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Millfield Prep celebrates Safer Internet Day



As a school, Millfield Prep have been heavily involved in Safer Internet Day this year, which was celebrated globally on Tuesday February 6th. The theme of the day was ‘Create, Connect and...>>

Pupils through to the Trampolining National Finals

Sport & Activities


Five teams and five individuals competed in the Southern Zone Trampolining Finals in Kent recently and their efforts resulted in qualification for the National Finals. The U11 Girls A team, U11...>>

Prep problem solvers in action



Mathematicians in Years 4 and 5 have been expanding their mathematical skills at competitions and by using technology.

Eight pupils in Year 4 travelled to Red Maids’ High Junior School...>>

Millfield Prep musicians in orchestra success



A number of Millfield Prep musicians have successfully won places to join the National Children’s Orchestra, the Devon and Somerset Wing Air Cadet Band and the Somerset County Youth Concert...>>

Year 5 pupils create Roman mosaic coasters



Pupils in Year 5 have been learning about Roman mosaics as part of their ‘The Great, The Bold and The Brave’ topic. They have explored the history of the Greeks and Romans and the...>>

Year 6 explore migration through thematic learning



Year 6 pupils have started their new topic of learning called ‘Moving People’. The concept of this unit is to understand that sometimes people choose to move or it is sometimes forced...>>

Year 8 bakers learn history of the Chelsea bun



As part of their course, Year 8 pupils have been learning how to make the famous Chelsea bun.

As well as honing their bread making skills, they were also learning the history behind the bun...>>

Year 8 drama production of Beauty and The Beast

Creative Arts


Year 8 pupils rounded off the term with a staged performance of the traditional fairy tale, written by a French novelist of Beauty and The Beast. The drama production was performed across two...>>

U13 Basketball team heading to the IAPS Nationals

Sport & Activities


Our U13 team, made up of five players, competed against King Arthur’s School, Wincanton, for the U14 Central Venue League tournament at the end of the autumn term. The team were playing to...>>

Pupils enjoyed a German Christmas workshop



Year 6 and 7 pupils took part in a German Christmas workshop at the end of term. Language teachers from Millfield taught pupils all about German Christmas customs and the children enjoyed a quiz...>>