News & Events

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Success for kit car pupils

Sport & Activities


A small team of Millfield Prep pupils travelled to North East Derbyshire to take part in a kit car competition. Despite not winning every race, pupils Phoebe and Willow won the competition overall...>>

Year 8 decamp to the Eden Project

Sport & Activities


The Year 8 pupils have been enjoying their end of year camp at the Eden Project in Cornwall.

For their accommodation, they stayed in recycled shipping containers, or ‘snooze boxes...>>

Junior Sports Day

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Our junior athletes braved the windy conditions to compete in the Junior Sports Day, an annual event where pupils compete for their houses in an exciting morning of sportsmanship and comradery....>>

Pupils learn practical skills at Bushcraft club

Sport & Activities


The attendees of Bushcraft Club have been learning how to tie shear and square lashings and how to find dry kindling to start a fire.

They will be using these skills later in the term to...>>

Records broken at Inter-house Sports Day 2017

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A beautiful sunny day at the Millfield athletics track was the setting for an exciting, hard-fought, Inter-house Sports Day.

Pupils from Years 6, 7 and 8 competed in a huge selection of...>>

Year 7 Evening of Song: Battle of the Sets

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Year 7’s Evening of Song “Battle of the Sets” was a night of varied and entertaining musical and vocal performances, with hits ranging from West End musicals Hairspray and...>>

Fencers win 5 events at IAPS Fencing Tournament

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The Millfield Fencers lunged into action whilst hosting the largest ever IAPS Fencing tournament at Millfield Prep.

Pupils from Years 3-8 all represented the school, with some competing for...>>

Charity golf tournament with rugby heroes

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Millfield Prep pupils Freddie Turnell and his brother Harry organised a charity Golf Day in aid of Cerebral Palsy at Burnham and Berrow Golf Club, which saw the two boys partnered with top former...>>

Millfield Prep's IAPS Netball story

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After coming 4th at the IAPS regional competition, the U13 team hadn't qualified for the National finals even though they had only lost one game - albeit an important one! The team were...>>

U13B Netball winning streak continues

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This talented group of girls produced another fantastic performance this week, this time against Queen’s College, Taunton A team. The U13B have faced multiple A teams this term and have...>>

IAPS Basketball champions for third consecutive year

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Our U13 basketball team travelled over to ACS Cobham International School for the IAPS basketball championships. The pressure was on to continue the squad's tradition of excellence and win the...>>

Rifle shooting club off to a good start

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Rifle shooting club has got off to a good start this term, with everyone getting at least 9/10 in the black centre of the targets. Scores were getting so high that a tougher challenge was needed,...>>

Bow and arrow bushcraft challenge

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The bushcrafters have been embarking upon a challenge to make a bow and arrow. Sam's unfortunately snapped, despite warnings not to pull back too far, but a select few bows are now clamped in...>>

Continued success for Prep tennis players

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Our tennis players have had a busy few weeks. The Aegon girls' A team beat Maynard 12-0 just before half-term and have qualified for the Regional finals in Exeter...>>

Golf at Radley College, Oxfordshire

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The final school event of the calendar year took place at Radley College in Oxfordshire. There were over 60 children playing from 25 schools across the UK with anyone from Year 9 or below able to...>>