Monthly Archives: July 2016

XC Rock Climbing

At the Summer Ball Mr Iqbal auctioned off the chance for two boys to go rock climbing with him. Huw and Toby were the lucky winners. They had a great time overcoming the challenges Mr Iqbal put their way. The...

France Trip

Mr Phillips, once again, has taken a group of pupils over to Burgundy for a week. The pupils range from Year 4 to Year 8. While they are there, not only will they be brushing up on their French but...

Lockers Park visit Goodwood

  MrPhillips and Mrs Hill took Oisin, Sean, and Finn Green Goblin Racing at Goodwood on July the 10th. They had a fabulous day, despite the persistent rain. Supported by the parents of the boys they watched as the boys...

Prize Giving

The summer term Prize Giving really is the culmination of the academic year. So much has happened not only this term, but also over the whole year. Mr Wilson, the Headmaster, summarised the term and year and then the fathers...

Kidzania

While our Year 8s were up at Alton Towers and our Year 7s were getting wet in Cheshunt, the rest of the school went to Kidzania, Westfield for Expedition Day. This is a venue really planned for children – adults...

Herts Young Mariners Base

Today was our Expedition Day – when the whole school sets off for pastures new. We went to three separate places, with the Year 7s going to the Herts Young Mariners Base at Cheshunt. They had a great time, learning...

Colts Set Cricket Competition

This competition was scheduled to be finished a couple of weeks ago, but as they say “rain affected play”. Today we finally managed to fit it in and the boys really enjoyed their last school cricket of the year. Music...

Scouts Water Fight

7th Hemel Hempstead Scouts always end the year with a water fight – in and around the swimming pool! This is one of the boys’ favourite events on the Scouting calendar, possibly because it is their opportunity to completely soak...

Pre Prep Fun

Coming to school is all about learning, but it doesn’t always have to be in formal lessons. Our Pre Prep children get the opportunity to play and to relax on a regular basis. Playing with toy cars helps story writing...

Set Swimming

This year we tried a new approach to the Set Swimming Competition – we gave responsibility to the Set Leaders to choose the team. This allowed us to spend far more time teaching boys techniques. Most of the Set Leaders...