Charlton Banner


Background Colour

The background colour is golden yellow. It symbolizes the warm camaraderie of being a member of Charlton House.

The Heading

The Prep Mitre and Ribbon are common to the banners of all the houses.

The Centre piece

Charlton House is named after George Charlton, headmaster at the Prep. The Red Rampant Lion is taken from the Charlton Family Coat of Arms. It symbolizes the pride and strength of boys working and playing together to achieve success.

The Latin Motto

Gaudentes Servimus Dominum

The English translation is: ‘Let us serve the Lord joyfully’. It reminds each one of us to live out our Christian faith personally. Doing good deeds in the service of Jesus Christ, our Saviour and Lord.