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  • Christmas Jumper Day

    Published 11/12/18
    Year 10 pupils organised a fantastic Christmas Jumper Day at Claremont Fan Court on Tuesday 11 December. Pupils and staff throughout the Senior School donned their favourite festive knits for the day in support of Save The Children UK. So far £
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  • U15 Success at Surrey Schools Gymnastics Competition

    Published 11/12/18
    On the 6 December, the U15 gymnastics squad competed at the Surrey Schools Gymnastics Floor and Vault Competition. Following their success in The Netherlands during the October half term, the girls performed some flawless, artistic, floor routines to
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  • Christmas Carol Service

    Published 10/12/18
    Our annual Christmas carol services took place at Christ Church on Thursday 6 December, one in the afternoon for pupils and the other in the evening for parents. The service saw wonderful performances from the Senior School choir, soloists and t
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  • Keeping you and your children safe online

    Published 07/12/18
    In November, the NSPCC organised a parent workshop highlighting many challenges that face parents and children today. The use of technology is wonderful and exciting, however, it is not without risks, both long and short term.  An increasing num
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  • Year 8 STEM Activities

    Published 06/12/18
    This term Mrs Langridge and Mrs Sellings welcomed Year 8 to the science of cosmetics. Pupils investigated the fizz behind bath bombs before making their own products to take home as gifts. The Year 8 pupils also enjoyed experimenting with making s
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  • Real Tennis with HRH Prince Edward

    Published 05/12/18
    Lower Sixth student, James S, alongside Year 11 pupil, Ross M, were given the opportunity to play real tennis with HRH Prince Edward on 29 November as part of his global Real Tennis Challenge. James talks of his experience below: "HRH Prince
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  • A Level Literature Conference

    Published 05/12/18
    On Monday 26 November, Mrs Wilby accompanied four A level Literature students to a conference in London. It was a most interesting day in which students were treated to five lectures from the lead exam marker at OCR, a professor at Royal Holloway Col
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  • Gifted, Talented & Interested Creative Writing Workshop

    Published 04/12/18
    Twenty Year 9 and 10 pupils took part in a creative writing workshop on Monday 3 December led by author and Claremont parent, Malcolm Duffy.  Mr Duffy, whose first novel ‘Me Mam. Me Dad. Me’ has recently been nominated for the Carneg
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  • Senior Rotary Youth Speaks Competition

    Published 04/12/18
    On Tuesday 27 November, Claremont Fan Court School took part in the Senior Rotary Youth Speaks competition at the Holiday Inn hotel, Kingston.  This is a public speaking event that is designed to support and encourage the development of effectiv
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  • House Engineering Competition

    Published 04/12/18
    Each House pitted their wits against one another at the House Engineering Competition on Tuesday 4 December. Pupils were challenged with who could design the most air-worthy craft and bring precious cargo (an egg) safely to earth after being hurled o
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  • German Baking Club

    Published 03/12/18
    Ready, steady, bake!  The festive baking season started at lunchtime on 26 November when pupils from German classes arrived at the Food and Nutrition kitchen to bake traditional German ginger biscuits under Mrs Wells’ and Frau Bell&rs
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  • Elmbridge Rentstart Christmas Card Competition

    Published 03/12/18
    Well done to Year 5 pupil, Skye W, who designed the winning KS2 entry for the Elmbridge Rentstart Christmas Card competition judged by the Mayor of Elmbridge, Councillor Shweta Kapadia. The charity works to help local people who are homeless or sofa-
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