This page is for any news of any current members / former pupils of the Norton Knatchbull School / Ashford Grammar School.

If you have any news / updates that you would like to share, please email

September 2016

NKS are looking for Old Ashfordians who might be interested in telling their story about how their time at the school inspired their career. If you are interested please contact Sarah Moir on


April 2016

Thanks to Luke Jones (2004-2011) for the following updates:

Luke graduated with a BSc in Medicinal and Biological Chemistry from Nottingham University.  He is currently taking a post graduate degree in medicine.

John Grocott (2004-2011) was President of St. Johns College at Durham University.

Adam Kydd (2004-2011) is teaching in Jordan, having obtained an Honours degree in PPE.

March 2016

Congratulations to Philip Sibbald (1988-1993) who has been elected as Chair of the House of Laity for the Canterbury Diocesan Synod of the Church of England.

Congratulations to Sean Page (1984-1989) on the recent publication of his limited edition short story 'Girl with the Dark Hair'.  Sean's other published works include 'The Official Zombie Handbook',' War Against the Walking Dead' and 'Alien Invasion Manual'.