Barnard Castle School

Taste of the Orient, L-R, Barnard Castle Preparatory School pupils Megan Sunley, Oona MacConachie, Bea Wilks man their China information stall

10th July 2023

GLOBETROTTING pupils travelled the world in a single day to put their learning on the map.   Years 6 pupils from Barnard Castle Preparatory School staged a tourism fair as…

Tasty performance, Barnard Castle School Sixth Form Students who won the industry day with a marketing campaign for a gooey chocolate delight

10th July 2023

SIXTH formers were given a taste of industry after being challenged to design a new chocolate bar.   Around 90 students from Barnard Castle School took part in the 13th…

School celebrates coronation with a day of learning fit for a king

9th May 2023

CHILDREN enjoyed a school day fit for a king as they celebrated coronation day in style.   Barnard Castle Preparatory School pupils turned red, white and blue for a day…

Barnard Castle Preparatory School pupils enjoy World Book Day

2nd March 2023

Pupils and staff found themselves firmly on the same page yesterday as they celebrated a common love of reading. A host of  popular characters leapt from children’s literature as pupils…

Pupils at Barnard Castle share their good mental health with the community

2nd March 2023

School children have been sharing their positive mindsets with the community helping to bring cheer to parents, elderly residents, local businesses and even lifeboat crews. Pupils from Barnard Castle Preparatory…

Barnard Castle Preparatory School’s eco warriors, hard at work in the school grounds

22nd February 2023

Planting for the future, George Maddren six and Dorothy Green, seven ECO warriors have been called to arms in the fight to make the world a greener place. Children from…

Off to Hickstead, one of Barnard Castle School’s successful equestrian teams

15th February 2023

Young showjumpers are firmly in the saddle after qualifying for a prestigious national competition. Barnard Castle School’s equestrian team members are off to Hickstead, the spiritual home of the sport….

Prep headmistress speaks out after Princess of Wales launches young children’s campaign

14th February 2023

The Princess of Wales has launched a long-term campaign from The Royal Foundation Centre for Early Childhood to promote public understanding of the importance of the first five years of a…

Barnard Castle Preparatory School pupil Amelia Davidson who has been riding her pony for England

10th February 2023

A young horsewoman is jumping headlong towards her international dreams after riding for England. Barnard Castle Preparatory School pupil Amelia Davidson represented her country at a showjumping event in Scotland…

Prep cross country runners leap for joy, Barnard Castle Preparatory School

27th January 2023

Cross-country runners are leaping for joy after being placed among the best in the country. A team of six girls from Barnard Castle Preparatory School competed in the prestigious IAPS…