18 09, 2020

Having fun and being active

2020-09-20T11:20:06+01:00September 18th, 2020|More Sport|

Our Year 5 to 8 pupils are have enjoyed taking part in our Recreational Sports programme this month during their Thursday games sessions.  They get to opt for a sport of their choice! The emphasis is on having fun with their friends while being active as they settle back into school life. The sessions [...]

10 03, 2020

A Speedy House Cross Country

2020-03-10T16:48:23+00:00March 10th, 2020|More Sport, Pre-Prep, Prep|

Our Whole School House Cross Country competition was a great success, involving all year groups and classes. Everyone got to spend time outdoors in our wonderful grounds, with weather to match. They did themselves proud – from our Reception to Year 8 pupils – and nearly 80% of all our runners recorded their quickest time [...]

4 03, 2020

Good luck wishes for the National Squash Championships

2020-03-04T11:39:49+00:00March 4th, 2020|More Sport|

Congratulations to Year 8 pupil Brady M who has qualified for the National Squash Championships in Hull this month. We wish him well and look forward to following his progress. Brady recently returned from the Prince Surrey Gold Junior Open, where he played at the famous Wimbledon Club, finishing a respectable 12th in a [...]

11 02, 2020

Swimming Superbly

2020-02-11T16:55:10+00:00February 11th, 2020|More Sport, Prep|

Well done to our U11 swim team in their friendly gala against Town Close. With some of our swimmers away with the hockey team, it gave others a chance to step up and they swam superbly, showing just how far they have come. Unfortunately our opponents were just that bit quicker but all swimmers [...]

31 01, 2020

Our shooting star

2020-01-31T16:46:47+00:00January 31st, 2020|Latest News, More Sport|

Our Year 6 pupil Daisy S was competing recently at the Stoke Mandeville Stadium, Bucks in the British Shooting Schools National Pistol Championships. She arrived at the Olympic village on Tuesday night and had a 30 minute practice session with her coach Michael Gault OBE in what was an incredibly daunting 18 target range. [...]

31 01, 2020

Inspiring a lifelong love of Badminton

2020-01-31T14:44:46+00:00January 31st, 2020|Hobbies, More Sport|

Badminton England (BE)launched a new initiative called Racket Park aimed at encouraging 5-11 year olds to play the game. Inspiring a lifelong love of smashing the shuttlecock our Junior Badminton hobby is led by Mrs Bridgstock, Badminton England Tutor and Level 2 Coach and has all the Racket Pack kitbag which the children enjoy [...]

15 11, 2019

Daisy crowned Junior Pistol Shooting Champion

2019-11-15T15:25:25+00:00November 15th, 2019|Girls' Sport, More Sport, Prep|

Many congratulations to Year 6 pupil Daisy S who won the British Shooting East of England Schools Junior Pistol Shooting Championship at St Felix School, Suffolk. Daisy came top out of 27 contestants in her junior section and will now go forward to represent the School in the National Championship to be held in Stoke [...]

31 07, 2019

We have been awarded top Platinum Sports Award!

2019-12-10T15:57:34+00:00July 31st, 2019|Boys' Sport, Girls' Sport, More Sport|

We are delighted to announce that we, Langley Preparatory School at Taverham Hall are the first and only school in Norfolk to have achieved the top level School Games Platinum Mark Award for the 2018/19 and 2019/20 academic years. This follows on from having obtained four previous consecutive gold awards in 2018/2017, 2017/2016, 2016/2015 [...]