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Wandsworth Prep School
Newsletter
Friday 4th March 2016
 
Head's Blog: 11+ Choosing the Right High School

It is Open Day season. School gates countrywide are poised to welcome a new wave of applicants. Whether this is your first foray in to the world of blackboards and playgrounds since your own school days or your child is in their final years at primary school and you are looking ahead at next steps...
 
   
 
   
In preparation for school life, some of the children due to start with us next September joined us this week for a Forest School session on Wimbledon Common. They were met by our current Reception children who did a wonderful job of looking after them and teaching them about Forest School.

Watch a short video from the day, here.
 
 
World Book Week Celebrations
 
Year 2 Visit Blue Cross Pet Hospital
 

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As part of our celebrations in World Book Week we were lucky enough to be visited by the author – Angela McAllister.  We ‘grilled’ Angela with pre-prepared questions in a Q&A session and learnt that she published her first book in her early 20s, that illustrators and authors worked collaboratively in different ways...

On Friday, Year 2 visited the Blue Cross Pets Hospital by kind arrangement of Harriet's mother, in order to learn how to improve the animal sanctuary we are developing in our topic project. We got dressed into a vet hat and mask and had to wear clogs in order to keep the operating theatres clean...

 
 
Sports Update
 
A Recipe from Our School Kitchen
 

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What a fantastic past couple of weeks we’ve been having in the sports department!

The fortnight began with a great school event which the children have been working towards… the SKIP’A’THON!


We adore our school lunches here at Wandsworth, and we thought we would share some of our favourite recipes with you so that you can enjoy these delicious meals, straight from our School kitchen. 


 
  Dates for your Diary
 
UPCOMING FIXTURES

Monday 7th March: Year 1 Football Fixture vs Eveline Day School
2pm
Eveline Day School
207 Balham High Road

Thursday 10th March: Year 2 Football Fixture vs Rutherford House
1.45pm
Rutherford House
217 Balham High Road
 
MARCH

Tuesday 8th March: Y11+ Information Evening Years 3 & 4, ,6.30 pm-7.30pm
Friday 18h March: Lunch time and After School clubs end
Friday 18th March: Year 2 Project Showcase 3pm
Monday 21st March: Year 1 Project Showcase 3pm
Tuesday 22nd March: Year 3 & 4 Project Showcase 6pm
Wednesday 23rd March: Easter Bonnet Parade and Egg Mobile Race 10am
Wednesday 23rd March: End of Term
 
     
 
Message from the office
    Have a lovely weekend!    
 
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Wandsworth Preparatory School,
The Old Library,
2 Allfarthing Lane,
London,
SW18 2PQ
Telephone
0208 870 4133
 
Email:
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