Beyond
the Curriculum

The curriculum is enhanced for all girls throughout the year with a well balanced programme of school visits and workshops. Girls are given the opportunity to participate in national competitions and sporting events, and regular visits to the school allotment are also used to extend the girls' studies in a variety of subjects.

As the girls get older they begin to travel further afield for their school visits with the opportunity for residential visits. In Year 4, the girls can experience the outdoor activities on offer at Boreatton Park, the PGL adventure centre.

Next comes the opportunity for residential visits. Girls in Year 5 spend a week at the Cranedale Field Studies Centre, in Yorkshire, to extend their Science and Geography skills. France is the destination for the Year 6 girls who have the chance to study French culture and some adventure activities. 

Back at school, the Year 6 Summer Term curriculum also includes a programme of enrichment activities to extend the girls’ skills and interests further.  This follows the Year 6 annual musical production featuring all of the girls and providing a lasting set of shared memories.

Preparatory Headlines

Medieval Mayhem!

19 Apr 2024: This week saw the culmination of much hard work when Year 6 girls gave three stunning performances of ‘Robin and the Sherwood Hoodies’!   At the start of...

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News from Prep

19 Apr 2024: This week has been filled with drama as our Year 6 production took place on Tuesday and Wednesday. Monday was a busy last rehearsal day before the girls and...

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Two Firsts for Kindergarten

19 Apr 2024: The girls in Kindergarten always enjoy their learning and excitement levels reached an all time high this week.  They were so excited to begin their swimming...

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Flowering Phenomenon

19 Apr 2024: EHS girls enjoy visiting our neighbours, the Botanical Gardens, throughout the year. This week, after hearing on the national news about a special plant...

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