Coombe House

A veritable hive of activity, Coombe House is home to seventy girls and boys. You can follow news and updates on Twitter @Coombe_House.

Meet the Houseparents

Assistant Houseparent: Mrs J Watts 

Mrs Watts joined the Boarding department in September 2020. She is a mum and grandma, enjoying precious time with them all. Bringing a wealth of experience to the Boarding House, Mrs Watts was a House Assistant in a local Independent school for 6 years. She is approachable, kind and generous with her time enjoy activities in House, her speciality being pancakes and homemade sausage rolls.

Assistant Houseparent: Miss Laura Turnbull 

Laura TurnbullLaura joins us as a Assistant House Parent this year. She attended Plymouth Marjon University where she studied Physical Education, but most recently completed her PGCE in primary teaching with Bath Spa University. Her passion is football and whilst at University she was club captain 2 years running for the women’s team.

Laura enjoys making lots of memories and capturing them. She loves exploring walks and beaches with her cockapoo whilst listening to music.

Assistant Houseparent: Mr Ed Deaney 

Graduate Boarding Assistant : Mr Henry Bull 

Mr BullHenry joins us as a Graduate Boarding Assistant this year. He attended Cardiff Metropolitan University where he studied Sports Coaching. His passions include all types of sport, but most specifically rugby. His role in the school is to support students in school and boarding and to be an ambassador for university study.