Category: Prep School

MUDDY KNEES & PRE PREP BLOG: WEEK 9

18th November 19

Developing last week’s interest, this week the Pre-Prep and Muddy Knees pupils have been exploring ‘The Gingerbread Man’. Pupils came together to listen to the story before using their creative skills to make character masks representing the characters in the story.   Using their mathematical skills to measure the ingredients to make gingerbread people however,…

PREP SCHOOL SPORTS ROUND UP – WEEK 8

8th November 19

U9 Football v Northbourne Park The U9’s played against Northbourne Park. We started off with some excellent play from Cooper which meant we scored our first goal. Josh made some amazing passes which led to two more goals. The final score was 3-0. We then played a training match to finish the afternoon. Man of…

HEALTHY BODY, HEALTHY MIND BENEFITS PREP SCHOOL PUPILS

7th November 19

Prior to the half term break our Prep School pupils threw themselves into Healthy School week with great gusto. Pupils were thoroughly exhausted by the end of the week and for good reason having participated in an action-packed timetable for exciting activities. The programme for the week was tailored to the age of the pupils…

PREP SCHOOL BLOG: MICHAELMAS TERM NO.2

14th October 19

Following an incredible start to the academic year, the Prep school races to half term with as much gusto and energy as day one. No two days are ever the same and there is so much going on every day; our buildings buzz with the excitement of learning differently! To mention just a few highlights,…

PREP SCHOOL SPORTS ROUND UP – WEEK 4 & 5

4th October 19

Wednesday, 2ndOctober – U11 Spring Grove Tournament On Wednesday 2ndOctober 2019 Dover Prep School played a tournament at Spring Grove. Kick off was at 1.30pm and our first match was against St Ronan’s. We started off well with Joe scoring 2 goals in the first half and then Sacha scored another 1 in the second…

MUDDY KNEES & PRE PREP BLOG: WEEK 4

30th September 19

Muddy Knees pupils have embraced their new roles as recycling superheroes this week. Using the appropriate bins for recycling, using both side of a piece of paper and planting new plants in the playground the youngest members of the Dover College family have really got to grips with the Prep School termly topic ‘The Global…

PREP SCHOOL SPORTS ROUND UP – WEEK 3

24th September 19

U9 Boys Football Wednesday, 18th September, the U9 boys played against Northbourne Park. We started off strong with some good passes by Josh which led to the first goal. Cooper created some good space and scored. Humphrey made some good saves. Unfortunately, they got around us and scored a goal however, the final score was…

PREP SCHOOL BLOG: MICHAELMAS TERM No. 1

23rd September 19

It has been an incredible start to this academic year, from the moment the Prep School pupils bounced back through the classroom doors it has been non-stop! Pupils from Prep 1 upwards arrived back at school having completed a whole host of stunning holiday projects to kick-start this terms learning topic, Global Dimension. The theme,…

Pupils Welcome D-Day Veterans

17th June 19

Pupils Welcome D-Day Veterans Return to Dover Following Celebrations Across The Channel On the 9th June, the ship carrying 255 D-Day veterans back from the commemorations in France was diverted at short notice back into Dover due to adverse weather conditions. The MV Boudicca had been due to dock in Portsmouth for an official welcome…

Year Six Pupil Presented with First County Cricket Cap

10th May 19

Dover College is delighted that Sports Scholar and Junior School Captain of Sport, Olivia Kibler (Year 6) has recently received her first Kent County Cricket Cap. Olivia who plays for the U11 County Cricket squad was presented with her Cap by woman’s England cricket super star, Tammy Beaumont who also happens to be one of…