St Margaret’s Prep School News

Springtime Cheer with our Annual Easter Hat Parade

On Wednesday 27th March, we celebrated the end of the Spring term with our annual Easter Hat Parade. There was much excitement in school as the children delighted in sharing their creations with each other.


Razzle Dazzle at 'Strictly St Margaret's' Spring Concert

On Monday 25th March and Tuesday 26th March, we were delighted to host our annual Spring Concert - this year with a 'Strictly' twist. 'Strictly St Margaret's' brought colour, song, dance and plenty and sparkle to the Southwell Hall!


Year 5 Cook Up a Storm with Calne Town Mayor Cllr Robert MacNaughton!

We were delighted to welcome Calne Town Mayor Cllr Robert MacNaughton to St Margaret's earlier this week. He enjoyed a tour of our campus and then joined Year 5's cookery session with Vaughan's Kitchen Cookery School!


Chamber Choir Reach Final of Banardo's National Choral Competition

Congratulations to our Chamber Choir, who were selected to perform at Barnardo’s National Choral Competition – the largest of its kind in the UK.


Year 2 Boys at Elstree Football Festival

After much excitement over the last few weeks, the Year 2 boys represented St Margaret's brilliantly at Elstree School's Football Fesitval earlier this week. 


Announcement - New Head of Prep

We are delighted to announce that, following a rigorous recruitment process, we have appointed Mr Alex Hopkins, to succeed Mr Luke Bromwich, as the new Head of Prep School from September 2024.


Watch out, Year 4 Vikings about!

On Friday 9th February, Year 4 enjoyed a jam-packed day to kick off their new unit of learning all about the Vikings!


EYFS Celebrate the Year of the Dragon!

On Friday 9th February, our Nursery and Reception classes enjoyed a Chinese feast to celebrate the start of the Year of the Dragon!


Year 4 visit Noah's Ark Zoo

To support their recent areas of focus on classification in Science and Biomes in Geography, Year 4 enjoyed a day out at Noah’s Ark Zoo near Bristol.


First Lego League 2024

Matilda (Year 6) shares her reflections on the First Lego League 2024 - a challenging but fun experience for the Year 6 team of eleven.  This year the theme was ‘Masterpiece’ " to ‘imagine and innovate new ways to create and communicate art across the globe’.