Trips & Outings

Cranedale Trip

The girls in Form V enjoyed a wonderful week at the Cranedale Centre in North Yorkshire at the end of May.  Activities included orienteering, birdwatching on the cliffs, rock pool scavenge, stream dipping and river observations, exploring the moors and games.  We learnt about rock formations and adaptations of animals and plants to habitats.  We …

Grafham Water

Form IV had a fantastic three days at our Grafham Water residential. We challenged ourselves and had fun at the same time.

Hatfield House Trip

We had a lovely day at Hatfield House. The day began with a quick photo shoot under the amazing wisteria growing near to the Palace. We then had a tour of the house. We sat at the banqueting table in the Great Hall an saw the Rainbow Portrait of Queen Elizabeth 1. On our way …

Form VI Visit France

The girls in Form VI spent a wonderful week in Normandy having lots of fun and improving their French.  We visited the Mont St Michel, the Bayeux tapestry and a Goat farm, bought our lunch at a local market, enjoyed French food and took part in lots of outdoor activities.  Lots of memories to treasure …

Form VI trip to Maria’s!

To celebrate the hard work that Form VI girls have put in over the last academic year (and earlier) we went to Maria’s for a treat after swimming on Wednesday. Milkshakes and waffles all round!

Form VI Apple Store Visit

Form VI had a fun afternoon visiting the Apple Store this week. The girls had a chance to explore using Apple pencils on an iPad, using them to write code words following instructions from their partner. They were then introduced to Sphero, a programmable robot. Initially, the girls had to program Sphero to create a …

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, …

Celtic Harmony

On Wednesday, 19th September, Form III went on a trip to, ‘Celtic Harmony’, near Hertford. The girls were transported back to, ‘The Stone Age’, where they were able to take part in a number of activities. The girls became: hunters, gatherers, traders and den builders. Luckily the prehistoric animals were kept away! There was also …

Form VI French Trip

The girls in Form VI spent a wonderful time in Normandy last week. We were blessed with mild weather and so enjoyed our many ouside activities: bike riding, swimming, orienteering, aeroball, mini-farm and Normandy games. We made bread, learnt how to make a photogramme and visited many interesting places, including Le Mont St Michel and …