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  • Junior School 22/03/17

    'Who am I?' week photography competition showcases creative talent

    As part of the recent ‘Who Am I? week, Junior girls were asked to take a photograph that they felt showed the essence of themselves and their personality and submit it in competition with their peers. There was an excellent r...

  • Junior School 21/03/17

    The lives of WW2 evacuees remembered by Lower IIIS

    Putting themselves into the shoes of evacuee children from World War II, Lower IIIS presented an assembly that showed their considerable empathetic abilities and understanding. They imagined the letters that the displaced children might have written home, capturing all of...

  • Junior School 16/03/17

    Upper I experience the rainforest at Kew Gardens

    Having studied rainforests this term, the girls in Upper I enjoyed visiting Kew Gardens last Friday, getting to see many exotic plants up close. In the Princess of Wales Conservatory, the artificial climate allowed the girls to experience the humidity...

  • Junior School 10/03/17

    LIIIP explore International Women’s Day

    In a continuation of our empowering theme from last week, our LIIIP girls dedicated their assembly to International Women’s Day this morning, further exploring the inspirational women we admire from around the world and throughout time. Focussing on both w...

  • Junior School 10/03/17

    Goldilocks visits Abbey Gardens for French Story Time

    On Wednesday, the Prep girls welcomed ‘Goldilocks’ to Abbey Gardens. They were treated to a retelling of the traditional tale in French, with lots of audience participation! The girls were encourage to repeat parts of the story and learned lots of ...

  • Junior School 10/03/17

    Lower III Bizschool opens for business

    Lower III’s budding businesswomen had their first taste of commerce this week when they opened trading for their young companies. Each team member made a £1 investment to fund raw materials and decided what their stall was going to sell. On...

  • Junior School 09/03/17

    Lower III girls study evolution at the Cole Museum

    Lower III girls enjoyed an extra dimension to their Science topic of Adaptation and Evolution with a visit to the Cole Museum at The University of Reading. Each form went at a different time in the week so they had...

  • Junior School 09/03/17

    Science day goes with a 'Big Bang!'

    Some of our Lower III scientists had a very busy day at The Winchester Science Centre last week for the South East ‘Big Bang!’ day. This had a focus on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) work and links with Ind...

  • Junior School 03/03/17

    Prep L turn back the clock to explore pioneers of the past

    It was a particularly colourful assembly this morning thanks to World Book Day, with our Prep girls presenting to a hall full of memorable and inspiring female characters brought to life. Building nicely upon our themed ‘Who Am I?’ week, the...

  • Junior School 03/03/17

    The Junior School celebrates female characters on the 20th World Book Day

    Girls drew inspiration from their favourite female characters as they dressed up to celebrate the twentieth World Book Day. During assembly the library prefects shared their favourite characters and described their attributes. It was clear from the depth of the...