15 03, 2019

Holocaust Survival Talk

2019-03-15T15:54:23+00:00March 15th, 2019|Prep|

Our Year 8 Express and Development English classes were taken to Langley Senior School to meet Eve Kugler, a Holocaust survivor. The children have been studying the book, ‘The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas’ and this talk was to further their studies on this topic. Eve Kugler, was born into a Jewish family [...]

14 03, 2019

Inspiring the Next Generation of Scientists

2019-03-18T16:50:09+00:00March 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 [...]

28 02, 2019

Making Maths Count

2019-03-04T11:06:03+00:00February 28th, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep, Early Years|

The School offers an environment rich in mathematical opportunities starting in our Early Years classes, where we lay the foundations for mathematical understanding. Head of Maths, Mr David Sowry, gives an overview of the mathematical journey in Prep (also see below for Early Years and Pre-Prep): The Mathematics Department is a vibrant [...]

14 02, 2019

Encouraging Skills for Life through Growth Mindset & PSB

2019-02-15T10:24:44+00:00February 14th, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep|

Growth Mindset remains a pillar of our school ethos and our pupils continue to collect well-deserved House Points for displaying the learning attributes that are so key to their success in education and in their future life and career in a forever changing 21st century world. Our Growth Mindset superheroes in Pre-Prep [...]

14 02, 2019

An Uplifting Musical Soiree

2019-02-15T10:28:14+00:00February 14th, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep, Music|

All those performing in our first Soirée of the year had a thoroughly enjoyable evening. Great enthusiasm, energy and hard work was displayed by all and this was boosted further by such a supportive and motivating audience.A range of instruments were involved: guitar, piano, voice, drums, strings, cornet and oboe. The talent was extremely [...]

7 02, 2019

Feeling Good for Children’s Mental Health Week

2019-02-08T12:43:32+00:00February 7th, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep, Early Years|

To celebrate Children's Mental Health Week, we have been taking steps to be 'Healthy: Inside and Out' throughout the School, from Toddlers to Year 8. Toddlers: Benefits of Blowing Bubbles  We all love bubbles and that is certainly true of the youngest children in our School. In our Toddler & Parent Group, the [...]

31 01, 2019

Exploring Interests and Strengths Through The Arts

2019-02-25T11:03:21+00:00January 31st, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep, Early Years, Art|

It has been a creative week throughout the School, from Toddlers through to our senior pupils. Our Head of Art, Mr Nigel Edwards highlights the importance of the Arts in School life: "From Art, Music, Drama and Dance, the Arts play an important role in the 21st Century education at the School. Each one [...]