School Calendar 2018 - 2019 for West Sussex independent school, Sompting Abbotts Preparatory School
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!
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!
Drop into our open afternoon on Friday 5th October 3.30-5.30pm and stay for tea and cake! It's the perfect opportunity to drive through the gates, see our historic Neo-Gothic house and 30 acres of grounds, meet our friendly staff and pupils and have a tour of the school. We've lots of free and fun activities for children to try out, including nursery hand-son activities. Coding club and a big bonfire in the grounds, where we'll be toasting sticky marshmallows and hot dogs for everyone. We look forward to meeting you! Find out more here.