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BSA Bake Off Comes to Millfield

Boarding & Day


Millfield hosted the South West regional Heat of the BSA’s Bake Off competition this week.

In a hotly contested event Year 8 Rebecca Khanan and Year 10 Harry Szulc took on pupils from...>>

Year 7 Evening of Song: Battle of the Sets

Creative Arts


Last week’s Year 7 Evening of Song, ‘Battle of the Sets’ was a huge success. With 100% attendance from Year 7, not only was the hall overflowing with families keen to support...>>

National IAPS Trampolining success

Sport & Activities


The IAPS Trampolining Nationals where we had 27 competitors take part; for some it was their first ever competition. We celebrated an U9 individual champion and two team wins.


Millfield Prep host IAPS Fencing Tournament

Sport & Activities


Millfield Prep was proud to host the IAPS Fencing Tournament last weekend. We welcomed fencers from as far afield as Jersey, Truro, Canterbury and Newcastle. This year saw a record number of...>>

Boarding Life

Boarding & Day


Our boarders have had plenty of fun in recent weeks. Waterslides, tennis tournaments, feeding visiting lambs and much more! They are certainly making the most of the warmer weather.>>

Year 3 at Glastonbury Abbey



Year 3 spent a glorious morning at Glastonbury Abbey, learning about the lives of monks 500 years ago. They were transported back in time to the Abbott’s kitchen where they were put to work...>>

Pictures of the Week

Creative Arts


This week’s ‘Pictures of the Week’ are these interesting Year 4 interpretations of Van Gogh’s Starry Night (1889) combined with a famous local...>>

Up close to rainforest creatures at Bristol Zoo



Year 3 had an educational visit to Bristol Zoo, spending time with a number of exotic animals. They investigated the habitats of the rainforest as part of their geography topic and in a classroom...>>

Paris Trip 2016

Boarding & Day


Twenty-nine Year 6 and 7 pupils had a wonderful trip to Paris. Not only did did they get to climb up the Eiffel Tower, but were also spoiled with a beautiful river cruise. Notre Dame Cathedral...>>

Lady Taverners Regional Finals win for cricketing girls

Sport & Activities


Our U13 girls travelled to the University of West England in their quest to reach the Girls Indoor Cricket National Finals at Lord’s. They had to face the winning teams from several counties...>>

IAPS Squash excitement!

Sport & Activities


Millfield hosted the IAPS Squash Tournament and Millfield Prep had five representatives – Jamie and Archie in the U13 competition and Bobby, Will and Seb in the U11 competition.


Shakespearean Mash-Up

Creative Arts


All’s Well That Ends Well, was the feeling after the Juniors performed ‘A Shakespearean Mash-Up Part 1’ this week. After a few tough weeks of rehearsal, grappling with...>>

Audience cheers Year 7 drama production

Creative Arts


Take a Spanish Hunchback of the French Capital, replace him with a Mexican sounding Englishman, mixed with a Spanish Vampire, a Russian World Champion dancer, then liberally sprinkle with some...>>

Farewell to the Sea King helicopters

Boarding & Day


Millfield Prep and Pre-Prep were honoured to witness the fly-past of the Sea King helicopters on their farewell circuit today before going out of service. #FarewellJunglies>>

The force is with the boarders!

Boarding & Day


Our boarders had the opportunity to try Ludosport – ‘combat’ with Star Wars themed lightsabres – and they were taught routines by a qualified Ludosport instructor. The...>>