Yearly Archives: 2016


Phil the Bag Clothes Collection – Wednesday 7th December

FAQ about Phil the Bag

October 18th, 2016|

PTFA Firework’s Spectacular – Friday 4th November

Denstone Prep PTFA Fireworks Spectacular Friday 4th November - School Playing Field – 6.30 for 7pm  Even bigger and even more Spectacular than last year!  Children’s Halloween Fancy Dress Welcome!  An event for all the family to come along and enjoy a professional firework spectacular by the organisers of Weston Hall displays.  Tickets £5 each [...]

October 18th, 2016|

Preparing for the Future

We are constantly told that we are educating many of our children for jobs that don’t exist yet, that they will have to deal with problems that we don’t know as problems and that the world in which they will be living as adults will bear very little comparison to ours and even less to [...]

October 14th, 2016|

U10 Rugby v DGS Match Report

U10 Rugby v Derby Grammar School Result 6 tries each (draw) 12/10/16 The game against DGS proved to be another well matched encounter, providing plenty of tries in the process. Throughout the game, the vast majority of tries scored by both sides were really from breakaways and missed tackles, rather than from good phases of [...]

October 13th, 2016|

Year 3 Handwriting Competition

The Year 3 handwriter winner is Charlotte Rees, with runners up Emily Hurst and Isabella Furness.  The standard of handwriting in Year 3 is so good, that Mrs Davies has decided to enter Year 3 for the Cambridge University Press handwriting competition in April.        

October 13th, 2016|

The Mysterious Midnight Man

This week in English Year 3 have had a special visit from a Mysterious Midnight Man.  He left us a number of his precious possessions in his glittering bag. First out of the bag was his dark, soft cape, which the children tried on. There were lots of magical, twinkly stars as well as a [...]

October 13th, 2016|

U10 Hockey Match Report – 12/10/16

U10 Hockey v The Old Vicarage - Wednesday 12th October Result : OVS – 1  DCPS - 0 The Under 10 girls travelled to OVS to play their first match on astro and what a difference it was for them as they had to adapt quickly to the new faster surface.  Both teams started well, however, [...]

October 13th, 2016|

First Aid Club

It was like a scene from 'Casualty' in Mrs Davies' First Aid club on Wednesday afternoon as the enthusiastic first aiders and casualties practised their arm slings and elevation slings. They also revisited the head bandage, not because they needed the practice, but just because it was so much fun! I'm still unclear as to [...]

October 12th, 2016|

U10 Rugby Team Selection – Week 6

U10 Boy's Rugby v Derby Grammar (a) - Wednesday 12th October

October 10th, 2016|

Girl’s U10 Hockey Team Selection – Week 6

U10 Hockey v Old Vicarage School (a) 2.30pm

October 10th, 2016|
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