Discovering Life

By their very nature the finer things in life can be time-consuming to source.

Discovering Life brings together a collection of these rare products, services and experiences in one place.

Many made a little finer with preferential rates and added value exclusively negotiated for members.

Discover more of Life’s luxuries for less...

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our monthly newsletter and be the first hear about our fantastic new offers...

No thanks, take me straight to the website



Embracing Ambition...

An independent day and boarding school for girls and boys aged 2 -18 on the edge of the New Forest.

Welcome to Embley
When I came into teaching, I wanted to be the kind of teacher I wanted to have as a child. As a Headmaster I believe that Embley is the kind of school that children and their families want to have.

We believe that every child is unique and deserves the recognition of that as they grow. We are academically ambitious for our children and motivate them to achieve their personal best. We encourage an appropriate belief in oneself while being mindful that the world does not end at the tip of one’s nose and that happiness in life is through success in enriching the lives of others. 

Our expectations are high and we make no apology for this; children respond positively to the belief we have in them. They are encouraged to take intellectual risks, to challenge themselves and to respond to that challenge because they know we are there to support them. Mistakes are valued as opportunities for growth and development.

We expect all our pupils to develop independence, responsibility and a spirit of inquiry from a young age but we cannot foster these ideals without giving our children a meaningful opportunity to practice them. From class representation in student councils our students also lead on national conferences, address national education fora, trade on the London Exchange in our Stock Market Investment Club and develop their economic and business acumen through our MBA Experience in partnership with Winchester University. They also lead award winning sailing, drama and golf programmes and, in co-operation with staff, plan and manage business tendering and projects. Our children have the opportunity to be their best and leave us with a character that will inform the rest of their lives.  

Our students go out into the world with a sense of purpose. They leave us with academic achievement, personal fulfilment and the desire to make a difference.

Cliff Canning, Headmaster, Embley

Embley Park,
Romsey, Hampshire
SO51 6ZE (Senior School)
SO51 6ZA (Prep School)

Senior School & Main Reception:
T: +44 (0) 1794 512206

Prep School office:
T: +44 (0) 1794 515737

Back to School House