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House Music Competition 2017

Congratulations must go to all the pupils who took part in the House Music Competition this year, and also the fabulous house singing of “Let’s Go Fly a Kite’! It was a truly magnificent afternoon and the adjudicator Mr Dobney, Director of Music at Abbots Bromley School, was most impressed. Oak won the singing competition and […]

March 23rd, 2017|

World Book Day 2017

Thursday 2nd March – Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

“I can’t go back to yesterday because I was a different person then.”
Lewis Carroll (Alice in Wonderland)

Quote from a teacher: “Our aim on WBD was to engage and enjoy the story of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Over the course of World Book Day we transformed the school into […]

March 3rd, 2017|

Pre-school Easter Fun Day – Thursday 30th March

March 3rd, 2017|

DCPS Students score highly in entrance exams

Press Release

28th February 2017

Denstone College Prep School continues to achieve high standards

An independent school in Marchington has attained a 100% pass rate in their entrance exams to senior school. Out of 32 Year Six pupils who sat the entrance exam into Denstone College, all 32 have been offered places, and 16 scholarships and exhibitions were […]

March 1st, 2017|

Woodard 1000 Voices Concert, Birmingham Symphony Hall

Woodard 1000 Voices Concert, Birmingham Symphony Hall

On Saturday 11th February all Year 6 choir members joined approximately 750 other Woodard students at the Woodard 1000 Voices Concert at the Birmingham Symphony Hall.

We went to Birmingham for the whole day and learnt many different songs and practised different techniques and styles of music from a Swedish […]

February 17th, 2017|

Baptism & Admission to First Holy Communion Ceremony

Admission to First Holy Communion and Baptism – 3rd February 2017

Canon Brendan Clover, our Provost, together with Father Graham, held a very special service this morning, the baptism of Lola Blake, one of our Year 6 pupils, and the Admission to First Holy Communion of Lola as well as another 11 pupils.

The pupils were :- Georgina Baggaley, […]

February 3rd, 2017|

PTFA Family Barn Dance – Friday 3rd Feb

Barn Dance Letter  – 3rd February 2017

January 25th, 2017|

Talented art students at local prep school

Press Release – 5th December 2016

Talented Art Students at local prep school

A Marchington school has been entered into several local and national art competitions and been highly successful.

Some outstanding artwork by Denstone College Prep School pupils was entered into the Alrewas Agricultural & Horticultural Show 2016, Draycott Show Inter-Schools Art Competition 2016 and the National Open […]

December 5th, 2016|

Smallwood Pre-School Relaunch

PRESS RELEASE – Smallwood Pre-School Relaunch – November 2016

Denstone College Prep School in Uttoxeter is pleased to announce that they have relaunched their nursery as Smallwood Pre-School, providing pre-school education for children from the age of 2 years old.

Helen Griffith, the Head of Pre-Prep would like to confirm that the pre-school is available for any […]

December 5th, 2016|

Award Winning Chapel Choir to Sing at Waitrose

Press Release – 29th Nov 2016
Award Winning Chapel Choir to Sing at Waitrose!

A local award winning school choir will be singing Christmas Carols on Friday 9th December from 3pm till 4pm at the Waitrose Store in Uttoxeter. The Denstone College Prep School Chapel Choir has been competing in the Derby Arts Festival Competition for the […]

December 5th, 2016|
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