Archive for the ‘Academic’ Category

Geography river field trip for Common Entrance

Last week, Year 8 hot footed it to the River Pang in Berkshire, so data could be collected on a field trip.  Fieldwork is embedded within the geography curricu...

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Outdoor learning for Elstree Early Years

The children in Nursery and Reception enjoyed their first day of outdoor learning for the term today. They skipped into school and got straight on with butterin...

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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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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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Elstree Boys Awarded Winchester Election & Exhibition

We are delighted to announce that two  Elstree boys have been awarded academic scholarships to Winchester. Congratulations to Harry who has been awarded a Winc...

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Elstree School Remote Learning

The Elstree School Remote Learning Programme runs daily across the school from Nursery to Year 8.  The Pre-Prep Department have a task led approach with social...

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VE Day Activities & Celebrations

On May 8th 1945 the Allies celebrated the defeat of Nazi Germany and the end of Adolf Hitler’s Reich, formally recognising the end of the Second World War in ...

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Year 4 Victorian Morning

On Tuesday morning the Year 4 children dressed up as children in the Victorian times and spent time experiencing what it would have been like in the classroom d...

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Kikuyu Tribe Talk to Year 3

Catherine, one of our current parents, gave Year 3 a fascinating talk on the Kikuyu tribe in Kenya.  Being from that tribe herself, she was able to bring in so...

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Royal correspondence

As Year 3 have been studying World War 2 this term, all the children in 3CMK wrote a letter to a relative or family friend who grew up during or shortly after W...

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