Life in Victorian Times

Yesterday Year One experienced what school life was like in Victorian times. The two classes combined to learn ‘Reading’, ‘Writing’ and ‘Arithmetic’ in true formal Victorian style alongside still life and elocution lessons. The forbodeing Mr. Baguley also visited the classroom to check they were all behaving themselves and they took part in a ‘Drill’…

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Food glorious food!

Big congratulations to our amazing catering team from Holroyd Howe for gaining their Certificate of Excellence in Safety from the European Safety Bureau and an Environmental Health certificate from Reigate Borough Council – with a 5 star accreditation, no less! We thought it would be reassuring for you to know that we providing the very…

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Poetry Live!

There have been some wonderful poetry recitals this afternoon by our Year 5 and 6 as they auditioned for the Grand Final of ‘Poetry Live!’ to be held at Caterham School on Friday 16 November. Four pupils were selected, Filipe and Evie from Year 6 and Lyla and Lauren from Year 5. They will compete…

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Grandparents’ Day in Preps

Thank you to all of the grandparents and parents for attending ‘Grandparents’ Day’ in Preps today, as part of our Remembrance Day celebrations. It was lovely to see you all having fun and getting stuck in to the many different activities with your children and grandchildren. The children also enjoyed learning about your experiences of…

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Look what we can do now!

We wanted to share with you how well our Reception children are getting on after just one half term. It has been a  happy transition to Lower School for them.  As well as making new friends and acquainting themselves with school life they have been making headway in English and Maths and are enjoying new…

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Y5 Tudor Trip to Hampton Court

Despite the wet weather our Year 5s had an amazing time at Hampton Court, home of Henry VIII yesterday. The children were transported back to the heyday of Tudor feasting and entertainment in Henry VIII’s kitchens, bravely walked a corridor said to be haunted by Catherine Howard and learned many interesting facts about the historic…

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Exploring with our Senses at Boxhill

We are really proud of our Reception children for settling in so well this half-term. Last week they had the most amazing time at Boxhill exploring all of their senses! They used their sense of smell to decide which food each animal ate, felt lots of different textures and discovered a variety of mini-beasts under…

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BT Sport films ‘Brothers in Football’ at Micklefield School

There was much excitement in Micklefield School yesterday as we had a film crew for BT Sport in to finish filming for the documentary, ‘Brothers in Football’. The documentary focusses on the link between England’s highest ranked amateur football team, Corinthian-Casuals and the biggest football club in South America, Corinthians Paulista. We are lucky to…

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