Year: 2014

U11 Girls to participate in IAPS tournament on 4th November

31st October 2014

On Tuesday 4th November some of the U11s girls will have the exciting opportunity of participating in the IAPS hockey tournament at Queenswood School in Hertfordshire. This is will be valuable experience and enable the girls to play against some untried opposition. This does not appear on the school calendar but will necessitate us leaving school at…

Independent Schools’ Lambs’ Rugby Trials – 2nd November

21st October 2014

We are delighted to welcome the Lambs’ Rugby Trials to Bilton Grange School on Sunday 2nd November from 10.30am. If you are visiting Bilton Grange for the first time, please do follow the directions here. During the day, bacon sandwiches, coffee, tea and hot dogs will be on sale, and profits raised from this will…

Forthcoming FAB events

14th October 2014

The next FAB event is the Pre-Loved party clothes sale.  This is taking place on Friday 17th October in the Conservatory, and all are welcome to participate – either by offering clothes for sale or by coming along and shopping!  Details on selling can be found FAB Preloved Partywear Sale seller instructions v2, and other…

Open Morning – Saturday 4th October

22nd September 2014

This term’s Open Morning is upon us, and prospective parents considering the next  step in their children’s education are encouraged to attend.  It takes place on Saturday 4th October at 10:30am, and all are welcome.  If you would like to attend, please call the registrar, Rebecca Bantoft on 01788 818249. We look forward to seeing…

Don’t forget it’s Jeans for Genes day tomorrow

18th September 2014

Please bring in a £1 contribution, and remember to wear denim on your lower half! You don’t need to wear school shoes, but be sensible in the shoes that you do wear!  School uniform of shirt/blouse and jumper/cardigan/slipover on the top half please. More info on the charity jeans for genes available here.

U11 & U10A/B will take place at Princethorpe

12th September 2014

Although technically home matches, these will take place at the astroturf at Princethorpe.  2.30pm for the U10s and 3.15pm for the U11s. Many thanks

Portals….

4th September 2014

As you will now know, particularly if you are a Prep parent, we have now got several new ‘portals’. Once everyone is familiar with how these work, this will ensure that parents can have visibility and access to information on every aspect of their child’s school day, from sports fixtures to activities, school reports to…

What a day! First full day of term!

3rd September 2014

A great start to the year –  it was wonderful to welcome so many new pupils to Bilton Grange, on what turned out to be a glorious sunny day. There were new starters in every single year group, and whether it was their first ever day at any school, or they were seasoned Year 8…

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…

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…