Category: Pre-Preparatory School

Mrs Bennetts Bulletin Tuesday 11 May 24

11th June 2024

Good morning, Prep School family,   I hope you are all well and had a super weekend? Mine was relatively dull – lots of adult jobs like cleaning, catching up on work, food shopping and trying to sort the garage and shed were top of the agenda this weekend. Wild. I did have a lovely…

June Good Reads

4th June 2024

Waterfire Saga Deep Blue   This story is the first in the series and is about Serafina, a mermaid of the Mediterranean Sea, who wakes up on the morning of her wedding to be reunited with handsome Prince Mahdi, her childhood crush. Instead she finds herself haunted by strange dreams foretelling the return of an…

Mrs Bennetts Bulletin Tuesday 4 May 2024

4th June 2024

Good morning, Prep School family,   I hope you are all well and relaxed after the half term break. I hope you all had fun whatever adventures you went on. I had a fabulous week. My friends from school and I saw Take That in concert at the City Ground and I have no shame…

Mrs Bennetts Bulletin Tuesday 15 May 2024

21st May 2024

Good morning, Prep School family,   I hope that you are all well, had a great weekend and enjoyed the sunshine.   I had a family wake for my auntie who died over the Easter holidays – she did not want a funeral so we decided to have a day together, at her house, in…

Mrs Bennetts Bulletin Tuesday 14 May 2024

14th May 2024

Good morning, Prep School family,   I hope you are well and enjoyed the beautiful weather this last week. I had a wonderful weekend and managed to tick something off my bucket list – seeing the Northern Lights with the added bonus that it was from my own back garden. It was truly spectacular and…

Mrs Bennetts Bulletin Tuesday 7 May 2024

7th May 2024

Good morning, Prep School family,   I hope you are all well this week and have enjoyed the long weekend. What a treat to have an extra day off – I really feel we should have one long weekend every month, I got so much more done than I usually do. I went out for…

May Good Reads

2nd May 2024

A Cruel Twist of Fate by H.F Askwith A good read for years 10 upwards if you like a gothic thriller.  Eighteen-year-old Helena is sent to be a governess at Archfall Manor and is confident she will know how to deal with the esteemed but eccentric Cauldwell family who own it. But it quickly becomes…

Mrs Bennetts Bulletin Tuesday 23 April 2024

23rd April 2024

  Good morning, Prep School family,   I hope that you are well and that you all managed to have a fun weekend. I had a very wholesome weekend – meeting friends, seeing family, gardening, cooking, shopping and generally relaxing. It was quiet and slow-paced, just what the doctor ordered as I was exhausted after…

Mrs Bennett’s Bulletin Tuesday 16 April

16th April 2024

Good morning, Prep School family,   I hope you are all well and have an enjoyable weekend. I had a fun weekend. I saw my dad on Friday night and we went to watch a band that we both love, I saw family to celebrate mine and my sister in law’s birthday (we are only…

April Good Reads

10th April 2024

Once by Morris Gleitzman Once is written from the perspective of the main character,  a young boy, Felix whose parents have been taken away. He hides for three years in a Polish orphanage high in the mountains before setting out to find them, however hopeless things are.  The book is an unforgettable and wholly unique depiction…

Highclare School is proud to announce its newest Sixth Form Scholarship

Our Sixth Form Pre-Med Scholarship is now live for applicants to Highclare Sixth Form from September 2024 onwards.

The scholarship provides a bespoke programme for students aiming to enter university in September 2026 with a research-science based degree.

For more information email admissions@highclareschool.co.uk