Pupil Post: 2 July 2021

Dear Parents, The children have really enjoyed the lovely weather this week and lots of activities and trips have been taking place. The Year 8 pupils had a fun-filled and fabulous time in Derwent Water and were very adventurous, participating in ghyll scrambling, raft building, abseiling and canoeing, and Year 5 children had a gloriousRead More »

Pupil Post: 25 June 2021

Dear Parents, This morning, pupils and staff across both the Junior and the Senior School, have been celebrating a certain someone’s very special birthday – Mr James is turning 50 this weekend! Senior School reception was festooned with birthday balloons for Mr James’ arrival and all pupils in the school took part in a specialRead More »

Pupil Post: 18 June 2021

Dear Parents, Red House has really been a hive of activity this week. Over in the Junior School, children in Year 4 really enjoyed their Mexican Day, and highlights included tasting some delicious Mexican tortilla, whilst listening to some Mexican music. Pupils in Year 4 have also enjoyed a singing session, accompanied by our talentedRead More »

Pupil Post: 11 June 2021

Dear Parents, It’s hard to believe I only have four weeks left with the children.  I’ve thoroughly enjoyed five wonderful years at Red House; which is the longest I’ve ever worked at any school in my career.  This is testament to how rewarding I have found my time here.  I will miss watching the childrenRead More »

Pupil Post: 28 May 2021

Dear Parents, Despite the erratic weather this week, it has not stopped the children getting out and about and participating in a range of sporting fixtures and outside learning. Pupils in the Senior School even managed to enjoy a very tasty barbeque lunch this week (although it did have to be brought indoors on TuesdayRead More »

Pupil Post: 21 May 2021

Dear Parents,   It has been another super jam-packed week at Red House, with pupils in Nursery to Year 3 practising for their Sports Day, KS1 and KS2 children have been completing their summer term assessed piece of writing, and Year 1 pupils have been helping to plant in the courtyard. Across in the SeniorRead More »

Pupil Post: 14 May 2021

Dear Parents, This week, Mr Haywood has told me how much he has enjoyed seeing Junior School pupils have yoga sessions in the sun, painting their own pebbles, and creating their own wellbeing garden, amongst many other things. It has been a pleasure to see the pupils embrace the Mental Health Awareness Week. Across theRead More »

Pupil Post: 7 May 2021

Dear Parents, Red House has been positively buzzing with activity this week and the children have been extremely busy. Election fever hit the Year 6 yesterday, with pupils in 6C forming their own political parties and conducting a hustings, followed by a Q&A session, in PSHE. Five parties are participating in the upcoming election nextRead More »

Pupil Post: 30 April 2021

Dear Parents, It has been another very busy week at Red House across both sides of the pond! The Year 11’s have finished their first two weeks of assessments and this morning, Year 5 pupils performed their fabulous May Day assembly to parents. Fortunately, the bad weather held off and they were able to entertainRead More »

Pupil Post: 23 April 2021

Dear Parents, I hope you all had a fantastic Easter and could take advantage of the easing of some of the restrictions. It has been wonderful to have the children back in school this week and to see them happy and playing on the sports field in the glorious sunshine! This week has been aRead More »