Year 1

Year 1 visit Addington Hills

13th October 2022

Year 1 went to Addington Hills to look at the view of London and Croydon linking to their learning in Geography “Where I live”. They pointed to the various features of human and physical geography. The boys enjoyed going up and down the hills a number of times. It was a wonderful day out!   

Mindfulness in action!, Madame Hargreaves

2nd February 2022

Year 1 have been having weekly mindfulness classes with Madame Hargreaves. They are learning the importance of living in the moment and giving our busy brains a break. Regular practice of being mindful not only makes us happier, but it can also help improve concentration, reduce stress, and improve our ability to cope with negative emotions like fear and…

James Carter Visits Elmhurst School for Boys – HI, Yr 4

24th November 2021

On the 23rd of November 2021, famous poet, James Carter, visited Elmhurst School for Boys to conduct a Poetry Workshop for Years 1, 2, 4 and 5.  When I saw a mysterious man in our school hall, playing the grand piano and an electric keyboard, I was pleasantly surprised, because I was expecting a serious…