Yearly Archives: 2016


U9 Hockey Tournament Report 5/10/16

U9 hockey tournament at Old Vicarage School – Wednesday 5th Oct DCPS finish as semi finalists The Under 9 girls played their first hockey tournament at OVS. Drawn in a group against Wellow House and St Wystan’s School, DCPS girls showed their dominance with a 7 – 0 victory against Wellow House and a 2 [...]

October 10th, 2016|

U9’s A&B Match Reports v Grace Dieu – 30/9/16

U9A Hockey v Grace Dieu – Friday 30th Sept DCPS – 8 Grace Dieu Manor School - 0 The under 9A girls played superbly well as a team to defeat Grace Dieu under 9A girls 8 - 0. With four goals coming in the first four minutes from Darcie W; the team Captain Verity B [...]

October 10th, 2016|

PTFA Christmas Craft & Gift Fair – Sat 26th Nov


October 7th, 2016|

England Hockey Coach to Visit on Monday 31st Oct

Unfortunately due to his international training commitments, Grahame Mansell-Grace won't be able to visit the school tomorrow (10th Oct). However, we have rearranged it for Monday 31st October. Grahame Mansell-Grace a.k.a. 'Panda' is currently the First Team Coach at Loughborough Women's Hockey Club, and has been the England Hockey Lead Talent Development Coach for the England [...]

October 7th, 2016|

U11 Boy’s Rugby Match Report 5/10/16

The Under 11 rugby team's winning streak continued on Wednesday with an impressive 20 points to nil win against Grace Dieu. Two tries apiece were scored by William Brister and Charlie Meads, all four tries coming from some excellent handling by the Denstone Prep side.  This takes the total tries scored in the past three games [...]

October 6th, 2016|

Olympic Bronze Medallist visit

Press Release – Thursday 22nd Sept 2016 Denstone College Preparatory School (DCPS) were delighted to recently receive a visit from former Olympic bronze hockey medallist Lisa Prince. Lisa, who has achieved a number of goals throughout her career including Olympic bronze medallist, England U18 Captain, European Cup Gold medallist, European Cup Winner’s Cup Gold medallist, [...]

October 6th, 2016|

Boy’s Rugby Team Selection 7/10/16

U8's Tag Rugby Match v Grace Dieu 7/10/16 U9's Rugby Match v Grace Dieu 7/10/16

October 6th, 2016|

U10’s Rugby Match Report 5/10/16

U10's Rugby v Grace Dieu (5/10/16)  Result 4 - 2 (win) The U10's Rugby against Grace Dieu saw perhaps our best performance of the term so far. Defensively we looked much more secure and tackled extremely well. We looked more organised at the ruck and it was encouraging to see the ‘Backs’ aligning themselves much [...]

October 6th, 2016|

Arty-Fact Theatre Visit

Arty-Fact Theatre Visit -Tuesday 4th October Today we had two visitors from the Arty-Fact Theatre come to visit DCPS.  The whole school from Year 1-6 came along  to watch and were in for a treat.  There were two actors who acted out an informative drama production as Mrs E. Tree and Mr Mans. The production was set [...]

October 6th, 2016|

First Aid After School Club with Mrs Davies

As many of you may be aware, in the past I have trained adults to deal with First Aid. This is a subject I feel is vital for all to learn, young and old alike. So when I decided to run a First Aid After School Club I had no idea it would be such [...]

October 5th, 2016|
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