Welland (Girls Y8-11)
Welland is headed by the resident housemistress.
She is supported in the daily running of the House by an assistant. House tutors are members of the SHS teaching staff. Together the House Staff encourage each girl to develop her personal happiness, academic achievement, individuality and independence.
Welland House is situated in its own beautiful grounds facing the River Welland, has its own car park, and is only a short walk from the Main School and the Drama Studio.
It offers private accommodation for the resident Housemistress, the Deputy Housemistress and
Gap Students. There are 12 bedrooms, each accommodating up to 5 girls. There are study bedrooms for the older girls, which sleep 2. All rooms are carpeted, have wardrobes, a desk for each girl, more than enough cupboard space and lockers are also available.
On the ground floor, the house has 2 sitting rooms, each with a television (including satellite facilities), DVDs, a library, table tennis and a piano. There is a quiet reading area in the Hall with a selection of daily newspapers. A further recreational area can be used for music practice, private study or entertaining friends. There is a Wi-Fi across the House. In addition, there is a kitchen where the girls can use the washing machine and tumble dryer for games and swimming kit only. The Staff office is also on the ground floor. All meals are taken together with Staff in the main dining room at school.