Girls’ Prep School

THIS WEEK THE GIRLS ENJOYED MAKING EGYPTIAN SHADUFS

14th October 2020

In Creative and Critical Thinking, the Year 4 girls made Egyptian Shadufs (a hand-operated device for lifting water out of the Nile in order to irrigate their crops). The bucket is dipped…

YEAR 4 ART CLUB EXPERIMENTS WITH WATERCOLOURS AND BRUSHSTROKES

14th October 2020

The girls in the Year 4 Art Club have worked extremely hard to get the work finished, giving up their break times so that we could put up the display….

YEAR 6 DEBATING CLUB

13th October 2020

Year 6 Debating Club got stuck straight into our first topic of the term – cats vs dogs – based on recent news articles about dogs being trained to sniff…

BOYS’ PREP VS GIRLS’ PREP TIMES TABLE BATTLE!

1st October 2020

Every Friday in KS2, the children take part in a Boys’ Prep Vs Girls’ Prep times table ‘battle’ within their year group. The boys are always very determined to beat…

INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGES WEEK SAW UNIQUE OUTFITS

25th September 2020

Eliana, Year 5, is wearing a rather unique outfit for International Languages Week.  It is a ‘kroi’, which is a traditional outfit from what was once Czechoslovakia. The kroi was…

THE GIRLS’ PREP CELEBRATE LANGUAGES WEEK

25th September 2020

The week started with an MFL assembly, with many girls sharing the additional languages they speak at home, or with extended family and friends.  Many of the girls and teachers…

FLOURISHING AT THE GIRLS’ PREP – PERMA & PRICE

24th September 2020

For us, our aim is to help your daughters to flourish. We want them to be happy, confident, articulate learners with a strong moral compass and a willingness to put…

SPORT IS A HUGE HIGHLIGHT FOR GIRLS RETURNING TO SCHOOL

24th September 2020

Sport has been a huge highlight for plenty of the girls since returning to School, and being able to share and interact with each other onsite or down at Hinchley…

YEAR 6 GIFTED KS2 BENCH FROM CLASS OF 2019

24th September 2020

Our new Year 6 pupils were delighted to receive a wonderful gift from the class of 2019 – their very own KS2 bench to use in the playground. We are…

YEAR 1 SAW THE ARRIVAL OF ‘SUPERTATO’ WRITTEN BY SUE HENDRA

23rd September 2020

Year 1 have had a really busy few weeks which began with the arrival of the ‘Supertato’ story written by Sue Hendra. The girls were immediately enthused by the characters…