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Year 7 French Trip

The Year 7 French trip was an amazing trip.  Everyone had a wonderful time visiting interesting places, doing fun things and of course learning French.  My pe...

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ISFA U11 Seven-a-side Tournament Berks, Buck and Oxon Heats

Elstree school were hosts to sixteen participating schools in this year’s Berks, Bucks, Oxon Regional U11 sevens tournament. The sun shined on what was a fant...

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Brockweir Soapbox Derby

On Saturday, five brave Year 7 boys got up early to participate in the UK’s steepest soapbox race at Brockweir, near Chepstow.  Having successfully desig...

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Mini Olympics

The annual Mini Olympics is always a greatly anticipated event.  We were yet again blessed with glorious weather as we all made our way to ‘Bates’ to meet ...

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Reception Visit Marwell Zoo

On Friday 22nd September the day dawned, sky blue, sun shining, perfect for Reception’s trip to Marwell Zoo. It was hard to tell what the most exciting part w...

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Year 6 Informal Concert

The first informal concert of term was held by Year 6 and the audience was treated to a really varied programme. The boys performed on many different instrument...

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Year 6 Big Weekend

Year 6 enjoyed the best of the September sunshine and lots of fun Camp-craft activities this weekend. Having had pizzas made in the outdoor pizza oven, making c...

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European Day of Languages

Each year the boys and staff look forward to the European Day of Languages which takes place across the globe to celebrate the 6,000+ languages spoken around th...

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Elstree Award – PALS visit on Saturday

Last Saturday the school welcomed children and adult helpers from PALS (Partners for Active Leisure Scheme) for their first visit of the school year.  They sta...

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European Languages Week – Classics in Reading

On Thursday afternoon, the boys from 8EHL ventured out into the windy and rainy streets of Reading to promote Latin, Greek and French as part of European Langua...

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