Archive for the ‘Academic’ Category

Year 6 Headmaster’s Project

Background to the initiative:  Our curriculum at Elstree is vibrant and academically ambitious. At the heart of our Academic Values, which are shown in the Els...

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Toby wins an Academic Exhibition to Charterhouse

We are so pleased to announce that Toby has been awarded an Academic Exhibition to Charterhouse – Congratulations! Elstree is proud of its academic record...

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Mary Bedwell talk on World War II

We were very fortunate to be able to welcome Mrs Bedwell to Elstree to talk to the Year 3 & 4 children about her memories of being a child during World War ...

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Elstree Year 8 awarded Academic Scholarship to Abingdon School

Elstree was delighted to learn that Year 8 pupil Benedict has been awarded an Academic Scholarship to Abingdon School. Benedict came an impressive 2nd out of 65...

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Year 7 take a plunge in the River Pang

Last week, Year 7 took a refreshing plunge in the River Pang in Berkshire, so data could be collected for their fieldwork.  The River Pang is a small chalk str...

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A virtual visit to the Jewish Museum

Last Friday, Year 5 took a virtual visit to the Jewish Museum. In normal circumstances, they would be visiting the museum in London. However, with restrictions ...

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Year 5 throw themselves into their WW1 History Project

Year 5 literally threw themselves into Mr Wyatt’s History Project on Saturday.  The objective was to let pupils see what a WW1 trench would have looked l...

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Year 4 trip back to Victorian times

Year 4 tripped back to the Victorian times this week as part of this term’s History project. Most pupils were dressed in attire worn during the era, inclu...

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Elstree Remote DT is the new ‘Blue Peter Hour’

Teaching design and technology remotely has meant Elstree’s Head of DT Mr Duarte thinking outside the box to work within the limitations imposed by the pa...

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Art Scholarship for Elstree Year 8

With Scholarship and Awards season well underway, Elstree was thrilled to receive yet more good news last week about an Art Scholarship. Art Scholarship from St...

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