News & Events

See our most recent news stories below. To find out about school events click on the View the calendar icon.

Year 3 visit Bristol Zoo



Year 3 pupils enjoyed an educational and fun trip to Bristol Zoo. During the day they researched animals for their animal projects in English and identified different categories of animals to...>>

Boarders enjoy day out at Thorpe Park

Boarding & Day


Boarders from across all year groups had a wonderful adventure at Thorpe Park last week, riding the rapids and braving the soaring heights of the rides! 

Pupils impress at National Schools Biathlon

Sport & Activities


During the Easter holidays 19 Millfield Prep pupils competed at the National Schools Biathlon at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London. The weekend was a huge success and all Millfield Prep...>>

UK Maths Challenge success



Congratulations to the five pupils who achieved certificates in the recent UK Intermediate Maths Challenge.  
Bronze certificates were awarded to Year 7 Niall...>>

Fencing success for Georgia Timmins

Sport & Activities


Year 8 pupil Georgia Timmins represented the Women's U15 Sabre for the England Fencing Team in the International Fencing Tournament Challenge, Wratislavia.

Georgia was the youngest in...>>

Swiss Ski Trip for Prep pupils

Sport & Activities


A group of Millfield Prep pupils spent an enjoyable week on the slopes of Fiesch, Switzerland during the Easter break.
The group were blessed with clear blue

Sports Pavilion - building progress

Sport & Activities


Due for completion in autumn 2014, the new two-storey Sports Pavilion will provide the Prep School with a state-of the-art facility to host spectators and visiting sports teams, as well as...>>

Juniors Perform ‘The Ancient Egyptians’

Creative Arts


The juniors transported us to Ancient Egypt with an amazing performance of ‘The Ancient Egyptians’. 
After being welcomed into the Recital Hall by our...>>

Unbeaten 7s team secure Rosslyn Park trophy

Sport & Activities


Millfield Prep’s 1st VII have continued their streak of tournament wins by clinching the Rosslyn Park National 7s Prep Schools Champions title.

The team has enjoyed a run of success...>>

Year 7 Perform the Crimson Buccaneer

Creative Arts


The Year 7 production this year was the swashbuckling tale of the Crimson Buccaneer – involving kidnap, duels, chases and long lost love.

65 Year 7 pupils played...>>

Millfield Prep and Pre-Prep make the mile worthwhile

Sport & Activities


Pupils enjoyed a fantastic sporting day of fundraising as the Pre-Prep and Prep came together to run a mile in aid of Sport Relief.

Millfield Pre-Prep and Prep pupils completed their mile...>>

Pupils try their hand at Karate

Sport & Activities


During their multi-activities session on Wednesday afternoon some pupils tried their hand at Karate with the school karate coach, Sensei Hacker.

Sensei Hacker is a fifth dan black belt in...>>

Netball U12 and U13 teams are national champions

Sport & Activities


The U11, U12 and U13 Millfield Prep netball teams all qualified for the National netball finals in Brighton.

Millfield was just one of only two schools in the country to have all three...>>

Chestnut boys raise £500 for local charity

Boarding & Day


The Chestnut boarding house boys have raised a fantastic £500 in one afternoon for Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance.

They held a charity café selling homemade cookies and cakes to...>>

OM rugby trio help England secure Triple Crown

Sport & Activities


Former Millfield pupils made up 20 per cent of the England squad in the closing stages of the game against Wales on Sunday, helping the team to secure the Triple Crown for the first time in 11...>>

Rock and Pop Spectacular

Creative Arts


The annual Rock and Pop Concert saw 31 budding performers take the stage in a singing spectacular.

The theme this year was ‘super groups and classics songs’ and the audience were...>>

Egyptian history brought to life for Year 4



Year 4 enjoyed an educational and fun trip to the Tutankhamun Exhibition and Maiden Castle.

Highlights included looking at the exact replicas of Tutankhamun’s throne and death mask,...>>