The Ideal Place to Grow Children

The Ideal Place to Grow Children

Headmaster's Newsletters

Stay in the loop with school news and messages from our Headmaster, Viktor Kurz. 

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 12 March 2021

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 12 March 2021

Dear Parents/Guardians “The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.” Aldous Huxley You may have picked up on a recurring theme on the quotes I have been using at the beginning of each weekly letter:...

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 05 March 2021

Dear Parents/Guardians “If you carry your childhood with you, you never become older.” Tom Stoppard I have been reminded again over the past few days of what we “get right” at Clifton Notties. Seeing children climb trees, riding horses on the campus, hearing children...

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 26 February 2021

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 26 February 2021

Dear Parents/Guardians “No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” Aesop With “Random Acts of Kindness Day” on Wednesday 3 March, the words by Aesop are appropriate. In preparation for this, our Art Department has facilitated our children creating cards...

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 12 February 2021

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 12 February 2021

Dear Parents/Guardians “The great aim of education is not knowledge but action.” Herbert Spencer I have used this quote by Herbert Spencer, because as I sit and write this newsletter in my office, I am literally surrounded by the “noise” of happy children in action…...

Headmaster’s weekly eNewsletter – 05 February 2021

Dear Parents “Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.” Oscar Wilde It does make for a wonderful change that I can write my weekly newsletter… with all our children having returned...

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 02 December 2020

Headmaster’s eNewsletter – 02 December 2020

Dear Parents / Guardians “Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all the others.”Marcus Tullius Cicero I sit here and write the final brief (but significant) newsletter for the year 2020. As I stated in my Prize Giving speechthis past...