Archive for the ‘Extra Curricular’ Category

Prep School Heads of English Conference at Elstree

On Friday Luke Owens, Head of English at Elstree, organised a Prep School Heads of English conference hosted in the Long Room at Elstree.  We were delighted to...

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Mini Olympics

What a wonderful afternoon we had on Bates;  it was very warm for such an energetic hour of fun but frequent water breaks ensured that the children kept going ...

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Year 3 Practical Maths

Year 3 had a practical maths lesson earlier this week on weighing with Mrs Storchak, Head of Maths.  The boys needed to know the weight of all the plastic bot...

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Junior Activities

There is a splendid array of activities for the Year 3 and Year 4 pupils to engage in each day after lessons.  There is everything from fencing to Jamaican Cul...

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Watermill Theatre Workshop

On Monday we were lucky to have a visit from Heidi from The Watermill Theatre who came in to do improvisation workshops with Year 6.  Improvisation is a great ...

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Year 3 M:Tech

Mr Pietrek from M:Tech came to work with the Year 3 children showing them how m:tech works and how they can learn to compose their own music.   The children h...

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Autumn Term Lectures

The start of term saw a series of lectures delivered to different year groups as part of the boys’ co-curricular learning.  Mr Attwood very kindly delivered ...

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Year 2 Celebration, Crossing The Bridge

Taking on the role of the grandchildren of the Three Billy Goats Gruff, Year 2 imagined what life would be like over the bridge. They were very comfortable on t...

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The Final Supper of Term

On Thursday evening the Year 8 boys took on the staff in the annual game of Crocker, and emerged victorious…just!  This was followed by a delicious al fresco...

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Summer Concert

The sun shone and the music flowed.  In the perfect surroundings of the Elstree back garden (this year with the stage positioned judiciously in the shade) surr...

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