Monthly Archives: June 2017

Cricket v Lochinver House

At the start of the season we were complaining about the cold weather, today it was the opposite end of the spectrum, the hottest day of the year. Sun hats and sun cream were a must as the players toiled...

FoLP Summer Ball

The day of the Summer Ball is really action packed, with the Set Athletics finishing in the afternoon, there is just about time to go home and have a quick sleep, before it is time to head to the marquee....

Set Athletics

This is for many people their favourite day of the year. The reason being that every fit pupil in the school takes part in the Set Athletics competition. All competitors do 5 events and it doesn’t really matter what their...

Bushcraft

Our Year 8s came back from Bushcraft today looking rather dirty and tired and smelling slightly of smoke and fish. They’ve spent the week in the Oxfordshire countryside fending for themselves – a great way to relax after the trials...

Haileybury STEM Challenge

Four of our Year 5 boys were lucky enough to be invited to the Haileybury STEM Challenge. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics and it was exactly these things that the boys did. The first challenge was to...

U12A Cricket

This season has been a good one for our cricket teams and several were in action again today. Playing at home, our U12A team took on Westbrook. It was a fine afternoon for cricket, if anything a little too warm,...

Grandparents’ Day

On Friday 9thJune the Pre-Prep children invited their Grandparents to join them at school for the afternoon.  The afternoon commenced with a wonderful assembly with the children singing, reading poems that they had written and sharing favourite moments with their...

Flower Hunt

While the rest of the Pre Prep headed off to The Chiltern Open Air Museum, the Reception children went exploring the school grounds, looking for flowers. Some of the plants they came across had already flowered – this was an...

B5 Assembly

This morning our Year 5s spoke to the school about reading. As the school assembled the Beatles song “Paperback Writer” was playing and on the large screen was a thought provoking image of a boy standing on a pile of...