10 12, 2019

An outstanding school in terms of Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health

2019-12-10T17:10:00+01:00December 10th, 2019|Early Years, Pre-Prep, Prep|

After several years working towards the process, Langley Preparatory School have followed in the Senior School's footsteps and have been officially recognised with the WAS Wellbeing Award for Schools. The process involved stakeholders within all facets of the community, feeding back to the leadership team, who then ensured that improvements and progression were made to [...]

6 12, 2019

New Latin approach invigorates pupils

2019-12-06T13:24:48+01:00December 6th, 2019|Prep|

Since September 2018 the Latin Department has introduced an updated focus for the Classical Studies component of the subject. Alongside the Greek myths and tales of Troy and the Odyssey, the pupils now have the opportunity to explore the lives of the people of the ancient world; from the mundane day to day living [...]

4 12, 2019

Year 3 & 4 Disco Fever

2019-12-06T10:26:58+01:00December 4th, 2019|Prep|

Our Year 3s and 4s had a blast at their end of term disco filled with groovy tunes, wild dancing and lots of fun party games. Mr & Mrs Hamilton even got rolled up in tissue paper, a definite sign of a good party. A BIG thank you to our parents, staff and Cheeky [...]

4 12, 2019

The Makings of a Year 4 Celt

2019-12-06T10:31:29+01:00December 4th, 2019|Prep|

Year 4 were visited by a Roman soldier and a Celtic lady, as part of their studies on the Romans. They discovered a lot of information about the tribes who inhabited Britain before the Romans invaded and what it was like to live as a Celt. They looked at food, fighting, fashion and even their [...]

29 11, 2019

Buzzing with ideas for Harford Manor and Black Swan Care Home

2019-11-29T15:34:20+01:00November 29th, 2019|Prep|

Our Year 8s visited the Black Swan Care Home at Chiswick House and Harford Manor again to show the pupils and residents their ideas for the DT collaborative Community Outreach Project. It was interesting to hear the opinions of everyone, especially the thoughts from the pupils of Harford Manor, who welcomed our Year 8 pupils [...]

29 11, 2019

Calling all bookworms!

2019-11-29T13:09:27+01:00November 29th, 2019|Prep|

The Book Fair We were thrilled to once again be visited by The Norfolk Children’s Book Centre for our termly Book fair. This time we had a change of venue and used Big School which worked very well and gave us even more room to display the books. We held the book sale for [...]

22 11, 2019

Pizza and Polemic

2019-11-27T11:21:41+01:00November 22nd, 2019|Prep|

Our Head of History, Mr Hoare, and Head of English, Mrs Beedell, took a group of Year 7 and 8 pupils to attend a debating evening at Langley Senior School. The topics were: ‘THBT vaccination should be mandatory for all children’ and ‘THBT the UN has failed in its original purpose’. Our pupils attended [...]

22 11, 2019

Prep and Senior embracing Maths Week

2019-11-27T11:33:17+01:00November 22nd, 2019|Prep|

Both the Prep and Senior School Maths departments embraced the first ever 'Maths Week England' last week and we had some excellent results from our pupils. Head of Mathematics at the Senior school, Mr Goodhew and Head of Mathematics at the Prep School, Mr Sowry, were delighted with the pupils' outcomes “Our Langley pupils [...]