28 04, 2017

Hats off to an egg-ceptional Prep Easter Bonnet Parade

2017-04-28T12:05:45+00:00April 28th, 2017|Prep, Art|

The morning kicked off with a visual feast in the Outer Hall, enjoyed by parents and staff. Pupils from Year 3 to 8 paraded down the 'catwalk' staircase to upbeat musical accompaniment. Mr Hamiltion interviewed each child about their cracking creation, introducing every possible Easter pun into his commentary.   [...]

11 11, 2016

Artcadabra!

2016-11-11T14:49:31+00:00November 11th, 2016|Prep, Art|

Norfolk based Magician 'Magic Bill' delighted Prep pupils and staff with a surprise Assembly of fun and magic. Big School was filled with giggles and cheers as Magic Bill (essentially a children’s magician) entertained us all with his amusing tricks managing to attract lots of volunteers to assist him. The purpose of this Assembly was to [...]

23 03, 2016

World Poetry Day

2016-03-23T15:27:44+00:00March 23rd, 2016|Drama, Prep, Pre-Prep, Art|

World Poetry Day was celebrated at Taverham Hall with our very first Poetry Festival. It was a whole school event and we were delighted  to have both Pre-Prep and Prep school participating. Our theme was 'Fantasy, Fabels and Fairytales'     The Prep School pupils were heavily involved in the whole process of choosing parts, [...]

7 03, 2016

Making faces in Willow Art Workshop

2016-03-07T20:15:46+00:00March 7th, 2016|Prep, Art|

It was wonderful to welcome back artist Maggie Campbell who last visited the School in 2013. Maggie specialises in outdoor sculptures and installations and has worked for organisations as varied as international theatre companies, wildlife trusts and international environmental organisations, the BBC Visual Effects Department, Madame Tussauds and the South Bank Education Department. She is [...]

10 12, 2015

Was the Panto a hit? Oh yes it was!

2016-06-11T17:27:21+00:00December 10th, 2015|Drama, Prep, Art|

The cast of 'Jack and his Amazing Multicoloured beanstalk' decided, before they performed for an audience, that they would have been successful if they managed to make the audience laugh. A tall order perhaps, as way back in September there was a certain amount of reticence about 'hamming it up'. Yes we had a baddy, but [...]

6 11, 2015

Peppa Pig’s on fire!

2015-11-06T14:28:08+00:00November 6th, 2015|Prep, Art|

Prep School's House Guy competition had some very original entries. As part of the school's preparation for Bonfire Night each House created a number of imaginative Guys. Within each house, different age groups worked together to produce a very wide range of characters. Crows went down the 'Penguins of Madagascar' route producing a super penguin [...]