Form V

Holly and Ivy Christmas Wreaths

Working from life, the girls used water colours to create these lovely Christmas wreaths. We used just the paints – no pencil drawing at all. I thought they all did a wonderful job.

Houses of Parliament

As part of delivering our PSHCE curriculum, Forms IV and V spent a very enjoyable and interesting day last week at the Houses of Parliament.  We had a fascinating tour, which included the House of Commons, the House of Lords, the Members’ Lobby and Westminster Hall and we learnt all about how Parliament works. Afterwards, …

Form V Outdoor Learning

Form V had an afternoon of adventure making shelters as part of their new outdoor curriculum.  The girls will be having plenty of fun over the next few weeks including fire lighting and cooking outside, linking their studies with Tudor life.

Movie Night

Forms III to VI had a fun evening watching ‘Honey I shrunk the kids’ whilst enjoying popcorn and other goodies with their friends, all expertly organised by the School Council.  Thank you girls.

Form V visit the Daylight Club

Form V enjoyed a sun-filled walk across Harpenden to visit the Daylight Club in St John’s Church.  The girls sang and played a variety of songs and solos which brought much enjoyment to their hosts, followed by some valuable social opportunities.

Willow Weaving Form V

There was more willow weaving today with Hazel Godfrey and form V. The girls worked really hard to create these wonderful flowers. It was not an easy task but we helped each other, persevered and kept trying. Well done form V!  

Trip to the Henry Moore Foundation

Form V had a relaxing day at Perry Green after a rather busy week! We enjoyed hearing about Henry Moore and his inspirations and got to see many of his amazing sculptures. We had a guided tour of the grounds and his studios and saw where he worked and lived. The sun shone all day …

Visiting Artist – Darcey Turner

Form V and VI spent the whole day with London based artist and inventor; Darcy Turner. We saw some of Darcy’s amazing inventions and then had the chance to use them to create our sculptures. Continuing with our work on figures in action, we used newspaper to create strong rolled sticks, we then joined them …

Daylight Club

Form V attended the Daylight Club on Wednesday afternoon.  The club has been running for over twenty years and provides weekly activities and interaction for adults in the district with learning difficulties. The girls had a great time entertaining the adults and carers before enjoying some refreshments and talking with club members.

Hazard Alley

Forms IV and V recently visited Hazard Alley at the Safety Centre in Milton Keynes to learn about risk awareness. We learnt about what to do in an emergency and how to deal with all sorts of hazards and risks at home and when out and about. The girls practised making a 999 call and …