Archive for the ‘Extra Curricular’ Category

Boarders’ Wildlife Club

With 150 acres of grounds, Elstree has plenty of room to share some space with a few elusive but spectacular friends. The Wild Wanderers boarding club has been ...

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Year 7 Big Weekend

The boys got their glad rags and deodorant(!) on to welcome the girls from Downe House for the Year 7 Big Weekend on Saturday night. The amazing Amy from Berksh...

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Lecture on the American Presidency

Mr Lexton gave the school a presentation about the 45th American presidency. This was a meaningful insight to an American’s view on the elections. He spoke ab...

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General Knowledge Quiz

Before Christmas every boy sat a rather difficult and seemingly rather random General Knowledge test. Out of 100 the highest score in the entire school was only...

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End of Term Fencing Finals

The autumn term ended for the Fencing Academy with 31 boys competing for the Handicap Foil Trophy. With lots of new fencers keen to demonstrate their new-found ...

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Judo at Elstree

On Friday we said farewell  to Colin Small 5th Dan, the judo teacher at Elstree who is leaving after 8 years.  Over that time he has taught many boys and the ...

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Bright Young Sparks Market Day

We were delighted to see so many customers at the Bright Young Sparks Elstree Market Day on Monday evening. There was a great buzz about the place with business...

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Year 5 Trip to Warwick Castle

On 20th October, Year 5 visited Warwick Castle. We had an action-packed day and came away full of enthusiasm for medieval history. There is the biggest trebuche...

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PALS Visit on Saturday

Last Saturday we welcomed seven PALS and their helpers to the school. With it being Halloween at the end of the month we got into a spooky frame of mind by carv...

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Year 7 in France

Year 7 have just returned from a week-long French experience. The week was one of variety and contrast.  From tossing crêpes on Tuesday to visiting the Somme ...

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