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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News & Events

A Series of Unfortunate Events…

Our Seniors were all ready to perform their play: A Series of Unfortunate Events. However, we had to close early, meaning that they missed the chance to show off all of their hard work. We are so hoping to perform the full play next term, but for now, enjoy this ...

😊 Who needs exeat?! 😊

Last weekend, school was meant to be empty, but instead, it was alive with laughter, fun and activities. From Sports Day on Saturday (catch-up with the results on our Instagram highlights if you missed it), to boats on Sunday (well done 8S!), and the plethora of activities that were on ...

⭐ Super Year 2! ⭐

Year 2 love STEAM! They have been working hard at adding using partitioning, and are really getting to grips with this tricky skill. They have also been talking about technology, and how we can use it to help us. Future engineers in the making! Go Year 2!  

What a busy weekend!

Our weekends are always very busy here at Pembroke House! Last weekend we had a lot of activities on offer - team-building in the forestry for our Year 7s, a horse riding competition, a bike riding challenge, pancake and waffle making, an impromptu mud fight, arts and crafts, kickball on ...

🎨 We are artists! 🎨

Art is a huge part of Pembroke House. From creating paintings, sculptures and illustrations in Art lessons, to boxes, clocks and moving mechanisms in DT, children across the school get to work with all different types of media, and really express their creativity. We award an 'Artist of the Week' ...

📚 We are authors! 📚

So much has been going on in the last few weeks, so we thought we would zoom into some classes and show you what we have been up to. 7O have become authors! They planned and drafted short stories based on a lost suitcase in the woods, then typed, designed ...

A Series of Unfortunate Events…

Our Seniors were all ready to perform their play: A Series of Unfortunate Events. However, we had to close early, meaning that they missed the chance to show off all ...

😊 Who needs exeat?! 😊

Last weekend, school was meant to be empty, but instead, it was alive with laughter, fun and activities. From Sports Day on Saturday (catch-up with the results on our Instagram ...

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

Lent Term 2021 No 5

Lent Term 2021                                Letter from the Headmistress No 5 Scholarships, Pembroke Voices Parent Tutor Meetings, Half Term, Back to School, Timings, Mount Kenya Trip, Miss D’s Trip to Watamu, Snake Talk from Bio Ken, Outdoor Assemblies 7D, 5D & 5R Weekend Activities, Fun Run Relay, Riding Weekend, Inter House ...

Lent Term 2021 No 4

Lent Term 2021                                Letter from the Headmistress No 4 Games, A ‘Thank You’, Year 8s & the Aberdares Camping Trip, Table Manners, Pre Prep Coffee morning, Exeat, Tutor Meetings, Year 5 & 6 weekend, Half Term, Transport, Communication, the WhatsApp Broadcast Group, Pembroke Voices, A Reset. Dear Parents, It ...

Lent Term 2021 No 3

Lent Term 2021                                Letter from the Headmistress No 3 Back at School! Health, Games on Friday, Buses, Exeat, Trips, Half Term, Pre Prep Coffee Morning, Keeping safe Dear Parents, We are back! Thank you all for coming to school last Monday or over the subsequent days and dropping off ...

Lent Term 2021 No 2

Lent Term 2021                                Letter from the Headmistress No 2 Words of Encouragement, Feedback and Working Together, Logistics, the Office, the Bursar, Houseparents, Unpack and Good-Bye, Chapel, Exeats and Half Term, Parking, Gate Protocol, Trunks, Transport, Accommodation, the Martlet, Closed Weekend, Dentist, Phones, Please Do Keep Asking for Help. See ...

Lent Term 2021 No 1

Lent Term 2021                                Letter from the Headmistress No 1 Keeping Healthy: the Self Declaration Form, Uniform & Kit List, The Calendar, ‘Back to School Booklet,’ Extra Bits & Pieces, Timings, The First Step, Please do ask for help. Good afternoon to you all and Happy New Year! I am ...

Michaelmas Term 2020 No 12

Michaelmas Term 2020                                Letter from the Headmistress No 12 Reports, Christmas Celebration, Final Assembly, Academic Achievement & Effort Awards, Work Points, Inter-House Distance Challenge, Cock House, Back to School Booklet, Covid Protocols, Self Declaration Form, Farewells, New Staff, Uniform & Kit List, Calendar & Inter House Fixtures, TBC, Chapel, ...

Lent Term 2021 No 5

Lent Term 2021                                Letter from the Headmistress No 5 Scholarships, Pembroke Voices Parent Tutor Meetings, Half Term, Back to School, Timings, Mount Kenya Trip, Miss D’s Trip to Watamu, Snake Talk from Bio Ken, Outdoor Assemblies 7D, 5D & 5R Weekend Activities, Fun Run Relay, Riding Weekend, Inter House ...

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