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Visiting Historian Brings Humanities Day to Life



A visiting historian joined Year 6 pupils as they learned about the slave trade for their ‘Moving People’ classroom topic during Humanities Day. The historian brought the topic to life...>>

Night at the movies inspires Spring Concert

Creative Arts


Millfield Prep musicians performed a series of blockbuster theme tunes for their Spring Concert, along with other famous pieces from Mozart to Michael Jackson.

The evening began with the...>>

Year 5 pupils become published writers 



Pupils in Year 5 will have their 100-word stories published in a Somerset edition of a book on short stories. 

The pupils’ work was entered into a competition run by Young Writers...>>

Year 5 pupils teach younger peers at Science Fair



Pupils in Year 5 invited Years 3 and 4 to their Science Fair, a presentation of what they had learned during their recent topic ‘Making New Materials’.

Demonstrations ranged from...>>

Pupils Celebrate Chinese New Year



Our Pre-Prep children have been learning about Chinese New Year. They found out that it is the year of the dog and watched a story on the whiteboard about how the years are named after animals....>>

Millfield Prep celebrates Safer Internet Day



As a school, Millfield Prep have been heavily involved in Safer Internet Day this year, which was celebrated globally on Tuesday February 6th. The theme of the day was ‘Create, Connect and...>>

Pupils through to the Trampolining National Finals

Sport & Activities


Five teams and five individuals competed in the Southern Zone Trampolining Finals in Kent recently and their efforts resulted in qualification for the National Finals. The U11 Girls A team, U11...>>

Prep problem solvers in action



Mathematicians in Years 4 and 5 have been expanding their mathematical skills at competitions and by using technology.

Eight pupils in Year 4 travelled to Red Maids’ High Junior School...>>

Millfield Prep musicians in orchestra success



A number of Millfield Prep musicians have successfully won places to join the National Children’s Orchestra, the Devon and Somerset Wing Air Cadet Band and the Somerset County Youth Concert...>>