High School Musical

Over 80 Lower School pupils put on three stunning performances of Disney’s High School Musical to a packed Cedars Hall over several evenings this week, in this year’s vibrant and high octane Lower School Production. With catchy songs and intricate dance routines, the central theme of the show, the freedom to be yourself, chimes perfectly with the Wells ethos, esto quo es (Be what you are). Questions about identity, acceptance and peer pressure have never...
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Pre-Prep Arts Week

This year’s Pre-Prep Arts Week took place in mid-May and followed the theme A Snapshot in Time. Early Years pupils journeyed through time with Dr Who on their very own Tardis, with Year 1 pupils “visiting” Pompeii just before Vesuvius erupted to investigate the science behind volcanoes, conduct experiments with jelly volcanoes and soda and mentos eruptions, and meet some beautifully dressed Roman ladies from the era. Younger pupils “visited” the Jurassic period when dinosaurs...
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National SportsAid Award for Matt

Congratulations to Lower Sixth pupil, Matthew, who has been awarded a prestigious SportsAid Award following nomination from his governing body, British Triathlon. SportsAid helps the most promising young British athletes by providing them with financial support, recognition and personal development opportunities during the critical early stages of their careers. It helps more than a thousand young talented athletes across the country each year. Matt was nominated for a SportsAid Award as a result of his...
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Podium Places for Wells Runners

With the final race of the fiercely competitive cross country season wrapped up at Tor Leisure in April, Wells junior athletes were delighted with their final standing in the Mendip Junior League. Overall, Wells came third across the area; achieving the runner up award for both the Lower School Girls (Years 3 and 4) and the Upper School Girls (Years 5 and 6) categories.Singled out for particular praise this year are the following pupils, whose...
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Boarders’ Activities

Boarders enjoyed a trip to Longleat and an action-packed paint-ball session over the bank holiday weekend, part of the energetic programme of Boarders’ Activities provided by the School at weekends.At Longleat pupils enjoyed spotting the wild animals on the safari tour, held snakes and tarantulas, saw leaping sea lions on the Jungle Cruise, bounced across rope bridges and completed the famous Hedge Maze in just seven minutes.    The paint ballers enjoyed a frenetic afternoon of...
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