National Open Art Competition 2017

National Open Art Competition

The following children have been selected for the Online National Open Art Children’s Gallery on the NOA website and each child will receive a certificate for their achievement. So they can tell all their friends and family to go and find their work on the website in the gallery where National Open […]

November 20th, 2017|

Dovedale Dash 2017

Dovedale Dash – Sunday 5th November

Fortune favoured the brave on Sunday at a boggy but gloriously sunny field above Dovedale.   It was a little chilly and the heavy rainfall the previous evening had caused some parking problems but this did not dampen our spirits.

The turnout from Denstone Prep School was superb.  The children had fun […]

November 6th, 2017|

Cupcake Friday this week!

It’s back! 
The ever popular Cupcake Friday hosted by DCPS PTFA will take place on Friday 6th October and this year we are asking any bakers out there for help. You all know how much our kids enjoy Cupcake Friday and this time we are branching out to include traybakes or whatever other sweet treat you are willing […]

October 2nd, 2017|

Election Day for Pupil Parliament

On Wednesday 13th September children took part in our class ballots to democratically choose a member of their class to represent them within the Pupil Parliament.  Our Pupil Parliament have one or two pupils from each class who will discuss, decide and debate on all topics that involve the children in the school.

Each child in […]

September 15th, 2017|

30 Hours Funded Childcare

For children of pre-school age, we have now started offering the government 30 hours funded childcare. To find out more please click the links below.

For working families in England
With 3 and 4-year-old children
An extra 15 hours a week of free childcare – so 30 in all
Parents of children born on or after 1st […]

September 12th, 2017|

Welcome Back!

We hope you all had a relaxing and safe summer holiday. Here are just a few reminders for this week: Term starts back at 8.30am on Tuesday 5th September, with Tea & Cake being served in the School Room for all parents from 3pm for Pre-Prep and Pre-School Parents, and 3.30pm for Main Prep Parents.
The […]

September 3rd, 2017|

Wizard of Oz Backstage Photos

With the first performance over and the last performance tonight, here are a few photos taken backstage prior to the performance.



July 5th, 2017|

Speech Day

On Saturday we heard some very well prepared speeches from Henry and Amber as well as from our Headmaster and guest speaker.  Many thanks to all who attended, it was a great day and we were thankful that the rain stayed away so that we could enjoy our picnics and afternoon of sports (parents v’s […]

June 27th, 2017|

National Children’s Choir of Great Britain

Press Release – 26th June 2017

Local school’s singing talent

Once again, Denstone College Prep School has had 4 pupils selected for the prestigious National Children’s Choir of Great Britain. The National Children’s Choir of Great Britain was founded in 1998 by Lissa Gray.  Her vision was that talented young singers from throughout the United Kingdom would have […]

June 26th, 2017|

Hot Weather

Please could children leave their ties and blazers at home this week due to the hot weather. Don’t forget sun cream, hats and water bottles!

June 18th, 2017|
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