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 [...]

28 02, 2019

Making Maths Count

2019-03-04T11:06:03+01:00February 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 [...]

7 02, 2019

Feeling Good for Children’s Mental Health Week

2019-02-08T12:43:32+01:00February 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+01:00January 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 [...]

24 01, 2019

Making a Difference with Fundraising

2019-01-24T16:14:21+01:00January 24th, 2019|Prep, Pre-Prep, Early Years|

Charity fundraising update 2018-2019 We would like to thank parents, pupils and staff for supporting all our charitable events. It is fantastic to be able to announce that so far in this academic year an amazing total of £2,597.39 has been raised for the following charities: Macmillan Cancer Support, Jeans for Genes, Mental Health [...]