News & Events

British Army officer Captain Preet Chandi visits Adcote School for Girls

21st March 2022

British Army officer Captain Preet Chandi, the first woman of colour to trek solo to the South Pole, inspired students with a talk about her epic expedition  – and even…

What type of boarding is suitable for my daughter?

13th March 2022

If you are considering a boarding school education for your daughter, it’s important to understand the different options available to suit your family. At Adcote, we’re able to offer flexible,…

Adcote School for Girls | 2022 Fashion Show

4th March 2022

The style, the moves, the buzz! The Adcote 2022 Fashion Show was a triumph for all those involved and a long-awaited event after a gap of two years due to the pandemic. The annual…

CLEAR Financial Awards

27th January 2022

Adcote School has expanded its financial awards to give more students the opportunity to benefit from its award-winning education. The day and boarding school for girls, aged 7 to 18,…

Carols in the Square

6th December 2021

Forty pupils, accompanied by Mrs Besterman, Mrs Gardner and Miss Jones, went to bring some festive cheer to Shrewsbury’s shoppers on Thursday.  With singers, drawn from some of the school’s…

Christmas Panto trip

6th December 2021

On Monday Prep School pupils enjoyed an amazing trip to the pantomime. Oh no they didn’t! Oh yes they did!  And our girls had the best seats in the house…

Children in Need Appeal

17th November 2021

 It’s that time of year again! We will be staging a series of fun fundraising activities next week to support Children in Need, and we’re hoping to smash last year’s…

Celebrating Diwali

10th November 2021

Years 3 and 4 learned about the Hindu and Sikh festival of light Diwali this week.  They created artwork and decorations for the festival, learned how Diwali is traditionally celebrated…

Harvest Festival

27th October 2021

Our thoughts turned to the theme of ‘sharing’ in our Prep School Harvest Festival service this week, led by Adcote Chaplain The Reverend Lucinda Burns. Prep School Choir began the…

Rotary International Visit

27th October 2021

Oswestry Cambrian Rotary Club presented our Adcote Rotarians with a new pop-up display banner, T-shirts to wear at fundraising events and 150 purple crocus bulbs to raise awareness of the…