De Aston School

postcard pre 1905

De Aston School built in 1863

1872 advert for the school 100 boys of which 50 Boarders

1881 census, 6 Boarders-5 Lincolnshire and 1 London

1882 100 boys of which 40 Boarders

1899 40 boys of which 16 Boarders

1891 census, no listed maybe the holidays

1892/6 40 boys of which 18 Boarders

1900 40 boys of which 18 Boarders

1901 census, 32 Boarders- 28 Lincolnshire, 1 Canada and 1 London

1905 87 boys of which 45 Boarders

1911 census, 37 Boarders-32 Lincolnshire, 1 Notts, 1 London, 2 Edinburgh and 1 Cape Colony

1913 70 boys of which 30 Boarders

1922 150 boys of which 88 Boarders

1930 135 boys of which 64 Boarders

1937 135 boys of which 64 Boarders

1980 girls allowed to be Boarders

2020 closed

Reason- the number of students boarding dropping, the uncertainly of the Brexit factor, and costs. 60 girls and boys, half from the EU.