Year: 2014

New Calendar available

22nd December 2014

The Lent calendar is now available here.   It will shortly be made available to download. Many thanks  

Alastair H.M. Munt

22nd December 2014

It was with very great sadness that we learned of the untimely death of Alastair in a road traffic accident on 16th December. Alastair arrived at Bilton in April 1973 following the appointment of his father, Mike Munt (OB 39-44), onto the staff the previous September. For the next 4 ½ years he was a…

To the moon!

12th December 2014

BG is one of the first schools in the country to sign up for Lunar Mission One – a once in a lifetime opportunity to be part of this incredible space mission.  As you can see, Year Three were particularly excited, because, whilst this will be a long term partnership with the team at Lunar…

Reception tell the story of the Nativity

9th December 2014

For the first of Pre-Prep’s Christmas performances, the Hall was packed with excited families awaiting their first experience of one Mrs Watson’s magical nativity plays. The little Roman soldier (played wonderfully by Harry Gorick) whose sole job was counting people, noticed that the townsfolk had stopped selling their wares and were  moving through the town…

Christmas Fair this Saturday from 3pm onwards

27th November 2014

A highlight of the festive calendar, the BG Christmas Fair takes place this Saturday, with a wonderful mix of small independent stalls.  Everything from pocket money toys to luxury gifts will be on sale, and it is a wonderful atmosphere in which to shop.  Stalls will be set up throughout the Gallery and Library, and…

Plenty of pre-school pottery painting!

25th November 2014

A big thank you to all the parents who came along to the Pre-School pottery painting on Tuesday morning. It was great to see new faces, and old friends, and new babies!  We will keep you posted as to the next event in the calendar for Pre-Schoolers, and Emma from Paint and Glaze will be…

Children in Need raises £1,000

25th November 2014

Some images from a successful onesie day!  A bit later than the rest of the world, but fun all the same.  Thanks to everyone who came in to school in their onesies, and to all who baked and bought cakes.  £1,000 is a tremendous amount to raise, and it will go straight to Children in…

Astroturf progress

25th November 2014

Despite the cold and the wet, the astroturf is nearly completed.  After many years in the planning, and huge fund raising efforts undertaken, the end is in sight.

BG remembers

11th November 2014

Bilton Grange came to a silent standstill at 11am this morning, as the school community remembered the fallen.  Last Sunday all those Old Biltonians who had died in active service were remembered, including Edward Drummond Baxter, who died in Afghanistan in 2012.

Bonfire – tonight!

7th November 2014

Arrangements for Prep children are as follows: With the exception of Bloodhound there will be no Options  today – we are expecting all children to stay in school for a supervised prep session from 4.45 and then to go for tea. Following prep and tea, there will be a safety briefing for all Prep children in…