Category: News

BBC Songs of Praise Junior Choir of the Year 2020 Semi Finalists!

17th January 20

  We are thrilled to announce that the Prince’s Mead Concert Choir has reached the semi-final of the BBC Songs of Praise Junior Choir of the Year 2020 Competition! After a vigorous journey starting in September, our Concert Choir have performed their hearts out to reach the Semi finals! We are very proud of them…

Regional Finalists for the Great Big Dance Off Competition

14th January 20

The Prince’s Mead Dance Squad have secured a place in the regional finals of the Great Big Dance Off Competition!. The competition will be held in Oxford on Tuesday 17th March at New Theatre, Oxford.   The dance squad train every Monday lunchtime. We are made up of children from years 2-5. We have spent…

Latest Press: WinchestHer Magazine

12th December 19

We are delighted that WinchestHer Magazine talked to us about what Winchester parents should consider when applying for a Nursery or School for their young children. They spoke to Head of Pre-Prep, Mrs Fecher, Head of EYFS, Mrs O’Siochain and Marketing Manager, Mrs Bennett in December. For the full article:  http://bit.ly/2RMTu2m      

Nativity: Everyone Loves a Baby

11th December 19

At a Bethlehem Inn, six children live with their parents – a kind innkeeper and his wife, who have just had a new baby. But the children aren’t too keen on the new addition. They’d rather have a dog, a donkey, or even a camel! In an effort to escape all the baby talk, the…

The Duke Awards

5th December 19

Children from Years 1 – 6 are now in possession of their Duke Award books. Further to my assembly earlier in the year, the Duke Awards are a scheme of 10 components designed to foster resilience and independence in children. This programme is voluntary and runs independently to the school curriculum, although the skills developed…

Green Power Car

28th November 19

Greenpower Education Trust is a UK based charity which gets young people enthusiastic about science and engineering by challenging groups of children to design, build and race an electric car.  At Prince’s Mead we started a Greenpower club which has been running every Monday after school. Currently there are 6 members consisting of Theo, Oliver,…

Year 5 Visit to the Mary Rose Museum, Portsmouth

21st November 19

On Tuesday 19th November Year 5 enjoyed a fantastic day at the Mary Rose Museum in Portsmouth.  We took part in a hands-on classroom session, where we got to meet the ship’s crew through replica artefacts and costumes and we were all captivated by the salvaged shipwreck itself, the thousands of genuine artefacts found on…

Year 5 Helvellyn Climb, Lake District

20th November 19

Helvellyn Climb Here are a few photos from our October adventure in the Lake District with Year 5 children and Mr. Thacker, Mr Greenaway, Mrs Windrum, Miss Williams, Mr Thomas, Mrs Jones and Mr Stuckey. We travelled up to the Lake District on Thursday 17th October, camped overnight near Thirlmere, before climbing the 950m mountain…

Fireworks Night

10th November 19

The parents association (PMA) once again outdid themselves and hosted our Fireworks and Bonfire night here in the grounds of Worthy Park House. What a wonderful night it was. It was a delight to see all our families together for this special evening. Thank you for all the help around the grounds, from the parking…

In The Press: New School Review from Muddy Stilettos

9th October 19

“The academics here are really very good, and definitely match up to (and even beat) some of the more known name schools in the area. Add to that the school also offers the 13+ pretesting for those who wish to have it”.  Muddy Stilettos, Oct 2019   Prince’s Mead, Winchester