Archive for the ‘Boarding’ Category

A mysterious boarding weekend

What better way to start another boarding weekend than with an evening of murder and mystery.  Oscar award-winning performances were given by our talented Staf...

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Bradfield College award Dr. Gray Scholarship to Oliver

Elstree’s successes continued last week, with Bradfield College awarding Oliver the Dr. Gray all-rounder scholarship. Oliver combined his academic studies...

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The name’s Bond, James Bond.

There’s no better way to make an impact than to don the dinner jacket, which is exactly what our Year 8 pulled out of the hat at their Casino Royale on Sa...

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A wet, wild and windy boarding weekend

Elstree School was fortunate not to have been affected by Storm Ciara this weekend, unlike many others around the UK who have suffered badly from the devastatio...

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Year 7’s BIG weekend

What a BIG weekend our Year 7 have just experienced!  Starting with a trip to Downe House, the girls hosted a challenging quiz involving mixed teams. After tim...

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Why it’s brilliant boarding

Boarding at Elstree can be so busy (as you’ll see from the Lent Term’s time-table below)!  During the week, there’s a host of exciting and un...

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An enriching Saturday morning

In preparation for Common Entrance pre-testing and interviews, our Years 5 and 6 attend a range of lectures and workshops during their enrichment sessions on Sa...

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Politics is not boring!

Elstree was delighted to hear from Mr Hugh Barnes, Head of Politics at Uppingham School.  His lecture ‘Politics is not boring!’ covered a number of topical...

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Treasure hunt, art and bowling for our boarders

The first boarding weekend of the Lent term got off to a cracking start. First our pupils participated in a treasure hunt around the school, organised by Mr. At...

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A high note to the Term

The Lent Term has started on a high note with pupils achieving outstanding music and LAMDA results.   Of the 14 LAMDA students, 8 achieved distinctions, 5 gai...

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