Month: September 2018

Pondering pandas

26 September 2018

Well done to Thor in Year 1L for our Work of the Week. He wrote his own acrostic poem about pandas, thinking about where they live and how we can help endangered animals. Well done Thor! You can find out more about pandas from the WWF at https://www.worldwildlife.org/species/giant-panda.

Our headmaster in Families magazine

26 September 2018

In this month’s Families South West magazine our headmaster, Mr Tim Cannell, looks at his recent move from West Sussex to London and the  11+ in the capital’s schools on page 25. You can read the magazine here.

The Right Trousers

25 September 2018

Well done to all our teachers and children at Parson Green Prep. They wore their jeans at school on Friday to raise money for Jeans for Genes Day. We collected £268.96 at the door and wanted to say a big thank you to all those who contributed to this great cause. You can find out…

Our clubs featured in Fulham & Putney Life magazine

24 September 2018

It’s great to see our top five more unusual morning and after-school clubs featured in this month’s Fulham & Putney Life magazine. Many thanks to Life Magazines for the inclusion.

A promising start to the football season

19 September 2018

On Monday Prospect House hosted a Year 6 football tournament. We played some high-level football, particularly against Orchard House, where we came back from 2-0 down to draw 2-2. We again drew with Wimbledon Study 2-2 courtesy of some fantastic goal scoring from two of our players. We went a goal up against Hurlingham but a few…

When in Rome

19 September 2018

Our Work of the Week comes from Year 4. Their topic this term is Romans. They listened to the story of Romulus and Remus, all about the birth of Rome. The class then produced their own storyboard. This is Mila’s excellent effort where she clearly summarises the tale. Good job Mila!

Running for peace at PGP

19 September 2018

The World Harmony Peace Run team visited Parsons Green Prep on Monday before heading to France. The Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run is a global torch relay that embodies humanity’s universal aspiration for peace. The children had an inspirational assembly with the message that peace starts from within and how important it is to share…

Thank you from Doorstep Library

17 September 2018

The whole school loved fundraising for Doorstep Library over the last academic year. This local charity organises teams of volunteers to visit the same five families at home every week with rucksacks full of stories. Operating in some of the most disadvantaged areas of London, volunteers share their love of reading with children under the…

Our 2018 Open Day

11 September 2018

Places are filling up fast for our annual school Open Day on Saturday 6 October 2018 in Fulham. It starts promptly at 9.30am and runs through until 11.30am. Please call us on 020 7610 8085 or email admissions@parsonsgreenprep.co.uk to book your place. We look forward to meeting you and your family and showing you our…

Welcome back

5 September 2018

A very warm welcome back to all our current and new children, parents and staff. We hope that you had a fantastic summer holiday and we are looking forward to a great autumn term packed with learning, adventure and fun.