Archive for the ‘Extra Curricular’ Category

Elstree Boys Golf

Parents and Sons’ Golf Competition

On a slightly breezy but sunny June afternoon, ten Elstree boys, accompanied by their adult partners, headed off to complete the tricky 9-hole Elstree golf cour...

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Kite Flying on Watership Down and The Importance of Being Earnest.

8SEW began the day by hopping on the mini buses and travelling up to Watership Down in Kingsclere with Mr and Mrs Inglis.  We hiked up the hill, playing cricke...

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Cooking with MasterChef Semi-finalist Annie Assheton

Mrs Assheton introduced 8SEW to 3 ‘doable’ recipes: carrot and coriander soup, soda bread, and treacle tart (this being the very popular amongst the class)....

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House Tennis

Our annual House Tennis Tournament is always a highlight of the tennis calendar in the summer term. Yesterday afternoon, 56 boys played in the tournament down o...

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8SEW Trip to Newbury

8SEW finished their exams earlier this term and so during some of our free time this term we decided to cycle along the Kennet and Avon Canal to Newbury. We set...

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Home Farm visit to the Garden Centre

On Friday 3rd May Reception enjoyed a wonderful morning at Rosebourne Garden Centre in Aldermaston. The children were very excited about the trip and before we ...

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Headmasters’ XI v Governors’ XI Cricket 2019

Challenging conditions greeted the players this year with the fixture seemingly in some doubt after a heavy shower at 6pm.  After some deliberation, it was dec...

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Prep School Golf Competition at Bradfield

On Sunday May 19th 2019 we had 4 boys representing Elstree in the Prep School’s Golf tournament at Bradfield College Golf Club.  It was a beautiful sunny aft...

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Kwik Cricket Festival

We could not have asked for better weather for our annual cricket festival.  There were a total of 12 primary school teams for the event including Stockcross, ...

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Boarding Weekend Activities

The high-light of the weekend of the boarders was going to the Snow Centre at Hemel Hempstead on Sunday. Following the traditional leisurely start on Sunday mor...

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