Phoebe Eleanor Matthews is the oldest daughter of .
In September 2000, when she was 3, she started the Granville School in Sevenoaks, which she attended until age 11.
In September 2008, she started Sevenoaks School in Year 7.
In 2013, she took her GCSEs at Sevenoaks with A*A*A*A*A*A*AAAAA in English language (A*), English literature (A*), Maths (A), Physics (A), Chemistry (A), Biology (A), Classical Civilization (A*), Greek (A*), Latin (A*), French (A) and Art History (A*).
In September 2014, she applied for University at Exeter for Classical Studies and English (35 points), Nottingham for Classics and English (34 points), Newcastle for English and Classical Studies (35 points), Oxford for Classics and English (no offer), Leeds for Classical Civilization (35 points). She firmed Newcastle and put Nottingham as her insurance.
In 2015, she took her IB from Sevenoaks with 39 points from English A HL (7), Latin HL (7), Greek HL (7), Classical Civilization SL (7), Chemistry SL (4), Maths SL (5), and 2 bonus points, and got her place at Newcastle confirmed.
In September 2015, she started Newcastle University studying Classical Studies and English. In her first year she lived in Windsor Terrace. In her second year she moved into a flat with two of her friends.