Category: Prep News

Music Events

29th April 2024

Choral & Orchestral Concert We are extremely proud of our boy choristers who, directed by Mrs Dienes Williams and Mr Orchard, performed fabulously alongside international tenor, James Gilchrist and the RGS choirs and orchestra in Britten’s St Nicolas in Holy Trinity Church. Particular congratulations to Hugo, Henry, Jonas and Jeremiah who performed solo roles. St…

World Book Week

20th March 2024

We celebrated World Book Week from 4-8 March. Pre-Prep enjoyed a host of book-themed events and activities including a trip to Waterstones to hear some stories and swap their World Book Day voucher, a visit from Aesops Touring Theatre Company to perform the Hare and the Tortoise which links to our School Value of respect…

British Science Week

20th March 2024

On 8 – 17 March we honoured British Science Week, exploring the theme of Time. This year’s activities demonstrated that science isn’t confined to Science lessons – it’s everywhere, all the time and is woven into every subject we teach. Teachers across departments integrated scientific principles into their subjects. Geography delved into experiments on erosion,…

Pirates of the Curry Bean

13th February 2024

Anchors away as we set sail for the annual Drama Club’s production of Pirates of the Curry Bean last week. This hilarious pirate adventure highly amused the audience who laughed throughout the play at the cringe-worthy jokes. Featuring a cast of 37 Year 5 & 6 boys – we followed the story of mother Pearl,…

RGSG Dubai Visit RGS Prep

12th February 2024

On Wednesday, we were delighted to welcomed 57 students and teachers from RGS Guildford Dubai, enhancing the ties between our schools. The day featured a diverse range of activities, starting with an insightful assembly by 6N on Dubai’s culture. Mr. Freeman-Day shared the school’s history and Year 6 buddies provided a guided tour which was…

Wellbeing Week

12th February 2024

Pupils have had a fun and busy week full of activities concentrating on promoting our wellbeing. Our focus has been happiness, friendship and kindness and the boys’ have shown this in so many different ways this week. From welcoming our RGS Dubai community on Wednesday, celebrating the success of the Pantomime and cheering each other…

Author Visit: Karen Owen

26th January 2024

Pupils in Years 1-3 enjoyed a visit from author the Major and Mynah series, Karen Owen,  Karen shared some of her favourite books, how she came up with the ideas for her junior detective series, her creative process and signed some books at the end of the session.

DT Collaboration Project with Tormead

25th January 2024

Our Design and Technology department were excited to launch a new DT collaboration project with Tormead. Mixed groups have been assigned Olympic countries to research and will, over the course of next term, work to complete various marketing and design tasks.

Pre-Prep: Fun in Boyzone

24th January 2024

There was a plethora of responsible risk taking in Boyzone this week. Shell and Nursery used tools and warm water to extract small-world animals from ice blocks. There was plenty of cheering when the ice was smashed! Year 1 and Year 2 enjoyed toasting marshmallows over the fire and had a cosy cup of hot…

Christmas Events

11th December 2023

The excitement is building with the Christmas holidays just around the corner. Pupils across RGS Prep have enjoyed a whole host of festive events over the last few weeks. Here is a little insight into what the boys have been up to: Pre-Prep Nativity Pre-Prep pupils told the story of the Donkey Seller by Carrie…