Easter

15th April 16

The whole school celebrated Easter in the final week of term with an Easter Egg Hunt in place of After School Club on the Monday and an Easter Celebration during the end of term assembly at St Paul’s church. Easter Egg Hunt The children had made baskets to collect their eggs, in advance so they…


Visit to Ham House

5th April 16

In March the Year 1 children visited Ham House to learn about life during the Stuart times. They had a wonderful day dressing in clothes which they were assured were the height of fashion at the time, alongside workshops which involved them heading to the servant quarters, dressing in aprons and and hats and making their…


Cross Country Tournament with Westbury House School

5th April 16

On the last Monday of term the Years 1 and 2 children donned their sports kits and met Westbury House children at King’s College Sports Ground for a Cross Country tournament. The children were utterly fantastic, putting their all into running the course. Miss Kilpin took them through a warm up session before they ran…


New Equipment Purchased from Christmas Fayre Proceeds

5th April 16

We would like to thank you once again for contributing to the success of our Christmas Fair, which raised an incredible £1800! When the concept of holding a major fund raising event was discussed at the Class Mums & Dads meetings we decided to focus on specific targets and to prioritise the purchase of playground…


Years 1 & 2 Football Match vs Westbury House

21st March 16

On Tuesday 15th March Years 1 and 2 hosted a football match against Westbury House School. The children worked hard using all the skills they have learnt through their Friday afternoon Football Club sessions. The children’s teamwork paid off and the Year 2 team won 3-0, whilst the Year 1 team drew 1-1. Everybody played…


Shrewsbury House Music Festival

18th March 16

On Thursday 17th March the Year 1 and 2 children participated in the Shrewsbury House Music Festival. From start to finish the children conducted themselves in a professional and mature manner and were great ambassadors for Park Hill. They sang four songs, two of which were chosen by Mr William Morris, Director of Music at…


Snakes in School

4th March 16

On Friday 26th February a Year 1 child and her father brought their pet snakes to school! The Year 1 children were fascinated to learn many snake facts such as ball pythons roll themselves into a ball when afraid and that they can fall asleep for up to a month after eating. The children had…


Park Hill Feature in Darling Magazine

5th February 16

We were delighted to be asked to discuss healthy eating for children with Darling Magazine who, wanting to learn more about the effect a healthy diet plays in childhood, approached Park Hill for our thoughts. A healthy, well balanced diet in childhood is essential for children to be able to fulfil their potential. We cannot expect…


Teddy Bear Week At Rhyme Time

5th February 16

On Monday, 1st February the Rhyme Timers brought their teddies to sing, amongst other nursery songs, a medley of teddy bear songs. Below are some videos and photographs from the session. Rhyme Time, led by the Performing Arts & Music departments of Park Hill, is at the Rose Theatre every Monday from 11:15am – 12pm. It is a…


The Fire Department Visit Park Hill

22nd January 16

On Wednesday 20th January the North Kingston Fire Department visited the Year 1 and Year 2 children. They gave the children an interesting talk on fire safety, teaching them how to be safe should an emergency happen and how to get out of buildings quickly, if the need arises. The children took great delight in…