Month: July 2014

England Commonwealth Games star to come and coach at BG

31st July 2014

BG girls are in for a treat at the pre season netball training on Thursday Aug 28th. Along with ex England GA, Karen Grieg, we are delighted (and excited!) to welcome Stacey Francis, England GD at this Commonwealth games, to come along to BG for a coaching session.   Karen will deliver expert attacking sessions and Stacey…

Admissions update

28th July 2014

The Admissions Office is open throughout the Summer holidays, and can be reached by calling 01788 818249 or the main school number 01788 810217.  We currently have limited spaces in year groups across the school, and the Registrar will be happy to discuss admissions for September 2014. Bilton Grange is one of the country’s leading Prep…

Success at the National Prep Schools’ Athletics Championships in Birmingham

22nd July 2014

On Wednesday 2nd July, seven athletes travelled to the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham to compete in the National Prep Schools’ Athletics Championships after qualifying from the East Area meeting at Bedford in June. The weather was kind and the athletes were enthusiastic and looking forward to competing on the national stage. First to compete was…

Barbados

10th July 2014

It may be sunny in Rugby, but it looks like it is even sunnier in Barbados!  Catch up with the catches on the BG Barbados Sports Tour – here

Aladdin Trouble – Year 3 ‘wow’ the critics…

3rd July 2014

Year 3 ended the year with wonderful performances of their pantomime “Aladdin Trouble”.  The audience booed, hissed, howled with laughter and sobbed with delight as the children demonstrated accomplishments beyond their years.  “Fit for the West  End!” declared Mr Brindley. Photos can be found here.

Going wild in the wild gardens

3rd July 2014

To celebrate the children’s successful performances and round off our outdoor Science for the term Year 3 were treated to an afternoon of Camp Craft.  Mr Moore very kindly brought over to the Wild Gardens his bow saw and other equipment to ensure a smoky but fun filled afternoon.  It wasn’t long before all the…