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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 …

Sports Day

Thank you to all the wonderful spectators who spent the morning watching the girls at Sports day. This is a true highlight …

Staffing changes

As is customary at the end of an academic year, regrettably we come to say goodbye to some staff and welcome new ones …

Our trip to Belgium and Northern France

Recently Year 9 embarked with Mrs Nicholas and Mrs Harker on our annual …

Year 7 Trip to Leeds Castle

The culmination of the study of castles by Year 7 was a visit to Leeds Castle, where the students first did an interactive …

Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition 2019

Year 9 Trip to the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition

Again we were fortunate to obtain free …

SUNTRAP EDUCATION CENTRE

On Monday 24 June 2019, Year 10 visited the Suntrap Education Centre in Epping Forest in order to conduct Ecology …

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 …

YEAR 8 – STUDY ON HINDUISM

This term Year 8 continued their study on Hinduism. We focused on practices, taking a detailed look at worship at home and …

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 …

TRIP TO VALENCIA, SPAIN

Spain was amazing we saw many beautiful monuments and ate Spanish churros with melted chocolate. For lunch we would …

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 …

Reception and Year 1 – Playing cricket in PE

Summer Term – Playing Cricket in P.E.

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 …

FOURTH PLINTH ART COMPETITION

I was delighted to receive news that, once again, Park School for Girls had won …

‘Introduction to First Aid’ training session

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

SCHOOL COUNCIL MARCH 2018

Reasons to come to Park School for Girls

We asked students from all Year Groups why they would recommend Park to …

AN END OF TERM ‘EGGSTRAVAGANZA’

It has been a longstanding tradition at Park School that at the end of the Spring Term …

Year 3 Bake a Difference

In Geography, the girls in Year 3 have been learning about Fairtrade. As part of this they baked gingerbread to raise money …

BRITISH SCIENCE WEEK

We celebrated British Science week at Park school. The theme for 2019 is Journeys. At Park School, we decided to make our …

PARK JOINS ECO-SCHOOLS PROGRAMME

Park School for Girls has recently registered with the Eco-Schools …

VOICE A MILLION

After months of preparations, 40 students left for the Wembley Arena to take part in Voice In A Million. This amazing event …

Childnet International

Ellie from Childnet came to school to do E-Safety Workshops with our Years 8, 9, 10 and 11 students. The topics covered …

Internet Safety Day

The 5th of February 2019 was ‘Internet Safety Day’ with the slogan Our Internet Our Choice. We had a successful week …

ROMEO AND JULIET AT THE GLOBE

On the afternoon of 12th March, Ms Naseem, Mrs Bellew and Mr Evans were …

Dancing Talent in the Prep School

On Wednesday 13th March, the children from Reception to Year 6 treated the …

YEAR 11 NETBALL TRIP – COPPERBOX

On 11th March, our Year 11 netball team were treated to watch some high class …

Botanical Club gets off to an early start

Despite the mixed weather we have been having, the girls in our new gardening …

YEAR 11 CHARITY COMMITTEE – VALENTINE’S DAY FUNDRAISER

On Friday 15th February, the Year 11 Charity Committee organised a Valentine’s Day …

Year 7 castles

History in Action

Once again this year, Year 7 have been learning about the evolution of castles from the era of William the Conqueror …

Speed Mummy

As part of their study of Ancient Egypt this term, Year 3 enjoyed the task of making their own mummy. We divided the class …

British Film Institute ‘KS3 Spanish Study Day’

On the 14th February, all of our Year 8 and 9 students went to the British Film …

Virgin’s Make £5 Grow Enterprise Programme

We previously reported that our Upper Key Stage Two students (Years 5 & 6) …

YEAR 5 – WATER WHEELS

In Geography, Year 5 have been learning about where our power comes from as well as renewable and non-renewable …

Year 8 London North ISA U.13 Championship

On Wednesday 6th February a group of Year 8 netballers attended the London …

FOREST TRIP – CAREERS FAIR

Year 10 went to Forest School’s annual Careers Fair on Thursday 24th January. The Fair aims to give Year 10 students the …

THE NCS – THE CHALLENGE

We are pleased and proud to announce that Park School for Girls has been presented with a GOLD AWARD …

PARK SCHOOL FOR GIRLS WINS A GOLD AWARD

Back in November we took part in the UK Parliament ‘Make Your Mark …

Tate year 3 project

An ambitious visual portrait of London featuring tens of thousands of Year 3 school children …

PARK SCHOOL FOR GIRLS TOPS THE GCSE LEAGUE TABLE FOR 2018

I am delighted and very proud to …

VOICE IN A MILLION

Congratulations to the voice in a million choir and Mr Bluck for getting through the auditions, which means they will be …

PRIZE-GIVING CEREMONY

This year saw us move our Prize-Giving ceremony to a brand new venue – City Gates in Ilford. I think everyone was …

POST 16 FOR YEAR 10/ 11

Making decisions about the future can be scary, so one of our aims as a school is to help make life a little easier. As part of …

Virgin’s Make £5 Grow Enterprise Programme

Our Upper Key Stage Two students (Years 5 & 6) are involved in a fun, free enterprise …

After School Code Club

Our Code Club members can be seen in the photograph receiving their printed Christmas, birthday and Thank You …

Year 8 Science

Year 8, Class 8BB successfully made models, as part of their Science homework, to demonstrate the process …

Fine Dining Comes to Park School for Girls

We are delighted to be offering hot meals at Park School, served fresh every day in …

HAVING FUN AND FUND RAISING FOR ‘YOUNG MINDS’

On Wednesday 31st October 2018, we (the Year 11 Charity Committee) organised an …

DIWALI WORKSHOP

To celebrate the festival of Diwali this year, the Prep School took part in a Diwali workshop with Education Group …

Children in Need – Staff Ramble

On the first Saturday of half term, an intrepid band of school staff got together …

End of Term Happiness with Metro Bank Mascot

Last academic year, Metro Bank worked with Park School students; pupils were …

Make Your Mark Campaign

Before the half term holiday, our Years 7 to 11 students took part in the ‘Make Your Mark’ Campaign during PSHEC lessons …

Fun in Valentines Park

The year 5 & 6 had fun in Valentines Park collecting Conkers before the half term break with Mrs Wright and Mrs Lesser!

How Easy Is It To Make A Jam Sandwich?

In Year 7 Science lessons, students were given the task to write a set of …

Netball Tournaments

The U.11 Netball squad have started their netball season with two tournaments this term. They played their first tournament …

Carrot Car Race/Team Building – Year 3

As part of a PSHEC lesson this term, Year 3 were thinking about how well they work …

PATRICIA LAMBERT – PUBLIC SPEAKING COMPETITION

This year’s final of the Patricia Lambert Public Speaking Competition took place …

Macmillan Coffee Morning at Park School for Girls

Our Park School community: pupils, parents and staff, organised and …

Bonding day at ‘Lambourne End Centre’ 2018

Bonding day at ‘Lambourne End Centre’

In order to help the students adjust to a new academic year, a new class and for …

PARK SCHOOL FOR GIRLS WINS THE LOTTERY FOR THE SECOND YEAR RUNNING

We are delighted to announce that the …

Year 11 Cadbury's trip 2018

TRIP TO CADBURY WORLD

Ms Atutonu, Head of Business Studies, took her GCSE groups to Cadbury World in Birmingham. The two groups wrote …