Saint Felix School

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Saint Felix School
Established 1897
Type Independent day and boarding
Headmaster Miss Fran D'Alcorn
Deputy Head Mr James Harrison
Chairman of Governors Dr John Kelly
Founder Margaret Isabella Gardiner
Location Halesworth Road
Reydon

Southwold
Suffolk
IP18 6SD
 England Coordinates: 52°20′05″N 1°39′18″E / 52.33473°N 1.65489°E / 52.33473; 1.65489
Local authority Suffolk
DfE number 935/6007
DfE URN 124868 Tables
Gender Coeducational
Ages 1–18
Colours Green     
Website www.stfelix.co.uk

Saint Felix School is an co-educational independent day and boarding school in Reydon near the town of Southwold in the English county of Suffolk. The school was founded as a girls' school in 1897 by Margaret Isabella Gardiner, whose ambition was 'to make a school where girls are treated like sensible creatures'. By September 1902 the present site of the school had been purchased and the first four boarding houses and teaching block completed. In 1910 the Gardiner Hall, Library, and Clough House were built.

The school accommodates babies and toddlers in the Dragon's Nursery, and children up to the age of 18 in the Sixth Form. The school offers boarding throughout the term, weekly, or 'flexi' boarding.[1] The current head is Miss Fran D'Alcorn.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Saint Felix School
  2. ^ Natalie Caine, The Guardian, 2009-02-17. Retrieved 2013-01-05.
  3. ^ Elaine Kaye, ‘Coltman , Constance Mary (1889–1969)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004.
  4. ^ Baroness David, Daily Telegraph], 2009-12-07. Retrieved 2013-01-05.
  5. ^ ‘HAGGARD, Lilias Margitson Rider’, Who Was Who, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 1920–2008; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2007 accessed 5 Jan 2013
  6. ^ Eric Sidebottom, ‘Heatley, Norman George (1911–2004)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, Jan 2008; online edn, Jan 2011 accessed 4 Jan 2013
  7. ^ ‘RUSSELL, Anna’, Who Was Who, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 2007; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2007 accessed 5 Jan 2013
  8. ^ Jonathan Bradbury, ‘Smith, Dame Enid Mary Russell Russell- (1903–1989)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004 accessed 5 Jan 2013
  9. ^ Anna Leendertz Ford, ‘Tipper , Constance Fligg (1894–1995)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004 accessed 5 Jan 2013
  10. ^ Anne Mustoe - Daily Telegraph obituary, 11 December 2009.

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