News from Around the Houses
Hopeman Year 10s recently enjoyed an afternoon's baking with Matron, Mrs H, during which they made brownies and cupcakes.
On the weekends the senior girls have been enjoying learning how to bake and make delicious curries.
The Year 9 girls have been focusing on their geography and language knowledge as they have been exploring different countries in different continents and learning how to say goodnight in a new language most evenings. They are fantastic at this and have loved the learning! They have also helped Housemistress, Mrs Beavan, set up her Christmas tree. The Year 11s have proved themselves to be excellent dog walkers throughout term for Mrs Beavan's chihuahua Ruby.
Meanwhile Tiggy T in Year 12 is keen to apply to the Marines and she and Mrs Beavan have been running together to build up her fitness and discipline.
It was the turn of Round Square's Year 11 boys to have a brew in the Silence Room this week, where they enjoyed some loaded nachos and a soft drink.
The Junior School
Pupils from the Junior School helped decorate the school's Christmas tree, while some of the boarders decorated the tree for their Common Room.