Thornton College

National Winning Streak for Thornton College Students

15th December 2023

Students at Thornton College have recently won a number of significant national and regional competitions across a range of subject areas and age groups – from winning the Music for…


9th May 2023

On Friday 5th May students at Thornton College celebrated King Charles III Coronation by sowing wildflower seeds in the newly created Coronation Corner of their Hedgehog Haven.  Lady Howe, Lord-Lieutenant…

Inspiring Careers in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics

13th February 2023

On Tuesday 31st January 2023 Thornton College hosted its annual STEM event.  Over 300 students attended from eight different schools across MK and Bucks. The event showcased the fantastic STEM…

Thornton College – Excellent in All Areas ISI Inspection Report October 2022

30th November 2022

In September at the start of the new academic year Thornton College was inspected by the ISI, the Independent School Inspectorate.  Thornton received the final inspection report in October and…

Excellent GCSE results at Thornton College

25th August 2022

Thornton College students have achieved excellent results in their GCSEs with the following key headline statistics: 87% of all results were grades 9 – 4 (Pass) (National Average 73%) 79%…

Thornton College Hosts Launch of Charity #HandsAcrosstheSkies

13th July 2022

On Thursday 7th July, a charity founded by six-year-old Madison, a student at Thornton, was launched from the 14th Century Drawing and Conference Room at Thornton College. 

Taunton School shortlisted for Boarding School of the Year in the 2022 Tes Awards

4th May 2022

Taunton School has been shortlisted as one of the best boarding schools in the UK in the 2022 Tes Awards. The leading south west independent school has been recognised for…

St Claudine Day of Celebration at Thornton College

7th February 2022

Inspired by the story of St Claudine, all Thornton students engaged in a full day of Service supporting many local organisations, raising thousands of pounds, and helping hundreds of people…