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Welcome to Wellesley House

Co-educational Day and Boarding Prep School for children between the ages of 6 and 13 situated in the seaside resort of Broadstairs in East Kent.

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Welcome to Wellesley House

Welcome to Wellesley.  I hope you enjoy our website and that it will give you a sense of the energy and vibrancy of the life of our unique and wonderful prep school by the sea.

Claire and I feel delighted, privileged and excited to have joined Wellesley House, a leading boarding and day preparatory school for girls and boys in Kent.

We are located in the seaside town of Broadstairs, enjoying the healthy lifestyle that the coast provides, and the beach and surrounding areas become an extension of both the classroom and the playground. It truly does provide a unique experience for the children in our care.

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  • Young Writers' Competition

    Last term JS entered a writing competition, for 7-11 year-olds, with Young Writers, called Toy Stories. The children had to write an adventure for their toy in just 100 words.  Five stories were completed in time for the deadline and all five
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    My name is Amy Nicholson, I am a qualified counsellor and emotional well-being therapist, and a member of the BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy). I am passionate about supporting children, young people and adults in all area
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    A number of pupils participated Youth on the Air on Friday last week. This is a national event to showcase amateur radio communications. The children had fun speaking to other amateur radio enthusiasts across Europe, in Poland, Italy, Majorca, Ukrain
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