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Burney Music Scholarship in the bag!

Congratulations are due to Oliver Connell, who has gained a top Burney music scholarship to Shrewsbury School following auditions last week. Oliver is pictured here (centre) with (among others) Crispian Steele-Perkins (2nd left) and Sean Wentel, one of our previous scholars. For his audition Oliver produced a slightly…

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National Schools Recycling Project

As part of our Eco-schools work, we are collecting bottle tops as part of a national schools recycling project organised by the local British Ironwork Centre in Oswestry. The idea is for each participating school to fill the giraffe with bottle tops (once or as many times as needed over a one-month period) and use them to…

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Thanks for being great sports!

Over the last two cold January weekends we have welcomed our parents to join in our weekly Saturday sports. Invited to ‘have a go’ at netball and lacrosse parents turned up with bags of enthusiasm and a willingness to get involved. Encouraging our parents to join in provided for a fun and engaging taster session of netball…

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ABRSM Music Exam results – Autumn Term 2019

S AMARNATH     PIANO     04     121     Merit E BARR     PIANO     Prep     Pass I BOOTH     PIANO     01     136     Distinction O CONNELL     TRUMPET     06     126     Merit F DUGDALE     PIANO     03     112     Pass M DUGDALE     PIANO     03     103   …

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School Games Mixed Tag Rugby  

The School Games is a programme designed to keep competitive sport at the heart of schools and provide more young people with the opportunity to compete and achieve their personal best. We are proud to be part of the programme and pleased to be able to offer our facilities and host this, and other events.   Our pitches…

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Lesley Lear

  We were shocked to hear at the weekend that our LAMDA teacher, Mrs Lesley Lear, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday. Lesley taught a large number of children at the school, and will be remembered affectionately by colleagues and pupils alike. Our thoughts are with her family and friends at this time. Bereavement can be…

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Press Release: Shrewsbury School Scholarship Success

Prestfelde School, a leading independent school in Shrewsbury, is celebrating the success of five of their Year 8 pupils in gaining prestigious awards from Shrewsbury School. Following the recent assessments, ‘The Sir Michael Palin All Rounder Scholarships’ were awarded to Edward Key and Clemmy Sowden. Launched in 2017 the…

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Join us for our Open Morning

On Friday 11th October, we will throw open our doors for children and their families who may be thinking of joining Prestfelde. Everyone with an interest is invited to register to attend the school’s Open Morning. This is a chance to experience life at Prestfelde – you’ll be given a guided tour of the school, have the…

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A football treble for Prestfelde!!!

Our U11s and U13s both won the main Shrewsbury School six a-side football festival, beating off both local and national teams. Our U11s beat Terra Nova, Old Hall and St.George’s 3-1 in the final to lift the trophy for the fifth time in six years! Our U13s beat Priory, Cothill, St. Anselm’s, Lockers Park and Terra…

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National Schools U11 cricketers at Oakham School for Finals

Congratulations to the U11 Boys cricketers who gave it their all at the National Finals before finishing in eighth place. At Oakham School for the Final day, and playing the eventual winners, followed by the team who finished third, our boys were in a tough group to qualify. Despite good bowling and improved fielding, the team…

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