In this first half of the Autumn Term, the boarding community has enjoyed a wide range of activities. The family atmosphere is excellent with all boarders working together and enjoying one another's company. We have welcomed lots of new faces, who have all managed brilliantly, and it has been excellent to see the senior [...]
It has certainly been a very busy half term in the boarding community. The warmer weather has enabled the boarders to relax outside and enjoy the beautiful grounds. Eating tea outside, playing cricket, enjoying the new adventure play area or simply relaxing in the sunshine has been a lovely way to end a busy day [...]
Our boarders' skating skills were certainly put to the test at Funky Monkeys!
What a fantastic Valentine's disco! Many pupils from Years 5 to 8 joined the boarders for tea before enjoying the evening together. With Mr Grant Dixon playing a wide range of tunes for the pupils to enjoy, everyone had a great time. Highlights must be the conga which included every child and everyone singing their hearts out [...]
Wow, what a week it has been in boarding. With all of the activities and trips well underway for the term, it was great to see our Boarding Houses full of pupils, from Year 3 to 8. One of the great things about this age range is seeing how the boarders help one another. [...]
It was certainly a party to remember! The Boarders' Christmas Party got off to a festive start with a drinks reception in the Inner Hall accompanied by carols played on the piano by Miss Briggs and sung by Mr Conway. A wide range of squash and juice was available, all served [...]
Check out our exciting list of events and trips this Autumn Term - don't forget to book your place with Matron Ives or Mr Hood:
This week was the Boarding Schools' Association's (BSA) National Boarding Week - seven days of fun activities designed to celebrate and promote boarding schools. We were invited to take part in the BSA national events and decided to join in the Big Boarding Walk on Thursday 22 June. Our boarders had a great time completing [...]
Prep School Valentine's Disco 120 very excited children attended the Valentine's Disco, hosted by Matron Ives and resident DJ Mr Dixon. The stage was set with UV lights and the music pulsed as soon as tea was over and the children all made their way eagerly through to Big School. Glow in the dark shades, [...]
Please find below our Boarding poster highlighting this term’s wonderful array of boarding events – there is something for everyone! Please ensure you book your boarding bed with Matron Ives promptly as some evenings are sure to be very popular.