School Policies

Parents are reminded that school policies are available on our website. The Safeguarding Policy and the Admissions and Attendance Policy have recently been updated to meet requirements of the Independent Schools Inspectorate. May we draw your attention to the following: • Contact will be made with home on the first day of a child’s absence…

Options – Debating

This House believes children should be independent thinkers! We all want our children to be independent critical thinkers and the Debating Option for Years 5 and 6 on a Friday afternoon helps to develop such skills. We start the session with a warm up where we consider the different skills needing in debating. Last week…

Chapel Service

The Chapel service on Wednesday 28 January comprised of a talk on the Holocaust given by Sophie Lynn. Sophie visited Auschwitz concentration camp last year with the Holocaust Educational Trust and as a result of this, has become an ambassador for the trust. This involves teaching others about the importance of keeping the memory of…

African Drumming Workshop

Year 2 and 3 children were treated to an African Drumming Workshop on Wednesday 14 January. They learnt about Djembe drums and how to play them, as well as learning to play different rhythms together and enjoying some solo moments! They learnt that the drums are made from natural resources: wood, goats skin and rope.…

Birmingham Central Synagogue Visit

This week all the pupils from Year 5 were privileged to go on a trip to the Birmingham Central Synagogue. We were able to spend time in their brand new building, just off the Pershore Road, whilst being taught by a very knowledgeable guide. Being a brand new building, we could see modern interpretations on…

Prep Christmas Party

The Prep Children had a fantastic time on Tuesday as it was Christmas Party Day! Musical Chairs, Pass The Parcel, Musical Statues and a brilliant pantomime were just a few things that kept the children entertained. An assortment of hats, antlers and some very festive headwear made its way into school in all shapes and sizes. With copious…

Pre-Prep Christmas Party

The children of Pre-Prep were full of festive spirit on Tuesday as this was Christmas Party day! Father Christmas made a guest appearance which thrilled the children, and every child was given a snowflake decoration to take home and hang on their Christmas Tree. Dippy the Clown delighted the children with his funny antics and laughter filled…