School Calendar 2018 - 2019 for West Sussex independent school, Sompting Abbotts Preparatory School
Violinists from Years 5, 6 and 7 to Brighton College String Day 9.30 - 3.30 with Mrs Williamson. During the day, pupils will take part in instrumental workshops and orchestral rehearsals, receiving mentoring from string teachers and Sixth Form pupils in the afternoon. Netball (H) v Lancing Prep, Worthing U9s 2.15 pm.
Rugby, U9 (H), Year 5 (A) v Lancing Prep Hove. U13 (H) v Cumnor House. Netball (A) v Hurst U12, U10.
Selected Main School pupils will be taking part in the 789 Inter-school Maths Challenge event,hosted by Brighton College, where they'll be learning with and competing against more than100 children from around 10 other independent schools. Departure with Ms Farley after first break, lunch provided, return late afternoon.
Drop in and discover what school life is like at Sompting Abbotts on Friday 1st March 3.30-5.30pm. This is a relaxed event and you'll have the chance to tour the school. Our pupils act as your guides so you can ask all the no-holds-barred questions you like!
We've plenty going on to entertain children aged 2 - 12 years. Pick the sessions your child would enjoy joining in with: all the details are below. Our school tours start at 4pm but latecomers are welcome. Please drive through the gates and find a space in the school car parking area.
To broaden accessibility, we have launched a Merit-based Scholarships & Means-based Bursaries Programme so if you have questions on this, feel free to ask.
Find out more here: https://www.somptingabbotts.com/school-open-day-afternoon/
No need to book, you can simply turn up. It would help us with numbers, though, if you email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know your name and that you're coming. For more details or to arrange to see us at another time, call us on 01903 235960 or email email@example.com
Exams for Form 6 only until Wednesday; Young Voices Festival Chichester Cathedral - 11.00 - 6.00 (Year 6). ‘Voices for Peace’ is the theme for the Young Voices Festival 2019 – a collaboration between Chichester Cathedral, West Sussex Music and selected schools.
Yes, it's the quintessentially country Summer Fayre like no other! Join us for a traditional family fun-packed Saturday afternoon in our 30 acres of beautiful historic grounds. Everyone's invited! There'll be stalls galore – crafts, strawberry cream teas, face painting, delicious homemade cakes, luxury gift hampers raffle, guess the sweets in the jar, hoopla, wine tombola, pizza oven, BBQ, cocktails and Pimms tent, bouncy castle, a dog show and a whole lot more!
Year 5 are off to Winchester Science Centre & Planetarium to explore two floors of fascinating, interactive science exhibits, stunning South Downs National Park surroundings and a vibrant events programme especially designed for them.
Our Main School Carol Service takes place today. Prep parents are invited to join us for some rousing carols and demonstration of our children's musical talents for our annual carol service. We'd love to see you afterwards for tea and mince pies in the main school refectory.
Join us for our annual Christmas Fayre held inside our beautiful Neo-Gothic school building. Enjoy lots of gift and craft stalls, festive hampers raffle, children's arty activities, cakes, teas and mince pies, Santa's Grotto. Entry is free!
SAPA would also like to invite all the children across the whole school to enjoy a Christmas Jumper Day! We would like to ask parents to give each child a bottle for our tombola at the Christmas Bazaar.
Flu vaccinations for all children up to Year 4 take place today. No jabs - it's a nasal spray! All children in Reception class and school years 1, 2, 3 and 4 are offered their vaccination in school.Your child will be sent home with a letter, leaflet and consent form for this.
Netball v BHPS (A) U12 and U10
Under 9 (H) v Dorset House School, 2pm.
Short on uniform? Broadbridges Uniform shop will be in school from 2.30 - 4.30
C'est fantastique! Year 6, 7 and 8 are off to Chateau de la Baudonniere, a French language immersion school centre in Normandy. A beautiful farm and estate which enables total immersion in the French language with skilled and qualified animateurs, activities include archery, abseiling, aeroball, orienteering, bread-making, outdoor photography and the outdoor assault course - parcours de santé! Visits are planned to Bayeux, the Musée de la Tapisserie and local markets. French food and culture 100%! On the last night there is a talent show and disco – both were events Sompting Abbotts pupils excelled at last time!