Archive for the ‘Academic’ Category

Autumn Term Lectures

The start of term saw a series of lectures delivered to different year groups as part of the boys’ co-curricular learning.  Mr Attwood very kindly delivered ...

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The Final Supper of Term

On Thursday evening the Year 8 boys took on the staff in the annual game of Crocker, and emerged victorious…just!  This was followed by a delicious al fresco...

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Vocal Concert

I sometimes think singing is the hardest “instrument” – no stand to hide behind, no music to help you remember the words, and your own voice is the instru...

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Year 8 Guest Night

On Tuesday evening the Year 8 boys hosted a wonderful range of visitors for our annual Year 8 Guest Night; from grandparents to godparents, family friends to mu...

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Year 6 Visit Silchester

Salve Silchester; Vale Magister Lexton!  Our third trip to Roman Silchester was the co-founder Mr Lexton’s last, having led the Roman Army element with dicta...

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Year 7 Trip to Life of Christ at Wintershall

Year 7 attended the production of The Life of Christ, enjoying the spectacular scenery and performances over the day.  Down in leafy Surrey, a hundred people p...

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Year 8 ‘Take Over’ Morning

Following the end of the Common Entrance exams, the Year 8 boys prepared and taught a range of lessons, including Science, Maths, English, French, Latin, Histor...

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Scholars Trip to Reading University

Firstly we went to the Ure Museum of Greek archelogy. As we entered the vast array of terracotta pots, we noticed all of the different shapes, sizes and designs...

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Marble Rollercoasters with 8SEW

The McMullen Hall was a hive of creative activity as 8SEW put their engineering skills to the test designing and then building a rollercoaster with a difference...

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China Morning at Elstree

Chinese Lions dancing, Chinese Guzheng playing, Chinese Dumplings cooking, Chinese Lanterns shining, Chinese Flags decorating the Dining Room… …it seemed th...

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