A Banstead pupil has won gold in the 25m breast stroke at his swim club championships. He swims with the Sutton & Cheam Swim Club, a local competitive team.
This year at Banstead we held a Remembrance Day assembly. Poems were read and a two-minute silence was held. Before the two-minute silence, one of our talented Y6 trumpeters played The Last Post in preparation for our two minutes silence. As is tradition, our two minutes silence ended with The Rouse from The Last Post….
First violin lesson with Y3
Year 3 enjoyed their first violin lesson! The lesson started with holding your violin and the importance of good arm and shoulder strength to keep your posture.
Our First Harvest Festival
All Saints' Church welcomed Banstead Prep to host our first Harvest Festival with music and singing. Parents and members of the local community were invited to watch and take part. The service was vibrant and beautiful with performances from Years 1-6. Performances included ‘Look at the World’ by Y3-Y6 and the fantastic “Harvest Samba” performed by Y1.
NSPCC Staying safe
Our students were treated to a morning of thought-provoking talks and important lessons. We have been visited by a representative of the NSPCC to talk about what might make children feel sad, worried or unsafe. The NSPCC wanted to inform and educate our students about how to ‘Speak Out and Stay Safe.’ The students at Banstead…
Two for Two
Two strong victories for the Under 8s and Under 9s Girls Netball teams against Seaton House. The games were won by determination and fantastic teamwork. The two teams are very proud of their victories against two very strong opposing teams. They are looking forward to their future games.
Epsom College Music Festival
Banstead Prep pupils were delighted to take part in Epsom College's annual Music Festival. Epsom College hosted the festival for over 250 pupils from nearby prep and primary schools. Miss Ellis and our students would like to thank Epsom College for hosting this brilliant event.
Banstead Prep Celebrates Its First Day of Opening
Families, children, staff and governors at Banstead Prep school came together on Wednesday 6 September to mark the first day of term at Banstead Preparatory School. Not only was this the very first day of school for those joining Nursery and Reception, it was also the first full day for every pupil at the brand…
Pupils celebrate senior school offers
Banstead Prep pupils will carry on the excellent traditions of each of our predecessor schools in achieving places, winning scholarships and receiving bursaries at top senior schools in the area. This year, pupils from Greenacre, Bramley and Priory are celebrating others (and scholarships) from: Box Hill School – (3 Sport Scholarships, 1 Drama Scholarship) Caterham School…
Recipes and activities for the Easter holidays
Chocolate Easter Egg Nest Cakes Ingredients 225g/8oz plain chocolate, broken into pieces 2 tbsp golden syrup 50g/2oz butter 75g/3oz cornflakes 36 mini chocolate eggs Method Line a 12-hole fairy cake tin with paper cases. Melt the chocolate, golden syrup and butter in a bowl set over a pan of gently simmering water, (do not let…