School News

Forest School for Pre-Schoolers!

Posted on January 17, 2020

 

We are delighted to be launching our Forest School sessions for Pre-Schoolers again on Tuesday 28 January 2020 with five lessons open to all girls aged three and four. Our beautiful city centre Forest School is situated on site here at The Maynard in a safe and compact area specifically adapted to suit the needs

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Tickets are now on sale for Legally Blonde

Posted on January 17, 2020

 

Tickets have gone on sale for this year’s musical production, Legally Blonde, taking place at the Barnfield Theatre from 11-13 March 2020. The Friday finale is already filling up and traditionally these shows prove a complete sell-out, so please don’t delay if you are hoping to come along for what promises to be yet another

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Christmas Carol Concert fundraises over £500

Posted on January 17, 2020

 

Our sincere thanks to all those who came to the Christmas Carol Concert at the end of last term. We are delighted to say that over £500 was raised for the Friends of Buburi, a charity dedicated to improving health and saving lives in Western Kenya. “This is truly amazing and so greatly appreciated. Please

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Exeter Chief’s senior coaches put girls through their paces

Posted on December 11, 2019

 

We had the great honour of welcoming Susie Appleby and Amy Garnett, the recently appointed Exeter Chief’s Women’s Team coaches, in on Friday 6 December 2019 to put the Lower 5 (Year 10) and Lower 4 (Year 8) girls through their paces. To have coaching of this calibre is a major coup – Amy is

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Festive cheer at the Christmas Fair

Posted on December 11, 2019

 

A change of venue, a bounty of beautiful craft stalls, a magical grotto and a well-stocked café resulted in a bumper turn out at the MPA Christmas Fair on Saturday 7 December 2019. It was a fantastic day and our huge thanks to all those members of the MPA for their organisation in making it

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Good luck to Hockey Lioness

Posted on December 11, 2019

 

We wish Erin in Upper 4 (Year 9) the best of luck as she travels to Spain over the weekend 13 – 16 December 2019 for her upcoming tournament as part of the UK Lions under 13 Hockey Squad. Erin was spotted by the selectors whilst playing in a tournament during the summer in Nottingham

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Merits and distinctions in Music exams

Posted on December 11, 2019

 

Congratulations to all the girls that took ABRSM and Trinity music exams during the Autumn Term. We received a very high number of merits and distinctions across the board but particularly well done to Lizzie (Grade 8 voice, merit), Thalia (Grade 8 flute, merit) and Kristina who, at only just 13 years old, achieved an

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Enjoyable trip to Tate Modern

Posted on December 11, 2019

 

The Lower 5 (Year 10) Art students enjoyed a fantastic trip to the Tate Modern in London on Saturday 7 December. In particular, they were blown away by the all-consuming experience of the Olafur Eliasson exhibition and equally enjoyed the very contrasting and colourful works by Yinka Shonibare. They have returned to their art classes

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Sports Performance of the Month nominees

Posted on December 11, 2019

 

Congratulations to our ‘Sports Performance of the Month’ nominees who, for November, are: The U18 Hockey Squad who have qualified as one of the top two teams in the West for the National Finals at the Olympic Lee Valley Park in March. The Junior Girls Swim Squad who competed recently at the ESSA Secondary Schools

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