Month: October 2019

Taking a step back in time

29th October 2019

Here are some Year 1 children learning the hard way about life as a domestic servant in the Rothschild Mansion at Gunnersbury Park.  They definitely saw the advantages of a…

Exploring the eating habits of Henry VIII

29th October 2019

What’s on the menu at the Tudor Court?  Year 5 spent a wonderful day at Hampton Court Palace taking in the massive kitchens and being quizzed on which foods may…

Headteachers Award Winners

25th October 2019

Congratulations to the winners of the Headteacher’s Award this half term.  We hope you enjoyed Miss Scorer’s famous afternoon tea made especially for you all.  Mrs Byers, Mr Callander and…

Diwali: Festival of lights

25th October 2019

In Year 4 this week, Mrs Purkayastha and Mrs Padhi were kind enough to come in and share the story of Diwali with the class.  The children were very excited…

Hedgehog bread

25th October 2019

Pre-Kindergarten made bread this week and carefully crafted hedgehog rolls, complete with current eyes, raisin noses and prickles made from snipping the dough before baking.  Yummy!

Celebrating the harvest

25th October 2019

Working in partnership with the Kew Neighbourhood Association, Year 6 children enjoyed a wonderful afternoon delivering  over 50 harvest gift boxes to people in our community.  This lovely community-based scheme…

Clay sculpture: Picnic, takes first prize for Year 6

11th October 2019

Broomfield House School, Kew’s oldest independent school, entered a wonderful piece of sculpture called Picnic into the ISA Regional Art Competition in the Key Stage 2 3D Art Group category and were…

Terrific team spirit at the ISA Regional Gala

11th October 2019

The ISA regional swimming gala was held this week and 24 pupils from Broomfield were selected to represent our school. The swim squad did brilliantly, with a number of children…

Broomfield has winning magical formula in regional maths competition

11th October 2019

Four Year 5 maths whizzes battled it out against the top mathematicians from 20 other primary schools to take first prize in Hampton School’s annual Maths Wizard problem-solving competition on…

Owl Babies by Pre-Kindergarten

7th October 2019

Pre-Kindergarten have been enjoying Martin Waddell’s story ‘Owl Babies’ and making their own beautiful owl babies. The children demonstrated great dexterity in attaching cotton wool to fir cones using tweezers,…

Excellent in all areas: ISI Inspection Report

We are delighted to share the findings of the recent ISI Inspection which rated Broomfield excellent across all areas, both in the academic and other achievements of the pupils and in their personal development.

Here is the link to the report itself so you can read the inspectors’ wonderfully positive comments for yourself.