Monthly Archives: March 2018

Rugby v Manor Lodge

On a beautiful Spring afternoon (one of the few we are going to get I’m told) our U10 & U11 teams took on Manor Lodge. There was some fine rugby played in this the last rugby fixture of the season...

Signs of Spring

On a Wednesday the younger members of the Prep school do activities. Today some of our Year 4 pupils were given the task of taking photos using the title “Signs of Spring”. They were allowed to take as many photos...

Kew Gardens

Our Pre Prep certainly know when to book a trip. As the snow melted they headed off to Kew Gardens to experience life in warmer climes – at least in the Palm House! They also went on a tree walk...

Stephen Hawking Assembly

Last week the death of Stephen Hawking was announced. Some of our Year 8s wanted to pay a tribute to him and decided to do an assembly. They spoke about his great achievements, his humour and his fight against adversity....

Bhaktivedanta Manor

As part of their Religious Studies our Year 3s’ went to Bhaktivedanta Manor, the UK home of the Hare Krishna movement. This is a regular visit as we feel that it is very important to expose our pupils to a...

Tracking in the snow

A few weeks ago Year 1 & 2 went out tracking. They didn’t find very much. Today it was a different story. With a light covering of snow that had been on the ground for a couple of days, there...

Chapel Visitor

About twice a term Mr Phillips invites guests in to talk about their religion. Today it was the turn of Mr Eldridge to talk about Judaism. He told the boys that Judaism was over 3000 years old and that the...

“Smike” Rehearsal

On Friday and Saturday of this week “Smike” will be performed by the Senior part of the school. Usually, and I have no doubt it will be true of this play, the quality of the Lockers Park plays is outstanding....

Fire Walk!

Five rather mad members of Staff and one husband last night took part in a Fire Walk at Collett School, helping to raise funds for Collett School. They must all be bonkers! (Though raising funds for the Collett School is...

Set Science Competition

As part of Science Week Mr Iqbal organises a Set Competition. This takes place over two days, one of which is a quiz and the other is a practical session. Each Set Leader has to choose a team that has...