Category Archives: The Royal School news

Alan Titchmarsh & Charlie Dimmock connect children with nature at The Royal School

The Royal School enjoyed record numbers at its fifth annual Grow For It event on Saturday 9 May, hosted by Alan Titchmarsh and Charlie Dimmock and supported by the Royal Horticultural Society, Waitrose, Yeominis and Chapelwood. This was a wonderful opportunity for The Royal School to share its wonderful grounds and exceptional outdoor learning facilities […]

Royal start to Royal School 175 year celebrations

HRH The Princess Royal attended The Royal School’s Prize Giving in Haslemere recently to help celebrate the achievements and endeavours of pupils over the last academic year. The Princess Royal’s presence was especially important as it marked the beginning of the celebrations of 175 years of Royal School history.  Princess Anne succeeded her Uncle, Lord […]

Alan Titchmarsh connects children with nature at The Royal School

The Royal School enjoyed record numbers and sunshine at its fourth annual Grow For It event on Saturday 10 May, hosted by Alan Titchmarsh and supported by the Royal Horticultural Society. Over 500 children under 11 took part in activities including: Make a Hairy Caterpillar, Paint a Plant Pot, Plant a Strawberry Plant, Plant a Mixed Hedge, Bug Hunt, […]

The Royal School enjoys everything French

The Royal Junior School in Hindhead enjoyed a ‘French Day’ on Friday 24 May. Everyone from Reception Class to Prep 6 joined in making the day special, through activities and events associated with France. To create a Gallic atmosphere they all wore clothes of red, white and blue.  The overall effect was very colourful and […]

Baroness Sharp visits The Royal School

The Royal School hosted a talk from a member of the House of Lords on Friday 15 March, as part of the Nelson House enrichment programme. Baroness Sharp met with Sixth Form students for an hour to talk about the work and role of the House of Lords and to encourage students to engage more […]

Boarders at The Royal School have fun in the snow

The Boarders at The Royal School were very excited when the snow arrived recently, in particular, those from overseas who had never seen snow before. There were many pleas to go out to play so the Boarding staff led them into snowman building, sledging and snowball fights! Some of the younger Boarders went on a […]

Christmas at The Royal School

The pupils at The Royal School have had a festive few weeks running up to the end of term. Reception have been getting into the festive spirit by making Christmas puddings using a Mrs Beeton recipe. They all agreed the ingredients smelt delicious! The whole of the Junior School sat down to a scrumptious Christmas […]

The Royal School End of Term – Song & Dance and Critters!!

End of term is a song and dance at The Royal School The biennial Royal School Revue took place at the end of term.  Over three nights all the girls from Year 5 to the Upper Sixth, as well as some intrepid staff, took to the stage in a “Gem” themed show of musical numbers […]

Royal girls have a ticket to Ryde!

Team Royal

The Royal School’s Year 5 and Year 6 travelled to the Isle of Wight last weekend for a sports tour. The girls and staff were very much looking forward to it despite the poor weather forecast.  Their itinerary included visits to Puckpool Park, once a Victorian fortification Battery used to guard the Solent, now a […]

Grow For It with Alan Titchmarsh at The Royal School

Grow For It, the Royal School’s gardening and wildlife experience for under elevens with Alan Titchmarsh was held on Saturday at the Junior School at Hindhead for the second year in a row and was another overwhelming success. Despite the damp and chilly weather visitors weren’t deterred: over 500 were able to enjoy the free […]