News Category: Activities

Rainbows in Our Windows

Students in our EYFS and Prep School have joined children around the globe who are connecting with one another by painting …

Redbridge Inter-School Debate

Three Year 11 students take part in the inaugural Redbridge Inter-School Debate…

Enrichment Coding Club

Each half term our Code Club session involves a different approach according to the age and experience of the girls …

Visit to the Natural History Museum

Year 3 have been learning about fossils as part of our Science topic on Rocks.

Park School Careers Programme

Every year our Year 10 students take part in Work Experience in the community…

Year 5 Get Baking

Year 5 decided to lighten their spirits this week by baking.

St Patrick’s Day Celebration

The Park School girls were not letting the current climate dampen their spirits and celebrated St. Patrick’s Day…

T-Shirt Tote Bags

Year 3 proudly showing off the bags they made from t-shirts they brought in from home…

Sport Relief 2020

We put our trainers on to dance, walk and play table tennis for Sport Relief.

LAMDA External Speech Examination for the Prep Department

We welcomed two LAMDA examiners …

Park Alumna – England International Netball Player

The U.11 netball team were delighted …

MUSIC EXAM PREPARATION – LUNCHTIME CONCERT

Well done to those who played in our lunchtime concert…

Supertato and Evil Pea

The Reception girls have had a very busy time enjoying their topic on superheroes.

Park Alumni – Making Us Proud!

We were thrilled to be visited by ex-students Ayesha, Olivia and Jadesola …

Year 7 : Design and build a castle project

YEAR 7 ACTIVELY DEFEND AND ATTACK

As part of our study of castles, we were given a project to design and build a castle.

Mental Health Week at Park School for Girls

Park School believes that physical health stimulates a healthy mind.

Readathon

This March we are running a Read for Good Readathon and inviting all the girls from Reception to Year 9 to join in …

Year 10 Study Skills Day

On Tuesday 28th January Year 10 spent the day reflecting on the different demands placed on them compared to Year 9 …

GUIDE DOGS FOR THE BLIND VISIT

GUIDE DOGS FOR THE BLIND VISIT

Pat who is a volunteer Puppy trainer came along with a beautiful guide dog …

To Teach or Not to Teach?

Year 9 students had the opportunity to experience what a day in the life of a teacher is really like …

Choir and Get Creative music clubs

Choir – Monday lunchtimes
Get Creative – Wednesday lunchtimes

Year 10 Careers Trip

On Thursday 23rd January, our Year 10 students attended Forest School’s Annual Careers Fair …

British Science Week National Poster Competition

The theme for 2020 is ‘Our Diverse Planet’

The Termly Science Question

The question for this term is What if ….. the sea was not salty?

Spring Term Enrichment Programme

The new spring term enrichment programme is in full swing …

Is It A Bird? Is It A Plane? No, It Is The Pre-Prep Superheroes!

Much fun and superhero action was had …

HOW BRAVE ARE YOU?

Children’s Mental Health Week
(3rd-7th February) …

Steve McQueen Year 3 Project Exhibition at Tate Britain

On Friday the girls finally got to see …

The best, festive, eco-friendly decorated classroom

Every year the school runs a competition for the best decorated classroom …

HAPPY HOLIDAYS

The staff at Park joined in the holiday spirit on the last day of term …

YEAR 7 REVERSE ADVENT

After giving an assembly about Thanksgiving and about its focus on families and friends getting together …

RECEPTION AND YEAR 1/2 CLASS PARTY

The girls had a wonderful time at their class party …

Enrichment Coding Class

The Year 5 girls who took part in coding this half term were pleased to receive the cards they had designed …

Foodbank Reflection

The entire school has been involved with supporting the Food Bank at Jubilee Church …

YEAR 3 BAKE A DIFFERENCE

Once again this year, the girls in Year 3 have been learning about Fairtrade in Geography …

YEAR 4 STEM PROJECT

The Year 4 girls have been busy with an exciting STEM project …

London Children’s Book Project

Park School community has begun supporting the London Children’s Book …

Woodlands Trees for Londoners

Our school received two free tree saplings, as part of the ‘Woodlands Trees …

CHILDREN IN NEED 2019

We are very happy to report that we have raised £477.85! Thank you to everyone who supported us in raising funds …

IN-SCHOOL SCIENCE COMPETITION

The Science department are very keen for pupils to get thinking like Scientists …

Tree Art

In class we were learning about the study of trees. We decided to do a silhouette effect tree on a canvas …

FUNDRAISING FOR BART’S HOSPITAL, MARGARET CENTRE (PALLIATIVE CARE UNIT)

Halloween was our first fund raising event …

YEAR 8 – FRENCH CAROUSEL LEARNING APPROACH

Carousel is a collaborative learning approach that requires movement …

FORGING LINKS WITH THE COMMUNITY

We are really pleased to have begun a relationship with our local food bank …

Park School for Girls Walk for BBC Children in Need

The staff are going to walk in Wanstead Park on Sunday, 24th November 2019 …

Enrichment Coding class

We have been lucky in our Enrichment Coding class this year to have a fantastic volunteer from the Code Club …

My Run, My Speed, Myself

Every Thursday a small group of athletes joins Running Club and sets off to Valentine Park …

Macmillan Coffee Morning 2019

On Wednesday 25th September 2019, we had a wonderful morning raising money …

WORD OF THE WEEK

At the start of this academic year the English department decided to introduce the word of the week for all students …

MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING

At Park we treat the issues of pupil well-being with high importance …

Cross Curricular Cooking – Year 6 Cook Nigerian Jollof Rice

Travelling To Nigeria Via Food …

Perform for schools

On the 24th of September Charlee from Perform for schools came and did some drama workshops and dance with …

Wimbledon

On the 11th July 2019, some of the girls from Years 10 and 11 were given the fantastic opportunity to watch some tennis

International Roald Dahl Day

Today we celebrated International Roald Dahl Day 2019! The girls focused their …

Centre of the Cell

To enhance Year 10’s knowledge of cells, genetics, diseases and human organ systems in Biology, a visit to the Centre …

Our Experience of Grittleton

Year 8 and 9 went on a residential trip to Grittleton House in June. Our favourite …

A Reflection on Year 7

Our current Year 7 joined us from various Primary/Prep schools in September 2018. As this school year draws to a close …

ARTS EVENING

The girls in year 7-9 delighted the audience at our Arts Evening with an array of dancing talent. They should be …

Creative Writing Competition

The creative juices have been flowing in the Prep School for the ‘Ancient …

Medieval England - Year 7 Home Learning Project

Civilised or not? That is the question

This term Year 7 have spent time researching and analysing life in the …

The Tenner Challenge

Year 10 Business Studies students were given £10.00 each. Each student participating in the Tenner Challenge …

Pictures of our school – Year 3 blog

Once again this year, as part of their work in ICT, the girls in Year 3 have been …

THE QUEEN’S HAT

Reception and Year have been reading the “The Queens Hat” in English. The girls had to think of how they could make a …

Year 3 and 4 Visit to the British Museum

To support their learning on Ancient Egypt, Years 3 and 4 paid a visit to the British …

ALADDIN TRIP

This term we took a large group of girls to see Aladdin in the West End. It was a fantastic and enriching time. Highlights …

PARK SCHOOL TAKES PART IN WORLD REFUGEE DAY

Today, we acknowledged World Refugee Day 2019. Around the world …

GREAT FUN @ GILWELL PARK

Learning outside the classroom is an exciting way of enhancing pupils’ classroom learning, it provides …

Year 1 – Value game

The Year 1 girls had fun playing this place value game (from Nrich). The girls rolled a 10 sided dice and chose where to put …

Reception and Year 1 – Culture day

We had lots of fun on Culture Day. We loved dressing up in clothes from our …

Exploring Measuring in Reception and Year 1

We have been exploring Measuring in Reception and Year 1 …

Reception and year 1: Learning about plants in Science

RECEPTION AND YEAR 1 – GROWING BEANS

We have been learning about plants in Science. We can name wild flowers …

‘Introduction to First Aid’ training session

Outside Mrs Nicholas’s office door, there is a piece of equipment hanging on the …