1 A School Full of Magic

A School full of Stories

A visitor arriving unexpectedly at school last Thursday morning would have been forgiven for thinking that Eversfield has a new school uniform. A uniform consisting of black cloaks, wands and round spectacles. Apart from Harry and Hermione, we had Horrid Henry, Moody Margaret, Mary Poppins and Robin Hood. Read more
1 What a Relief

What a Relief!

You have no doubt heard of the sporting expression ‘a game of two halves’. Well, it sounds as though Mrs Hastings’ Geography lesson with 4ML was a lesson of two halves, unequal in time but most certainly equal in both interest and genuine fascination. Read more

London’s Burning

Imagine if you walked unsuspectingly into your classroom one day after lunch and found an apparently random collection of objects strewn all over the floor…a wine bottle (empty, before you ask!), some cheese, a few biscuits and a little bit of spilt flour. Read more
Blog RLW MFL 2 Everyone is fine

French Spoken Here

These days it seems to me that the phrase “How are you?” is used as much as part of a greeting as it is in a genuine enquiry. There is no particular expectation of a response, and even less so of a detailed discussion of one’s woes and ailments. Read more
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Scholarly Pursuits

Last September, we launched our Scholarship Programme at Eversfield with a group of six children from Form Three. Read more
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An Appetite for Algebra

My mother often talks about algebra. Her loathing of it at school eclipsed even double Latin on a Friday afternoon and, when I mentioned that algebra would be the subject of this week’s blog, she defied me to come up with a purpose for learning about it. Read more
Blog 5MS Latin 1 Romans and Britons

Watch Out – Chariots About!

I never had the chance to learn Latin at school, and it something I have always regretted. A generation before me, my mother did study Latin, and loathed it with a passion until, in later life, she came to appreciate what a wonderful key to learning it can be. Read more
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Rugby Stars in Training

Rugby at Eversfield is riding high. This year we have not one, but two teams through to the national schools’ finals due to take place at Epsom College in the spring. Read more
Blog RAH Dinosaurs 1 Dinosaurs

Help! There’s a Dinosaur in my Classroom

Millions of years ago, the land now occupied by Eversfield School was covered by dense primeval forest and roamed by dinosaurs. For their latest topic, RAH found themselves transported to this lush and alien world as their classroom was turned into the set for Jurassic Park. Read more