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Elstree Prep School Bonfire Night

Current restrictions were not going to put a dampener on the Elstree Prep School Bonfire Night on Friday. Despite parents not being able to attend – who w...

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Year 7 BIG Boarding Weekend

It was Year 7’s turn for their BIG Boarding Weekend, which was as action-packed as ever. Ready Steady Cook! Starting on Saturday night, our pupils took pa...

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Welly Wanging Inter House Competition

According to Oxford Languages ‘Top Banana’ means ‘the most important person in an organisation or activity.’  To Elstree, Top Banana is...

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Celebrating Boarding School of the Year Award

Last month, Elstree was delighted to be crowned Independent Boarding School of the Year at the ISOTY Awards 2020.  Crowned Boarding School of the Year To celeb...

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Black History Month at Elstree

Celebrating black history and culture in the month of October has been a British tradition since the 1960s. This has taken on various forms in the past, includi...

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Headmaster’s Teas for New Pupils

It is customary for anyone new joining Elstree, including those who move from Pre-Prep to the Prep School, to be invited to an afternoon tea at the Headmaster&#...

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Steam Museum opens for Year 1

Elstree Year 1 was incredibly lucky to visit the Steam Museum in Swindon this week. Although closed to the public due to restrictions, the museum kindly opened ...

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A surprise finale at the Year 8 informal music concert

The Year 8 informal music concert always has a certain poignancy about it.   Having witnessed our performers grow both musically and in confidence over the ye...

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Friday Races and a BIG weekend for Year 8

What another busy boarding weekend at Elstree. Starting on Friday night, the junior boarding house – Sanderson’s – (Years 4 to 6), was treated...

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A Carnival of the Animals parade for Elstree Book Week

There is no denying that this Monday started with an almighty RRRRRRRROAR!  Elstree pupils, teachers and staff enthusiastically descended in droves, swarming t...

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