Oliver!

Oliver!

The musical ‘Oliver!’ is packed full of dynamic characters and show stopping chorus and solo numbers, giving our senior Prep School pupils a fabulous script to get their teeth into for the end of term production. Our audiences Tuesday 3rd July and...
Nursery Concert

Nursery Concert

Our youngest children in the Nursery staged a delightful Leavers’ Performance for their parents in the last week of term. The Rockets certainly finished their Nursery career in style – a fitting finale to a fantastic year! There were a few busy days...
S. Anselm’s College Art Evening 2018

S. Anselm’s College Art Evening 2018

It was lovely to welcome parents to the annual S. Anselm’s College Art Evening to celebrate the pupils’ work. The library was home to an exhibition of Art and Textiles work created by Kinder, Derwent and Arkwright pupils. Kinder pupils have worked with...
Year 7 explore Castleton

Year 7 explore Castleton

Year 7 were on excellent form last Friday for their field trip to Castleton. During the morning, the children collected data about the benefits and problems of tourism in this area. This including scaling Mam Tor and assessing how the footpaths were eroded and also...
Nursery Sports Day

Nursery Sports Day

Few words are needed to convey the joyful entertainment provided by the Nursery children at their Sports Day, held on the Headmaster’s Lawn. Beaming smiles, lots of laughter and a determination to reach that finishing line was evident and a wonderful time was...
Life on the Home Front

Life on the Home Front

Having finished their summer examinations, Derwent Historians were relieved to be given the opportunity to visit the Old House Museum during their History lesson on Monday, to find out about life on the home front during the Second World War. The visit commenced with...
Dia de la Hispanidad

Dia de la Hispanidad

The S. Anselm’s Dia de la Hispanidad (Spanish Day) was a roaring success, with the whole of the Pre-Prep and Prep Schools in Spanish-inspired costume and plays, music, dance, food and traditional events including one that will go down in school history – La Tomatina!...
Sports Day 2018

Sports Day 2018

Two Millennium Records were broken this year and one was equalled; with Zach’s speedy 59.2s run in the Junior Boys’ 300m. Eve, smashed the Middle girls’ 300m record, running a blistering 56.9s; whilst Bruno matched Jordan’s 2005, high jump height of 1.15m....