Cycling At Whitehall Independent School, Cambridgeshire this week we have been cycling around Cambridge. Cycling
Lucy Ockenden sent this photo of her and past pupil, now Dr Hanish Patel, meeting up in New York whereHanish now lives.Both pupils left Y6 to go on to Independent schools; Lucy won A scholarship to Felstead.Past pupils Dr Hanish Patel and entrepreneur Lucy Ockenden reunited in New York.
Children from Reception up to Year 6 set off one rainy day for Cambridge. Upon arrival, the rain stopped and the sun kept breaking through. We split into Infant and Junior groups. All of us visited the Cambridge Science Centre, with the Infants learning about how our bodies work and the Juniors learning about forces [...]
Do you know which animal possesses a median notch, melon, beak and flukes? The answer rather unbelievably is a dolphin, Jasmin’s favourite animal. Her presentation ran through the main features of the mammal and stimulated an interesting discussion about sonar and how dolphins use echo location in a similar way to Atlantic fishermen trying to [...]
David presented a thoughtful and interesting piece about his new rabbits, who will be arriving soon to inhabit the empty hutch! He told us all about their habits, particularly their diet and what is poisonous to them. Do you know which of the following plants are dangerous to rabbits? Dandelion Daffodil Rhubarb Foxglove Cow Parsley [...]
History & Ethos Whitehall School is a proprietorial family-run school which was established in 1983 with the aim of providing an alternative to the larger maintained or independent schools in the area. Its founders believed that with small class sizes and a maximum number of pupils in a setting, the children would have the opportunity [...]