Built in 1938, Dryden is situated just north of the centre of Oundle, overlooking Home Close and SciTec. The house is named after the seventeenth century poet John Dryden, who was born in the local village of Aldwincle.

Ms Francis has been at Oundle since 2002, where she has been Head of Lower Years in Laxton House, Head of PSHE and Head of Drama. Ms Francis is married, and enjoys reading, travel and the theatre.

Ms Francis is supported by a team of seven tutors: Mr Atkins (Mathematics); Miss Blacknell (Resident Deputy Head, Modern Languages); Miss Byatt (Biology);  Miss Gush (Psychology); Mrs Harrington (Classics); Mrs Larter (Ed Support); Miss Viruete Navarro (Head of Spanish).

Housemistress
Ms K Francis
+44 (0)1832 277220

Matron
Mrs J Hopkins
+44 (0)7885406185

Address
Dryden House
Glapthorn Road
Oundle PE8 4JB