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Feeling Festive at the Christmas Fair

9th December 2019

The annual ‘Friends of Holy Cross’ Christmas Fair is always a wonderfully festive day out. From magic shows and visits to Santa’s Grotto, to mini golf games and dance displays,…

Travelling Books

19th November 2019

We LOVE books here at Holy Cross Prep! So, we were very excited when this year’s autumn Book Fair was announced.  Hosted by Travelling Books (in association with Scholastic), hundreds…

A Visit from Mr Egypt!

14th November 2019

Year 4 had a fun-filled, action-packed day with Egyptologist, ‘Mr Egypt’, this week.  The world of Ancient Egypt is a fascinating part of history, which the girls have been learning…

Odd Socks Day!

13th November 2019

Monday marked the start of Anti-Bullying Week, an annual awareness campaign that takes place each November. On Tuesday we celebrated ‘Odd Socks Day’, a fun and important initiative led by…

Life as a Victorian at Kent Life Farm

11th November 2019

As part of their history curriculum, our year 5s are learning all about the Victorian era. Kent Life Heritage Farm Park offers immersive themed days for school children – there’s…

Charity Concert at the Royal Albert Hall

6th November 2019

‘On Monday 4th November, 39 of our year 5 girls visited The Royal Albert Hall to rehearse for a Barnardos charity concert the same evening. We joined a large choir,…

A Tour of Nower Wood

23rd October 2019

‘The Year 3s had a fantastic time at Nower Wood today – we are all officially tree experts! We examined different types of trees, investigated life cycles and made soil……

What a Week for Sport!

23rd October 2019

Hockey: The U10 A and B teams played in the St George’s hockey tournaments last Saturday. Neither team lost a match in their respective groups; the A Team drew with…

Florence Nightingale Workshop

23rd October 2019

‘Year 2 were very lucky to have a visit from Florence Nightingale last week. She took us on a special journey back in time to the Crimean War. We learnt…

Creative Writing with Cath Howe

21st October 2019

Last week, local children’s author, Cath Howe, hosted a series of interactive creative writing workshops for our junior pupils.   Cath used a variety of weird and wonderful objects to…