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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...>>

Dragster and Kit Car Projects

Academic

06.12.2018

Pupils in Year 6 kit car club have been busy assembling their kit car as a team. The focus has now moved to the bodywork design and next term they will be practising to drive the car before...>>

Millfield Prep biathletes meet OM Olympians

Sport & Activities

28.11.2018

Double Modern Pentathlon Olympians, Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe, who went to Millfield, were on hand to congratulate Millfield Prep biathletes taking part the Millfield...>>

Boarders get into the Christmas spirit

Boarding & Day

26.11.2018

With only two weeks to go before our pupils break up for Christmas, to get our boarders into the festive spirit, they took a trip to The Tropicana in Weston-super-Mare to go ice skating followed...>>

Pupils trip to Madrid

Academic

15.11.2018

During half term, pupils in Years 7 and 8 spent four days in Madrid, exploring the culture, cuisine and art of the city.

They visited the Museo del Prado and Museo Reina Sofia where they...>>

Plate winners at IAPS six-a-side football finals

Sport & Activities

14.11.2018

Recently, the boys’ team took part in the IAPS National six-a-side football finals in Taunton.

They didn’t get off to a good start but managed to turn it around and progress into...>>

Year 6 become Champions for Change

Academic

12.11.2018

Year 6 pupils took part in their next entry point for their latest IPC unit, Champions for Change.

The pupils were introduced to the notion of persuasive speeches, and were asked to reflect...>>

Year 6 pupils disassemble Dyson vacuum cleaners

Academic

23.10.2018

Our future engineers have been busy taking apart Dyson vacuum cleaner accessories, as part of our topic of material properties and product disassembly. These were loaned to the school by the James...>>

Year 8 Design and Technology pupils build parks

Academic

15.10.2018

Pupils in Year 8 have been considering environmental issues, material properties and safety concerns while working in teams on design briefs for a new park.

The pupils have been...>>