17 05, 2019

Bullards are Forever

2019-05-17T18:59:09+01:00May 17th, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep, Early Years, Music|

This year, the whole school was involved in the Bullard House Music Competition: Early Years, Pre-Prep and Prep! Each section of the School performed with great enthusiasm and it was clear how much time and hard work had been put into their performances. Early Years confidently opened the whole competition, singing Nursery Rhymes and [...]

9 05, 2019

Summer Time Hobbies

2019-05-19T19:38:06+01:00May 9th, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep, Early Years|

At the School we seek to offer our pupils from Early Years to Year 8 plenty of opportunity to develop interests and talents outside the classroom. Our extensive grounds provide the perfect space for many hobbies and clubs with some more unique than others. Whilst some are indoor based such as the Pre-Prep's Mad [...]

3 05, 2019

Swimmers in the spotlight

2019-05-03T11:52:10+01:00May 3rd, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep, Early Years, More Sport|

Pupils from Reception to Year 8 benefit from on-site swimming lessons in the school's indoor swimming pool with our inspiring swimming team consisting of swimming coach Mrs Heatley and our trained PE staff. Early Years children are offered optional swimming sessions which parents can book into each week and Pre-Prep children are able to [...]

3 05, 2019

The Dutch effect

2019-05-03T14:56:29+01:00May 3rd, 2019|Early Years|

Our youngster in Oaks were delighted to welcome a visitor from Holland this week. Dutch student, Eva Procee, came over to work within an Early Years setting in England and she has enjoyed a week experiencing the school routine and environment. During Eva’s week with the children, our girls and boys really enjoyed learning [...]

26 04, 2019

Beautiful Bonnets and Hooray for Hats

2019-04-26T20:57:48+01:00April 26th, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep, Early Years|

Pre-Prep Easter Bonnet Parade The weather was lovely and as a result the Pre-Prep’s Easter Bonnet Parade took place outside in the walled garden. It was lovely to see the children arrive at School this morning decked in a variety of bright cheerful hats covered in everything from straw to twigs, eggs, sheep and helter [...]

26 04, 2019

Inspiring Technology

2019-04-26T15:37:49+01:00April 26th, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep, Early Years|

Our Computing department continues to inspire the children around technology. With a diverse range of topics covered, pupils learn how to keep safe online and how to spot potential dangers when navigating the World Wide Web. The scheme of work builds pupils skills in many of the popular software programs that they will encounter [...]

29 03, 2019

Afternoon tea with our wonderful mummies

2019-03-29T15:33:37+01:00March 29th, 2019|Pre-Prep, Early Years|

We were delighted to welcome our mummies into school for our 'Mother's Day Tea Celebration' in the Early Years setting. The children enjoyed making gifts, planting sunflowers and sharing afternoon tea with their Mothers and other family members.We finished this fun filled afternoon by entertaining our visitors with some of our favourite songs accompanied by [...]

21 03, 2019

The joy of music

2019-03-21T17:44:53+01:00March 21st, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep, Early Years|

Music is ‘live’ across the whole School. A big part of our lives, music enhances and supports every single one of us. It improves our cognitive abilities in many different ways and also enriches our learning experience across the curriculum. In the Pre-Prep and Prep School pupils enjoy listening to our Composer of the [...]

14 03, 2019

Inspiring the Next Generation of Scientists

2019-03-18T16:50:09+01:00March 14th, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep, Early Years|

From Early Years through to the top two years, we aim to infuse pupils with a love of science, knowing that their future will be powered by STEAM (science, technology, engineering, the arts and mathematics).Exploring Science Through Play In the Early Years we start to gain scientific knowledge which we build on throughout our educational journey [...]