Archive for 2020

The Elstree Hour

The Elstree Hour inevitably had to operate slightly differently to normal this Summer Term but, nevertheless, the Year 2 children were treated to a plethora of ...

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Scrap Heap Challenge – Leavers’ Programme

One of the last leavers’ programme activities of 2020 was ‘Pilko’s Scrap Heap Challenge’.  The aim was for pupils to make ‘an animal’ with movi...

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Year 8 Leavers’ Programme

The Year 8 leavers have had a full and varied leavers’ programme this year.  From Life skills to a Science roadshow are just some of things they have bee...

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Year 6 Headmaster’s Project 2020

The curriculum at Elstree is vibrant and academically ambitious. At the heart of our Academic Values, which are shown in the Elstree Learner Profile, is Craftsm...

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Sports Scholarship – Wellington College

Many Congratulations to former Elstree pupil Louis H, who has been awarded a Sports Scholarship at Wellington.  Even though he is still in his first year at We...

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Year 8 Come Dine with Me

On Friday, the Year 8 boys undertook their ‘Come Dine with Me Challenge’.   Following video link guidance from Elstree’s very own ‘pro...

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Buns Menu Competition Results

‘Buns’ is a very important and much loved time of the day at Elstree, when the children have a morning and afternoon snack.   Over half term...

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Elstree School tie is launched into Space

At the weekend, as part of his Headmaster’s Project, William (Year 6) attempted an Elstree first:  to launch his school tie into space using a huge heliu...

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Elstree Action

They say that in adversity you see peoples’ real character and nothing could be truer then when talking about the Elstree staff in these difficult times a...

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Year 5 & 6 Enrichment Programme

The vast majority of senior schools now conduct pretesting in the Autumn of Year 6 with interviews and assessment days following later in the year.  A new init...

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