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Staff v Year 6 Rounders

1st July 2015

Yesterday marked the annual Staff v Year 6 Rounders match, and what a match it was! There were three innings so that each Year 6 Class had their turn to try and defeat the staff team. The players, both staff and pupils, were ably supported by years 3-5 on the sidelines with banners and lots…

Sizzling Summer Fete

29th June 2015

We all thoroughly enjoyed our Disney themed fete last week and we were lucky enough to have good weather for the duration. Over £2000 was raised though the raffle, silent auction and the stalls run by the Year 6’s. The money raised will be donated to both the Sohana Research Fund & IMPS at the…

1920s Summer Ball is a hit!

24th June 2015

The bi-annual Manor Summer Ball was a tremendous success on Saturday as parents and staff danced the evening away in all their 1920s glory to have fun and raise funds for Oasis. Sincere thanks go to all those who attended and the FOTM team in orchestrating and running the event. Some photos are below – can…

French Breakfast

24th June 2015

Lundi 22 juin, les filles de la Troisième Année (et leurs professeurs) ont mangé leur Petit Déjeuner à la Française! Mmm… Délicieux! Much fun was had by all and everyone came dressed up for the occasion. We had girls wearing the colours of the ‘tricolore’, and also some more creative outfits such as an Eiffel Tower, a baguette,…

GBBO’s Christine judges The Manor’s House Bake Off

23rd June 2015

This week, we held the finals of our very first House Bake Off competition which was judged by the 2013 Great British Bake Off finalist, Christine Wallace, from Didcot. The competition was the idea of Mrs Catherine Duff who will be teaching Cookery next year: its purpose was to encourage the children to start thinking about…

Hot off the Press

19th June 2015

This week, the children in Mrs Hayward-Moss’ class have been producing their own newspaper and even interviewed Mr Heyworth! They were also treated to a special visit by Chloe’s dad who came into talk to the children about journalism and interview techniques. A big thank you to Chloe’s Dad for taking the time to come…

Roche Court Visit

16th June 2015

On Wednesday 10th June, Year 5 had the opportunity to visit Roche Court near Salisbury. This wonderful sculpture park is positioned on the side of a gentle valley in the middle of rolling countryside. Not only did the girls have over 60 amazing sculptures to contemplate but the curation of these works also drew their…

French Trip Video

15th June 2015

Mme Spikes has produced a very exciting video of photographic highlights from the Year 6 trip to France earlier this June. To watch the video click HERE. Thank you Mme Spikes!

The Manor Prep Combined Training Competition

10th June 2015

On Saturday 6 June, The Manor hosted the 7th Combined Training Competition (Dressage and Show Jumping). This was the first year that it was held at Lyford Stud, by kind permission of Richard and Carol Starkey and what a fantastic venue it was. There were 7 children from The Manor, sometimes riding more than one…

Music Afternoons

5th June 2015

We have recently been treated to some very entertaining Music Afternoons from Years 3, 4 and 5. Below are some of the photos.

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