- Tudor House School
Infobox Aust school private
name = Tudor House School
motto = "Indomino Confido"
established = 1897
type = Independent, Single-sex, Primary, Day & Boarding
key_people = Mr. David Musgrove (Acting Headmaster)
fees = AU$8,000 p.a-AU$14,952 p.a (Day)
AU$26,756 p.a-AU$28,104 p.a (Boarding) [http://www.tudorhouse.nsw.edu.au/Fees.htm Tudor House School Fees 2007] (accessed:16-08-2007)]
city = Moss Vale
New South Wales
enrolment = 195 (K-6) [http://www.boarding.org.au/site/school_detail.cfm?schID=28 Australian Boarding Schools' Association: Tudor House] (accessed:16-08-2007)]
num_employ = 17 [http://www.tudorhouse.nsw.edu.au/EduReports/Educational%20Financial%20Reporting%202005.pdf Tudor House School Annual Report 2005] (accessed:16-08-2007)]
colours = Maroon, Navy & White color box|#800000color box|#000080color box|#FFFFFF
homepage = [http://www.tudorhouse.nsw.edu.au www.tudorhouse.nsw.edu.au]
The school is Australia's only preparatory boarding school, marketing itself as "a school that understands boys and where the joy of boyhood experiences is celebrated".
It is regarded as a
feeder schoolfor The King's School, in North Parramatta, New South Wales.
Established in 1897, Tudor House moved from Sydney to its present
ruralsite in Moss Vale in 1902. The founder, Mr Inman, wanted a school that "educated the whole boy". [http://www.tudorhouse.nsw.edu.au/Introduction.htm Tudor House School: Introduction] (accessed:26-06-2007)]
Tudor House School is situated on 70 hectares of farming land in the Southern Highlands of New South Wales, approximately 1.5 hours south of Sydney.
The campus features tree groves and an
orchard, dams and creeks, playing ovals, including 5 cricketovals, 3 rugby unionfields and 2 soccerfields, a 25 metre heated swimming pool, 2 tennis courts, gymnasium, classrooms for Upper School (Years 4-6) and Lower School (K-Year 3), 2 boarding houses, a school hospitalstaffed by a registered nurse, and specialist rooms include an art room, woodwork workshop, computer lab, library, musicand dramacentre. [http://www.tudorhouse.nsw.edu.au/TheSite.htm Tudor House School: The Campus] (accessed:16-08-2007)]
Malcolm Fraser- Former Australian Prime Minister[http://www.crikey.com.au/Politics/20060614-Famous-alumni-on-Lathams-hit-list.html Crikey.com.au: Famous alumni on Latham's hit list] (accessed:26-06-2007)]
Donald Friend- Artist
James Packer( Cricket& School Captain) - Head of the Packer empire, son of Kerry Packer
Patrick White(Dux) - Author, Nobel laureate( Literature, 1973)
Simon Brown(School Captain 2000) - (Notable Scholar & Property Economist of the University of Technology, Sydney)
List of Non-Government schools in New South Wales
List of boarding schools
The King's School, Sydney
* [http://www.tudorhouse.nsw.edu.au/ Tudor House website]
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