Monthly Archives: November 2016


Year 3’s Own Assembly.

This morning most of Main Prep were getting ready for exams. Our Monday morning assembly usually takes place in the school room with the whole of Main Prep. However, the school room was set up  with examination desks.  So in Year 3, we decided to hold our very own Monday morning assembly in our classroom. [...]

November 28th, 2016|

Year 4 Science update

Year 4H have enjoyed science today, using lots of different methods to separate solids from the liquids.  What a mess!  After a little tidying up and drying off, they have done some writing up of their experiments.  

November 25th, 2016|

Girl’s U11 Swimming Gala v St Bede’s (h) 30/11/16

Team sheet for U11 Swimming Gala v St Bede's

November 24th, 2016|

“In Flanders Fields the Poppies Blow”

November is always a very special month for me, because the Remembrance Service that we hold each year serves to remind all of us of the extreme sacrifices that those generations who went before us made, together with those who have experienced areas of conflict around the world in more recent times. Each year the [...]

November 23rd, 2016|

We Will Remember Them.

In History today Year 3 had a very special visitor, Mrs Edmonds, who  spent the morning with us speaking about the Roll of Honour and the significance of the poppy, amongst lots of other things. The children discovered wonderful objects from Mrs Edmond's special box, took it in turns to make a poppy and were enchanted [...]

November 17th, 2016|

Denstone Prep Christmas Fair – Saturday 26th November

Denstone Prep Christmas Fair 26th November 2016, 11am to 3pm The Christmas Fair is almost here and we are now asking for your help in making it even more successful than last year! Behind the scenes we have been working away on all sorts of things and what we are asking for please, between now [...]

November 17th, 2016|

Boy’s Rugby Team Sheet Week 9

U8 Tag Rugby v Grace Dieu (A) Friday 18th Nov U9 Rugby v Grace Dieu (A)  Friday 18th Nov

November 17th, 2016|

Year 3 Science. Animal Detectives.

Today we looked very closely at different animal skulls in our Science lesson. We were particularly  interested in the animals teeth. We worked out what diet the animals ate, if they were herbivores, carnivores or omnivores? This information then helped us decide what animal the skull belonged too. Can you guess? Ask the your child [...]

November 14th, 2016|

Girls’ Hockey Team Sheet – 15/11/16

U9 Girls Hockey Team Sheet - Tuesday 15th November

November 14th, 2016|

Boy’s U10 Rugby Festival

The Elms U10 Rugby Festival The U10s were invited to take part in The Elms Rugby Festival, along with another 9 schools from far and wide. Our four matches against Birkdale, Hill House, The Elms and Derby Grammar respectively saw us play particularly well, winning against Elms, drawing against Derby Grammar and unfortunately losing to [...]

November 11th, 2016|
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