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Summer Concert: A TV Supper

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This year’s Summer Concert saw over 150 excited pupils, ranging in age from Year 2 all the way through to Year 8, performing a huge variety of music themed around the subject of ‘A TV...>>

Year 6 play: The Highwayman

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Pupils in Year 6 brought their version of ‘The Highwayman Micro Musical’ to audiences at Millfield Prep with a dramatic and confident performance.

'The Highwayman' is a...>>

Junior Creative Arts Day: Africa

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Pupils from Years 3, 4 and 5 fully immersed themselves in African culture during a Creative Arts Day, which saw them learn some of the native language, dance, art and music of Africa.


Spring Concert: A musical feast

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We were treated to a musical feast at our Spring Concert. There were outstanding performances from our orchestra, chamber orchestra, wind band, rock & pop band, Junior & Senior choirs,...>>

Brunch Masterclass: Piano Circus

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Piano Circus involved all of our Millfield Prep pianists working as a team. We were treated to some sparkling solo performances and a class in which pupils became teachers. Our piano staff hosted...>>

'80s v 90s' Rock & Pop spectacular!

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Weeks of preparation and hard work culminated in some great performances from all the pupils involved. The throwback theme for this year’s event was 80s vs 90s and we heard a huge variety of...>>

Year 8 perform West Side Story

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A huge cast of over 70 Year 8 pupils produced a special and memorable performance of the much loved production, West Side Story. The soloists impressed, the dancers bedazzled and all in all it was...>>

A Christmas play with a poignant message

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The Juniors delighted their audience with their performance of Gimme, Gimme, Gimme!, a Christmas play with a very special message, helping us to understand that...>>

House Singing spectacular!

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Each of Millfield Prep's houses put on a show just before half-term. There was an interpretation of well known songs followed by a whole school rendition of Pompeii....>>

Millfield Prep sponsors Wells Festival of Literature

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Millfield Prep and Millfield will be sponsoring two events at the 2016 Wells Festival of Literature, which takes place from 14-22 October.

Millfield Prep is sponsoring Lauren Child, one of...>>

Year 4 Orchestra Day

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There was a great buzz in the music department this Tuesday, as Year 4 enjoyed their annual Orchestral Music Day.

The children had the opportunity to try a wide variety of instruments;...>>

Summer Concert is Top of the Pops!

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It’s nearly the end of year and the Music department held its annual Summer Concert with performances from eight of our major ensembles. The standard of music was high and all performances...>>

Year 4 Orchestra performance

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The Year 4 Orchestra performed at Millfield's Johnson Hall on Tuesday night for an audience of parents, peers and teachers. Playing alongside a selection of Senior School pupils, it was a...>>

Year 7 Evening of Song: Battle of the Sets

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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...>>

Pictures of the Week

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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...>>

Shakespearean Mash-Up

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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...>>