ABSTRACT

Postal Address-Abbotsholme, n e a r R o c e s t e r , D e r b y s h i r e .

Telegrams-Abbotsholme, R o c e s t e r . ( N o C h a r g e for Porterage.)

THE School, which was opened in 1889, is intended to provide for boys, between the ages of about 11 and 18, an all-round Education of an entirely modern and rational

1 T h e prospectus of 1 8 8 9 attempted to divide the School curriculum

into t w o parts : f r o m 1 1 to 1 5 General E d u c a t i o n , and f r o m 1 5 to 1 8

Special Education. V e r y early this had to be abandoned as I found

it impossible to complete the G e n e r a l E d u c a t i o n in 4 years and u n -

desirable to specialise before 1 8 . T h e Prospectus w a s therefore modified,

and in the s u m m e r of 1 8 9 4 put in this final f o r m . — C . R .