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Sibling success

Sibling success

Fantastic results all round

Welcome Back!

Welcome Back!

Old Barnardians visit Prep School

Success at HMC Athletics Championship

Success at HMC Athletics Championship

Girls retain athletics trophy

Prep School Sports Day 2016

Prep School Sports Day 2016

A record breaking day!

A trip down memory lane

A trip down memory lane

Upper VI Leavers' Lunch

Events and Fixtures

Pre Term
31 August 2016 Sports Course for Years 1-6 pupils
01 September 2016 Sports Course for Years 1-6 pupils
Michaelmas 2016
Week 1
04 September 2016 15:00 - 16:00 Prep School New Day Pupils' Tea Party
05 September 2016 10:00 - 12:00 Second hand uniform shop open
06 September 2016 14:00 - 16:00 Second hand uniform shop open
06 September 2016 15:00 - 16:00 Prep School New Boarders' Tea Party
06 September 2016 16:00 - 20:00 Boarders return
07 September 2016 Michaelmas Term begins
07 September 2016 15:00 Prep School Barney Friends' welcome refreshments
07 September 2016 15:15 Year 1 & 2 year group introductions with parents
07 September 2016 15:45 Year 3 & 4 year group introductions with parents
07 September 2016 16:15 Year 5 & 6 year group introductions with parents
09 September 2016 Prep School individual photographs by Tempest
09 September 2016 15:00 - 17:00 Second hand uniform shop open
Week 2
14 September 2016 08:45 Prep School Barney Friends' meeting, Clarendon's
16 September 2016 15:00 - 17:00 Second hand uniform shop open
Week 3
20 September 2016 Year 4 Trip to Arbeia Roman Fort
22 September 2016 Year 5 Trip to White Scar Caves
23 September 2016 15:00 - 17:00 Second hand uniform shop open
24 September 2016 Exeat Weekend
Week 4
25 September 2016 Exeat Weekend
25 September 2016 12:00 Prep School Barney Friends' Bat, Ball & Bike
29 September 2016 Nattalingo Story Bus visits Prep School
30 September 2016 09:00 - 11:50 Macmillan Coffee Morning
30 September 2016 15:00 - 17:00 Second hand uniform shop open
01 October 2016 09:30 - 11:30 Open Morning for Prep and Senior School
Week 5
04 October 2016 Year 1 Toys from the Past Workshop at Bowes Museum
06 October 2016 14:00 - 15:30 Prep School House Singing
07 October 2016 15:00 - 17:00 Second hand uniform shop open
Week 6
11 October 2016 Year 3 Trip to Hancock Museum
12 October 2016 08:45 Prep School Barney Friends' meeting, Clarendon's
13 October 2016 Prep School Frech Cafe in aid of Epilepsy Action
14 October 2016 09:00 - 09:45 Prep School Harvest Service, Chapel
14 October 2016 15:00 - 17:00 Second hand uniform shop open
Week 7
17 October 2016 Year 6 London trip departs
17 October 2016 16:00 Reception class parent/teacher meetings
18 October 2016 Year 6 London trip
18 October 2016 16:00 Reception class, Years 1 & 2 parent/teacher meetings
19 October 2016 ABRSM Exams, Music School
19 October 2016 Year 6 London trip
19 October 2016 16:00 Reception class, Years 3 & 4 parent/teacher meetings
20 October 2016 Year 6 London trip returns
20 October 2016 15:40 - 17:00 Half term begins
21 October 2016 Half Term
22 October 2016 Half Term
Week 8
23 October 2016 Half Term
24 October 2016 Half Term
25 October 2016 Half Term
26 October 2016 Half Term
27 October 2016 Half Term
28 October 2016 Half Term
29 October 2016 Half Term
Week 9
30 October 2016 Half Term
31 October 2016 Half Term
01 November 2016 Half Term
02 November 2016 Second half of term begins
03 November 2016 14:30 - 15:30 Years 3 & 4 Have A Go Concert, Atkinson Hall
03 November 2016 15:30 - 16:45 Years 5 & 6 Have A Go Concert, Atkinson Hall
04 November 2016 Year 2 Trip to the National Glass Centre
04 November 2016 15:00 - 17:00 Second hand uniform shop open
Week 10
07 November 2016 16:00 Years 5 & 6 parent/teacher meetings
08 November 2016 16:00 Years 3 & 4 parent/teacher meetings
09 November 2016 16:00 Years 5 & 6 parent/teacher meetings
10 November 2016 16:00 Years 1 & 2 parent/teacher meetings
11 November 2016 08:55 Ceremony of Remembrance
11 November 2016 13:45 - 15:30 Years 5 & 6 House Hockey & Rugby
11 November 2016 15:00 - 17:00 Second hand uniform shop open
12 November 2016 Bridging the Gap
Week 11
16 November 2016 08:45 Prep School Barney Friends' meeting, Clarendon's
18 November 2016 15:00 - 17:00 Second hand uniform shop open
18 November 2016 19:00 Prep School Barney Friends' Quiz Night, Atkinson Hall
Week 12
21 November 2016 Prep School Brain Blaster Happy Puzzle Day
21 November 2016 Prep School House Maths Week
22 November 2016 18:00 Year 3 dance performance for parents, Atkinson Hall
24 November 2016 19:00 - 20:30 Prep School Maths open evening for parents, Atkinson Hall
25 November 2016 15:00 - 17:00 Second hand uniform shop open
25 November 2016 15:45 Prep School boarding parent/teacher meetings
26 November 2016 Exeat Weekend
Week 13
27 November 2016 Exeat Weekend
28 November 2016 Prep School Christmas colouring competition opens
28 November 2016 13:45 - 15:30 Years 3 & 4 House Hockey & Rugby
01 December 2016 LCM Exams, Music School
02 December 2016 15:00 - 17:00 Second hand uniform shop open
03 December 2016 Bridging the Gap
Week 14
07 December 2016 Prep School Christmas colouring competition closes
09 December 2016 14:00 - 15:00 Pre-Prep Nativity, Chapel
09 December 2016 15:00 - 17:00 Second hand uniform shop open
Week 15
11 December 2016 17:00 Boarders' Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols followed by Christmas Dinner
12 December 2016 12:00 Prep School Christmas Lunch
12 December 2016 13:00 Reception class visit Santa Claus at Raby Castle
12 December 2016 16:00 - 17:00 Years 3 & 4 Carol Service with Christingles, Chapel
12 December 2016 19:00 - 20:00 Years 5 & 6 Carol Service, Chapel
15 December 2016 13:30 Prep School trip to the pantomime, Gala Theatre, Durham
16 December 2016 Christmas Jumper Day
16 December 2016 09:00 - 09:45 Prep School End of Term Gathering for pupils
16 December 2016 15:40 - 17:00 Term ends for Prep School