Book a Visit
img

World Book Day

Posted: 10th March 2021

It was the official World Book Day last Thursday. However celebrated the joys of reading all week with staff readings, our ‘secret reader’ competition, and a host of guest speakers!

Bali Rai, prize-winning author of (Un)arranged Marriage, Rani and Sukh and Mohinder’s War (among many others), talked to Year 10. Bali’s fascinating talks looked at multi-culturalism, identity, empathy and the importance of reading.

Beverley Naidoo talked to Year 7 and 8 on Wednesday. Beverley had our girls enthralled with her tales of South Africa under apartheid, and the courage shown by those who opposed apartheid and other forms of oppression.

Jasbinder Bilan, prize-winning author of the beautiful books Asha and the Spirit Bird, and Tamarind and the Star of Ishta, talked to Year 5, 6, and 7 last Friday for world book week!

Categories: Sixth Form Senior School Prep School General
icon
icon
icon
icon
Prospectus
Download our Whole School, Prep or Sixth Form Prospectus
Read More
Admissions
Early registration is advised for entry at all ages. Please get in touch with the Admission team for more information
Read More
Newsletters
Stay up to date with the latest news and events from across the School
Read More
Bursaries and Scholarships
Find out more about financial support, including Early Years funding available.
Read More