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“Did you know we visited Cleve House School when XXXX was 4 and she desperately wanted to go. We were so worried by the school places crisis, we didn’t turn down our state school offer though. Anyway, the Headteacher told me about a teacher who wasn’t there that day; who was very special and great with kids and only rarely had she met such as exceptional teacher. That teacher was you! And boy was she right!
Thank you for giving XXXX such an amazing time in Year 4 – she absolutely loved your class and learned so much and thank you for being so supportive of her and me. It always felt like she was safe in your hands – like you were a second mother. I hope our paths cross again one day.
Thank you to you and Mr Wardle and everyone else for doing a great job with XXXX!”  
– Former parent

We cannot recommend Cleve House School enough. We moved our daughter from a state school to Cleve in form 2 and her development has exceeded our expectations. Her reading and writing have improved dramatically as has her confidence. 
It’s not just the excellent teaching, it’s also all the other things she has had the opportunity to try such as drama, fencing, drumming, Kung Fu and languages. The school has given her a love of learning and a curiosity about the world. 
The school went above and beyond during lockdown to provide as normal a school day as possible.  Every day she had a full day of interesting online lessons with detailed feedback and daily contact with her teacher. She continued to learn and develop at home despite the circumstances thanks to the hard work the school put in. The school has also put a lot of work into getting all the children back safely for normal lessons in September. 
Cleve House School is like a family, which we were made to feel part of from day one. Moving our daughter to Cleve was the best parenting decision we ever made and worth every penny.”

– Current parent

I know when we signed XXXX up to join Cleve House School that we were worried he was too young and should be kept back a year, but after meeting you in the Spring, the change in XXXX between now (July) and leaving mainstream schooling is vast thanks to your hard work (and XXXX’s!) I can definitely say that we did make the right decision and a lot of that is down to you! Thank you for your patience, we couldn’t be more pleased of his progress under your guidance and it is very much appreciated.

Our son Mashang XXX (19 now) started his Year 3 at Cleve House School.
We were so impressed by the tight knit class of eager students and the attention they got from the teachers. Mashang enjoyed the school life and made a lot of friends during the 4 years while he was in Cleve House School.
Due to the excellent standard of education and care Mashang was able to get offers from BGS and GEH with Clifton High giving him an academic scholarship. He now studies Dental surgery at Cardiff University.
We are so happy that we have made the right decision to send Mashang to Cleve House School from Year 3 to Year 6.
The teachers, receptionist and after – school carers are all extremely nice and helpful.
We just want to say to them  – thank you all so much  for looking after our son; you helped make him a very nice, bright and happy boy.
– Mr George XXX (Mashang’s father) and Mrs Wendy XXX (Mashang’s mother)

Thank you for giving XXXX a great start to schooling. We are extremely grateful for all the good work you’ve done with him. I’m sure when he looks back some day, his values of discipline and hard work will have been heavily influenced by everything he’s done in your class.