SHS Voices visit Harrow School

SHS Voices visited Harrow School for an inspirational afternoon of singing in the chapel with Director of Music, David Woodcock. After a high-paced rehearsal with Harrow’s chapel choir, the boys toured historic landmarks and sang evensong, performing Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus. Many thanks to Mr Woodcock and The Reverend James Power for an unforgettable experience.

Maths 4s

In assembly Eric S recounted the journey of the Maths 4s to Whitgift for their end-of-season match. He described the tense and high-scoring start, where the boys showcased their core skills in Round 3 and built an impressive 11-point lead going into the team round by taking points off their opponents. Their belief in their …

IPQ Presentations

Very proud of the Year 8 boys boys who presented their iPQ presentations to Mrs Hubbard and then the whole school in assembly. With titles ranging from: ‘Is nuclear fusion the energy source of the future?’ to ‘Is T20 the downfall of test cricket?’ The boys demonstrated their research skills, deep knowledge of their chosen …

Music Success!

Arthur T was also presented with two certificates for Rock School exams. He achieved a Merit for Grade 5 Bass Guitar and most exceptionally, a Merit for Grade 8 on the Electric Guitar. To achieve Grade 8 whilst still at Prep School is a fantastic achievement and we congratulate Arthur on his commitment and perseverance …

Music Soirée

Thursday evening’s Music Soirée was an outstanding showcase of musical performance from our most experienced ensembles and soloists from our upper year groups. We were also delighted to be joined by Mr Woodcock, the Director of Music at Harrow and Mr Foster, the Head of Outreach at Rugby School and Mr White, the Director of …

Egg-citing News: Chicks Hatch!

This week, in our Year 5 Life Cycles topic, there’s been a lot of excitement surrounding the arrival of our chicken eggs! Carefully moved to their cozy incubator on Monday, the boys have been eagerly watching in lessons, hoping to witness their hatching. Their patience paid off on Wednesday morning when we were greeted by …

Geography Trip to West Wittering

Year 6 enjoyed a day’s fieldwork to West Wittering on the Sussex Coast. Despite a few threatening clouds, the rain stayed away giving the boys a great opportunity to conduct a geographical study of coastal landforms, processes and proactive management in action. The boys were introduced to the study area, which included a discussion of …

Olympic Rower Visits SHS!

With the Olympics fast approaching, it was timely to reflect on how our SHS values align so closely with the Olympic spirit. Mrs Hubbard recalled her own experiences with the GB rowing squad, and the boys were quickly able to identify that aspiration, respect, perseverance, compassion and integrity are all highly relevant to elite performance. …