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Paper planes and cinnamon twirls with our PALS

Elstree supports a number of charities, and PALS (Partners for Active Leisure Scheme) West Berkshire, is one that has received support from our school for many ...

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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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Honorary Sports Exhibition to Radley

We were delighted to receive the news that Toby in Year 8 has received an Honorary Sports Exhibition to Radley.  Toby was assessed in his chosen sports –...

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Welcome back!

Elstree welcomed back boarders and day pupils yesterday and today. With a busy Lent Term ahead, there was a noticeable spring in everyone’s step. We hope ...

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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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Christmas Carols at Douai Abbey

It was wonderful to return to Douai Abbey for our Christmas Carol Service this year. This was our third and final service, meticulously planned for the last day...

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A visit for our Boarders from the Big Man

What a special night our boarders had this week. Not only did they congregate around the piano and sing a Christmas Carol or two, but they also received a surpr...

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Round the house again at Christmas

Christmas time at Elstree is full of traditions, and one of the oldest and firm favourites is ‘Round The House Games’.  On Monday afternoon, pupils...

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