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Informal Concert for Years 5 & 6

We were treated to a joyful concert yesterday by Years 5 and 6 on Monday, 2nd February. Twenty boys played solos;  there was a selection of drums, piano, saxop...

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PALS Visit on Saturday 31st January

Last Saturday, 31st January, five PALS and adult helpers made their latest visit to the school. The covering of snow meant a last minute change of plan but in t...

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Chinese New Year Workshop, 2nd February

Years 1 to 4 welcomed Marcus Reoch from Dragons in Europe who gave an inspirational and engaging presentation to the children.  There was interaction and invol...

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Year 8 Casino Royale Big Weekend

Ian Fleming may not have had the McMullen Hall in mind when he wrote Casino Royale, however the Elstree boys and the Downe House girls did their best to add a t...

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Music Scholarship to Radley

Congratulations to Kevin Zhang who has been awarded a Music Scholarship to Radley.  For his audition he performed ‘Fughetta’ by Schuman and  ‘Bulgarian ...

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Art Scholarship to Radley

Well done to Angus Goaman who has been awarded an Art Scholarship to Radley.  He completed a 3 hour practical art assessment at Radley and also took his art po...

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Music Scholarship Awarded to Charterhouse

We are delighted that Dmitry Chizhov has been awarded a music scholarship to Charterhouse.  For his audition he chose two contrasting pieces to play on the vio...

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Year 7 Art Tip to Victoria and Albert Museum

On Monday, 26th January, Year 7 went to the Victoria and Albert Museum. After our drink and snack we were ready to explore the vast museum in groups.  I loved ...

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Victory in the Cross-Country

On Monday 26th January we were delighted to win in the cross-country against Cheam.  It was a closely fought contest as only 39 seconds separated the first an...

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Poetry Performance

The School had such a wonderful afternoon with Years 5-8 performing their poems for the rest of the school on Friday, 23rd January. All students participated in...

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