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Millfield Prep pupil enjoying cheese samples at Barber's Cheese

Year 3's Trip to Barber's Cheese

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Year 3 went on an exciting and tasty trip to Barber’s Cheese factory.

The children saw the different processes that go into making cheese and a robot that is used to move the...>>

Millfield Prep Chapel Club by Glastonbury Tor

Chapel Club walk up the Tor on their Retreat Day

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Millfield Prep's Chaplain, Michele Kitto, tells us about Chapel Club's recent Retreat Day:

"On Sunday, members of Chapel Club gathered together for a day of faith, fellowship,...>>

Millfield Prep pupil playing the french horn at the Cushion Concert

Millfield Prep's Spring Term Cushion Concert

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Last week brought us our first Cushion Concert of 2020 and what a lovely evening it was.

The vast array of musical performances transported the audience all the way from the Classical period...>>

Millfield Prep pupil performs a violin solo at the Music Scholars' Concert

Music Scholars' Concert

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The annual Music Scholars’ Concert was held last week, in the Recital Hall.

A wonderful array of talent was on display and the audience were treated to a huge variety of music;...>>

Millfield Prep pupils singing in Wells Cathedral

Millfield Prep Carol Service at Wells Cathedral

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Millfield Prep pupils performed a Carol Service at Wells Cathedral at the end of the Autumn Term.

The Service included the children singing some wonderful Christmas songs, both as solos and...>>

Millfield Prep's Light Up A Life Service - Children singing with cross and hymn book in foreground

Millfield Prep's Light Up A Life Service

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We were delighted to be able to support the work of St Margaret’s Hospice Care again this year, by hosting one of their ‘Light Up A Life’ Services.

The service was led by...>>

Millfield Prep Year 8s Perform Dick Whittington

Year 8's Production of Dick Whittington

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Over the past term, the Year 8s have been working towards their production of Dick Whittington.

After lots of hard work from the children and staff, the pupils put on a great and...>>

Millfield Prep House Singing 2019

Millfield Prep House Singing 2019

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Pupils at Millfield Prep finished off the first half term of the year with their annual House Singing Competition.

After weeks of hard work in house assemblies and music lessons, the whole...>>

Millfield Prep pupil plays the flute at Hanover Retirement Village Concert

Hanover Retirement Village Concert

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Last week, 14 pupils from Years 5-8 gave a concert at Hanover Retirement estate in Shepton Mallet.

They last visited the residents in March and were greeted with incredible warmth on...>>

Pupils Perform in Cushion Concert

Pupils Perform in Cushion Concert

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Monday brought around the first of our Cushion Concert series for the 2019-2020 academic year.

It was a wonderful evening, that saw our talented musicians in Years 2 - 5 showcase what they...>>

Year 8 Art Trip to the National Museum of Wales

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Year 8 pupils travelled up to the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff to study and draw from their impressive art collection.

Pupils had a fun and productive day responding directly from the...>>

Millfield Prep pupil learning the viola on Endangered Instruments Day

Endangered Instruments Day

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On Saturday, we had our first Music workshop of the 2019/2020 academic year. Entitled ‘Endangered Instruments’, we were treated to demonstrations on four instruments, which music...>>

Year 7 Battle of the Sets

Year 7 Battle of the Sets Concert

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Last week’s Year 7 Evening of Song, or ‘Battle of the Sets’, was a huge success and every pupil who took part deserves a heartfelt congratulations. In addition to the Year 7...>>

Pupils perform music concert for local care home residents

Music concert at Glastonbury Care Home

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Selected musicians visited Glastonbury Care Home to perform a concert for the residents. The pupils played and sang absolutely beautifully, and it was clear that everyone hugely enjoyed listening...>>

Millfield Prep Dance

An Evening of Wonder

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Recently, Year 7 worked extremely hard in their drama production of ‘An Evening of Wonder’.

It included a mixture of short plays with a Blackadder sketch. This was the first time...>>

Year 7 draw with light

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Millfield Prep Year 7 pupils were lucky to have the opportunity to attend a ‘Drawing with Light’ workshop in the Photography Department at Millfield.

They have been working hard...>>

Pupils perform a music concert for local residents at Shepton Mallet Retirement Estate

Music concert at Hanover Retirement Estate

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Pupils across the school held a concert for the first time at Hanover Retirement Estate in Shepton Mallet.

The music ranged from classical repertoire to jazz and included instruments such as...>>