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Edenhurst Remembrance Service – Head Pupil Blog

15th November 2023

The remembrance service was a lovely way to commemorate the loss of the soldiers who sacrificed themselves for us. The music and the congregation made it even better. My favourite part was the Year 6 readings of war poems. I also felt really privileged to be asked, as head pupil, to lay the wreath at…

Prep 6 Leavers’ Destinations

20th October 2023

At Edenhurst, we take great pride in our commitment to nurturing pupils for a seamless transition to a broad range of different senior schools and are proud of our track record in supporting children to choose the right school for them. We have a very successful track record of pupils being offered places at notable…

Head’s Blog: The Magic of Challenge

19th October 2023

“Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew”  – Cicely Tyson At the beginning of October I was invited to attend the ISA Midland Region Autumn Head’s Meeting at St Dominic’s Priory School in Stone. I was truly excited at the prospect of meeting with other Heads from the local area,…

The Importance and Benefits of Character Education

17th October 2023

The measures of a quality education extend far beyond academic attainment and exam results. However, many parents and schools often neglect Character Education as a vital part of a child’s educational experience. But what is Character Education and why is its importance greater than ever in our rapidly changing world? What is Character Education? Character…

All Smiles at Sports Day!

12th July 2023

This term, our main sporting event was our School Sports Day! It was a fantastic day filled with races, fun and family. All of our children from Reception to Prep 6 took part and gave their very best efforts. We couldn’t have been more proud of the effort from the children. The best part of…

A Stunning End of Year Performance

11th July 2023

Our end of year play, The Pirates of the Curry Bean was performed at the Mitchel Memorial Theatre on Tuesday 27th June. The performance involved all of prep 3-6 children, with a live band and professional sound and lighting. The children worked tirelessly over several months to prepare for the big performance and it paid…

Head’s Blog: Change

11th July 2023

There is nothing permanent except change – Heraclitus Thursday was dedicated to Edenhurst’s Prize Giving and Speech Day. What an event! A wonderful opportunity to bring the whole school community together to reflect upon and celebrate everything that has been achieved by our pupils over the last academic year. Their courage, perseverance and resilience continues…

Edenhurst shortlisted for Small Independent School of the Year Award 2023

11th July 2023

We are thrilled to announce that Edenhurst is in the running to become this year’s Small Independent School of the Year, after being shortlisted in the Independent School of the Year Awards (ISOTY) 2023. The ISOTY awards are now well-established as the sector’s leading awards programme and the focus of the 2023 awards is to…

Easter Adventures at Edventures Holiday Club

24th May 2023

Over Easter, Edventures had the exciting opportunity to visit Paddock’s Farm. Nestled quietly away on the Keele University Campus, you would never know it was there. This picturesque working dairy farm is worked on and owned by a 3rd generation farmer and his family. Upon arrival we were warmly greeted by Mrs Sam Summerfield, a…

Mrs Wardle Celebrates 25 Years at Edenhurst

24th May 2023

Congratulations to our fantastic Office Manager and ‘Font of all Edenhurst’, Mrs Wardle, who this month celebrated 25 years working at Edenhurst Prep School! If Mrs Wardle doesn’t know the answer, then nobody knows…

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