Crescent School Open Events

Crescent School Open Morning

Saturday 13 March 2021 - 10.30am to 11.30am

On Saturday 13 March Crescent School will be holding a Virtual Open Morning.

Hosted by Joe Thackway, Headmaster, the event will comprise some short pre-recorded videos, including a tour of the school. There will be the opportunity to listen to presentations by senior members of staff that will give an insight into different aspects of the education the school provides, how Crescent supports its pupils to achieve great things and the admissions process. There will also be the opportunity for parents to ask questions during the live event.

The school has availability in Reception and Year 1 for September 2021 entry, there is limited availability in other years and where year groups are full we are operating waiting groups. For details please speak to our Registrar, Helen Morley. The final deadline for applications for 2021 entry is Friday 21 May 2021. Registrations are being taken for Reception 2022.

For more information and to register for the event please contact the Registrar, Mrs Helen Morley, on 01788 523851 or email

Crescent School Open Evening

May 2021 - Date to be confirmed

The school is hoping to hold an Open Evening in May within government guidelines and by appointment, when parents will be able to tour the school and speak to the Headmaster.

The event will be confirmed in due course depending on the lockdown resrtictions. If you would like to attend please contact our Registrar, Mrs Helen Morley on 01788 523851 or email

Crescent School Induction/Moving Up Morning

Wednesday 30 June 2021

Crescent’s Induction/Moving Up Morning will take place on Wednesday 30 June. During the morning, your child will have the opportunity to meet their new teacher and see their new classroom.  They will also get to meet the other children in their class.  

This year the Induction Morning will run from 8.40am to 1.00pm for children joining Reception in 2021 and from 8.40am to 1.45pm for children starting in other years.

If you have any questions about the Induction Morning please contact the School on 01788 521595. 


New Parents Welcome Evening

Thursday 1 July 2021 - 7.00pm 

Our New Parents Welcome Evening takes place on Thursday 1 July at 7.00pm. It's an excellent opportunity to get up to speed with valuable information about the school and offers parents the chance to meet key staff.  

More details will be provided to parents closer to the date.


Foundation Senior School Open Event

Wednesday 9 June 2021 - 6.30pm to 8.30pm 

Princethorpe College's Summer Open Evening will take place on Wednesday 9 June from 6.30pm to 8.30pm.

This will be a carefully managed opportunity for prospective pupils and their families to visit the College and for the Headmaster to address visitors. The evening will operate on an appointment only basis.

Light refreshments will be available.

Please do spread the word amongst friends and family, as all are welcome at the Open Event.  

For further information on admissions to Princethorpe College please contact the Registrar on 01926 634201/262/297 or email the team at

The senior school entrance examinations for Princethorpe College, for entry in September 2022, will take place this year on Saturday 6 November 2021 from 9.30am to 3.30pm.



Old Princethorpians' Events Calendar 2020-21

The OPs' events calendar offers plenty of opportunities for past pupils, former parents, staff and friends of the Foundation schools (and legacy schools) to catch up.

This year some events are being run virtually, but we hope the popular Pub Meet and Summer Reunion will be able to go ahead.

All alumni, former staff and parents of Princethorpe College, St Bede's, St Mary's Priory, St Joseph's School, Crackley Hall, Abbotsford and Crescent School are welcome to participate in any or all of the events.

Click here to download the calendar or visit Princethorpe Connect to sign up to events and join our online alumni community.