Discovering owls

Discovering owls

Our Nursery and Pre-Prep children were excited to welcome Mr James McKay, who is a zoologist and Director of the National Falconry School in Ashover. He is famed for training the birds used in the Harry Potter films and is passionate about promoting conservation by...
Ski Trip – Austria 2020

Ski Trip – Austria 2020

The 2020 Ski Trip saw the largest ever cohort of S. Anselm’s pupils taking to the slopes in Austria, 49 pupils in total.  All returned safely on Sunday night, thoroughly elated by their achievements on the slopes and the experience of spending time with their friends...
Nativity

Nativity

‘Tis the Season of the Nativity Our parents and staff were delighted by the children’s performances in both the Pre-Prep and Nursery Nativities this week.   In a first for this year, our Pre-Prep children walked down to Bakewell Parish Church to perform...
Pre-Prep plant 1,000 trees

Pre-Prep plant 1,000 trees

Pre-Prep took delivery of 1,000 trees this week and helped by parents, this gardening gang drilled, dug, planted and staked almost 600 trees in less than 2 hours.  What a fantastic gesture of helping the environment! They planted hawthorn hedges; a circle of silver...