Zoolab Visit

16 February 2018

The children in Nursery and Reception were very excited just before half term when Andy, from Zoolab arrived with a host of different animals to show them. He brought two very slimey six week old African land snails called Mark and Gary, he also brought Leo the jungle gecko and Lily the giant forest scorpion […]

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Bishopsgate School Video

16 February 2018

Take a look at our fabulous School Video to get a glimpse of ‘Life at Bishopsgate’ School Video

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Year 5 Trip to Hampton Court

16 February 2018

The massed ranks of Year 5 marched through the gates of Hampton Court Palace for a visit as part of their Tudor Studies. They explored Henry VIII’s apartments, including the Great Hall and Watching Chamber and they took part in a fantastic workshop dramatizing the life of Henry VIII. The children got into costumes and […]

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Celebrating Difference Day

16 January 2018

Upon their return from the Christmas break, the children arrived back at school for a particularly unique first day of term. All children from Reception up to Year 8 took part in a range of activities that helped them celebrate the differences that make us all very special. If you think about it, we are […]

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Nick Gillingham, former Olympic Swimmer Visit

16 January 2018

We were fortunate to welcome former Olympic swimmer Nick Gillingham who visited the School to run a swimming session for all children who have been selected for the IAPS Finals.  Nick represented Great Britain in three consecutive Olympics; he broke 3 world, 10 European, 9 Commonwealth and 17 British records during his career and won 17 major […]

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Lower School Nativity

12 December 2017

This year’s Nativity ‘The First Christmas Present’ written by Miss Natalie Walsh (Head of Lower School) brought together the children from Nursery through to Year 2 in a singing and dancing display which highlighted the children’s talent. From the bossy Year 2 Angel Gabriel to some of the tiny little elves in Nursery, the children […]

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Christmas Bazaar!

10 December 2017

Fun was had by all at this year’s Christmas Bazaar. Santa arrived with his two cheeky elves and delighted the children in his magical, inflatable Grotto. Both the Senior and Junior choir sang beautifully adding to the festive atmosphere in Vickers Hall, which was enhanced by mulled wine and mince pies which warmed our spirits […]

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Local Elderly Concert

8 December 2017

Yet again, our yearly concert for the elderly took place on a sunny, December morning,  The Junior and Senior Choir performed various Christmassy songs to the local elderly residents who be driven the school. The concert was a huge success with both choirs performing pieces that they had worked tremendously hard to perfect. The mince […]

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Evening Music Recital

24 November 2017

Our School Chapel was transformed into a magnificent concert room for the first in our series of informal evening recitals. Surrounded by flickering candles and an appreciative audience made up of parents and staff, children from Years 4 – 8 performed with confidence and musicality. We were treated to a range of performances including guitar, […]


Remembrance Service at Bishopsgate

11 November 2017

The school was incredibly pleased to welcome Company Sergeant Major Bennison and his regimental Bugler earlier today, to what was a moving and thought provoking Remembrance Service. Our Head Girl and Boy, Sophia Sweeney and Oscar Lawson, along with Arthur Dib, Patrick Costello and Connie Marriott read beautifully, reminding us all of those from this […]