Monthly Archives: March 2019

Year 5 Production

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The best way to end the Spring term? Two spectacular productions. Year 5 kicked this off with “Grimes’ Fairer Tales” on Wednesday night. This was an immersive production, with the audience encouraged to get lost in the play, to forget...

Year 3 Trip to the Science Museum

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Year 3 were lucky enough to go to the Science Museum on Tuesday to further their learning and Science knowledge. First, they had free time around the museum to explore they interests. This included time in the Space gallery where...

Stand by Me Easter Card Workshop

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There’s a week and a half to go before we leave school for the Easter holiday. Whilst Chepstow House is preparing for the Easter bonnet parades and crazy hair day, the students spared an afternoon to organise for some Easter...

Assembly Visitor

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This morning Ben Stanford from Symphony Environmental visited Chepstow House to talk to the students about plastic production and the affect plastic waste has on the environment. The children were reminded that not all plastic is bad. What would we...

Read-a-thon

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During World Book Week students took part in a read-a-thon. Everyone was encouraged to sneak in some reading whenever they were outside of school, including their journey to and from school, before bed or perhaps even instead of watching television...

Visit from Cate Douglas

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Cate Douglas is a children’s author and illustrator who has recently published the ever-popular “Poppy’s Tail”. The reception students were lucky enough to receive a visit from this esteemed author on Friday morning. The story was loved by all, with...

Year Five to SUT

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Last Friday year 5 attended a talk by the Society of Underwater Technology in the City. This society brings together organisations and individuals with a common interest in underwater technology, ocean science and offshore engineering. The students were lucky enough...

Year 7 Residential to Paris

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Year 7 have just returned from a fun packed residential in France! Day 1  After a brief stop at the hotel to drop their bags, the students headed to Disneyland, in time for the character parade, before catching two rides...

Nursery Trip to the Shoe Mender

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The Field Mice have been learning about “The Elves and the Shoemaker” story and in order to reinforce their learning, they visited Mario’s Shoe Care (off Portobello Road) for the afternoon. The children were very excited to get to see...

Visit from Lotte Moore

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Year 6 had a very special visit in their History lesson from Lotte Moore, author of Lotte’s War, who discussed her experience of being evacuated in World War II. The students heard about hers and her husband’s incredible and difficult...