Hitting the headlines

A group of budding Year 8 journalists experienced life in the newsroom in March when they recorded and edited a live interview with actor, Sir David Jason, before posting it on the school website.

Sharing the Learning at St Lawrence

St Lawrence College Junior School pupils have been 'Sharing the Learning', with parents joining their Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 children in the classroom for a Friday afternoon of kite making and flying.

Prep 6 travel back to 1851

Farlington's Prep 6 spent a day in a Victorian classroom.

Forensics Day at The Manor

The annual Year 6 Forensics Day was its usual mix of exciting, crime-busting activities this year!

Hot air balloon visits Dean Close School

Pupils were astonished to see a hot air balloon, firing up its burners on the Dean Close Cricket pitch recently.

Junior School Symposium with Dulwich College

James Allen’s Prep School was delighted to join Dulwich College Junior School for the first joint Junior Symposium on 1 March 2017. The Symposium provided a day of creative and academic enrichment for the pupils in Years 3 -6 at both schools.

Junior Years visit Edinburgh Castle

In February, our Lower Second to Lower Third visited Edinburgh Castle.

St. Helen's College Celebrate World Book Day

The pupils at St. Helen's College had a wonderful time celebrating World Book Day with an adventure and mystery day.

King Edward's pupils take part in surgical skills workshop.

Ten prospective Medics and Vets from King Edward's Witley took part in a surgical skills workshop at the Royal College of Surgeons in London.

Year 2 Trip to Dean Heritage Centre

On Wednesday, Year 2 travelled to Dean Heritage Centre to experience life as a Victorian child.

Dauntsey’s in training for the “Canoeists’ Everest”

Training has started in earnest at Dauntsey’s for the infamous Devizes to Westminster “DW” canoe race, known as the "canoeists' Everest".

Sixth Form students' business experience at ProHair Live Exhibition Manchester

Sixth Form business faculty students from Oswestry School, Eliza Liepina and Dominic Fisher, were selected by local businessman Mr Neil Ruby to represent his company 'Italy Hair and Beauty' at the ProHair Live Exhibition in Manchester.

LEHMUN 2017 Conference

The weekend of 27th – 29th January saw the ninth annual LEH Model United Nations Conference (LEHMUN) hosted at LEH. More than 160 delegates from 15 different schools represented 42 different countries at the conference.

Sixth form student Millie Meets HRH The Prince of Wales

Lower sixth Taunton School student Millie Tyler was fortunate enough to meet Prince Charles whilst undertaking work experience this term.

Pre-Prep out and about at Lackford Lakes

Bird watching, den building and hot chocolate in the woods were amongst the activities organised by the Suffolk Wildlife Trust for the OBH Pre-Prep at Lackford Lakes.

Red Hand Day - trip to the United Nations

Before half term, eight L5 pupils flew to Switzerland to take red handprints from Kilgraston pupils and staff to the United Nations Office in Geneva to show support for the campaign against the use of child soldiers.

The Romans have taken Grace Dieu by storm!

Pupils from Grace Dieu Manor School saw history ‘come to life’ during their Roman Day, held this week.

Dinosaurs Descend on Exeter Cathedral School

Reception children at Exeter Cathedral School have rounded off their recent scheme of learning by holding their very own Dinosaur Day.

King’s Ely student witnesses historic Brexit judgement in the Supreme Court

King's Ely Sixth Form student Tom Oldham was able to witness an historic judgement in the Supreme Court thanks to an exciting work experience placement.

Junior Masterchef at C.C.J.S.

Churcher’s College Junior School was turned into a gourmet restaurant last week as pupils participated in the CCJS’s Master Chef Competition. Teams of Year 6 pupils had a budget of five pounds to spend to create a Master Chef meal.

Talbot Heath Juniors Visit LUSH

At the end of January Talbot Heath's Year 6 had an exciting morning surrounded by clouds of perfumed, soapy air as they visited the Lush factories in Poole.

Dauntsey’s goes transatlantic aboard Jolie Brise in 2017

Dauntsey’s is thrilled to announce that its world-famous pilot cutter, the Jolie Brise will cross the Atlantic for the third time with the School as it joins the International Rendez-vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta.

Google Expeditions Pioneer Programme comes to Bromsgrove

On Thursday 19th January, Google treated pupils at Bromsgrove School to an exciting day of virtual reality supported learning.

Author Rebecca Westcott spends the day at Knighton House School

Dorset Author Rebecca Westcott spent the day at Knighton House School talking about books and the art of writing with the Year 6, 7 & 8 pupils at Knighton House School.

Science Quiz Team sails through to National Finals

Quick-thinking scientists from The Grange pooled their knowledge of chemistry, zoology and physics to whiz through to the finals of a national quiz competition.

Secret keys and hidden doors

The idea of secret keys conjures up rusty locks and secret doors, and the Owls and Badgers had a chance to explore lots of these, when they visited the Cathedral today as part of their topic, Salisbury - Our City.

Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown!

One of our Year 3s, Remi Potts, took on the 'enviable' role of Headmaster for the day last week and what a time he had (under the guidance of Mr Ayres, of course)!

Chiton-clad pupils visit Ancient Greece

Does the thought of spending some time in the bustling Agora of sunny Athens appeal to you? What about having the chance to chat with your friends as you paint a fresco, concoct a herbal remedy or squeeze some juicy olives to make oil for your lamp?

Year 6 Visit Parliament

Year 6 from Churcher's College Junior School spent a fantastic day visiting the Houses of Parliament and exploring the rather older power base of the Tower of London.

Celebrating Mary Ward Day

Every year we celebrate the life and values of Mary Ward on whose principles our school are founded.

In the jungle, the mighty jungle…

Dean Close Preparatory School was alive with explorers, crocodiles, spiders and giant butterflies as pupils dressed in their best rainforest costumes to welcome rainforest expert and explorer, Paul Carpenter for the day.

The Solar System Comes to Culford

Pupils from schools across the mid-Suffolk region came to Culford for a space and astronomy workshop, on Monday 9 January.

Herstmonceux Observatory Visit

The recent cold clear nights have been perfect of astronomical observations and the members of the Upper Sixth Physics sets at King Edward's Witley have made the most of it.

A Typical Weekend for the Boarders!

What do the boarders get up to on a cold miserable January weekend?