Of the three children of the Prince and Princess of Wales, Louis, who celebrates his fifth birthday on April 23, 2023, is the most similar to his mother. This fun and charming little boy has already made a lot of friends at his new school.
“Catherine and her twins!” Fans of the new Princess of Wales couldn’t believe their eyes when she posted a photo of her as a baby with her dad, Michael Middleton, on Instagram, as part of promoting her campaign. Our formation It aims to educate parents about the importance of early childhood. “Spitting image” of his youngest son! It also became the subject of a “joke” within the family. The princess, noting the great similarity in features of two of the eldest – Prince George and Princess Charlotte – with William, sighed jokingly: “Only Louis looks like me!”
Louis Arthur Charles was born on April 23, 2018 at St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington, London – then “of Cambridge” – since his grandfather’s accession to the throne, 4H The line of succession, following his father, brother and sister, as the Perth Convention in 2011 abolished male preference.
Although he did not participate much in official Crown events, the young boy had already gained a reputation as a prankster after his “media performance” during the Platinum Jubilee of the late Queen Elizabeth II, in June 2022. At the royal exhibition, he multiplied his grimaces and contortions, laughing, yawning, He stuck out his tongue and bit his nose at his mom…to the delight of the paparazzi. A few days ago, Louis appeared at his first Easter service, at St George’s Chapel in Windsor, tie-wise.
If William and Kate are “modern” parents, they nonetheless enforce some “domestic rules” for their offspring, such as no yelling or arguing inside the house. For the past year, the couple has lived at Adelaide Cottage, a cozy mansion in Windsor Park. Last September, the two princes and the little princess attended a private school in Ascot, not far from their new home, famous for the excellence of its educational methods. Founded in 1860, Lambrook School had the fine flowering of the British aristocracy, and the first two of Queen Victoria’s grandchildren, Princes Christian Victor and Albert of Schleswig-Holstein, in 1878. The King used to come from Windsor to see plays or cricket matches.
The school – which aims to give its students ‘feathers to fly’ and excel in their future lives – has a vast 21-hectare site in the heart of the green Berkshire countryside, where they can practice many outdoor sports. At present, the co-educational institution accommodates 615 boys and girls from 3 to 13 years old.
The “Pré-Prépatoire” department Louis attends aims to train “confident, well-educated individuals with character and enthusiasm for learning”. To this end, the program combines “the best elements of traditional education, with an emphasis on arithmetic and literature, and offers a wide range of activities and subjects that give all children the opportunity to reach their full potential, experience a sense of accomplishment from an early age and prepare them for the rest of their school lives.”
Thus, in these classrooms that correspond to the kindergarten years in France, young children, in addition to classical subjects, are introduced to computers, French, art, music, cooking, dance, physical education or catechism … “all within A connected creative program framework. There is no doubt that naughty Louis, like his fellow juniors, is making the most of this educational wealth!
“Evil thinker. Music scholar. Hipster-friendly communicator. Bacon geek. Amateur internet enthusiast. Introvert.”