Mary Poppins

February 15, 2019

Rehearsals are well under way for the upcoming Year 3 and 4 production of Mary Poppins. It’s looking very supercalifragilisticexpialidocious indeed! Here is a sneak preview of some of the characters trying on costumes for their roles.

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Visitors from Tanzanian

We welcomed students from Tanzania this week! Year 7 and Year 4 were able to learn a lot about their country!        Our visitors had fun teaching some of the Year 7’s a dance. Thank you for visiting us and sharing your country and culture with us..

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House Matches

In positively spring like weather this week, the Year 3 to 6 boys were all involved in Rugby House Matches. The competition was fierce whether the version of the game was Tag or Contact, but played in excellent spirit throughout and good sportsmanship demonstrated both in victory and defeat. There was some fine handling on […]

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Sussex Butler Cup (U14) Chess

Our intrepid young chess players battled bravely against much older players as we managed to come second in our group that contained winners Cottesmore (all Year 8 players), Downland’s and St Richard’s (both with Year 8 and 9 players). Amelie, Rafe and Arun all  scored 2 out of 3 points, with Taran 1 from 3. […]

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Reading Challenge

Excitement was off the scale in the Hunt household this week when Fleur (Year 1) really had to read five books so she could get onto 80, and her next Reading  Challenge sticker! She is loving the challenge, and when her father pointed out that one book was quite a short book, Fleur said ‘Daddy, […]

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High Aspirations!

Year 7 & 8 exams, chess, swimming, Tom’s Talking Reptiles, police visit, Year 6 trip to the Europa Centre; five prospective parent tours following up from Open Morning and a ski trip information meeting on Valentine’s Day! Formal mid-year exams for our oldest pupils this week will show how they are progressing (and how effective […]

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States of Matter – Ice Cream!!

February 12, 2019

This week, Year 4 finished off their Science topic on States of Matter. All of the pupils made ice cream in a bag. They turned the liquid (flavoured milk) into a solid by continuously shaking it in a bag with salt and ice. Great fun was had by all and the ice cream tasted delicious!   […]

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This week in Art

February 8, 2019

It’s been another busy week in the Art Room. Year 3 have been looking at Henri Matisse’s cut outs. Year 6 have been busy painting their own Hockney landscapes. Year 8 Textiles group had a fab time tie dying their t-shirts!

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