Year 6 Blog

O’ Christmas Tree, O’ Christmas Tree!

We recently took delivery of a fantastic Christmas tree generously donated by Rupert and Emma at the Denstone Hall Farm Shop. The PTFA decided such a beautiful tree deserved some lovely new decorations and we're overjoyed with the result. Thanks also go to Ellen and...

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Last Days at Ullswater

It’s come to the end of the week for Y6, they’ve had a great time with lots of challenges along the way. Last night they all came together for a good group camp fire, melting marshmallows, chatting and firing “John Muir” questions at our instructors who did very well...

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Day Two and Three at Ullswater

Oh wow! What a couple of days we’ve had here in the Lakes! Rowing across the lake, climbing, camping, canoeing and jumping off cliffs into the lake, other activities include gorge walking, tunnelling and orienteering. The instructors have been working to provide the...

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Building Contractors Moving On-Site

Denstone College are delighted to confirm that our building contractors are moving on-site ready to begin work on the first phase of developments for The Prep at Denstone College.  With many changes to take place, we are excited to share progress with you throughout...

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Main Prep Virtual Poetry Festival 2021

11 January 2021 Dear Parents/Guardians, DCPS Virtual Poetry Competition Despite these uncertain and changing times we would still like to run our annual Denstone Prep Poetry Competition, but this year it will be virtual! What type of poem should my child choose and...

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You Are Never Too Old To Learn!

You Are Never Too Old To Learn! I took my grade one saxophone exam this week. Apart from Merlin’s bronze dog training award (which I might add he passed with flying colours!), this was the first exam I have taken since I took my finals in 1989. I was inspired to take...

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