At Sherborne House School, we aim to ensure the unique and natural talents of every child are recognised and encouraged. Learn about the career path taken by Alex who left the school in 1980.

Year left: 1980

Profession: Forensics

What have you done since leaving school and what achievements are you most proud of?

I gained my degree and Masters at university. I worked 25 years in forensics for Hampshire Police. I am most proud of my family; my husband and 2 boys (aged 11 and 9).

What are you doing now and what do you enjoy most about it?

Having a year living in France with my family. I am loving the relaxed lifestyle!

Which Senior School did you attend?

St Swithun's School.

In what ways did Sherborne House prepare you for life?

Confidence and the ability to interact with others.

What is your fondest memory of your time at Sherborne House?

I have so many! One would be when Miss Wise had to help write my exam answers as I had broken my wrist.

How would you sum up your experience at Sherborne House in one word?