Inter-School Maths Challenge

We were delighted to host teams from Notre Dame School, Glenesk School, Rowan, Claremont Fan Court School and Weston Green School on Wednesday for the first SHPPS Inter-School Maths Challenge! Competition was fierce but extremely good natured as our budding mathematicians solved a range of problems and investigations, demonstrating their resilience and teamwork.  Problems including …

Happy Chinese New Year!

It’s the Year of the Rat! Celebrations started early at SHPPS today when our Nursery children invited their families to a Chinese New Year Assembly. We heard the fable of how animals many years ago settled their dispute over who should have the honour of having a year named after them, we watched a beautiful …

CHEER in Chessington!

Our chosen charity this year is CHEER, which supports elderly people in Elmbridge. The children were delighted to be invited by the charity to sing for their clients at the Chessington Safari Hotel, in the presence of the Mayor of Elmbridge. The children sang and we were delighted when everyone joined in with “Let’s Go …

Back to School

We were excited to return to school following the Christmas holidays, to hear the children’s news of visits from Father Christmas, favourite presents and trips away. We were also delighted to welcome our new Nursery children into the school community. Everyone has settled in quickly and we have started the new year and the new …

Carol Service

It was lovely to welcome so many parents, friends and visitors to our Christmas Carol Service at Holy Trinity Church in Claygate. The children sang and read beautifully and we were even treated to a number from the Staff & Parent Choir! What a truly fitting way to end the Autumn Term!

Santa’s Grotto

The children were thrilled to meet a very special visitor . Ably assisted by his two special elves, Father Christmas asked the children to share their Christmas wishes and assured us all that his reindeer and elves are looking forward to the big day!

Year 1 Music Concert

We were treated to some fine individual and group performances at our Year 1 Music Concert. It was wonderful to see our children perform with such confidence and it was clear that they enjoyed the experience.

Year 2 Football – The Rowans

It was great to welcome our friends from The Rowans for a football fixture with our Year 2 children. All of the children showed great sportsmanship and some fine football skills.

Armistice Assembly

We were thrilled to have a packed hall for our special Remembrance Assembly, led so well by our Year 1 children.  We were delighted to have Rafe, a year 8 boy from Shrewsbury House, with us to play the trumpet and lead us in our time of silence.  It was both moving and beautiful.

Harvest Assembly

It was lovely to see so many parents and relatives at our Harvest Assembly.  The children delivered their readings and songs with such confidence, which is no mean feat for such young children.  All of our Harvest donations have been gratefully received by the East Elmbridge Foodbank.