Archive for the ‘Extra Curricular’ Category

Snow Day

What fun!  The boys have been fabulous and entered fully into the spirit of yesterday’s snow day.   In the morning they split into groups for a variety of ...

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Chinese New Year at Home Farm

Home Farm continued to celebrate Chinese New Year on Friday 23rd February with a workshop on Chinese traditions. We learned some interesting facts about China a...

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U10 British Youth Fencing Championships

On Sunday four Year 4 boys represented Elstree in this UK wide epee tournament, at Oundle School.  All boys won many matches and produced some impressive resul...

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Lent Term Lecture – Remembering Great Men and Women in History

‘What would you like to be remembered for?’ is a question that requires more than a brief moment of contemplation; indeed, it may even require a lifetime. N...

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Year 2 Visit Windsor Castle

As ever our trip to Windsor Castle had been a long awaited day for Year 2.   On arrival we all looked to see if the Royal Standard was flying, but sadly not. ...

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French Play

Year 5 and 6 boys have enjoyed a great interactive performance from Onatti Production, the delivery of which was both in French and English enabling them to gen...

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Asmolean Museum Art Trip

I really enjoyed the Year 7 art trip to the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. Everything was interesting but my favourite parts when we learned all about the history of...

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World War II Day

On Tuesday we were visited by a company called ‘Portals to the Past’ who gave  a thrilling experience of life in World War Two, our history topic this term...

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Year 5 Visit to Didcot Water Treatment Site

The Year 5 Geography field trip to the Didcot Water Treatment site was one to remember for all the right reasons: the scenery, the sites and the smells! After a...

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Visit from PALS

Last Saturday we welcomed children from PALS and their adult helpers to the school.  Despite the poor weather, which resulted in a last minute change to plans,...

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