Pupil Parliament tackles co-curricular clubs
Our Pupil Parliament met with Mrs Brown, Assistant Head (Operational and Safeguarding) yesterday and had a great discussion about the current co-curricular clubs on offer at Banstead Prep School. The children said they would like to see: Sports clubs such as rugby, golf (skills based), cricket, baseball, martial arts such as karate, basketball and badminton….
Gifted and Talented?
If Einstein couldn’t talk until he was 4 or read until he was 7 (which is apparently the case) and Didier Drogba studied accountancy before finding himself playing for Chelsea at the mature age of 26, how can we hope to spot the gifted and talented amongst the cherished progeny that walk through our gates? …
French Theatre Company Visit
On Monday afternoon, we took off, together with the actors from the Onatti French theatre company, into the far distant reaches of space, on a spaceship where everyone spoke only French and where all the instructions were exclusively in French… obviously. How were our children, some as young as 5, to interpret a play, the…