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Super Chefs Final 2023 – Leighton Park School

23rd April 2023

We are thrilled to report that our school’s finalists Alavya and Anya recently took part in the final of Leighton Park School’s Super Chefs Competition to tackle the tartlet. Our…


10th March 2023

It Snowed! EYFS children made the most of the snow today. We wrapped up warm in our forest school clothes and waddled down to the field. The snow was still…

Leighton Park Super Chefs Competition by Year 5

1st March 2023

On 23 February our class was invited to take part in the Leighton Park Super Chefs Competition. It’s a really lovely baking competition and we even had a yummy lunch…

World Thinking Day 2023

23rd February 2023

We celebrated World Thinking Day on Wednesday 22nd February, this is a celebration of Guiding and Scouting around the world. Rainbows, Brownies, Guides, Rangers and their leaders have special events…

Winners of Eco-Schools Biodiversity School of the Year Award

31st January 2023

Fantastic News! Hemdean House School has achieved a national award from Eco-Schools for their work on Biodiversity. Thank you to Children, Teachers , Support Staff and Parents for their contribution…

Year 6’s Trip to the Ure Museum

8th December 2022

On Tuesday, 29th November 2022, Year 6 went on a trip to the Ure Museum at Reading University to learn more about Ancient Greek pots and their uses. Our highlights…

Character Values: Integrity

2nd November 2022

Following on from last term’s value of courage, our focus in the latter half of the autumn is integrity. A value is a principle that guides our thinking and behaviour….

Character Values: Courage

13th September 2022

We will focus on a different character value each half-term this year. To start us off this half term, our focus is on the character value: COURAGE. In our whole…

Berkshire Maestros’ Junior Music Festival 2021

25th November 2021

Members of our Junior Choir were invited to the Hexagon on Wednesday to sing songs about saving the planet with children from many other local schools. It was hard work…


17th November 2021

Fluffy came into Hemdean to visit the children. She is a Hermanns tortoise who is 15 years old. She loves to eat dandelions and lettuce and enjoys a warm bath….