Cutty Sark

Year 6 set sail on their annual voyage to the Cutty Sark last Friday. During their time on board they learnt about the different destinations the world’s most famous tea clipper visited and the different cargos she imported and exported from the UK. Tea, wool and coffee being some of the imports; charcoal, whiskey and…

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Bom apetite!

This is how they say ‘have a nice meal’ in Portuguese. Such a comment was very apt this week as once again the crew from Catering Academy produced a fantastic themed, in this case Portuguese, lunch. Chicken Feijoada rubbed shoulders with Vegetable Cataplana, Caldo Verde Soup was taken by some – but without doubt the…

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A Day at the Races

Years 7 and 8 visited Kempton Park Racecourse to experience the Maths element of the national Racing to School Programme. After donning their silks, the boys embraced the interesting tasks and the fantastic weather, gaining a rare insight into the ‘behind the scenes’ work that goes on in the horseracing industry and how Maths plays…

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Cross Country

At the end of term cross country there were a number of memorable year group races in the senior school and it was great to see the determination on display across the school.  Year group winners are below but a huge well done to all the boys who ran so many laps to raise so much…

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Lord Of The Rings

Bring a Cushion This was the top tip for anyone attending a performance of Lord of the Rings in the Townsend Hall this week. Weighing in at around 3 hours 20 minutes (including a short interval) – the word ‘epic’ has never been better used. If one considers that Peter Jackson took 3 films totalling…

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Maths Week

Maths Week 2018 started bright and early on Monday morning, with a visit from the performers at Quantum Theatre. Their performance of ‘The Adventure of the Missing Number’, was enjoyed in two showings, firstly by Reception & Year 1 and then by Years 2 to 4. This allowed the content of the show to be…

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Rugby News

It was a great start to the rugby season on Wednesday when our U11 boys got the season off with 2 fabulous wins against Kew Green. The B team won by 4 trys to 2 and the As 2 trys to nil. These boys haven’t had a great deal of training time but are really…

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