News Category: Preparatory

Sports Day

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

Creative Writing Competition

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

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 …

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 …

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 …

‘Junior Citizens Scheme’ Transition Program – Getting Equipped for Secondary School

Dancing Talent in the Prep School

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

Botanical Club gets off to an early start

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

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 …

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 …

Tate year 3 project

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

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 …

DIWALI WORKSHOP

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

End of Term Happiness with Metro Bank Mascot

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

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!

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 …

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 …

A Letter from Theresa May

This summer the Prep School once again supported the Send My Friend to School campaign, which is focussed in 2018 …

bread making 2018

Bread making Year 4

In the 2nd Summer half term, Year 4’s topic for DT was bread. We learnt that the biggest bread company is Warburtons …

Year 3 Blog

The girls in Year 3 have been learning to blog safely and responsibly. We made sure no names or photographs of them were …

Enough for Everyone – Year Five Geography

Year Five has been doing the topic ‘Enough for Everyone’ in Geography. When we …

Planting

Our Planting Experience

On May 1st the Prep Department began its gardening project and here are the thoughts of some of the observations …

London Transport Museum

LONDON TRANSPORT MUSEUM

On the 14th June 2018, the prep department had the opportunity to visit the London Transport Museum in …

NSPCC Speak out, Stay safe, programme

This term the NSPCC visited our school and delivered their Speak out, Stay safe …

Year 6 Easter Fund Raising for Humanity First

Earlier this year, the girls in Year 6 were able to send a cheque for £304.42 to …

Houses of Parliament 2018

Our Houses of Parliament Adventure

The adventure began on May 17th with a journey into Central London …

500 children from 20 schools sing together at Union Chapel, North London

An Afternoon of Dance and Music

An Afternoon of Dance and Music

On Wednesday 21st March the children in the Prep School delighted the audience …

Reception to Year 6 visit to Barleylands Farm Park

Barleylands Farm Park

On Friday 16th March, Reception to Year 6 were extremely lucky to have a sunny day for their visit to Barleylands Farm Park …

PARK PUPIL WINS PIANO PRIZE

Congratulations to Tvisha who has won a trophy for winning the Piano Duet class (10yrs and under) in the Stratford…

World Book Day 2018

WORLD BOOK DAY

Despite the snow, Park School for Girls celebrated World Book Day in style! Many of the girls made it in that day, all dressed …

Bancrofts Netball Tournament

The U.11 team have had a busy netball week starting with the Bancrofts…

Player of the Tournament

PLAYER OF THE TOURNAMENT

We are very proud of Aisha in Year Six who was praised for her netball ability at the recent U.11 Bancrofts Netball…

Pedestrian Safety Training

On Monday 26th February 2018, For2Feet came in to teach the pupils in Year 3 and 4 about Pedestrian Safety.

KONFLUX THEATRE

On Wednesday 21st February, Years 4, 5 and 6 had the opportunity to work with Andrew from Konflux Theatre …

FUN LEARNING OUTSIDE THE CLASSROOM

This term, our Prep School (Reception through to Year 6) had an amazing …

Forest Netball Tournament

The Prep Netball team entered the Forest Netball Tournament on Friday 13th October.

CONKER TIME!

Mrs Wright and Mrs Lesser organised a conker collecting expedition to Valentine’s Park with Years 5 and 6.

U11 Netball – Chigwell School Netball Festival

Early morning on Saturday 16th September, the U.11 netball girls arrived …

E-Safety

Redbridge Community Support Police Team provide E-Safety presentations

Mad Science

‘Mad Science’ visits Park School for Girls

House Netball

This week saw the yearly and fiercely contested House netball

Bancroft’s Bowl – Netball Festival

Girls from Years 5 and 6  took part in an U.11 Netball Festival. 

The Tudor Day Experience

Park School for Girls was very excited to offer a Tudor Day for Years 6, 7 and 8 on Thursday 23rd February.

Buddhist Festival

Our Years 1 & 2 have been learning about the Buddhist Festival of Vesak.

Fund Raising

Park School has a great tradition for fundraising and this term has been no exception …

Young Writers’ Creative Writing Competition

We are very proud to report that Neeha Dharsandia-Patel (Year 6) was awarded …

Saarah - first prize

Art Competition: The Eyes Have It!

I am delighted to announce Saarah Hussain of Year 9 the winner of our first …

BUTTERFLIES

In Year 6 we got caterpillars and watched them grow into butterflies.