Headmaster’s Update

As I write, the Anniversary Games are reaching their conclusion, and Andy Murray is about to embark on his quest to retain the men’s singles title down the road at Wimbledon. Twenty-three year old middle distance runner Laura Muir, who has set five British and two European records over the last 12 months, missed out…

Teddy Bears’ Picnic

Transition children were very excited on Tuesday when they arrived at school with their teddies! We had some famous Teddy Bears turn up, including Paddington, Zippy, Floppy, BB-8, Nemo and Sky from Paw Patrol to name but a few! TC, TR and TH all sat and enjoyed biscuits, fruit and squash on the playground.  The…

Save Your Shoebox!

If you are planning to buy your child new shoes over the summer holiday may we please ask you to save the shoeboxes as we will be running Operation Christmas Child again in the Autumn term when we ask pupils to fill a shoebox with small gifts for under-privileged children in this country and abroad. A…

Mr Neeson’s Golden Table

The following children have been nominated to have lunch at the Golden Table this week: Ben Carberry – for being kind, enthusiastic, hard-working and encouraging others. Jia Samra – for sheer perseverance and determination to do well in everything, even subjects she finds very challenging. Ishana Vinay – for showing true friendship during Sports Day. Wilf…

Head Teacher’s Awards – Pre-Prep

Congratulations to the following pupils in Pre-Prep and Transition who have achieved Head Teacher’s Awards and Lunchtime Awards this week. Well done, everyone! Week beginning Monday 3 July Cheerfully Trying Hard Krish Rupal Ari Rupal Sabreena Townsend Hari Irvine Elisavet Matopoulou Truthful and Kind Mischa Bailey Anika Moholkar Aashni Shah Whole Class 2M Showing Respect…

Headmaster’s Update

What, you may ask, did Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and Yours Truly have in common during the past few days? Well, we both found ourselves addressing groups of people far younger than ourselves, and naturally hoped that our very different audiences hung on every word. Whereas new folk-hero Jeremy (accompanied by ‘deputy-head’ John McDonnell) put…

Reception Chapel Assembly

On Tuesday morning, the three Reception classes were very excited to take part in their end of year assembly in front of parents and friends in Chapel. The children began by ensuring the audience were paying attention, by singing a “Wake Up” song. Subsequently, each child had an individual role to play in the service.…

Mr Neeson’s Golden Table

The following children have been nominated to have lunch at the Golden Table this week: Mayha Sonsati for quietly persevering and never giving up. Milo Dowling for being co-operative, conscientious and polite. Holly Willson for being kind and thoughtful to her friends and helpful in class. Evan Tomlinson for being one of the kindest and most…

Head Teacher’s Awards – Pre-Prep

Congratulations to the following pupils in Pre-Prep and Transition who have achieved Head Teacher’s Awards this week. Well done, everyone! Week beginning Monday 26 June Cheerfully Trying Hard Emily Willson Leon Seymour Anya Kapil Ashal Ahmed Truthful and Kind Robert Miller Alveena Ahmed Aleyah Ahmed Showing Respect Lydia Braham Marcus Wigg Good Work/Behaviour Serena Wadhwa…

Headmaster’s Update

As Enobarbus is currently saying nightly of a famous queen, down the road in Stratford, “Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale her infinite variety.” Well, our children show no signs of withering, and they are certainly being introduced to a full range of adventure. No, it takes more than a stiflingly hot week of…

Summer Fete

Well the sun certainly shone on this year’s Summer Fete! With temperatures approaching 30 degrees, it may go down as one of our hottest. Suncream and sun hats at the ready, families came in their droves and we welcomed hundreds of people on the gate. Once all the costs have been taken into account, it…

Mr Neeson’s Golden Table

The following children have been nominated to have lunch at the Golden Table this week: Lily Cunney – for being a very good friend. Matilda Goodrham  – for always being so positive and cheerful. Shiva Sankarakumar – for showing true Blue Coat Values to Aryan in 5B during Bushcraft. Gabrielle Estridge-Whyte – for raising £80 for…