Month: September 2019

Cancelled: Stay and Play Event 4th October

26th September 19

*Sadly this event has had to be cancelled* 2/10/19   We warmly invite our current children and parents for a Stay and Play on a Friday afternoon after school.  This is so we can have time to chat with other parents, the children can play without any timetable and see in the weekend after a…

Monty, Our Pastoral School Dog

26th September 19

We are very proud to introduce Monty. Our extremely popular new school dog. Monty our school dog comes to school every Tuesday and Thursday with his owner and Head of Pastoral Care, Mrs Jones, to play with as select group of children at playtimes. By having a dog in school, we want to encourage those…

Our Impressive Year 6 Boys Cycling From Dieppe to Paris!

25th September 19

* Over £1700 raised in just one week! * Year 6 boys, Head Boy Stanley & George, are cycling 127 miles from Dieppe to Paris, taking just over two days, leaving on Friday 18th October and arriving in Paris on Sunday afternoon. They will follow the route Avenue Verte which is a disused railway south…

PMA Fun Tennis Morning: Fri 4th October

24th September 19

All Prince’s Mead parents are welcome to this fun, informal event on: Friday 4th October 2019 at Prince’s Mead Tennis Courts, starting at approx 9.30am (after assembly). Lunch will be provided in the new dining hall from 1pm onwards. We suggest a donation of £20 that includes refreshments and a lunch in the new Dining…

Macmillan Coffee Morning Fri 27th Sept

24th September 19

We look forward to welcoming our parents to our Macmillan Coffee Morning on Friday 27th September after Friday Prayers.  9.15am onwards. Our new Chef’s cakes are starting to become legendary. Come and join us help raise some money for Macmillan Cancer Support.  

Parents’ Association (PMA) Fireworks & Bonfire Night! Fri 8th Nov

24th September 19

We can’t wait for one of our favourite events of the year! The Parents’ Association always provide a wonderful evening for friends old and new . Tickets include an entry to the event, spectacular fireworks and a hot dog.  Tickets and food availability cannot be guaranteed after the 4th November. Opens 6.00pm to 8.00pm SUN…

Headmaster’s Notes: A glimpse beyond Prince’s Mead

24th September 19

In the midst of another very busy week, many of our senior children have been busy preparing for this term’s round of senior school assessment days and doing their very best to remain calm and collected for their interviews. I always look forward to playing my part in preparing pupils for the rigours of the…

European Day of Languages

24th September 19

What a great day of fun and inspiration from all over the globe! We celebrated the European Day of Languages and we all wholeheartedly threw ourselves in it.  Thank you everyone for making a great effort. We had children dressed in costumes, colours, football teams and flags to represent a few of the 6000+ languages…

Headmaster’s Notes: Pre-School Open Morning last Saturday

20th September 19

It was a pleasure to welcome a large number of prospective parents and their youngest children to Prince’s Mead for our Pre-School Open Morning last Saturday, where our visitors certainly saw the best of the School on a stunning September morning. Our visiting families were certainly wowed by the facilities and opportunities on offer. It…

Headmaster’s Notes: Michaelmas Term Begins!

16th September 19

Our older pupils have been chomping at the bit to get their first matches of the season underway and the fantastic results this week are testimony to this. I noted parents and pupils had even bigger smiles on their faces post-matches are they enjoyed our new match teas; a huge improvement appreciated by all. It…