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Harry Potter evening at Millfield Prep School

Pupils magical evening of Harry Potter

Academic

18.02.2019

Pupils recently took part in their first national Harry Potter night. The English Reading Room was transformed into a Hogwarts-themed common room for a magical evening.
They were treated to...>>

Year 7 and 8 pupils meet Team Bath

Year 7 and 8 girls meet Team Bath

Sport & Activities

12.02.2019

Year 7 and 8 pupils were given the amazing opportunity to watch Team Bath play in their Vitality Netball Super League match and meet the team after the match.

The speed and the agility of...>>

Year 8 learn algebra using skittles

Pupils practise algebra with skittles

Academic

05.02.2019

Year 8 maths groups joined together to practise their algebra. Each team took turns to knock over the skittles, which contained algebraic expressions. Then, each team substituted a given value...>>

Boarding life at Millfield Prep School

Boarding Evening

Boarding & Day

01.02.2019

The chilly, wintery weather meant that the Chestnut boys had a fondue evening. They dipped various savoury snacks into warm, molten cheese. Unfortunately, there was a slight mix-up with the recipe...>>

U11 Table Tennis Team become South West Champions

Sport & Activities

30.01.2019

The U11 and U13 table tennis teams played excellent games on Sunday at the English Schools Table Tennis South West Final in Plymouth.

The U11 team of Wills House, Pierre Joubert, Jamie...>>

Millfield Prep attend Young Voices Concert in Birmingham

Millfield Prep pupils attend Young Voices concert

Creative Arts

28.01.2019

Recently 38 Millfield Prep Junior Choir pupils attended the Young Voices concert in Birmingham to sing alongside 6,600 other pupils and form the largest choir in the World. Founded in 1992 to...>>

Year 4 trip to SS Great Britain

Year 4 trip to SS Great Britain

Academic

21.01.2019

This term, Year 4s new topic is ‘explorers and adventurers’ so as an introduction they went aboard the SS Great Britain to experience what life was like.

Pupils were given a tour...>>

Year 3 trip to Bristol Zoo as part of their IPC inquiry topic

Year 3 trip to Bristol Zoo

Academic

18.01.2019

Year 3 had a fantastic day recently at Bristol Zoo finding out about the rainforest animals as part of their inquiry topic ‘Saving the World’.

The pupils enjoyed educational...>>

Light Up a Life Service

Creative Arts

02.01.2019

Our annual Light Up a Life Service took place just before the end of term.

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ESAA Cross Country Cup Finals

Sport & Activities

02.01.2019

Before the holidays, the cross country boys went to Suffolk to compete in the National Finals.

The boys battled hills and fields, making good progress on the second lap of the race. They...>>

U12 girls came fourth at the IAPS National Finals

Sport & Activities

19.12.2018

The U12 girls’ hockey team recently travelled to Hurstpierpoint for the IAPS National Finals.

The girls tackled the group stages with five difficult matches. The final game went down...>>

Santa’s on Strike

Creative Arts

19.12.2018

The Juniors put on an fantastic performance of ‘Santa’s on Strike’ before the holidays. They sung amazingly and raised £438.22 for the charity Team UnLimbited. The money...>>

Bebras Computational Thinking Challenge

Academic

12.12.2018

Just over 200,000 pupils nationwide took part in the Bebras Challenge this year, and nearly 60,000 in the same section as our Year 7 pupils.

Well done to the 19 who gained a distinction...>>