World Book Day – Upper School

World Book Day – Upper School

To celebrate their World Book Day, the Upper School were visited by the Mark Walden, author of the brilliant HIVE series of books. He gave a talk on why villains are the best characters in all forms of literature and entertainment, with lots of jokes and advice on how...
STEM Event

STEM Event

Last week Year 8 pupils attended their first STEM educational event at Winchester Science Centre. The event is a showcase of the application of science, technology, engineering and maths in various industries, research in medicine and services like air rescue, to name...
French Cheese Tasting

French Cheese Tasting

This week Y4 pupils were able to try some French cheeses in their French lessons. The pupils were given five different cheeses, ranging from Brie, Comté, chèvre, fromage bleu and Boursin, to savour with crackers. They had to say “Oui, s’il vous plait” and “Merci” and...
Famous Poet Visits School

Famous Poet Visits School

Today we were visited by Brian Moses, the renowned children’s performance poet, writer and percussionist. He gave a vibrant and inspirational assembly, using percussion instruments, followed by two workshops and a book signing. It was a really enjoyable occasion...
French Theatre Company Visit

French Theatre Company Visit

On Monday the Onatti Theatre Company performed a play called ‘Le Château’ for Years 5 and 6. The play is about an English knight with very scant knowledge of French, who is sent to France to look for a wife for Henry VIII and paint her portrait. The play,...