YEAR 4 DAY AT CARLTON MARSHES

Posted on: May, 31st May 2016

In Category: Prep News

On Tuesday 24 May, Year 4 spent a wonderful day at Suffolk Wildlife Trust’s Carlton Marshes. The children had a fun-filled time learning about the invertebrate animals that live on the marshes and their surrounding habitat. During the Dyke-dipping session we were lucky enough to find a variety of animals living in the

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YEAR 3 GREEK DAY

Posted on: May, 31st May 2016

In Category: Prep News

The Year 3 children spent a fabulous day as Ancient Greeks. We had an array of gods and goddesses parading around the Abbey building. Highlights of the day included being mathematicians and solving complex problems, even attempting Pythagoras’ theorem. The children particularly enjoyed food tasting and tried olives,

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YEAR 2 RE DAY

Posted on: May, 31st May 2016

In Category: Pre-Prep News

On Thursday 26 May Year Two enjoyed an RE Day finding out all about different places of worship. They used the laptops, learn-pads and books to research the different features, thinking about the differences, similarities and symbolism. Finally they made models of Churches, Gurdwaras, Buddhist Temples and Synagogues and taught each other all that they had

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KIPPAH DESIGNED BY YEAR 1 PUPILS

Posted on: May, 31st May 2016

In Category: Pre-Prep News

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The children in Year 1 have been learning about Judaism. They looked at various artefacts and then designed their own kippahs. They also re-enacted the story of Moses in the bull rushes.

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TENNIS FIXTURE REPORTS

Posted on: May, 31st May 2016

In Category: Sport News

U15 Girls
The U15A girls’ team may have been beaten by Framlingham but was by no means outplayed. Harriet Petley won her singles conformably, after also playing a two-hour match earlier in the day. Amy Graham battled in a long set but one service break saw her lose it

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U13A ROUNDERS V THOMAS MILLS

Posted on: May, 31st May 2016

In Category: Sport News

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The under thirteens played a fine game of rounders in which the whole team scored at least half a rounder against Thomas Mills recently. The girls were always in control of the game with Saffron Holliday scoring every time she batted to finish as the game’s top scorer with 6

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EQUESTRIAN

Posted on: May, 31st May 2016

In Category: Senior School News, Sport News

Many congratulations to our Dressage Team of Francesca Aitchison, Zara Lye and Tessa Lye. In the Easter holidays the girls won the Inter Schools Dressage Qualifier, thus qualifying for the National Schools Championships in October, with Zara and Tessa winning their individual classes and qualifying as Individuals as well as within the

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YEAR 7 ATHLETICS

Posted on: May, 31st May 2016

In Category: Sport News

All praise to both the Year 7 boys and girls who recently sailed through to the next round in the county athletics competition, to be held at Northgate on 8 June. In a fiercely fought competition, the boys qualified in third place out of nine by one point scoring 114

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YEAR 8 GIRLS’ ATHLETICS

Posted on: May, 31st May 2016

In Category: Sport News

There was further exceptional competition at Northgate recently, this time in the Year 8 schools athletics. Some excellent scores were recorded, in particular Nell Pilkington winning the A string shot, Sophie Graham the javelin with 35.71m, Sophie Harper the B string javelin, Ianthe Hill the A 300m with a new PB of

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COUNTY ATHLETICS

Posted on: May, 31st May 2016

In Category: Senior School News, Sport News

With nine schools sending girls’ teams, and with seven boys’ teams, competition was high at Northgate in the schools’ athletics. Alex Weir-Simmons had another good meet with first place in the A 200m race and discus. Nathan Goddard ran an excellent 800m race to win his A event, and Oliver Juszt and Gabriel Newland won the A and B Shot respectively to dominate that particular

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