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Chicks Have Arrived

16th November 2017

Last Thursday, we saw a chick hatch. It was amazing! We are lucky because we got to see the chick come out of the egg. He was so cute and very wet, we are going to call him Palmer Senior. We really like chicks ...

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Fresh Out of School

16th November 2017

On Thursday 16th November, the two Y3 classes went to the French Institute to watch “Fresh out of school”. This collection of short animated movies inspired by French poet Paul Éluard, is a j...

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Glendower Book Fair

16th November 2017

  A big thank you to everyone who supported our annual book fair. The Glendower book fair is an important event on the school calendar, it promotes interest in reading and book ownership as well as provid...

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The Nutcracker Performance

15th November 2017

Congratulations to Georgiana and Parishi (Year 5) who are performing The Nutcracker at the charity fundraiser event with the English National Ballet. The event will be held at the Coliseum Theatre for a special...

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Tout en haut du monde at South Kensington Kids Festival

13th November 2017

The Y5’s took part in the first event of the South Kensington Kids Festival. They went to the French Institute to watch “ Tout en haut du monde “, a French film about a young brave Russian gir...

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The Many Adventures of Paddington Bear

12th November 2017

Year 2 had a very exciting trip to the cinema to see Paddington Bear 2! In English, we have been learning about stories set in familiar settings and we enjoyed seeing Paddington’s adventures all over Lond...

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Victorian Studies

10th November 2017

As part of our Humanities topic on The Victorians, Year One had a fantastic trip to Leighton House Museum and Linley Sambourne House. The girls found out about the Victorian times and even met a real life Victo...

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Mia et le Migou Screening at the French Institute

9th November 2017

On Thursday 9th November the two Y4 classes went to the French Institute to watch “Mia et le Migou”, a French animation movie with English subtitles. The film was a great opportunity for the girls t...

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Rush Hour Concert

9th November 2017

  On Thursday 9th November, we hosted our first rush hour music concert for girls in the Upper School. Hopefully, this will be the first of many. It was lovely to see so many girls having the confidence an...

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French Speaking Competition Winners at Queen Annes School Caversham

1st November 2017

Congratulations to all the girls who won medals and Polina (Year 4) for winning the 1st place shield in the under 9 individual category for her performance of ‘La comptine’, at the popular Junior Fr...

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Wear it Wild

13th October 2017

On Friday 13th October, Glendower held a charity day in aid of Wear It Wild Day. There was a wide range of animals that came in to school including hippos, giraffes, elephants and snow leopards! This day was im...

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Reporting Natural Disasters at SKY Studios

12th October 2017

On Thursday 12th October Year 5 went to the Sky Skills Studio to take part in a workshop based on the topic of ‘Natural Disasters’. At Sky we had the opportunity to present, film, edit, produce and ...

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Harvest Festival

9th October 2017

Thank you to all our incredibly generous Glendower parents who donated items for the Harvest Festival which was gratefully received by the North Paddington Food Bank and for the £720 which was r...

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Breaking News at SKY Studios

4th October 2017

On Wednesday 4th October, Year 4 went to Sky studios to make their own news report about the World of Money. We went into the Headquarters and the actual studios to explore what it is like to be part of a news ...

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Mummification at the British Museum

28th September 2017

Year 3 went on their annual trip to the British Museum last week. This year the girls attended a presentation in the education centre which focused on how mummies had survived so well over the years and how new...

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Piers Torday Author Visit

25th September 2017

On Monday we were delighted to welcome award winning author Piers Torday to visit the Upper School. Piers’ bestselling series for children, The Last Wild trilogy was shortlisted for the Waterstones Childr...

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National Youth Orchestra Performance

24th September 2017

Costanza was selected to perform as part of the National Youth Orchestra in the under 10s category. This is a huge achievement as entry is highly competitive with hundreds of children from all over the country ...

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Success at Delancey UK Schools’ Chess Challenge Megafinals

15th June 2017

Jolnar (Year 5) took part in the highly prestigious Delancey UK Schools’ Chess Challenge - Megafinals Stage in Richmond this weekend and came second place in the U10 Girls category, hence, qualifying for ...

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IAPS National Fencing Champion

13th May 2017

Three girls went to represent Glendower last weekend at the IAPS national fencingchampionships which took place over two days: Zoe, Freya and Melissa. Many congratulations to Zoe who took first in the U11 Foil ...

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Glendower Swimmers are IAPS National Champions

6th May 2017

Glendower are IAPS National Champions!  K2 Leisure Centre, Crawley Congratulations to the 11 swimmers who qualified for the IAPS Swimming Finals out of 4000 competitors from 250 schools across the country....

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National Science Quiz Club Competition Finals

17th March 2017

Glendower was the only all girls school to reach the finals in the Science Quiz Club competition and came 3rd nationally! Go Glendower!  "On the 3rd March, Aneira, Sasha, Héloïse and Josefina w...

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Well done Year 6 for yet another set of excellent 11 Plus results

27th February 2017

I am delighted to announce it has been yet another fantastic year with great results at many wonderful schools. Our girls should be very proud of their achievement results. All the girls will be moving on ...

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