Entries by Lorna Stubley

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Self Defence Day

On Wednesday, FV and FVI learned all about self defence, how to use public transport safely, how to safely use our mobile phone outside, how to go online safely and what to do if we are made to feel uncomfortable while out without an adult.  Many thanks to PC Angie Gayle, PC Kerry Grover and […]

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Harry Potter Day at Seaton House

Tuesday was Harry Potter Day at Seaton House.  During Assembly, the Sorting Hat put us into our houses — Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw and Slytherin.  During the day, we played Quidditch and scored points for our houses, we made wizard hats, we  played wizard bingo, we made owl pom poms, dragon plates and painted potion bottles.  […]

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Form III & Form FIV – Ancient Greek Week

FIV & FV have spent a very interesting week learning all about life in Ancient Greece.  We learned all about art and pottery, the clothes we might have worn and all about myths and the culture, the gods and goddesses. We made crowns and Trojan horses, and in assembly, we showed off the Greek dancing […]

Reception Class Coffee Morning

This morning, Reception Class invited family and friends to hear their lovely singing, followed by morning coffee and lots of cake.  If we were really lucky, we got to hold a newly hatched baby duckling!  It was the loveliest celebration which really put us in the mood for Easter. Thank you so much to all […]

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Isle of Wight Residential Trip

FV and FVI have had the most wonderful time on the Isle of Wight this week, playing games, kayaking, paddleboarding, team building, learning all about dinosaurs and lots more — all in blazing sunshine.  Thank you so much to Mrs Wilson, Mrs Brooks, Mrs Riddick and Miss Parker for organising this amazing trip.   

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FIV Assembly

This morning, FIV led a very powerful and thought-provoking assembly.  The message was clear: we must accept  ourselves for who we are and that there are  some things about ourselves that we cannot change.  The important thing is that we must never, ever give up because we know that if we work hard and if […]

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Junior House visit Hampton Court

FI & FII had a wonderful time yesterday at historic Hampton Court.  We learned a Tudor Dance, we visited the Great Hall where a Tudor feast, fit for a King was laid out, we learned to ride a horse, Tudor-style and we went into the Chapel where King Henry VIII got married. We had an […]

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Senior House Spring Concert

All those present at last night’s Spring Concert will, I am sure, agree that it was a joy from beginning to end.  That so many pupils “put themselves out there” to play intricate individual pieces (or in one case a delightful duet) and rose to the challenge of public performance, says so much about their […]

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Seaton House celebrates Comic Relief Day

Today we celebrated Red Nose Day in aid of Comic Relief. Form II led the most amazing assembly which taught us to appreciate everything we have and to recognise how lucky we are. Every single girl remembered her lines and the words to every song. Thank you to Mrs Smith and Mrs Budgett for organising […]