National Quiz Success

Birkdale Prep School attended the finals of the National General Knowledge Quiz, held at the Old Royal Navy College in Greenwich, London. The team came 7th in the country out of a total …

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Making Music at Broomhill Festival

On Monday 13 June the Junior Jazz Band and Stringfellows ensemble performed at the Broomhill Festival Schools Concert and fantastically represented the high quality of music making at …

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Prep Getting Arty

The Prep School were getting "arty" recently with a number of art related projects and visits. Boys who are taking their arts award visited Sheffield artist Pete McKee's gallery ‘A Mo …

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Living History Day at Tatton Park

Prep 2 boys visited Tatton Park recently where an Anglo Saxon and Viking Living History Day was taking place. They boys spent a fabulous day experiencing the life of an Anglo-Saxon and …

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Young Athletes Enjoy Sports Day

The Prep School boys enjoyed two Sports Days in perfect sunny conditions last week. The Prep (junior) event took place first where the boys took part in eight Athletics event …

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Prep 3 Visit Quarry Bank Mill

As part of their history and geography studies Prep 3 (Y5) travelled to Quarry Bank Mill in Cheshire. They spent the day learning about the life and workings of the mill, as well …

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PP1 Visit White Post Farm

Thirty four intrepid explorers set off on a coach to Nottinghamshire recently to find out more about the animals at White Post Farm. PP1 boys had great fun travelling around the …

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Grand ‘Nest’ Designs

Pre-Prep 2 had a visit this week from a local artist, Sarah Jane Palmer. She helped the boys create some fabulous sculptures inspired by birds’ nests. In their Science lessons PP2 …

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Young Brass Players of the Future

Boys in PP1 had the opportunity to listen to and play a variety of brass instruments during one of their music lessons last week. Harry Beach (L6), who has been working with the boys …

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Outdoor Pursuits in Castleton

Prep 2 enjoyed a sunny couple of days in and around Castleton in the beautiful High Peak. Pupils and staff set off early in the morning for the Hollowford Outdoor Centre. Here we en …

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