20 03, 2020

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat stir hearts and minds

2020-03-20T11:56:41+01:00March 20th, 2020|Drama, Prep|

It has been a roller coaster of emotions for our cast and crew but the Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat performances have lifted the school with  their upbeat songs and fighting spirit. Well done to all involved, an outstanding show! Professional photos and video will be available to view and order soon.See the programme [...]

19 03, 2020

Developing cartographic skills

2020-03-20T13:33:26+01:00March 19th, 2020|Prep|

On Tuesday 17 March The British Cartographic Society (BCS) delivered a workshop to our Year 6. The focus of the workshop was on developing the pupil's cartographic skills and spatial understanding by developing a map that would aid the relief effort for the Japan Earthquake of 2011. The pupils were split into teams to [...]

13 03, 2020

Energy Quest Day

2020-03-13T15:39:36+01:00March 13th, 2020|Prep|

Our Year 7 and 8 pupils explored career opportunities within STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) during a Energy Quest Day. Tomorrow’s Engineers Energy Quest is a free schools programme that encourages young people (aged 11-14) to find out all about sustainable energy and learn about associated engineering careers. In each session the children first [...]

13 03, 2020

Performing at the Norfolk County Music Festival with energy and clarity

2020-03-13T16:01:19+01:00March 13th, 2020|Music, Prep|

Our Magna Voce performed brilliantly in the Norfolk County Music Festival at St Andrews Hall, Norwich.Many schools from around the county participated in the event, with 8 schools in total performing in our session. Pupils found much courage to perform on such a big stage in front of a big audience.They sang in 2-parts, performing [...]

13 03, 2020

History Heroes

2020-03-13T13:21:32+01:00March 13th, 2020|Prep|

Written by Year 8 pupil Gracie C  On Thursday 12th March, we ventured to the Senior School to take part in the History heroes debate with 8 Express from both schools. With seven participants from the Prep and four from the Senior School, there were some excellent speeches to listen to. The speeches included [...]

10 03, 2020

Extend their learning and understanding in Walsingham

2020-03-10T15:57:19+01:00March 10th, 2020|Prep|

Our Year 4s travelled to Walsingham on a visit to extend their learning and understanding of the similarities and differences between different branches of the Christian faith. They also found out a lot about the history of Walsingham and about pilgrimage. During the morning, we visited a Russian Orthodox church, the new [...]

10 03, 2020

A Speedy House Cross Country

2020-03-10T16:48:23+01:00March 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 [...]

6 03, 2020

World Book Day Extravaganza

2020-03-06T16:36:58+01:00March 6th, 2020|Early Years, Pre-Prep, Prep|

On Friday 6 March the whole school celebrated World Book Day. Celebrations take place all over the world to recognise the magical power of books – 'a link between the past and the future, a bridge between generations and across cultures. By championing books and copyright, UNESCO stands up for creativity, diversity and equal [...]

6 03, 2020

Potty about sarcophagi

2020-03-06T14:46:48+01:00March 6th, 2020|Prep|

Year 3 were treated to a clay workshop recently by Lisa from The Clay Barn. The children were very interested to find out all about the pottery process and really enjoyed carving out their sarcophagus. Lisa modelled the techniques and they copied her instructions, creating some beautiful pieces, complete with mummy and hieroglyphic lid. [...]