New Boy Information


It gives us great pleasure to welcome you and your son to the College, and we look forward to meeting you at the New Boy Tea on Wednesday 13th November 2019. If you cannot make this event then we will welcome you in the New Year.

Bishops is a rather complicated place, so we have placed important final information and forms on this page which you will need to read/complete to help prepare for your son's arrival next year. For your convenience, you will be handed a pack of these forms at the New Boy Tea, to be returned in hard copy to the College Reception by 2nd December please.

Boarder arrival

New boarders and dayboys in boarding houses are required to arrive at their Houses by 17:00 on Monday 13th January, and their parents are invited to an address by the Principal in the Memorial Theatre at 17:30.

New Boys’ Day – Tuesday 14th January 2020

Day boys are to arrive at their Houses by 07:30 and need to bring a packed lunch with them.

Day boy parents are invited to an address by the Principal in the Memorial Theatre at 17:00, before taking their sons home at 17:30.

Dress requirements for the first few days of 2020

New Boys' Day Khaki’s and school tie
First day of school All boys wear Number 1’s (Blazer, long trousers, white shirt and tie).

Please note, the 2020 school fee schedule is now available on the Admissions page.

If you have any further queries regarding your son’s entry next year, please email your son’s House Director.

We hope that your son will enjoy a happy and successful career here, and that your own association with the school will be lasting.