amazing art! 🎨

We love art! Our Art Room is always a hive of activity. Children enjoy Art and Design Technology lessons, and often choose to spend their free time creating. Check out ...

All aboard the Reception train!

Choo choo! Reception have been learning about transport! Have a look at this lovely work that they have done! They have written about things that they could see out of ...

SPORTS RESULTS

Due to Covid no inter school matches happening at this stage but lots of internal school competitions you can read about in our blogs.

LETTERS FROM THE HEADMISTRESS

Trinity 2021 No 4

Trinity Term 2021                              Letter from the Headmistress No 4 The Play, Scholarships, RLF Testing,Speech Day, Year 8 Black Tie Dinner, Exeat,Changes to the Calendar, School Exams, CE exams,Inter House Swimming Gala, Widgery Cup & Car Boot Sale,Gilgil Summer Fete, School Trips, Dinky Safari Rally, The Digital Hub,The Staff Room, Please Do ...

Lent Term 2021 No 11

Lent Term 2021                                Letter from the Headmistress No 11 Google Classroom, Making up Time Lost, What Lies Ahead, The Calendar, TBC, Vaccinations, Covid Protocols & Testing, Prefects, Final Assembly: Awards & Prizes, Colours, Reports, The Holidays, Back to School, CE Exams, The Play, Stay in Touch Dear Parents, I ...

Trinity Term 2021 No 1

Trinity Term 2021                                Letter from the Headmistress No 1 The Plan, The Calendar, The Play, Timetables, School Fees, Year 8s; Common Entrance Camp, Google Classroom, Back to School, Mitigating Risk, Vaccinations, Covid Protocols & Testing, Assembly for Awards, Prizes & Colours, Positive news: The Swimming pool, Chromebooks, The Martlet ...

Trinity 2021 No 3

Trinity Term 2021                                Letter from the Headmistress No 3 We Are Back! Common Entrance Camp, Testing, Final Assembly, The Calendar, The Colour Run, The Play, Good News, The Swimming Pool, Chromebooks, Adventure Learning, The Digital Hub, STEAM Lessons, The Martlet Award, Football, The Staff Room, Please Get In Touch ...

Lent Term 2021 No 10

Lent Term 2021                                Letter from the Headmistress No 10 Dear Parents, Goodness me what a time it has been! We were so sad to tell the children at break time that we have made the decision to wind down the school over the coming five days. However, we explained ...

Trinity 2021 No 2

Trinity Term 2021                                Letter from the Headmistress No 2 B A C K T O S C H O O L T H E P L A N Dear Parents, As I hope you know by now, we have been told by The President of Kenya that schools may ...

Trinity 2021 No 4

Trinity Term 2021                              Letter from the Headmistress No 4 The Play, Scholarships, RLF Testing,Speech Day, Year 8 Black Tie Dinner, Exeat,Changes to the Calendar, School Exams, CE exams,Inter House Swimming Gala, Widgery Cup & Car Boot Sale,Gilgil Summer Fete, School Trips, Dinky Safari Rally, The Digital Hub,The Staff Room, Please Do ...

Why Choose Pembroke House?

Rated by SIS for pupils personal development and effectiveness of boarding provision

Size of campus located in the Rift Valley

ACRE

Ratio of Pupil:Teacher

Number of learning support teachers

To Nairobi, Nanyuki,
Naivasha & Nakuru

Children in Pre-Prep

Percentage of children who got A*, A & B grades in Common Entrance exams in 2019

Percentage of Year 8s in 2019 received Scholarships or Awards to their next school

Specialist music lessons taught per week

Pass rate in music exams

Badminton Drama Trophy Interschool

Have represented the school in a sports match

CHILDREN

Performances every Sunday throughout the school year

Percentage of children achieving a Distinction or Merit in their music exam

Sports included in school fees

Specialist camps prior to every season with international coaches. Inter-House Competitions: Swimming, Hockey, Rounders, Netball, Cricket, Rugby, Athletics, Cross-Country and Debating

Competitions in Swimming, Hockey, Rounders, Netball, Cricket, Rugby, Athletics, Cross-Country and Debating

Of the 2019 Hillcrest Rugby Tournament

Number of LAMDA exams

Number of LAMDA Merits

In the Up Country Swimming Gala for nearly 30 years in a row!

30 YEARS

Extra-curricular activities per week

Over

Sports included in school fees

To Mount Kenya, France, Bobong, Masai Mara, Timau, Ol Pejeta, The Milgis and more