Wellbeing Week at Holmwood House

Wellbeing Week at Holmwood House this month aimed to help equip children in every year group with the enduring skills, habits and attitudes that they require for future health and happiness.

National Readathon Results

Congratulations to all of the girls in Upper 3 at Talbot Heath who have recently participated in the National Readathon.

Bede's pupil raises over £2,000 for Unicef and Cancer Research

On Tuesday 7 February, Bede’s School Lower Sixth pupil Rosa Witts hosted a concert at Hailsham Pavilion that raised over £2,000 in support of Unicef and Cancer Research UK.

Fantastic Fundraising at Chafyn Grove

The charity for last term was ‘Julia’s House’, the only children’s hospice charity in Dorset and Wiltshire dedicated to helping life-limited children and their families across both counties.

Recycling Sports Kit

St Mary's Shaftesbury were able to donate large amounts of unused sports kit to a charity in South Africa.

Belmont Grosvenor School Nursery celebrates 10th Birthday

Magic Tree Nursery, part of independent Harrogate prep school Belmont Grosvenor, marks its 10th birthday

Dulwich Prep School Cranbrook launches mental health initiative

Dulwich Prep School, Cranbrook works with national children's mental health charity to further enhance pastoral care provision in school.

Daniella, Year 8, donates her hair to charity

Daniella had 7 inches chopped off that she then donated to The Little Princess Trust.

Bede's pupil organises charity concert for Unicef

Bede’s pupil Rosa Witts is in the process of organising a charity concert in support of UNICEF with the aim of raising funds to help children living in the war zones in Syria.

Pupils go wild for Wig Wednesday

Bellan House pupils have raised a phenomenal £2,236.93 for CLIC Sargent, a charity offering cancer support for the young, by holding their own Wig Wednesday.

King’s Ely students pay their respects on National Holocaust Memorial Day

Students and staff from King’s Ely Senior and King’s Ely Junior came together at Ely Cathedral to mark National Holocaust Memorial Day.

St Michael's pupils become Global Citizens

Henna tattoos, organic farming, Diwali, world inequality and the Civil Rights movement in America were only some of the fantastic array of subjects investigated, practised and discussed by pupils in Years 3-8 at St Michael’s Prep School, Otford.

Chinese New Year in Pre-Prep

To help us learn more about Chinese New Year, which is being celebrated from January 27th to February 11th this year, we welcomed some parents to talk to Year 1, Reception and Nursery.

Kingham Hill School teachers tackle marathon challenge for charity

Two teachers from Kingham Hill School have raised over £2,500 for two charities after completing the gruelling challenge of running 12 marathons in 12 months.

Beechwood Park School on Top of the World

Our very own James Jones, Maintenance Manager at Beechwood Park recently travelled to Mount Everest and trekked 80 miles over 14 days at altitudes of up to 18,559 feet to reach Everest Base Camp, taking in the Kalla Patthar summit en route

Tree of Wishes at The John Lyon School

To celebrate the 140th anniversary of the John Lyon School our newest boys in Y7 held a very special tree planting. The 140th tree is a sapling with quite a heritage; it is part of Chiswick House & Gardens Trust’s Cedar Conservation project

Sedbergh School Sportswoman of the Year Tackles New Challenge for Charity

Imogen Boddy, 17, Sedbergh School Sportswoman of the Year 2015-16, has set herself a 12-hour tri-challenge on the 29th June this year, aiming to raise £3,000 for two charities she believes strongly in.

Homefield Children Laying the Seeds for Centenary Wood

To mark the Centenary of the First World War and honour the brave souls who fell for our future, The Woodland Trust is planting a new Centenary Wood on the edge of Epsom Downs and a number of Homefield boys have been at the centre of the project.

Christmas Choir Tour

The St Joseph's In The Park choir sang carols and raised money for Great Ormond Street Hospital in the run up to Christmas.

Young entrepreneurs raise funds for Hope House Hospice

Pupils gave a ‘gift that counts’ to Hope House, a charity which provides care and support to life-limited children, young people and their families, by raising a tremendous £1,337.54 at their annual Christmas Enterprise Fair.

Moulsford annual fundraising tops £7,000 for brain tumour research

Blue Skye Thinking receives cheque from Oxfordshire prep school

Headmaster cycles from coast-to-coast to help local children's charity

The Headmaster at Fairfield Preparatory School in Loughborough took to two wheels recently to help boost his school’s fundraising for the Leicestershire charity, Wishes4Kids.

Christmas Jumper Day Tops Festive Fun At The Elms

The Elms Junior School and Nursery saw the term out in festive style as more than 300 people – pupils, teachers and all the school staff – donned Yuletide knitwear for Save The Children’s Christmas Jumper Day on Friday 16 December.

Christmas Comes to Culford Prep

The annual Prep School Christmas Fayre took place on Friday 9 December. The focus was very much on fundraising, friendships and fun!

Bishop's Stortford College Students Launch The Rainbow Project

Sixth Form students at Bishop’s Stortford College have launched a new initiative called The Rainbow Project, aiming to raise awareness of bullying and share ideas on how it can be prevented.

Actress and alumna launches buy-a-brick appeal

Actress Victoria Hamilton, who plays the Queen Mother in the Netflix series 'The Crown', returned to Prior's Field last week to launch a buy-a-brick appeal, to help fund a world-class urology centre at the Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford.

New Chorister Bishop takes the reins

The Right Revd Nicholas Holtam, Bishop of Salisbury, stepped down during Evensong and 13-year-old Beatrice Fisher from Year 8 took his place during Salisbury Cathedral's annual Chorister Bishop’s ceremony.

Pupils fundraise to help local brothers take their first steps

Pupils at Fairfield Preparatory School in Loughborough put their best foot forward to take local twin boys with Spastic Diplegia a step closer to standing and walking independently.

Lanesborough Kindness Rewarded

As part of our Anti-Bullying Week 2016, the boys set themselves a challenge of achieving over 60 recognised acts of kindness towards each other in 5 days.

From Pole to Pole - travels in Antarctica

From the school flagpole all the way to the South Pole, Olivier Hubert, Executive Chef at St Helen and St Katharine in Abingdon, raises the flag for the school with pride as he starts his six month sabbatical with the British Antarctic Survey.

Kingham Hill School raise a bear-y good amount for charity

Pupils at Kingham Hill School put their best paw forward as they dressed up as their favourite teddy bears to raise money and awareness for two worthy causes.

Dauntsey’s Commemorates the Battle of the Somme

Dauntsey’s has marked the Centenary of the Battle of the Somme by planting the first in an avenue of 38 oak trees which will commemorate the 38 Old Dauntseians who died during the First World War.

Dragon School Year 6 Swim the Channel

On Tuesday 22nd November, over 100 Dragon School Year 6 children collectively swam the length of the English Channel, 1416 lengths of the pool, in aid of Leonard Cheshire Disability.

Inter-house Talent Show for Children in Need Day!

On Friday afternoon, as part of Children in Need Day, the pupils came together to take part in the Inter-house Talent Show!