An independent school and nursery in Danbury, Chelmsford, Essex for boys and girls aged 2-11

Heathcote Preparatory School & Nursery

Eves Corner, Danbury

Essex CM3 4QB

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Heathcote Preparatory School & Nursery

Eves Corner, Danbury

Essex CM3 4QB

07:20 - 19:00

Monday to Friday

01245 223131

enquiries@heathcoteschool.co.uk

Pupils’ Blog

By Lizzie R, Henry S and Sam W My day at Kentwell Hall was very interesting. I met all different types of people such as the: Butts, the Woodmen (which the Tudor family couldn’t have lived without); the Herald, the Dairymaids and Needlewomen. The Stillroom’s potions and lotions smelt lovely, because they had used exquisite smelling flowers. One of the […]
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Our class went to Colchester Castle to learn about the Stormin’ Normans. Our first activity was to build an arch, we had to work together as a team and then test how strong it was. The first time wasn’t successful but the second time it stood up without scaffolding! Our Guide at the castle showed us around. We went up […]
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Melissa and Maisie, Year 6 On the 12th of March, Year 6 went on a school trip to Braintree Museum to learn more about the Victorian era.  Everyone dressed in Victorian costumes. We arrived at the museum and travelled back in time to begin a Victorian school day by being asked a variety of questions about our reigning monarch, Queen […]
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Bip, Year 3 Last week, we went to Braintree Museum and learnt about rocks and fossils. When we got there we went in and took our coats off.  First we chose a rock and we scratched it and we wrote down what happened.  Then we put the rock in water and wrote down what happened.  Then we put the rock […]
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Amelia and Maisie, Year 5 On the 27th of April, we had a fabulous day coming our way! Lucy from the Essex Wildlife trust came in to help us with our knowledge of wildlife so we could enjoy our jam-packed day even more. Year 5 and 6 started the day of with making a mini pond and wormery for the […]
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Year 6 Remembrance Sunday, which fell on 12 November this year, is a day for the nation to remember and honour those who have sacrificed themselves to secure and protect our freedom. At Heathcote School, we paid tribute to those who have suffered or died in previous wars in a whole school gathering in the large playground. Mrs Barber played the […]
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Lilia, Year 6 I was so excited and thrilled to be going to the Royal Albert Hall in London, because I have heard such amazing and tremendous things about it. Forms 4, 5 and 6 were going to attend and sing at the Barnardos Young Supporters Concert on the 1st November, 2017 along with other children from different schools. It […]
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James, Year 6 In House Assembly we were asked to make a poster for our school charity ‘The Alzheimer’s Society.’ I started drawing a tree but I didn’t get it finished in the session. First of all I had thought about just putting words to do with Alzheimer’s on my tree. Then in my free time I kept adding to […]
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