News & Events

Class Christmas Parties

15th December 2020

Wow, what a lot of fun! From Christmas jumpers to Christmas dinner, to Christmas parties to A LOT of sweets and chocolate! The children really did have the best day, just take a look at the pictures for proof.  Coming to the end of a tiring and unusual term, we all needed this blow out…

Christmas in Nursery

15th December 2020

As this has been a very strange year, Christmas has been a bit different, but we have taken this opportunity to start celebrating earlier than usual in Nursery to spread some Christmas spirit.  Every Friday has been Festive Friday where the children and staff have been invited to dress in Christmas clothes and take part…

A Million Words

15th December 2020

Starting in Reception, if a child reads for 20 minutes a day at home, they will hear approximately 1.8 million words per year.  They will have read for 851 hours by Year 6 and on standardized tests, they will likely score better than 90% of their peers. This is compelling data on the benefits of…

Virtual Reality comes to Edenhurst

15th December 2020

We may have been in lockdown, but that didn’t stop us taking the children on a trip, thanks to the wonders of virtual reality. What better way to visit the surfaces of the planets in our solar system, take a tour of the Galapagos Islands, see through the eyes of animals and swim with some…

An In School Trip

15th December 2020

In recent years, Pre-prep has visited Conkers, Delamere Forest and Cannock Chase for our annual activity days. Being in the grips of a pandemic, we thought that this year would have to be different but with the wealth of experience our staff have to offer, we decided to create our very own Activity Day.  Form…

A different kind of Nativity

15th December 2020

As we approach the end of such a strange year, it seems even more special that we were able to put on a Nativity at all! With the threat of bubbles being forced to isolate, we made the last minute decision to film a week earlier than planned. Luckily, Prep 3 rose to the challenge! …

A Letter to Santa

15th December 2020

A letter to Santa This year, for the first time in over 40 years, I wrote a letter to Santa. And it worked! Within a couple of days of writing it, my wish was partially granted. I am now utterly convinced that the remaining parts of my wish will also happen and we will have…

Our Poetry Recital Winner

11th December 2020

The Power of Poetry  If you know how to use poetry it will help you a lot in life. You could send an important message or feeling to another person. For some people, it has got them their dreams. All you need is confidence and projection; If you just pay attention to what you are…

How To Prepare For An Entrance Exam From A Prep 6 Perspective

20th November 2020

How I Passed My Adam’s Grammar Exam The day before the exam I was cramming as much revision as I could possibly get in. I did an exam for Adam’s Grammar School and really had to prepare very well to go to the school of my choice so it took a very long time to…

Edenhurst Will Continue to Strive

4th November 2020

Dear Parents, As we enter the second part of the strangest Michaelmas term, I thought I would share a couple of my thoughts about the half term with you. Firstly, we at Edenhurst will strive to make this term as ‘normal’ for your children as we can. Let’s face it, we could all deal with…

Why Edenhurst?

Why Edenhurst?