Tel. 01481 721602
RM UNIFY
The Ladies' College

All News

Beach Fun!

Pre-Preparatory Week Four: 15th - 19th May

Pre-Prep were joined by Form 2 on a fantastic beach trip, each group had a Pea, a Bean and two Form 2's. It started a little wet as we had a small shower of rain, however this didn't dampen the excitement, and soon the sun came out. The girls loved rock …

NEWS  PRE-PREPARATORY

Visit to the Victorian Walled Kitchen Garden

Middle Prep went to the Victorian Walled Kitchen Garden yesterday. We had a fantastic time and were not put off by the persistent rain. Janine and Pierre helped us to plant two different types of beans. After that we looked at the seeds of various plants and had a tour of the garden.

DSC00685

DSC00686

NEWS  MELROSE

Growing, Snails and Blocks!

The girls were excited to see this week that our potatoes and lettuce plants have both grown.  Some of our friends are becoming incredibly adventurous with some block creations. However on Friday we had some slippery guests in to play, we had snails everywhere, inside, outside and all about. Wow ba…

NEWS  PRE-PREPARATORY

A Busy Buzzing time!

Pre-Preparatory Week Two: 1st - 5th May

Pre-prep were lucky to have been invited by Vice Admiral and Lady Corder to visit the bee hives at Government House. On Friday we all set off very excitedly suited and booted and ready to learn about bees. We were welcomed by Lady Corder and Mr Gary. Mr Gar…

NEWS  PRE-PREPARATORY

Young Enterprise Awards

Congratulations to all of the Sixth Form students who took part in the Young Enterprise Awards last night.

All four teams; 3Rs, Dare, Silex and Supernova did a fantastic job presenting their YE journey to an audience of sponsors, advisors, teachers, family and friends. Congratulations to Louisa…

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM

Upper Prep - making toys

Upper Prep have been making toys from old hats and gloves - and stuffing them with old tights!

DSC00445

DSC00446

DSC00447

DSC00448

DSC00451

DSC00452

DSC00455

DSC00456

DSC00457

DSC00460

DSC00462

NEWS  MELROSE

World Aid Walk 2017

The Ladies’ College were pleased to be able to represent the Save the Children charity at the World Aid Walk, 1st May 2017 and would like to congratulate anyone and everyone who was involved in any way. In spite of very difficult weather conditions walkers, performers and volunteers helped raise…

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , MUSIC

Sun shining for the first week back!

: 24th - 28th April 

Everyone was very excited to be back this week. We had a lot of fun, music playing, playing on and with the new additions to the garden, lots of creativity happening indoors and out and rounded off the week hunting for bumble bees during Forests school.

1

2

3

NEWS  PRE-PREPARATORY , FOREST SCHOOL

Pre-Preparatory

Final week and Spring is here!!

We have had a fun filled week this week. We started the week with a play swim followed by the afternoon watching the Junior production of Alice in Wonderland - which was fantastic and the girls loved it.

DSCN2345

On Tuesday we celebrated a VERY special birthday an…

NEWS  PRE-PREPARATORY

Middle Prep

We  loved making our Easter chicks in Middle Prep. Poppy's Grandma came to our class to help us with the sewing.

DSC00590

DSC00591

NEWS  MELROSE

Physics "Cake Off"

Upper Five 1 finished learning the IGCSE Physics syllabus last week, so we decided that now was a good a time as any to have a "Physics Cake-Off"!


3

Jade Irish created "Abstract Physics", a model of the universe complete with …

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SCIENCE

Spring Music Concert

Tuesday 21st March was the annual Spring concert by the music department.

DSC 5309

The highlight of the musical calendar and we were not disappointed.

DSC 5323

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL

Prep Preparatory

Week 12 in Pre-Prep - Yippee Sunshine!

Pre-Prep have made the most of the dry weather this week, and even managed some of the days without coats outside! Summer must be coming.

1

 

2

The beans have been thinking about the sound 'j' and so we enjoyed some tasty toast and jam, kindly prov…

NEWS  MELROSE , PRE-PREPARATORY

Primary schools Island Netball tournament

The 29th March saw 9 Melrose girls compete in the Primary schools Island Netball tournament, this year they were placed in the 'Big' schools tournament so had to play some very hard games.

IMG 3383

The girls played really well and should be pleased with the improvement they have made since the s…

NEWS  MELROSE

Harry Potter Potions Lesson

Last week, year 5 students from Vauvert were invited to a Harry Potter Potions lesson in the Science Department.

IMG 2165 1

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL

Lantern Parade

Despite the freezing cold high winds , the girls and Miss Clements had an amazing experience and really felt part of the Parade.
IMG 0129
IMG 0137
IMG 0146 1
IMG 0139
IMG 0154
NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , ART

The Big Seed Challenge

Junior Remove enjoyed finishing their Science topic on growing with The Big Seed Challenge! They were working in teams to create a mechanism to disperse their seed across the classroom and came up with some great inventions, from The Pollen Slide to the The Seed Song . All groups worked collaborati…

NEWS  MELROSE , SCIENCE

Merlose Tag Rugby

On Saturday 25th March Melrose entered 2 teams in the Canaccord Tag Rugby Festival. Over 40 teams played over 122 games with nearly 500 children joining in the fun. Our teams were the only all girl teams.

Our year 3 and 4 team, Lailie’s Limas, coached by Lailie and Stuart Platt- Ransom played s…

NEWS  MELROSE , PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Planting and growing!

Week 11
Pre-Prep have been feeling positive that the weather is turning a little brighter and spring may be attempting to appear!

So out came the trowels and soil and Pre-Prep planted peas and beans in bags so they could watch them grow, as well as planting some of our wonderful coop vegetab…

NEWS  PRE-PREPARATORY

Sixth Form Psychology Workshop

Over 40 students took part in a Psychology workshop on Saturday hosted by Joseph Sparks from Tutor2u. The students worked incredibly hard throughout the day refreshing their knowledge on topics from the year 1&2 syllabus, as well as picking up tips for the upcoming examinations.

Fullsizerender

 

The U…

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , PSYCHOLOGY