Prestfelde

13 Nov 2015
A Shrewsbury preparatory school has appointed its first female head teacher. Fiona Orchard, currently one of two deputy heads at Prestfelde School in London Road, will be promoted to the position from January 2016. Mrs Orchard joined the London Road school, which has almost 300 girls and boys aged from three to 13, six years ago. She will succeed Mark Groome who is stepping down as headmaster of...
18 Sep 2015
Prestfelde School’s footballers have got off to a flying start in the new season. The Shrewsbury preparatory school’s colts team took the top spot in their first tournament of the term. The pupils competed in the ‘Shrewsbury Sixes’ event, which attracted teams from Shropshire and surrounding counties and was hosted by Shrewsbury School, coming home with the trophy for the second consecutive year...
30 Jun 2015
A Shropshire school is celebrating an excellent year for scholarships - and is looking forward to starting a successful academic year in September, with admissions booming. Prestfelde Preparatory School, based in London Road, Shrewsbury, has announced that 16 of its final year pupils have won scholarships and awards. “This has been an excellent year for Prestfelde - we are delighted for our...
20 Mar 2015
Budding writers and illustrators from a Shrewsbury school got a chance to show off their talents when the publishers of some of the country’s favourite children’s comics popped in to see them. Pupils aged from three to seven from Prestfelde School took part in workshops run by a team of staff from Redan, who publish the children’s publication ‘Favourites’ and ‘Friends’ which feature Peppa Pig. “...
Subscribe to Prestfelde