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Green Screening at the Prep

2nd November 2020

Boys in 7C and the Y7 Drama Creative Rotation have been experimenting this month with the use of Green Screen. They have been editing and putting together their own short films. For the Y7 Drama Rotation the boys worked on a Docudrama/Documentary where they filmed and edited a Corona-themed piece of Docudrama that they had…

Coronavirus Update

3rd March 2020

Further to our updates on reopening, this our position. We currently have families awaiting test results. They have reported that they no longer feel unwell and there is no reason for us to be unduly concerned. The pupils are continuing to self-isolate. It is anticipated that the number of individuals being tested in the UK…

Record Exam Results

14th February 2020

On one of the busiest days for results in the local area, Dulwich Prep London is proud to announce its best ever 13+, 11+ and pre-test results (with most schools yet to announce their pre-test results of course). We are extremely proud of the boys and their record achievements, but we are also acutely aware…

Townsend Warner History Prize for prep schools

14th February 2020

DPL has, for the 2nd time, entered pupils in Years 7 and 8 for the Townsend Warner History Prize for prep schools, a historical tradition in its own right now celebrating 135 years of friendly competition. Five of our children have successfully made it through the gruelling first paper, meaning they have finished in the…

Pow Wow sharing

13th February 2020

This week Pre Prep and Lower School boys enjoyed a Pow Wow of sharing stories with each other.  Each boy brought along one of their favourite picture books to read to their Pow Wow friend.  There was lots of giggles and smiles as they talked about why they loved their book.  Some boys also designed…

Science Live

13th February 2020

The GCSE Science lectures were a lot of fun to experience. The atmosphere was fantastic as all the students chatted around us as we waited for the event to start. The first person  to speak was Professor Alex Sella, who talked about the qualities of ice and its properties. It was highly entertaining and showed…

Literacy Moderation

12th February 2020

Early Years held a Literacy Moderation evening for a number of schools in the local area including; Alleyns, Sydenham High, Streatham and Clapham High, Bickley Prep and Rosemead. We compared and discussed 4 samples of children’s writing and matched these to different statements within the EYFS including; the development matters statements, Early Learning Goals and…

Old Boys' Quiz Night

12th February 2020

A complimentary welcome drink, courtesy of Dulwich Gin, greeted Old Boys (including three who were girls in the Nursery!), former staff and former parents as they arrived for the inaugural Old Boys Quiz night. The evening was a resounding success!  Over 135 sat down to solve the Prep-related bespoke questions asked by Paul Sinha, the…

Planters are happening!

12th February 2020

Here are the first planters designed and made completely by the boys.  They chose edible plants (supplied by The Nunhead Gardener) for use in the cookery suite.  We hope they will be enjoyed and used from now on.

Cross Country Report

12th February 2020

12 boys from Year 7 and 8 were involved in the LSAA Junior A and B races on a very tough course. Nate G and Chris D raced against the year above doing superbly well to finish 37th and 45th respectively, even though Chris lost his shoe mid race! In the Junior B race, 10…