“You can be whatever you want to be!”

A group of Lower Sixth students visited the Prep School today to give an inspirational assembly. The group of 5 girls and 3 boys dressed up in outfits of their chosen future profession. Nikhita and Yasmin would like to go into medicine, whilst Sal would like to be a medic in the Marines. Erin is an elite athlete and aspires to compete in the Heptathl …

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Prep Easter Service

Everyone enjoyed a lovely Easter service at the Jubilee Centre. Pre-Prep began with a beautifully sung hymn accompanied by 3 flautists. The readers were confident and clear and the hymns were sung with both feeling and volume. Thank you to everyone involved in the service and especially Mrs Walton for writing it. Wishing everyone a restful holiday …

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Castle Dyke From the Sky

We have recently recorded drone footage of Castle Dyke. See our 30 acre sports facilities as you have never seen them before! [video width="1920" height="1080" mp4="https://www.birkdaleschool.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/Birkdale-School-Whole-School-Castle-Dyke.mp4"][/video] …

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Prep School Open Morning

At Birkdale Prep School pupils, staff and parents work together to reach the highest academic standards within a broad and enriched curriculum. The friendly, family atmosphere enables Birkdale pupils to be happy, confident and successful as they take advantage of the fantastic opportunities available to them. Birkdale is a school where your child can …

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Discovering the Universe

Prep 4 visited the National Space Centre in Leicester recently. They watched a fascinating show in the largest planetarium in the UK, explored the galleries, and climbed up the 42-metre rocket tower. Some of the students even experienced what various parts of our solar system smell like. The students enjoyed themselves on the visit, which will enrich …

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The Birkdale Lectures

REMINDER - Managing Disasters Around the World with Michael Timmins

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Harry Potter Day

It was an absolutely magical day at the Prep School last Thursday. The children came dressed in fantastic Harry Potter inspired costumes. Everyone was treated to an enchanting owl display and talk from The Flying Squadron and practised Quidditch skills at playtime. At lunchtime, the School Hall was transformed into the Great Hall. Everyone enjoyed de …

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Head of Prep’s Start of Term Letter – January 2022

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We are the Champions!

There was much excitement in Pre-Prep on Thursday with the long awaited Sports Day taking place! A variety of different events were held in the grounds of Clarke House, and children from all the different year groups took part in the hurdles, football dribble, bean bag balances, sprint, standing jump, accuracy throw, and rugby ball touch. A rest area wa …

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A Cricketing Legacy To Be Proud Of

Anyone who has watched and listened to the Birkdale Prep children playing on the yard at Clarke House over many years, will have seen and heard the unmistakeable sound of numerous playground cricket matches. The raw skills first on show in the playground have been developed over time and Birkdale is proud to have produced many cricketers who have repres …

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