New headmaster for Warwick School

By Kevin Unitt Monday 10 December 2012 Updated: 13/12 08:26

Latest News

Gus Lock, who will take over as Warwick School's new head master in September. (s)

THE HEADMASTER of Warwick School has announced his retirement after 11 years in the role.

Ed Halse will be replaced in September by his current deputy, Gus Lock.

The change comes at a particular high point for the historic school following a glowing inspection by the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI).

The report praised the quality of achievement and learning, commenting 'In both the junior school and the senior school the quality of the pupils’ personal development is excellent. Pupils’ behaviour is outstanding; courtesy abounds and helpfulness thrives.'

Mr Halse said: “I am delighted with the inspectors’ views as they accurately recognise Warwick School as a safe, exciting, stimulating and challenging environment for our boys.

“I am also extremely pleased to be handing the reins to Mr Lock who is an exceptionally talented professional who possesses all the qualities necessary to ensure Warwick School continues to progress in all areas.”

On his appointment Mr Lock said: “I am thrilled to have been appointed headmaster of Warwick School. This is an exciting time for the school and I look forward to building on the exceptional opportunities the boys enjoy whilst maintaining the impressive standards laid down by the current headmaster."

Popular »

More news »

Warwick Castle fails to overturn fall death fine

THE COMPANY which runs Warwick Castle has failed

Teenager being assessed after knife attack in Leamington

A TEENAGER who sliced open another man’s head

Snooker legend Steve Davis visits Warwick

SNOOKER legend Steve Davis was right on que

Picture Special: Leamington Lantern Parade

UP TO 1,000 colourful lanterns lit up the

Regional news »


Stratford Observer
Stratford District Council Elections 2015

<b>STRATFORD District Council is preparing to stage its biggest ever ...

Rugby Observer
Harborough Magna man still missing after Nepal quake

A BUDDHIST monk from the borough is one of 90 ...

Coventry Observer
Our guide to candidates in Coventry North East

The final profile in our series is Coventry North East.. ...

Redditch Standard
Alex worker desperate to help family in Nepal

A LOCAL man is desperately trying to raise funds to ...