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  • COVID-19 spring update

    Published 20/01/22
    As of Thursday 20 January, the government eased COVID-19 guidelines in the UK. Please note that the school still requires staff, visitors and all Senior School pupils to wear face coverings when moving through indoor corridors and communal areas
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  • A sci-fi adventure in the Pre-Prep and Nursery

    Published 05/11/21
    The Pre-Prep and Nursery thoroughly enjoyed their annual walkathon on Thursday 4 November to raise funds for the PTA. When the children arrived at school there was talk of all the lights in the sky last night and the discovery of slime
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  • Learning about the Gunpowder Plot in Year 2

    Published 02/11/21
    The children have thoroughly enjoyed learning all about Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot during their history, English and drama lessons this autumn. They thought about the reasons why Guy Fawkes and his friends plotted to kill King James I.
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  • Year 2 parent assembly

    Published 02/11/21
    Year 2 children enjoyed performing to their parents during their first assembly in almost two years this autumn term. The assembly focussed on the children's learning in forest school and religious education on Harvest. The children per
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  • Forest School this autumn

    Published 02/11/21
    All year groups in the Pre-Prep and Nursery have embraced their outdoor learning and forest school sessions this autumn. In the garden the children have enjoyed harvesting the pumpkins and seeing how tall the giant sunflowers could grow! Duck
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  • A visit from the Surrey Fire and Rescue Service

    Published 04/10/21
    Reception children have been immersing themselves in their topic People Who Help Us during the autumn term and as part of their learning, they have been understanding more about the fire service. On Wednesday 29 September the children 
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  • Gratitude festival celebrations 2021

    Published 05/07/21
    The school has been a hive of activity this summer term with our inaugural gratitude festival, so named because June is the month where the school explored the character quality of gratitude, and emerging from what has been a challenging academi
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  • Pre-Prep and Nursery School sports day

    Published 01/07/21
    The Pre-Prep and Nursery School excitedly participated in their annual sports day on the final Wednesday of term. Whilst the weather was not as warm as previous years, thankfully it remained dry enough for all activities to go ahead. The Pr
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  • Year 2 celebrate Roald Dahl day

    Published 29/04/21
    Year 2 have had a wonderful time celebrating Roald Dahl day on Thursday 29 April. It has been lovely seeing all of their “fizz popping” costumes! Now that we have finished reading The Twits in class, it was great fun for the children
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  • A routemaster bus visits the Pre-Prep and Nursery

    Published 26/04/21
    It was a very exciting day in the Pre-Prep and Nursery School on Monday 26 April with the arrival of a 1960s routemaster bus stopping at Claremont to pick up a few small, very eager passengers! Each class had the opportunity to meet the conductor and
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  • Pre-Prep and Nursery Easter bonnet parade

    Published 25/03/21
    It was wonderful to see the return of the much-loved Pre-Prep and Nursery Easter bonnet parade on the last day of term before Easter; especially exciting since the event had to be cancelled last spring. Pupils gathered outside in their class groups a
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  • Year 1 pupil raises over £900 for charity

    Published 24/03/21
    Hearty congratulations to Leo A in Year 1 who has completed an impressive 100km bike ride in aid of Shooting Star children’s hospice. Leo showed great determination to cycle through all weathers including sleet, wind, rain and even sn
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