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Success for kit car pupils

Sport & Activities


A small team of Millfield Prep pupils travelled to North East Derbyshire to take part in a kit car competition. Despite not winning every race, pupils Phoebe and Willow won the competition overall...>>

Summer Concert: A TV Supper

Creative Arts


This year’s Summer Concert saw over 150 excited pupils, ranging in age from Year 2 all the way through to Year 8, performing a huge variety of music themed around the subject of ‘A TV...>>

Boarders round off the year with end of term trips

Boarding & Day


The end of term has brought with it bittersweet finales for the boarders at Millfield Prep.

 The boys in Champion house rounded off the year with a wilderness trek in the New Forest....>>

Year 8 decamp to the Eden Project

Sport & Activities


The Year 8 pupils have been enjoying their end of year camp at the Eden Project in Cornwall.

For their accommodation, they stayed in recycled shipping containers, or ‘snooze boxes...>>

Year 6 play: The Highwayman

Creative Arts


Pupils in Year 6 brought their version of ‘The Highwayman Micro Musical’ to audiences at Millfield Prep with a dramatic and confident performance.

'The Highwayman' is a...>>

Year 7 geography pupils create Marauders Maps



Year 7 geography pupils have created their own Millfield Marauders Maps.

Inspired by the Marauders map from the Harry Potter books, this activity was back by popular demand as the pupils had...>>

Year 7 wetland habitat experience



To get a better understanding of habitats, the Year 7 pupils travelled to Gloucestershire to visit Slimbridge Wetland Centre.

Three activities enabled pupils to gain first-hand experience of...>>

Water fights and weekend trips: boarding life

Boarding & Day


Our boarders have been very busy with summer activities: the Chestnut boys have been making smoothies with healthy ingredients, the girls in Hollies and Berewall have made the most of the good...>>

Junior Sports Day

Sport & Activities


Our junior athletes braved the windy conditions to compete in the Junior Sports Day, an annual event where pupils compete for their houses in an exciting morning of sportsmanship and comradery....>>

Pupils learn practical skills at Bushcraft club

Sport & Activities


The attendees of Bushcraft Club have been learning how to tie shear and square lashings and how to find dry kindling to start a fire.

They will be using these skills later in the term to...>>

Year 3 visit Bristol Zoo



Pupils in Year 3 visited Bristol Zoo to find out about rainforests for their ‘Saving the World’ topic.

In addition to learning about what we get from the rainforest and how it is...>>

Records broken at Inter-house Sports Day 2017

Sport & Activities


A beautiful sunny day at the Millfield athletics track was the setting for an exciting, hard-fought, Inter-house Sports Day.

Pupils from Years 6, 7 and 8 competed in a huge selection of...>>

Boarders take on very first MPS Mudder

Boarding & Day


Fine weather has meant the boarders have been able to enjoy plenty of outdoor activities, including taking part in the first ever MPS Mudder. This gruelling obstacle challenge involved pupils...>>

Junior Creative Arts Day: Africa

Creative Arts


Pupils from Years 3, 4 and 5 fully immersed themselves in African culture during a Creative Arts Day, which saw them learn some of the native language, dance, art and music of Africa.


Year 7 Evening of Song: Battle of the Sets

Sport & Activities


Year 7’s Evening of Song “Battle of the Sets” was a night of varied and entertaining musical and vocal performances, with hits ranging from West End musicals Hairspray and...>>