S. Anselm’s Summer Concert

S. Anselm’s Summer Concert

On Friday evening the Summer Concert took place in the Bakewell Parish Church with a range of excellent ensemble and solo performances. The evening ended with the School Orchestra performing Chariots of Fire accompanied by guest 118 runners! A wonderful evening and...
Busy Bees in the Nursery

Busy Bees in the Nursery

The wonderful Spring sunshine led our Nursery children into thinking about new life and the changes in our garden.  The term began with exploring the story of the Hungry Caterpillar: enjoying a fruit filled week and perfecting cutting skills with our child friendly...
Great War artefacts enthral Year 7 pupils

Great War artefacts enthral Year 7 pupils

Year 7 were enthralled when Harvey W shared part of his family’s personal collection of Great War artefacts. After reading the recent school newsletter article about the Great War artefacts we loaned from the Imperial War Museum, Harvey kindly brought in his...
2018 Brailich Hill Run

2018 Brailich Hill Run

Hats off to all our children for putting their heads down and running through the driving rain and mud on the annual Brailich Hill Run – everyone showed greated spirit and perseverance.  Even despite the weather conditions the Peak District offered a stunning...
Year 1 become Park Rangers

Year 1 become Park Rangers

Year One began the Summer Term with a visit to Longshaw Estate as their first step towards becoming ‘Park Rangers’. The children had a fun-filled day of pond dipping, learning about food chains and life-cycles, identifying different types of trees, spotting signs of...
Navigating the Peaks

Navigating the Peaks

On Saturday 21st April, the 29 College pupils participating in the Duke of Edinburgh award completed a full day’s walking in the Peak District countryside as part of their expedition training programme. The day focused on developing navigation skills and the...