Assembly by Robin Davies

January 29, 2018

Last Wednesday, Mr Robin Davies our Assistant Director of Education led an assembly at the Prep school on the three things that are most important to him; Academia, Character building and Global links. He then spent the day at the Pre-Prep seeing the impressive level of work that the children achieve from Preschool to Year 2. We were thrilled with his very positive feedback.


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African Workshop

January 19, 2018

The first of our special Transition events for our current Year 2 pupils who will be making the move to the Prep school in September took place today. The children visited the ‘big school’ for their African Workshop and have enjoyed a fun packed day creating spectacular art work and amazing music. Well done Year 2 and thank you to the teachers for organising such a wonderful day.


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Salcombe Quiz Team

January 18, 2018

The Salcombe Quiz team are travelling to St Hilda’s Prep school today to take part in their General Knowledge Quiz Competition. Representatives from all Prep year groups have joined our quiz team and we wish them luck!


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Launch of the Salcombe Tuck Shop

January 11, 2018

Our brand new Tuck Shop opened today at the Prep School. It is run by the school council and has a range of healthy drinks and snacks for sale. The students will have a chance to purchase goodies every week, while the school council will learn how a small business operates. Here’s to our future entrepreneurs!


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Visitors from Brazil

January 10, 2018

Today Salcombe welcomed some very special visitors – two teachers from one of our sister schools in Brazil. They are visiting several Cognita schools and we were very glad to meet them and find out all about their school in Sao Paolo!


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Half-termly Round up

December 14, 2017

It’s been an exciting second half to our Autumn Term with trips, informative assemblies, competitions, and more. Some of our trips this term included the London Zoo, Natural History Museum in Tring, and the Royal Gunpowder Mills. From Pre-Prep to Prep, we had several assemblies ranging from National Anti-Bullying Month to the Great Fire of London. Outside of the classroom, the Eco Committee collected bags of clothes to donate to Bag 2 School, Years 1 and 4 parents were invited to have lunch, four Year 6s participated in the Explore Learning National Young Mathematicians’ Awards, and our Gymnastics team took part in the Enfield Gymnastics Festival. Our PTA have also been very busy this term putting on events for both children and parents to get involved in. There was an inaugural PTA quiz night for teachers and parents, new Class Reps were treated to an afternoon tea, and a fun Christmas Fair to start the festive season!


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Christmas Celebration Service

December 13, 2017

The Autumn Term ended with a beautiful Christmas Celebration Service at St John the Evangelist church. The whole church was filled with the voices of our students. 12 Days of Christmas was particularly fun to watch, and sing along to!


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Christmas Lunch

December 12, 2017

Students and staff enjoyed a delicious Christmas lunch today with all the trimmings. Thank you very much to our catering team who prepared it all!


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Christmas Service Rehearsal

December 11, 2017

Years 1 to 6 joined Ms Andrews at St John the Evangelist Church today for the final rehearsal of the Christmas Celebration Service. The children did very well and learned lots of songs. We can’t wait for parents to see our students performing them all on Wednesday.


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Year 3 trip to the Science Museum

December 7, 2017

On Monday 27th November, Year 3 visited the Science Museum. We had a great day looking at all of the interactive space exhibits, learning about life in space and how we can look after our planet. We watched an amazing 3D movie about how astronauts live on the space station and we saw some jaw dropping views from space. We finished the day off by meeting Yuri Gagarin, the first man in space.


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