13 09, 2019

A warm welcome from Jon Perriss, Headmaster of Langley

2019-09-13T16:11:43+01:00September 13th, 2019|Early Years, Pre-Prep, Prep|

It is a great pleasure for me to welcome you to the Autumn term. The sun drenched days of summer are now replaced by chillier mornings, tangles with uniform, and the delightful return to school runs and structure; please replace ‘delightful’ with an adjective of your choice! I hope that the first week [...]

14 06, 2019

Super Fast Legs

2019-06-14T16:01:46+01:00June 14th, 2019|Early Years|

Early Years thoroughly enjoyed Sports Day, with their families and Reception cheering them on. The children entered the Sports Hall waving their house flags and parading the hall followed by three races: bat and bean bag race, hobby horses and a running race. All the children were brave and had a go showing all [...]

6 06, 2019

Thirty days of wild in Forest School

2019-06-08T12:11:01+01:00June 6th, 2019|Early Years, Pre-Prep, Prep|

The benefits of learning outdoors have been well documented as well as how this can open up new ways for children away from the traditional classroom environment. Outdoor learning through Forest School brings learning to life in a fun and more relaxed manner and importantly stimulates children’s naturally inquisitive minds by offering multiple opportunities [...]

6 06, 2019

Why study Geography?

2019-06-07T10:31:30+01:00June 6th, 2019|Early Years, Pre-Prep, Prep|

Geography is a subject that has great global importance to many of the issues that are happening around the world today, it is subject that carries great significance throughout our lives. To learn Geography to a high level you need to develop a whole range of skills; literacy, numeracy, spatial awareness, problem solving, teamwork, [...]

17 05, 2019

Bullards are Forever

2019-05-17T18:59:09+01:00May 17th, 2019|Early Years, Music, Pre-Prep, Prep|

This year, the whole school was involved in the Bullard House Music Competition: Early Years, Pre-Prep and Prep! Each section of the School performed with great enthusiasm and it was clear how much time and hard work had been put into their performances. Early Years confidently opened the whole competition, singing Nursery Rhymes and [...]

9 05, 2019

Summer Time Hobbies

2019-05-19T19:38:06+01:00May 9th, 2019|Early Years, Pre-Prep, Prep|

At the School we seek to offer our pupils from Early Years to Year 8 plenty of opportunity to develop interests and talents outside the classroom. Our extensive grounds provide the perfect space for many hobbies and clubs with some more unique than others. Whilst some are indoor based such as the Pre-Prep's Mad [...]

3 05, 2019

Swimmers in the spotlight

2019-05-03T11:52:10+01:00May 3rd, 2019|Early Years, More Sport, Pre-Prep, Prep|

Pupils from Reception to Year 8 benefit from on-site swimming lessons in the school's indoor swimming pool with our inspiring swimming team consisting of swimming coach Mrs Heatley and our trained PE staff. Early Years children are offered optional swimming sessions which parents can book into each week and Pre-Prep children are able to [...]

3 05, 2019

The Dutch effect

2019-05-03T14:56:29+01:00May 3rd, 2019|Early Years|

Our youngster in Oaks were delighted to welcome a visitor from Holland this week. Dutch student, Eva Procee, came over to work within an Early Years setting in England and she has enjoyed a week experiencing the school routine and environment. During Eva’s week with the children, our girls and boys really enjoyed learning [...]