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FEATURE

Advertising Feature by Beechwood Park School

Beechwood Park School
and Woodlands Nursery

Spring Open Morning
Thursday 26 May 2022

Situated in stunning parkland just 8 miles from Harpenden and 10 miles from St Albans, Beechwood offers a uniquely child-centred learning environment for boys and girls aged rising 3 to 13  

  • Co-educational from 3-13
  • Exciting, challenging curriculum delivered in small classes
  • Exceptional pastoral care
  • Extensive range of co-curricular activities, including cheer-leading, fencing, Lego engineering, music ensembles, yoga and Ancient Greek  
  • Outstanding record of exam success and scholarships to a range of excellent local and national senior schools 
  • School bus service from Harpenden, St Albans and villages
  • Award Winning (www.daynurseries.co.uk Top 20 in East of England) onsite Woodlands Nursery (from rising 3) offering an innovative, creative curriculum including French, Yoga and Forest School
  • Winner of an Independent School of the Year Award 2021
  • Flexi-boarding options from Year 6
  • Finest facilities for Sport and the Arts, including covered swimming pool complex, Performance Hall, Music
  • Technology suite, recording studio and pottery cellar
  • Cutting-edge Design Technology programme
  • Established Forest School from Nursery
  • Progressive Future Skills curriculum from Year 3  

 

Main entry points: Nursery, Reception & Year 7

 

Keen to find out more?

 

Click here to register to visit us on Thursday 26 May

Community

Harpenden in Bloom Children’s Competitions 

As part of Harpenden in Bloom 2022 the town council has launched a range of competitions for children aged 4-16.  

The first is the Design a Logo competition (for ages 4-11) and the deadline is Friday 25th March.  The winning logo will be used in all Harpenden in Bloom promotional material and the winning entrant will receive a gift voucher and a certificate.

Full details on how to enter can be found here.

The other competitions are (all with an entry date of 24th June, and details also in the link above)

  • Grow the tallest sunflower (ages 4-11 only)
  • Grow a multi-headed sunflower
  • Use the most creative container
  • Make a recyclable scarecrow

COMING UP IN TOWN


15th May 2022-05-15 2022-05-31 https://schema.org/EventScheduled - 31st May
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeAround Harpenden, St Albans & Villages, Harpenden


21st May 2022-05-21 2022-05-21 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeAll Saint's Church, Harpenden


22nd May 2022-05-22 2022-05-22 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeLower High Street, Harpenden


1st June 2022-06-01 2022-06-01 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeInn on the Green, Harpenden


1st June 2022-06-01 2022-06-05 https://schema.org/EventScheduled - 5th June
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeHarpenden Common, Harpenden


2nd June 2022-06-02 2022-06-02 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeHarpenden Common, Harpenden


4th June 2022-06-04 2022-06-04 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeEric Morecambe Centre Harpenden, Harpenden


5th June 2022-06-05 2022-06-05 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeSt Nicholas Church Garden, Harpenden


11th June 2022-06-11 2022-06-12 https://schema.org/EventScheduled - 12th June
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeEric Morecombe Centre, Harpenden


18th June 2022-06-18 2022-06-18 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeHarpenden Common, Harpenden


18th June 2022-06-18 2022-06-19 https://schema.org/EventScheduled - 19th June
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeHarpenden Common, Harpenden


26th June 2022-06-26 2022-06-26 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeLower High Street, Harpenden


1st July 2022-07-01 2022-07-03 https://schema.org/EventScheduled - 3rd July
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeHarpenden Common, Harpenden


3rd July 2022-07-03 2022-07-03 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeHarpenden Common, Harpenden


9th July 2022-07-09 2022-07-09 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeSir John Lawes Playing Fields, Harpenden


10th July 2022-07-10 2022-07-10 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeBatford Springs, Harpenden

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WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK


15th May 2022-05-15 2022-05-31 https://schema.org/EventScheduled - 31st May
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeAround Harpenden, St Albans & Villages, Harpenden


21st May 2022-05-21 2022-05-21 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeWatford Palace Theatre, Watford


21st May 2022-05-21 2022-05-21 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeThe Old Town Hall, Hemel Hempstead


21st May 2022-05-21 2022-05-21 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeHat Factory Arts Centre, Luton


21st May 2022-05-21 2022-06-24 https://schema.org/EventScheduled - 24th June
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeSt Albans Cathedral, St Albans


21st May 2022-05-21 2022-05-21 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeRSPB Rye Meads, Hoddesdon


21st May 2022-05-21 2022-05-21 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeAll Saint's Church, Harpenden


22nd May 2022-05-22 2022-05-22 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeMemorial Hall, Marford Road, Wheathampstead


22nd May 2022-05-22 2022-05-22 https://schema.org/EventScheduled
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeLower High Street, Harpenden


24th May 2022-05-24 2022-08-21 https://schema.org/EventScheduled - 21st August
https://schema.org/OfflineEventAttendanceModeThe Roman Theatre St Albans, St Albans

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