Boarders enjoy Human Table Football

Posted on 20 June, 2019 under Boarding, Events, Featured, News

On Tuesday 18th June the boarders had a very tasty bbq, despite the threatening weather which held off and actually improved as the evening went on. After dinner we enjoyed playing Human Table Football on Top Pitch.  We played in teams of five which was such fun. We also competed more →

Boarders’ African Drumming Workshop

Posted on 7 June, 2019 under Boarding, Events, Featured, News

Boarders were treated to a real Ghanaian experience in their African Drumming Workshop. They enjoyed learning how to play a variety of African drums and various other African musical instruments.   Working as a team they practised new percussion techniques, singing and dancing. For a couple of hours you could more →

Boarders enjoy a Graffiti Workshop

Posted on 21 March, 2019 under Boarding, Events, Featured, News

Move over Banksy, there are some new kids on the block… On Wednesday 20th March, over 60 boarders took part in a Graffiti workshop led by a leading provider of Street Art courses. Graffiti guru, Leon, guided the children through the various techniques, from creating ombre blends to stencilling; tagging more →

Form 4 Boarding Taster Night

Posted on 22 January, 2019 under Boarding, Events, Featured, News

On Monday 21st January, Form 4 girls and boys were invited to join our boarders for a Taster Night. The boys and girls normally take part in joint activities, from Roller Discos and Graffiti Art Workshops to Climbing and Archery, to name a few. However, by popular request, the boys more →

Boarders’ Christmas Dinner 2018

Posted on 12 December, 2018 under Boarding, Events, Featured, News

The Boarders’ Christmas Dinner was great –  all the teachers had out done themselves, and so had the cooks.  The whole evening was amazing and we hope it’s as good as this for years to come. We really appreciated every single part of the Christmas dinner – the food was more →

Boarders’ Hog Roast and Fireworks

Posted on 6 November, 2018 under Boarding, Events, Featured, News

On Thursday 1st November, the boarders were treated to a fantastic hog roast and fireworks display on Top Pitch.  After a very wet day, it was a huge relief to see the weather clear up during the afternoon, resulting in perfect conditions for the display. An enormous thank you to more →

Boarders’ Roller Disco 2018

Posted on 5 October, 2018 under Boarding, Events, Featured, News

There was huge excitement last night at the annual boarders’ Roller Disco in the Wyatt Hall.  Top tunes were played by the visiting DJ and a whole array of funky and spectacular moves were demonstrated by all. The children enjoyed the challenge of creating their own dance styles, while at more →

Boarders enjoy an Arabian Dinner

Posted on 20 March, 2018 under Boarding, Events, Featured, News

The Dining Room was transformed into a Moroccan market last night whilst boarders enjoyed a fantastic Arabian Dinner.  They were treated to a wide range of  beautiful authentic dishes from Moroccan chicken, couscous and flatbreads to dates, cinnamon and coconut puddings, to name but a few. The music and decorations more →