Black Writers Workshop

Black Writers Workshop

We were delighted to hold a Black Writers – ‘Turning Poetry to Prose’ Online Workshop today, thanks to the Arvon Foundation and an acclaimed published writer, Ashley Hickson Lovence.   Our Year 8 pupils used the first sentences of a range of poetry...
Eggstravaganza 2021

Eggstravaganza 2021

Pre-Prep Winners First prize Zavi K Second prize Hector M Years 3-5 Winners First prize Willy Wonka Egg:  Constantine C Second prize NHS Egg: Sienna and Denver H Third prize Covegg -19  :Morris M Years 6-8 Winners First prize M’Eggsit – Ruby B Second prize...
Lent Term sports

Lent Term sports

It has been a busy few weeks for our pupils, who have enjoyed participating in their regular games lessons, with hockey being our Lent Term sport for boys and netball for the girls. The emphasis has been on building fitness and stamina gradually, after six weeks of...
Easter Egg Races

Easter Egg Races

These are the things we all remember as a child … crazy Easter egg races with obstacles to navigate, all your friends cheering wildly and YMCA, the Benny Hill theme and the Birdie Song blasting out across the course! It was the turn of Year 3 and 4 to run their...
‘Second Chances’

‘Second Chances’

Our College students in Arkwright (Year 11), participated in a fascinating assembly focusing on the theme of ‘Second Chances’. Students staged a play featuring the story of Raphael Rowe, who was wrongly convicted of robbery and murder in 1990 and subsequently...
Back to boarding

Back to boarding

Since starting back in school and welcoming our boarders back to the boarding house, it has been a superb, action-packed two weekends and our full boarders have had lots of fun. With Sunday activities being provided over the last two weeks by Mrs Wragg, Mr Hearne, Mr...
Adios to the Aztecs

Adios to the Aztecs

Year 3 have loved their first week back at school!  They have really appreciated seeing all of their friends, teachers and being in the beautiful school surroundings.  They have listened carefully to each other and relished the opportunity to share some of the...