Young Writers’ Creative Writing Competition

We are very proud to report that Neeha Dharsandia-Patel (Year 6) was awarded a ‘Talent for Writing – Certificate of Merit’ in the above national competition. Well done!

Art Competition: The Eyes Have It!

I am delighted to announce Saarah Hussain of Year 9 the winner of our first House Art Competition based on ‘Realms of Imagination’. She brings victory to Wanstead and will be awarded a cup during the prize-giving ceremony. Saarah’s work (see picture on the right) is fabulously simple yet skilful. It conjures up the idea […]


This year it was Upper Prep’s turn to take part in The Potato Council’s Grow Your Own Potatoes competition. We planted them in February in the frost and the snow and the girls got their hands dirty on June 19th harvesting our crop. The Rudolph and Rocket Potatoes together weighed in at 625g, so our […]


On Wednesday, 6 February a minicab picked Mrs Clayden, Saarah, Tanya, Betsy and Sara (from Upper Prep) up from the school.  We were travelling to Forest School for the Science Competition.  We were all very excited but we had to wait for our helper, Polly, and the rest of the groups.  Soon all the groups had […]

Welcome to my Borough

Congratulations to Savannah Adams and Preena Patel, both 9GO students, for being the winners of a school writing contest organised by Mayor Boris Johnson and Transport for London. The contest was organised to improve literacy in the capital and the stories inspired by local landmarks. Pupils from more than 200 schools took part as part […]

Pedometer Competition 2011

Throughout the month of March the pedometer competition took place. This was sponsored by Transport for London and organised in association with Redbridge Borough Council. There were a few ups and downs when the pedometers did not work properly, but the competition did motivate pupils to become more active. Feedback from the pupils was very […]

Tremendous Year of Netball for Park School

Our netball team should be very pleased with themselves as they have done well in all of the tournaments this academic year, as well as in the league. Four of our girls have been chosen for the Redbridge Squad and we are extremely proud of them. The girls taking part in the netball season this […]

Bust a Rhyme

Earlier this year, the girls in the Senior School took part in the ‘Bust-a-Rhyme’ competition. Given a comprehensive list of themes and ideas, each student was asked to produce a poem, in any style, for the best to be published in an anthology. We were proud and pleased to see that TWENTY NINE Park School […]