Why is outdoor learning not being experienced by children on a regular basis?”, asks Dunhurst head of Outdoor Work, Ryan Walsh, in an article for New Forest Living magazine.
Bedales Prep School, Dunhurst has won the ISFA (Independent Schools Football Association) U11 seven-a-side regional tournament, qualifying them for the national finals in May 2017.
In its newly-launched termly digital magazine Chalk & Chat, The Good Schools Guide features Bedales as a stand-out school for outdoor learning.
Bedales Community Festival drew people from far and wide last weekend during the annual celebration in recognition of Bedales' founder, John Haden Badley.
Children from Bedales Prep School, Dunhurst where quite literally transported back in time to war-time Britain last week when Group 3 were ‘evacuated’ by their teachers to Arlesford Station and from there onto the Watercress Line.
In its September/October 2016 issue, New Forest Living magazine describes the Bedales approach of teaching “by creating curiosity and setting challenges”.
Pupils at Bedales Prep School, Dunhurst were treated to a BBQ cooked by their very own Head, Jane Grubb, during a campout in the school grounds on Friday 16 September.
Bedales is famously ‘non-uniform’, and in a recent article in The Week Independent Schools Guide Keith Budge argues for the school’s policy alongside Peter Green (Headmaster, Rugby School), an enthusiastic supporter of school uniforms.
The Headmasters’ and Headmistresses’ Conference (HMC) has announced that Bedales Headmaster, Keith Budge, will be HMC Chair for 2017-18, and assumes the role of HMC Chair Elect from 1 September 2016.
The school with the arts at its heart has opened its eagerly awaited new Art & Design building.