Princess Charlotte joins a list of famous faces who attended £17k-a-year St Thomas’ school in London


IT has been announced that Princess Charlotte will join older brother Prince George at St Thomas’s Battersea when she starts school in September.

The four-year-old royal will latest in a string of famous faces to have studied at the £17k-a-year school.

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Princess Charlotte will start school in September and will join Prince George at St Thomas’s Battersea[/caption]

Her older brother Prince George, five, is in same class as Maud – who is the daughter of Lord Freddie Windsor and actress Sophie Winkleman.

Sophie previously told HELLO! that her daughter and George “got on very well”.

The Cambridge children have joined a host of stars who went to the school, including singer Florence Welch.

Model Cara Delevingne, along with her older sister Poppy and Chloe, also studied at the school.


Prince George has been at the £17k-a-year school for a few years[/caption]

Actresses Charlotte Ritchie, Celine Buckens and Tara Fitzgerald all reportedly attended the school.

Simon O’Malley, Headmaster at Thomas’s Battersea, said: “We are delighted that The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have decided that Princess Charlotte will join her elder brother, Prince George, at Thomas’s Battersea.

“We greatly look forward to welcoming her and all of our new pupils to the school in September.”

Charlotte attended a different nursery to her brother with the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge choosing to send her to Willcocks Nursery school in South Kensington.

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George can enjoy extracurricular clubs at the school such as pottery, fencing and golf[/caption]

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Former pupils of the school include singer Florence Welch[/caption]

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Celine Buckens, from Netflix series Free Reign, also was a pupil[/caption]

George meanwhile was a pupil at Westacre Montessori School in King’s Lynn as the family were living in Anmer Hall in Norfolk at the time.

They later moved to Kensington Palace before their second child Charlotte was born.

St Thomas’s boasts a theatre, a gymnasium, a ballet room, pottery room, along with two libraries, an Astroturf and a rooftop playground.

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Model Cara Delevingne, along with her older sister Poppy and Chloe, also studied at the school[/caption]

Pupils can also enjoy extracurricular clubs such as pottery, fencing and golf with a lavish lunch to keep them going throughout the day.

Charlotte turned four at the beginning of the month and is said to have spent her birthday throwing a “rowdy party with lots of friends.”

In celebration of Princess Charlotte’s birthday, three charming photos were released by the palace, after being snapped by mum Kate last month.

Prince George and Princess Charlotte snuck back into Chelsea Flower Show for a secret 7am visit to ‘help water Kate Middleton’s garden’.

We shared how royal fans claim Prince William calls Princess Charlotte sweet French nickname ‘mignonette’.

Earlier this year, The Sun exclusively revealed that five-year-old told a surprised dog walker that his real name was Archie – three months before his cousin Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor arrived.






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