Ashtead News

Ashtead Pre-Prep – Down on the Farm

May 18, 2018

There has been a real Hullabaloo in First Steps this term as they have all been down on the farm, finding out about the animals in Giles Andreae’s story ’Farmyard Hullabaloo’.


Ashtead Pre-Prep – Superb Singing

May 9, 2018

Today, the children in Reception and Year One put on a show-stopping performance when invited to perform for Evergreens at St George’s Church.


Ashtead Pre-Prep – Living Eggs in School

May 4, 2018

Last week we received a very special delivery and it wasn’t long before 10 little eggs won their place in many hearts.


Ashtead Pre-Prep – Fabuleuse Journée Française!

April 27, 2018

Bonjour! Pre–Prep Ashtead was an array of bleu, blanc et rouge on Tuesday as we celebrated French Day. Wonderful outfits complete with berets and even a baguette, skipped in through the front door!


Ashtead Pre-Prep – Talk for Writing

April 20, 2018

We are always looking for new ways to fire the children’s imaginations and to develop their writing skills even further. On Monday all the staff took part in a Talk4Writing workshop which gave us many inspirational ideas on how to encourage the children to enjoy stories and become storytellers.


Ashtead Pre-Prep – P4C

January 5, 2018

P4C, which is short for Philosophy for Children, is a new addition to our Year One curriculum this year. During the weekly sessions, the children  are asked one question that is the focus of a philosophical enquiry or dialogue.


Ashtead Pre-Prep – Forest School Fantastic!

October 11, 2017

Muddy wellies,  BIG smiles and hot chocolate stained faces returned to school after Reception and Year One had a wonderful time at Forest School.


Ashtead Pre-Prep – Fruitilicious

October 9, 2017

This week there was much excitement in school as we welcomed a very special visitor. Julia, a nutritionist from Thomas Franks, came to talk to us about healthy foods.


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