Adam King has been at Thorngrove for 14 years and was appointed Headmaster in 2009. He started his career up in the Yorkshire Dales at Giggleswick School as an Assistant Housemaster and moved south, to become Head of English at St. Faith’s, Cambridge. He is an ISI Compliance Team Inspector and is on the District Committee for the Independent Association of Preparatory Schools.
The school's Senior Leadership Team includes:
Deputy Head Pastoral
Deputy Head Academic
Head of Lower School
Heads of Houses (Ash, Beech, Oak and Rowan)
Nick Graham has recently joined the school from The Dragon School, Oxford; the largest boarding preparatory school in the UK. Whilst he was there, he was Head of Year 7, Head of Geography and an Assistant Housemaster. He is an enthusiastic sportsman and still coaches and plays for Oxford Harlequins RFC. Nick is in charge of pastoral care at Thorngrove.
Grant Smart was appointed Deputy Head Academic in September 2016. He studied Geography at Worcester College, Oxford and has worked in both the state and independent sectors. He spent 9 happy years at Moulsford Prep School where he was Head of Year 5 and Head of History. He loves his sport, particularly cricket, and continues to coach sport at Thorngrove.