Archive for the ‘Creative Arts’ Category

Senior Choir sing at Bath Abbey

Elstree’s Senior Choir visited the stunning location of Bath Abbey on Thursday to lead Choral Evensong. The Bath stone looked glorious in the spring sunshine ...

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Year 8 Informal Concert

We had the last Informal concert of the term on Friday;  this time it was the turn of Year 8.  As always, there was a real variety of instruments, from drums ...

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Year 7 Informal Concert

The programme for the Year 7 Informal Concert was fantastically varied, consisting of 13 solos on 7 different instruments, including 3 debuts! With the Long Ro...

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ makes up a Roald Dahl trilogy for the Elstree Middle School Plays with ‘The Wonderful Story of Henry Su...

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Music by Candlelight

The annual Music by Candlelight Concert has become a firm favourite in the Elstree musical calendar and the choral singing was enhanced by some atmospheric ca...

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Class Poetry Performances

Earlier this term, the entire school packed into the McMullen Hall to hear and see the Year 5-8 classes perform a class poem. It is a nerve racking experience f...

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Pangbourne Piano Festival

Last weekend, over 110 young pianists aged 7 to 18 years old, from all over the South East took part in this year’s one-and-a-half-day Piano Festival at Pangb...

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DT Scholarship to Sherborne

We are delighted to announce that Jamie Jones has been awarded a DT Scholarship to Sherborne. Many congratulations!...

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Year 5 Informal Concert

What a talented bunch the Year 5s are! We were treated to 20 solo items in their Informal Concert and it is encouraging to see the variety of instrumentalists m...

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China Day at Downe House

China Day at Downe House was great fun. I loved learning about calligraphy and designing our own patterns for the Chinese fans. The fashion show was also fantas...

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