Month: November 2020

Diwali Workshop

24th November 2020

Thanks to West End in Schools our pupils had a fabulous time learning┬áthe story of Rama and Sita in which Rama rescues Sita from the demon king Ravana with the help of Hanuman and his monkey army. They then had to act the story out and interpret it into a dance! Safe to say they…

Armistice Day 2020

11th November 2020

This week at Hemdean House, we have focused on Remembrance Day and fundraising for charity. The children showed thoughtfulness in their learning about Armistice Day, participating respectfully in assemblies, lessons and discussions. They produced some beautiful artwork, poetry and research. They were all incredibly proud of their contribution to a beautifully artistic poem displayed outside…

Outdoor Classroom Day

5th November 2020

This week we have enjoyed welcoming back our pupils after the break. As the country goes into Lockdown, Hemdean House goes outside! The children from Kindergarten to Year 6 spent the day learning outdoors and wow what a day we had. The children’s creativity and knowledge shone through the whole day. Gruffalo Hunt, den building…

160th Commemorative Tiles are up!

2nd November 2020

We are thrilled to report that all 160 tiles commemorating our 160th Birthday have been completed. Whilst the school was closed, Darren and Marco were busy piecing together the display of tiles and hanging the finished picture outside our school hall. It looks wonderful. A huge ‘Thank You’ must be said to Darren and Marco…