Month: May 2022

Reflection: Aspiration

25th May 2022

Aspiration “With our aspirations, we find our opportunities,” said Ray Leonard, the successful American boxer. But what does aspiration really entail?  The Oxford Dictionary definition of aspiration is “a dream or ambition of achieving something significant”, but aspiration is a much more complex term than this and can best be described with an example. An…

Reflection: Engagement

11th May 2022

Engagement When Mr Williams gave me the opportunity to pick a Learning Habit for this week’s reflection, I opened up my calendar straight away.  When scanning through the six different habits, engagement stood out to me; it seemed to me that our idea of engagement provides the basis for all of our other Learning Habits….

Spring Concert 2022

6th May 2022

  On Friday 29 April over 160 boys from Years 3 to 6 took part in our annual Spring Concert featuring our Prep ensembles, orchestra and choirs. We were treated to an astonishing array of exciting and polished performances from our Brass, Wind, String and Guitar Ensembles, as well as Choirs, Rocks Bands and Orchestra….

Orchestral Concert 2022

3rd May 2022

This term’s choral and orchestral concert took place in Holy Trinity Church. In front of a capacity audience of parents and staff, 200 performers took to the stage in what was the culmination of over a term’s worth of intense rehearsals and extremely hard work by pupils and staff alike. The concert opened with Florence…