2704, 2017

PTFA Spring Fair Letter

Spring Fair – Saturday 6th May – 12 noon to 3pm

The Spring Fair is almost upon us and we have been busy creating a fun filled afternoon for all ages! We have looked at the […]

2704, 2017

Week 2 Cricket Team Sheets

Cricket U9A v WGS (h) – Tuesday 2nd May

Cricket U9B v WGS (h) – Tuesday 2nd May

Please note that there is an U9 Cricket match on FRIDAY 9th June against Derby Grammar. It’s an away match […]

2704, 2017

Lego Habitats

With the start of a new term comes the start of a new Science topic and Year 4 have already been learning about their new topic ‘Habitats’.  On Tuesday, after discussing the requirements of a habitat the children were […]

2404, 2017

Week 1 Rounders Team Sheets

Tuesday 24th April – U9 Rounders v Yarlet

Wednesday 25th April – U11/U10 Rounders training v St Bede’s

2803, 2017

Reception Mother’s Day Plants

Reception performed very well in the Mother’s Day Assembly.  They recited a poem and sang lots of songs.  They made a card and decorated their own plant pot and then planted a flower for their […]

2803, 2017

PP1 Blast off to the Space Centre

Pre-Prep 1 had a great day out at the Space Centre last Wednesday.  They really enjoyed visiting the Planetarium and finding out about the Sun and the Moon.

After lunch the children explored and found out […]

2803, 2017

Maths & Science PP2

The children in PP2 have been using stop watches to see how quick they are at counting, writing and building. They found it a challenge to beat each other’s times. It’s all part of the […]

2803, 2017

Mother’s Day

PP2 have been excitedly busy making special Mother’s Day plaques and cards using a mixture of materials to create these stunning individual pieces.

We hope that all the Mums at Denstone College Prep School have had […]

2803, 2017

Red Nose Day Year 6 Young Entrepreneur’s

On Friday 24th March, Year Six successfully raise a staggering £505.45 for Comic Relief.  The fundraiser was run as part of a Year 6 PSHE unit on entrepreneurship.  Children learned about what an entrepreneur is and […]

2703, 2017

Week 11 Netball & Football Team Sheets

U8 & U9 Football v WGS – 28.3.17

U9 Netball v Yarlet – 28.3.17

2703, 2017

Mummified Year 4!

Year 4 were given a step by step mummification lesson during History this week.  Within their learning, they have studied how the Egyptians removed the internal parts of a dead body, washed and cleaned the body […]

2403, 2017

Week 11 – U11’s Netball Team Sheet

Week 11 – U11’s Netball v Edenhurst (h) – Wednesday 29th March 2.30pm

2303, 2017

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 […]

2203, 2017

Ernie’s Incredible Illucinations

Wow!  Mrs Betham has worked hard with the cast of last night’s show to produce an amusing and fun Junior Play. The children did so well remembering their lines, where they should be and what they should be doing.  […]

2203, 2017

Year 4 French Day

Madame Moran invited Year 4 along to her “pop up” Café and French Day today.  The children learned the French phrases to tell Madame Moran what they loved, liked and did not like.  She brought lots of […]

2103, 2017

Week 10 U11’s Netball Team Sheet

Week 10 – U11 ‘s Netball Team v OVS Wednesday 22/3/17

1703, 2017

5MC Heroes Assembly

This week 5Mc had their assembly in chapel. We decided to do an assembly about heroes; what a hero is and who their heroes are. We also chose to incorporate this month’s value of humour […]

1503, 2017


This week we celebrate the children who have achieved their certificates, Heidi Blurton, Joe Gear, Harry Rowcliffe and Finley Jacques have all received their Silver Certificates and Imogen Abson, Reuben Anderson Dixon, Evie Norris and […]

1503, 2017

Weighing It Out

This week in PP2 Maths involved estimating and measuring mass.  The children have been investigating items around the classroom that are heavier or lighter than 100g and have had a great time using the balance […]

1503, 2017

Roald Dahl

Pre-Prep 2 have been learning all about Roald Dahl and his amazing life and the wonderful legacy that he has left to everyone.  His amazing books have inspired us all at some point in our […]