Archive for the ‘Academic’ Category

Finalists at Mathematics Championships

The semi-finals of the Quiz Club National Mathematics Championships took place last week, and the competition was fierce. After a long drive to Surbiton High Sc...

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Choristers record CD at Pangbourne College

After successful rehearsals at school, our Chapel Choir set off bright and early for Pangbourne College this week to record their CD. Warmly greeted by Pangbour...

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A fantastique first French Market

A blaze of red, white and blue filled the Long Room on Monday for Elstree’s first French Market. Hosted by the Year 8s, our Year 5s were exposed to a variety ...

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Final informal music concert of the year

Last week on Friday, parents, pupils and staff were treated to the final informal concert of the academic year.  Performances were given by Year 8s, following ...

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Year 8s take over teaching

What could be more rewarding following the Common Entrance exams, than stepping in to your teachers’ shoes for the morning? Following a morning of intensi...

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Year 4 Henley River and Rowing Museum Trip

Year 4 took a trip to the River & Rowing Museum in Henley-on-Thames, and despite the wet conditions, soaked up the sights, got excited about the experiments...

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8SEW Trip to Newbury

8SEW finished their exams earlier this term and so during some of our free time this term we decided to cycle along the Kennet and Avon Canal to Newbury. We set...

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Home Farm visit to the Garden Centre

On Friday 3rd May Reception enjoyed a wonderful morning at Rosebourne Garden Centre in Aldermaston. The children were very excited about the trip and before we ...

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Year 6 Stowe Prep School Humanities Competition

On Tuesday 7th May, we set off, a team of six Year 6 boys, on our journey up to Stowe for the Winton Cup Challenge.  The day saw the Elstree team pitted agains...

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‘La Salle des Enigmes’ French Play

The French play ‘La Salle des Enigmes’ was another great success this year.  The audience helped Mary and Jérémy to escape a room they were locked in.  ...

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