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ABRSM music exam results so far

Candidate Subject Grade Mark Cat SUNEET AMARNATH PIANO 01 105 Pass OLIVER COOL PIANO 06 117 Pass BLAISE CORBETT SINGING 01 116 Pass IRIS DOWNES SINGING 05 121 Merit OSCAR EDMUNDSON FLUTE 05 125 Merit JAMES EMERSON ALTO SAXOPHONE 03 107 Pass BENEDICT FARQUHARSON PIANO 01 121 Merit JAMES GIBBON SINGING 03 124 Merit…

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Musical Flashmob Surprises Shoppers in Shrewsbury

The peaceful setting of Shrewsbury Market Square was disturbed on Friday lunchtime by a ‘flashmob’ orchestra playing themes from Pirates of the Caribbean. Shoppers were stopped in their tracks as brass, woodwind, strings and even a double bass (hard to keep that one secret!) emerged from behind the pillars of the Old Market…

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School Games Partnership Event

Prestfelde School welcomed 13 local primary schools to join its own two Year 2 teams in a day of sporting activities . The joint venture with Shrewsbury School Games Partnership, held for the fourth year running at Prestfelde’s on Thursday 23rd June, saw children engage in parachute games, ball skills and athletics.…

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National Success for the Prestfelde U13 Cricket Team

Having beaten Denstone, Birkdale (Sheffield), St. Olave’s (York) and Bedford en route to the national semi-finals at St Edward’s School in Oxford, the Prestfelde’s U13s side were drawn against Caldicott School (Buckinghamshire). Unfortunately Caldicott were too strong which meant a 3rd place play off and not the final. A…

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Summer Sports Bulletin

GIRLS – Lacrosse REIGNING REGIONAL CHAMPIONS Prestfelde girls defended their title as regional champions at the 2017 West Midlands POP Lacrosse tournament, earning a place in the national finals. There were 11 teams competing at this year’s tournament, hosted by Malvern St James girls’ school on Thursday, May 25.…

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Prestfelde Becomes a Member of the National Poetry Society

Prestfelde is now a proud member of the ‘National Poetry Society’, an organisation that connects both adults and young people with the transformative power of poetry. The society is at the heart of poetry in education, growing and nurturing relationships between poets, pupils and teachers. As members of the society,…

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13+ Scholarship Success at Prestfelde

It has been another year of impressive scholarship applications at Prestfelde with 16 pupils gaining 26 scholarships at a number of high profile secondary schools and colleges. Our pupils impressed across a range of academic, music, art and sporting scholarships, winning places at Shrewsbury School, Moreton Hall, Malvern…

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The Arts Should Be A Right Not A Privilege

Welcome to the third in our series of blogs when we talk to teachers about their subjects and how they fit into the modern curriculum at schools. In this article, we turn our attention to the Arts and speak to Helen Allen, Head of Art at Prestfelde, about the importance of creativity in a child’s education. “While at…

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Prestfelde Year 6 French Trip

The Year 6 French Trip to Normandy this year will visit the beautiful Chateau de la Baudonniere in South-West Normandy. In order to keep parents, brothers, sisters, grandparents and friends in close touch with those on the trip, a blog has been set up which will bring you news and pictures day by day, and which will allow you…

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April Sports Round-Up

Prestfelde is celebrating double success after travelling to the south of the county to compete in cricket and rounders tournaments. The under-11 boys from Prestfelde School got their season off to the best possible start by winning the Moor Park cricket tournament for the third time in four years, while the under-11 girls…

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