On a very hot but gloriously sunny morning last Friday, 6 July, Headmaster Chris Staley welcomed the audience of Governors, Guest of Honour Master Chief Mike MacKay, Grammarians, visitors and guests to the 2018 Speech Day.
On Thursday 5 July, Mrs Keryn Neaves, Senior Deputy Head of Magdalene House Prep School, welcomed guest of honour, Wing Commander Manu Patel OBE. She then made her speech using horticultural allegories.
Based on their strong showing at Guildford, Battle Abbey Prep School’s Freestyle Relay team secured their place at the ESSA National Swim Finals at the prestigious Ponds Forge International Sports Centre in Sheffield.
Sixth Form students from Rendcomb College spent a day at Stratton Church of England Primary School on Friday, 29 June, working on a ‘Ground Force’ project to clear and create a new outdoor learning area for the primary school’s pupils.
Clayesmore Prep has had two bits of excellent cricket news this week: the First XI held on to the U13 County Cup with a dramatic win over Sir John Colfox School (Bridport), and the next day the U13 girls were runners up in their county tournament.
History was made at Bethany School on Wednesday 20th June, as the Under 13 girls’ cricket team celebrated an unbeaten first season, competing for the first time in the sport against other schools in the region.