News Category: Preparatory

Scientists and Inventors – Year 6

Year 6 have done excellent research about their chosen scientist …

Year 6 Town Planning

The students were commissioned as town-planners and architects to plan a new town …

A LETTER FROM SIR DAVID ATTENBOROUGH!

Year 5 have been studying the work and lives of some famous scientists …

Return to school

Although we are a long way from returning to a full school and a normal routine it has been wonderful to hear the sound …

FRENCH – CROSS CURRICULAR PROJECT

Our Prep School students have been very busy in their French lessons …

Our Environmental Hero

Our students are encouraged to be confident communicators and it was wonderful to see Zara clearly …

JUVENIS CERTAMINE CRESCIT – YOUTH STRIVES THROUGH ADVERSITY

From Reception Class through to Year 6

LAMDA Examination Results 2020

Students from Year 1 through to Year 6 were awarded Merits and Distinctions.

PARK RISES TO THE CHALLENGE OF REMOTE LEARNING

I am very proud of the way in which we were able to act so swiftly in providing …

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 …

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.

Year 5 Get Baking

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

T-Shirt Tote Bags

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

LAMDA External Speech Examination for the Prep Department

We welcomed two LAMDA examiners …

Supertato and Evil Pea

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

Year 4 – Artistic Little Linguists!

Year 4 explored their artistic side in French by learning vocabulary relating to shapes …

YEAR 4 FUNDRAISING FOR AUSTRALIA

Our Year 4 class were so touched by the plight of the Australian people and wildlife

YEAR 5 and 6 London ISA Netball Tournament

Our girls worked really hard and had lots of fun …

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

Much fun and superhero action was had …

Steve McQueen Year 3 Project Exhibition at Tate Britain

On Friday the girls finally got to see …

KIDZANIA TRIP

The girls were given a fun and realistic insight into the adult world by developing connections with well-known brands …

APPLE STORE TRIP

The Year 3 & 4 girls paid a visit to the Apple Store on Friday to discover exciting new ways to create videos …

PREP SCHOOL LITERARY SUCCESS

The Prep School have started 2020 with a bang with the exciting news …

RECEPTION AND YEAR 1/2 CLASS PARTY

The girls had a wonderful time at their class party …

The Ragged school museum trip – Year Six

“I loved this trip and it was fun seeing what schools were like in the Victorian era.”

PREP SCHOOL TRIP TO PANTOMIME

The Prep School thoroughly enjoyed their trip to the Pantomime on Thursday …

Enrichment Coding Class

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

Junior citizenship – Park for Girls School Won!

Our Year 6 students attended a Junior Citizenship day and were thrilled …

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 …

IN-SCHOOL SCIENCE COMPETITION

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

UK Parliament Week 2019

The Prep School girls have been celebrating UK Parliament Week 2019 …

Enrichment Coding class

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

YEAR 4 – FANTASTIC FRIDA KAHLO ART WORK

The Year 4 girls have been studying Frida Kahlo this term, in Art …

P.E. BEARS

There were some strange additions to the Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 lessons this week in P.E. Bears! …

St Aubyn’s Netball Tournament

On Wednesday 16th October, the Year 5 netball team took part in a tournament …

Forest Netball Tournament

Girls from Years 5 and 6, took part in the Forest School Netball Tournament, which took place on Friday 11th October …

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 …

Trip to Barleylands

On the 17th September 2019 Reception, Year One and Year Two went on a trip to Barleylands Farm in Billericay …

YEAR 3 AND 4 TRIP TO LAMBOURNE END

The Year 3 & 4 classes spent the day at Lambourne End on Thursday and had …

International Roald Dahl Day

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

PARK SCHOOL U11 NETBALL FESTIVAL AT CHIGWELL

As the autumn term begins so does the flurry of activities at school, always …

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 …