Category: Pre-Preparatory School

Mrs Bennett’s Bulletin, Tuesday 26 April 2022

26th April 2022

Good morning, Prep School family,   Welcome back to the Summer term!   As I am writing to you this week, I am sat in front of a roaring fire whilst watching the sunset out of the window. I love this time of year – sunny and (sometimes hot) in the day, yet still cold…

An Evening of Jazz

26th April 2022

After such a long time it was an absolute delight to celebrate prep school musicians during ‘An Evening of Jazz’.  With performers from pre-prep through to Yr6 entertaining a packed hall,  friends and family were incredibly impressed with the confidence and talent displayed throughout the night. Thank you to staff and parents involved who provide…

Friends of Highclare Second Hand Uniform Shop

8th April 2022

Sale Dates   The next sale will be held on: Friday 22 April, 10.00-1.00 pm   Dates for your Diary: Friday 22 April, 10.00-1.00 pm Friday 20 May, 5.00-6.30 pm Friday 24 June, 5.00-6.30 pm Monday 11 July, 10.00-1.00 pm Monday 18 July, 10.00-1.00 pm Monday 22 August, 10.00-1.00 pm Please note parents are no…

Stickman, Stickman Beware Of The ….. Super Proud Audience

31st March 2022

Highclare Pre-Preparatory School prepares Highclare children for a successful and happy life in school and beyond, with the aim to develop inquisitive minds and engaged and confident pupils. This ethos has never been more evident than during the incredible pre-prep spring term performance of Stickman. Performing to an audience, choreographed dances, lines delivered perfectly and…

Mrs Bennett’s Bulletin, Tuesday 29 March 2022

31st March 2022

Good morning, Prep School family,   I hope you are all well and looking forward to a terrific Tuesday. I had a super weekend – seeing friends, a spot of shopping and dinner out with Mr Bennett, it was lovely!   Mothering Sunday is a day of mixed of emotions for many people for so…

British Science Week at Prep School

24th March 2022

On Monday 21 March, Mrs Darke delivered a super assembly  to introduce Highclare Science Week which this year was on the topic of ‘Growth’. During the assembly two exciting competitions were launched which the children are all currently enjoying. From Pre-Prep through to Yr6 classrooms have been taken over by cress growing potato heads! children…

A Wet But Wonderful Trip To Conkers

24th March 2022

Yr1 enjoyed a wet but wonderful trip to Conkers last week! Despite the weather they had a great morning building shelters in the woods. Teachers and staff at Conkers were very impressed with how well the children worked in teams, carrying logs around and working together to build shelters big enough for them all to…

Live Musical Performances at Prep School

17th March 2022

Yr6 pupils and their families thoroughly enjoyed their first live Arts Recital for quite a while! It was wonderful to enjoy such excellent performances together, thank you to all who took part, the quality of performances was excellent. We look forward to an exciting calendar of musical performances throughout the spring and summer term.

Yr4 Residential 2022

17th March 2022

‘Didn’t we have a lovely time the days we went to Edgmond? We most certainly did! It was a first for us all in terms of residentials and nothing could have prepared us for the pace and richness of experiences from the moment we landed.  It’s all still rather a blur but the photographs serve…

Mrs Bennett’s Bulletin, Tuesday 15 March 2022

15th March 2022

Good morning, Prep School family,   I hope you are all well and enjoyed a good weekend? My weekend was quiet, deliberately.  I met some friends for afternoon tea on Saturday and then I turned the world off for the rest of the day! By this, I mean that I turned my mobile phone off….