Fun at Forest School

One of our favourite places is our private playing field, which has a beautiful forest school area where the children can learn and explore in the fresh air. Reception visited this week for an Easter Egg hunt with a difference. The children searched for colourful eggs marked with numbers and numicon! They hunted behind fallen …

World Book Day

One of the things on which we pride ourselves is our fabulous school food and Chef Andy ensured that World Book Day on Thursday started in style… He provided a “Great British Breakfast” for parents and children who were thrilled to be offered a traditional bacon butty, or an equally delicious veggie option. This year, …

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!