Archive for the ‘Extra Curricular’ Category

The Great British Spring Clean

Year 7 boys enjoyed tiding up Plantation at the end of last week as part of the Great British Spring Clean and their Elstree Award. It was a beautiful day to be...

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World Book Day Fun at Elstree School

Hobgoblin Theatre Company performed ‘The Unusual Adventures of Robin Hood’ on Tuesday February 28th as part of  Elstree School’s World Book Day celebrati...

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PALS Visit

On Saturday we welcomed children from PALS to school. Although it may be a few weeks until Easter we got into the festive mood by making Easter chocolate crispi...

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Year 4 Trial Robotic Kits

Year 4 were recently given the opportunity to trial out the brand new Invent! robotics kit from Tech Camp UK. Invent! gives pupils the opportunity to build a r...

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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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