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Colts Cricket | Monday 23rd May

Please see the below information regarding Colts Cricket this Monday 23rd May AWAY V Keble School. read more

CANCELLED 1st & 2nd XI v St John's (Home & Away) | May 18th

Due to the rain and the forecast for this afternoon, today's 1st and 2nd XI Cricket fixtures v St. John's have been cancelled, therefore collection will be at 4.15pm. read more

Year 4 Fixtures & Teams | May 19th

Year 4 Cricket Game v Keble School – Thursday 19th May   M.I.C: Mr Wingham & Mr Telfer Venue: York House School Start Time: 2. read more

1st XI & 2nd XI Fixtures & Teams | May 18th

1st XI & 2nd XI CRICKET V.S. St John’s  WEDNESDAY 18TH MAY 2016 1st XI (AWAY) (HA6  3QY, Northwood) M.I.C: MR. read more

Yorkshire Cricket Tour

Looking forward to our match against St Martin's School, Ampleforth today. After our game at Scarborough College yesterday, the boys enjoyed the evening playing cricket on the beach! read more

Return of Running Rugby

Please download the flyer from the downloads section containing information regarding the Half Term Rugby Camp here at York House, running from 31st May to the 1st June from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. read more



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Open Day | Saturday 7th May 2016

We look forward to welcoming you to York House School. 9.30am to 12.00pm   INFORMATION Tours of the school available. The Headmaster’s talk will take place at 10.30am. read more


Using the #OneDayIWill the girls from Y1 to Y6 got together on International Women’s Day for a special break time celebration. read more

PA Presents

PA Presents on The Arts at York House  Thursday 28th April 7.45pm To book your place email:     read more

YHPA Events | Autumn Term 2015

Welcome back to a new School Year from YHPA Autumn term is always a busy one with many fantastic events for you and your family to enjoy. read more

Second-Hand Uniform Shop

Dear Parents, I hope you are having a lovely Summer break. A reminder that the Second-Hand uniform Shop (2HU) is open on Saturday 1st August from 10am until 12pm. read more

Safety In Physical Education

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Pre-Prep Clubs | Friday 26 June

Dear Parents, Just to update you on clubs tomorrow as I know there are many children leaving after the picnic tomorrow. read more

Sports Fixtures | Cricket

Colts Cricket v Berkhamsted | Wednesday 24th June Please refer to the PDF on the right-hand side for full fixture details... read more

Activity Clubs 2015-16

Autumn Term 2015 Activity Clubs  Remember that today is the last day for submitting your children’s options for the Autumn Term 2015 Activity Clubs. read more

Second-Hand Uniform Shop | Autumn Term 2015

AUTUMN TERM 2015 | OPENING HOURS 8.20 to 9. read more

Second-Hand Uniform Shop

Dear Parents / Guardians The Second Hand Uniform Shop will be open on Monday 22nd June between 8.20am - 9.15am and Friday 26th June between 3.20pm and 3.50pm. read more

Year 7 French Trip 2015

Monday 15th June 2015 Bonjour from France!   After a very early start, we set off at 4:45am with the Year 7 pupils, Mrs Ellis, Ms Popat and Mr Bungard. read more

Summer Holiday Activities

Dear Parents, Please find attached a list of our holiday clubs that are taking place this summer. If you would like to secure a place please email before the end of this week to secure your place. read more

Upper School Sports Day | POSTPONED

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Sports Fixture | Aquathlon

Dear Parents, Due to a Under 9 cricket fixture that was unfortunately missed of the Calendar, our Year 3 & 4 Aquathlon will now be moved to Thursday 18Th June at 2:30pm. read more

Maths Week 2015

MONDAY 8 JUNE Pre-Prep children have had made a fantastic start to Maths Week today! read more

YHPA School Disco

Don’t forget to celebrate the end of exams at the School Disco – get your tickets now! read more

Sports Fixtures | Athletics

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Sports Fixtures | Cricket

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Sports Fixtures | Athletics

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Employment Opportunities

Pre-Prep School Class Teacher York House, a thriving IAPS school for children aged 3-13, wishes to appoint an outstanding candidate to the role of Pre-Prep School Class Teacher. read more

Sports Fixtures | Rounders

Dear Year 3 Parents, Please be aware that the U8 Rounders fixture on June 2nd has been cancelled. Miss Burr | Head of Girl's Games read more

HOUSE DAY | To Leave People & Places Better Than You Found Them

What a great day we had at York House School. Please click on the Image Gallery link on the right-hand side to see what we got up to... Have a great half-term! read more

Maths Week 2015

York House Maths Week 2015 starts on Monday 8 June... Our theme for the week is “Universal Maths! read more

Sports Fixtures | Tennis

Dear Parents Apologies but we have decided to cancel Tennis Club today due to the very inconsistent weather. read more

Forest School Activity Club Summer 2015

Forest School | Summer Holidays 2015 EARLY DROP-OFF:      8. read more

YHPA School Events | Dates for Diaries

YHPA Diary Dates   Some dates for the diary this term are: Friday 19th June 8.30am YHPA Meeting in Dining Room Wednesday 24th June 7. read more

YHPA Mum's Netball

Mum’s Netball!   Some dates for the diary this term are:             Friday 15 May 8.30 to 9.30am Friday 22 May 8.30 to 9. read more

Sports Fixtures | Cricket

YORK HOUSE COLTS B & C CRICKET v KEBLE (A) | Monday 11 May 2015 VENUE: Winchmore Hill Sports Ground   START: 2. read more

Middle & Upper School Sports Day

SAVE THE DATE | SATURDAY 13th JUNE We wanted to let you know about our plans for Middle and Upper School Sports Day. read more

Get Kids Going | Charity Day #shaveit

 #shaveit @kidsgetgoing @schoolYorkHouse @londonmarathon @ed_macca84 Our Charity York House Marathon Relay in aid of Get Kids Going is underway! read more

York House Arts & Media Week 2015

York House Arts and Media course is returning at the end of August! read more

Forest Schools Activity Club Easter 2015

The Pre Prep and Middle School Easter Forest School sessions were a fantastic success, with all pupils involved demonstrating admirable teamwork, determination and intuition. read more

Pre-Prep Class Assemblies

Pre-Prep Class Assemblies | Summer Term 2015 Each class assembly will take place at 2.40pm in either the Archdale Hall or the Pre-Prep Activity Room. read more

Employment Opportunities

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Redheath Business Network Event with Mojomums

Tuesday 28 April 2015 | From 6.30pm Buy your tickets here: read more

Perry's Uniform Day

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YHPA Mum's Netball

The dates for the training sessions are as follows... New faces are all welcome! Thursday 12th March            8.30am – 9. read more

YHPA Presents...

The YHPA present a series of enlightening evenings for Parents with information that is relevant to you and your child. The first of these events is on Thursday 19th March at 7.45pm. read more

International Women's Day 2015

On March the 8th it was International Women’s Day. Each year International Women's Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8. The first International Women's Day was held in 1911. read more

World Book Day 2015

Any parents around the school site yesterday would have noticed that York House had quite a surreal feel to it as we celebrated World Book Day. read more

Second-Hand Uniform Shop

The second hand uniform shop will be open this Friday, 6th March, between 8.20am and 9.15am so please come along and see if we have anything for you. read more

Easter Holiday Activities

Our exciting Easter holiday activities have been announced! read more

The Pigs Have Arrived!

Over the Spring half-term (as planned) two pigs arrived at York House. We will be having a competition (that will launch on Friday) for the children to name the pigs. read more

HOUSE DAY | Positive Outlook

Friday 13 February was House Day for children in Reception to Year 8. House Days occur three times a year on the last day of half-term. read more

Sports Fixtures | Rugby

 *NEW FIXTURE* Tag Rugby v St. Columba’s | Thursday 12 February All our Year 3’s will be going over to St. read more

Redheath Business Network Event with Mojomums

Mojomums is hosting our second networking event for ALL types of businesses who are looking to make valuable, worthwhile connections. read more

YHPA Spring Term Events

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Sports Fixtures | Cross-Country

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Sports Fixtures | Badminton


Sports Fixtures | Rugby

Senior Rugby v Chesham | Friday 5th December  For information regarding this fixture, please download the PDF on the right-hand panel. read more


Michael Clarke, his voice quaking, ended his tribute by echoing something Phillip Hughes used to tell him during matches, saying: 'We must dig in and get through to tea, and we must play on. read more

Sports Fixtures | Fencing

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Second-Hand Uniform Shop

Second Hand Uniform Shop Dear Parents and Guardians   The Second Hand Uniform shop will be open for the last time this term on Monday 1st December and Friday 5th December between 8.20am and 9. read more

Lest We Forget

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Children In Need 2014

Friday 14th November | Children In Need Mufti Day On Friday 14th November all York House pupils joined in to raise money for Children In Need by wearing mufti and having a cake sale. read more

Little Yorkies Toddler Group

Little Yorkies will now be open to play each Tuesday morning only during term-time... DATES & TIMES Little Yorkies play on a Tuesday each week. read more

YHPA Bonfire & Fireworks Night 2014

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YHPA Annual General Meeting

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Year 5 Team Building 2014

Year 5KM & Year 5EM enjoyed a fantastic Team Building Day in the woods... They built self-standing shelters made solely from natural resources found in the woods. read more

York House Win Football Competition

Congratulations to York House 'B' who won the 6-a-side Football Tournament hosted at Bishopsgate School on Saturday 13 September. Their first game was against Twickenham. read more

YHPA Coffee Morning

Friday 12 September from 8.15am | Dining Hall   There is a choice of freshly ground coffee, tea or fruit juice all served with home baked cakes or pastries. Top ups are free! read more

Smallholding News

It has been an exciting week on the animal front at York House. read more

Year 8 Street Art Trip

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Spurs Soccer Schools

Spurs Soccer Schools will be hosted at York House during the forthcoming summer holidays.  They are open to children between the ages of 5 - 15 years. read more

Year 8 Trip To Scotland

Follow our Year 8 group up in Scotland with updates available by following Mr Gray on Twitter: @YHheadmaster or visit the Ridgway Adventure website - click the link on the right-hand side... read more

Pre-Prep Trip To Legoland 2014

Our Pre-Prep children enjoyed a wonderful day trip to Legoland. It was a lovely day in the sunshine and all the children had a great day exploring the grounds and going on the rides. read more

Year 8 Trip with Tally Ho! Cycle Tours

As part of the fabulous Year 8 Leavers Program, our pupils enjoyed a terrific tour of London on two wheels with Tally Ho! Cycle Tours... read more

Summer Fair 2014

The York House School Summer Fair on Sunday 15 June 2014 was a fabulous day enjoyed by hundreds of families from the school and the local area. read more

Sports Fixtures | Cricket

Wednesday 18th June 2014 1st XI v.s. Locker’s Park (H) Match starts:                           2:15 p.m. read more

Ataxia UK Sponsored Walk

On Friday 23rd June, Year 1 to Year 8 took part in a sponsored 30 minute walk around the School playing fields. read more

Sports Fixtures | Athletics

Year 3 & 4 Inter-School Athletics Match (H)  Thursday 5th June 2014  EVENT STARTS:             2. read more

Henry IV, Part 1 - Year 5 Production

Year 5 are working hard in rehearsals for their production of Henry IV Part One, the children have learnt their lines and are now enjoying developing their character. read more

Perry Uniform Measuring & Ordering Service

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Sports Fixtures | Rounders

Thursday 22 May vs Edge Grove School (A) *SECOND-UPDATE* This whole event has now been postponed and will not be taking place today. Pick up from School will be at the usual time. read more

Year 4 Trip to Ashdown Forest

YEAR 4 TRIP TO ASHDOWN FOREST MONDAY 12 MAY 2014 The children arrived safely, and have settled in well, enjoying their first day away together. read more

Sports Fixtures | Tennis

Years 5-8, U’11/U’13 Tennis Match v.s. St.Martin’s | Thursday 8th May Unfortunately this fixture has had to be postponed due to a logistical issue at St. read more

Little Yorkies Toddler Group

SUMMER TERM 2014 Little Yorkies will be back playing this week on Wednesday and Thursday in the Activity Room from 8.45 to 10.30am, and every week until half-term. read more

French Trip 2014

Monday 28th April 2014 Bonjour from France!  After a very early start, we set off at 4:10am with the Year 7 pupils, Mrs Roffe, Mr Saenger and Miss Mackenzie. read more

Second-Hand Uniform Shop

SUMMER TERM 2014 | OPENING HOURS We will be open from 8.15 to 9. read more

YHPA Summer Fair 2014

Summer Fair Sunday 15 June 2014 | 12 to 4.30pm For the first time in 21 years, the YHPA have decided to run a Summer Fair at York House. read more

New | York House Cricket Jumper

The new York House cricket Jumper for Year 5 to Year 8 is available from Friday 4th April from our uniform supplier Perry Uniform. read more

Year 5 Residential Trip

Year 5 Residential Trips To Cornbury Park, Oxon. Twitter Updates from: @YHheadmaster & @SchoolYorkHouse FRIDAY 28 MARCH 2014 10. read more

Saracens Partnership Programme

Saracens v.s. Harlequins | Ticket Offer On Saturday 22nd March at 3:15 pm, Saracens will play Harlequins at Wembley Stadium for their big local derby. read more

House System

WEDNESDAY 26 FEBRUARY 2014 Today saw the first flying of a House flag for the most Stars won in a week. read more

Trips & Activities During Spring Term

Click on the following links and see where we have been and what we have been up to so far this Spring Term at York House! read more

Little Yorkies Toddler Group

As York House continues to develop, there is an increased need to use its facilities for the current pupils here. read more

Sports Fixtures | Rugby

KEBLE FIXTURES | RE-ARRANGED GAMES This is a re-arranged fixture from earlier in the term postponed due to the weather... PLease add to your Diary! read more

YHPA Summer Fair

For the first time in 21 years, the YHPA have decided to run a Summer Fair at York House on Sunday 15th June 2014. Please put the date in your diaries. read more

YHPA Quiz Night

Our first YHPA event of the year is happening on Saturday 1st February! read more

YHPA Bag2School Collection

Bag2School Collection | Monday 27th to Thursday 30th January   Look out for those blue sacks in your child's book bag! read more

YHPA Coffee Shop

The YHPA Coffee Shop will be open on Friday 31st January from 8.30am in the Dining Hall. We will be serving a selection of teas and freshly brewed coffee as well as home baked cakes and pastries. read more

Little Yorkies Toddler Group

Little Yorkies Toddler Group will be open again for fun and activities on Tuesday 14 January 2014. We look forward to seeing you there!  read more

Frost Fair 2013

FROST FAIR 2013 SATURDAY 7 DECEMBER | 1pm to 4pm The YHPA are making great preparations for the forthcoming annual Frost Fair in the Archdale Hall for all York House children, parents and staff. read more

Children In Need 2013

CHILDREN IN NEED | FRIDAY 15 NOVEMBER 2013   Friday is Mufti Day with all pupils can wear casual clothes on the day in return for paying a minimum of £1 to their form teacher. read more

YHPA Bonfire & Fireworks Night

Saturday 9 November was another great YHPA Event Night at York House School with the annual Bonfire & Fireworks Night. read more

Usborne Book Fair

USBORNE BOOK FAIR | AUTUMN 2013 We excitedly welcome back children's book publisher Usborne to York House to host another one of their wonderful book fairs. read more

Harvest Festival 2013

HARVEST OF THE SEA On Thursday 10 October, Year 4 produced an entertaining Harvest Assembly for all the children in the school from Year 1 to Year 8. read more

Spurs Soccer Schools

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Northbrook Fundraising Wrapping Paper

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YHPA Bonfire & Fireworks Night

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YHPA Committee Meeting

YHPA COMMITTEE MEETING & AGM The next meeting of the York House Parents Association is on Thursday 10 October at 7.30pm in the Dining Hall. read more

Year 4 Co-Ed Netball 'High-Fives' Tournament

Year 4 Netball Tournament | Tuesday 17 September 2013 Parents are welcome to attend this event held at Charlotte House... read more

Second-Hand Uniform Shop

The Second Hand Uniform Shop will be opening during the summer holidays on Thursday 1st August 2013, from 10.00am-12.00pm. The sale will take place in the Front Hall. read more

Summer Clubs News

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Year 4 to Woodrow High House Trip

FRIDAY 21 JUNE 2013 Arrived safely and Year 4 are having a great time at Woodrow High House SATURDAY 22 JUNE 2013 Wide awake at Woodrow, and ready for breakfast! read more

Year 8 Trip To Scotland

SATURDAY 22 JUNE 2013 Some early Twitter Feeds / Updates from Mr Gray...    - Year 8 at Euston, sponsored by the West Cornwall Pasty Co. read more

Year 8 Trip To Tate Modern & Tally-Ho!

As part of their fantastically exciting and varied Year 8 Leaver's Program, our children took a trip into London to sightsee using pedal power! Tally Ho! read more

Year 6 PGL Trip

Our Year 6 children have arrived safely at their destination to cloudy but dry conditions! read more

Nursery Down At The Farm

The Nursery children enjoyed, in glorious sunshine, a trip to Farmyard Funworld in Bushey, Hertfordshire. read more

Pre-Prep Trip to 360 Milton Keynes

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Journey to the Woods at Cornbury Park

DAY ONE | WEDNESDAY 12 JUNE 2013 All arrived safely at base - firelighting has commenced! POSTED: 12/6/13 @ 3. read more

Sports Fixtures | Cricket

CRICKET FIXTURES   TUESDAY 11 JUNE Year 4 U'9 'A' & 'B' vs St Martin's (A)   MATCH STARTS:                    2. read more

Perry Uniform

Dear Parents,  We are excited to inform you about a change regarding our uniform. read more

Bag2school | Recycle & Raise Funds for YHPA

York House Parents’ Association is pleased to announce that it has organised a textile collection with Bag2School in order to raise funds for the school. read more

Bill's Pond

Old Yorkist Mr Sylvester, after a year of hard work and endeavour, opened the renovated school pond in The Orchard this morning. read more

YHPA Coffee Shop

Dear York House Parents, The next YHPA Coffee shop will be Monday 13th May, open from drop off...   Look forward to seeing you then! read more

French Trip 2013

MONDAY 29 APRIL 2013 We left York House at 8:10 and seemed to hit a large amount of traffic. Despite this we still made our 11:50 crossing and arrived safely in France at 1:30 local time. read more

Second-Hand Uniform Shop

Second-Hand Uniform Shop | Summer Term All opening times are 8.15am to 9. read more

YHPA Meeting

YHPA MEETING | Wednesday 1st May 8pm The next meeting of the YHPA has been arranged and all parents are welcome to attend. Look forward to seeing you there! read more

Spring Time at York House

Spring is starting to uncoil itself here at York House this week... Last week saw the safe and happy arrival of half a dozen beautiful little chicks in Pre-Prep. read more

YHPA Meeting

The next meeting of the York House Parents Association is on Thursday 21 March 8.30am in the Dining Hall.  We look forward to welcoming you. read more

March Open Days

This week sees the school open its doors to prospective parents to meet the headmaster Mr Jon Gray and have a tour of the school and view its excellent facilities:   Thursday 7 March | 9. read more

Ladies Night - Feel Good Friday

LADIES NIGHT - 'Feel Good Friday' at YHS Friday 8 March | 7.30pm onwards   Fizz, canapes and some surprise entertainment   DRESS CODE:       Feel good Friday wear! read more

YHPA Coffee Shop

The YHPA Coffee Shop will be open from 8.15am on Friday 1 March in the Dining Hall.   There is a choice of hot muffins and croissants, tea, a variety of coffees and orange juice. read more

New Outdoor Classroom

Great stories always have a starting point, where a seed of an idea grows into something special. It then exists in the imagination of the reader and grows in the hearts and minds of the listener. read more

Spurs Soccer Schools

It is with great excitement that we welcome back Spurs Soccer Schools this half-term to York House. read more

Sports For Schools

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The BFG Tells Tall Tales at York House

On Wednesday 15 February we were treated to a very special storytelling session as Year 1 to Year 4 gathered together for the magic of Roald Dahl in the Archdale Hall. read more

Second-Hand Uniform Shop

The Second-Hand Uniform Shop will be open between 8.15 - 9.30 am on Monday February 25th, the first Monday back after the half-term break. IN A HURRY? read more

Snowwatch - Monday 11th February

School open as normal, the site team have been clearing paths across the site. read more

Saracens Partnership Programme Training Session

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'All Sports, Ball Sports’ Easter Activities Week

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Puzzle Challenge Day

The Mathematics Department have booked a Puzzle Challenge Day on the 7th February 2013 with the Happy Puzzle Company. read more

Saracens RAF Residential Camp

SARACENS RAF RESIDENTIAL CAMP | NOW AVAILABLE!   The York House & Saracens Community Partnership program is a very exciting part of the school sports calendar. read more

IAPS Badminton Tournament | U'13

On Saturday 11 January, York House once again took part in the annual IAPS Badminton tournament held in London at Colet Court School. read more

Inter-School Cross-Country Competition

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Monday 14/01/2013 school open as normal...

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Second-Hand Uniform Shop

SECOND-HAND UNIFORM SHOP Don't forget the York House School Second-Hand Uniform Shop opens on Monday morning. Here are the dates for the rest of the Spring Term. SPRING TERM 2013 | 8.15-9. read more

Saracens Partnership Programme

SARACENS PARTNERSHIP PROGRAMME Spring term kicked off with an impressive start to the sports programme. read more

Get Christmas wrapped up at YHS!

York House Parents' Association are able to solve all of your gift wrapping needs for this forthcoming season, with the knowledge that every item purchased raises 77p for the school. read more

Spurs Autumn Soccer Schools

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Olympic Torchbearer Enlightens York House

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Senior Choir to Watford Blind Centre 2012

The York House School Senior Choir visited the Watford Centre for the Blind putting on a wonderful performance of hymns, songs and solo performances on a variety of instruments. read more

Nursery Visit to Butterfly World

A wonderful day was had by all today with the York House School Nursery visiting Butterfly World to experience these beautiful creatures first-hand. read more

Diamond Jubilee Street Party 2012

The sun shone and the crowns sparkled as the whole school regaled themselves in red, white and blue and enjoyed a feast fit for a king (or queen!) on the York House School drive. read more

Mufti Day for Olivia's Vision

A huge thank you and well done to everyone at the School for pulling (and baking) together to help raise the fantastic sum of £1,032 for the York House School Charity Olivia's Vision. read more

Graham Taylor Opens All-Weather Pitches

Mr Graham Taylor OBE officially opened York House School's brand new All-Weather Multi-Purpose pitches on Tuesday 29 May 2012 in front of all the children, parents and governors. read more

L.S.O. Barbican Concert | Years 1 & 2

All Leo wants is to love and hug his fellow animals, but that's not how lions are supposed to behave is it? read more

Reception Visit to the Dogs Trust

A wonderful day was had by the Reception class at York House School this morning on a trip to the Dogs Trust in Harefield, Middlesex. read more

Open Days at York House School

Our May Open Days last week were a great success with many families and prospective parents attending and enjoying the vast array of facilities we have. read more

Tottenham Hotspur FC Soccer Schools

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Year 7 French Trip 2012

Follow the adventures of our boys in France on the two right-hand side links! read more

French Poetry Competition 2012

Attached are the poems read by some of the children from the French Poetry Competition which took place on Thursday 1st March at St. Mary’s School, Gerrards Cross.   read more

Olivia's Vision Charity

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Enormous Easter Eggs!

Form IIIB had an eggscellent time painting some rhea-lly large eggs this week for Easter. read more

Form 2 Trip to Bhaktivedanta Manor

Form 2 have recently been to visit Bhaktivedanta Manor the Hare Krishna temple in Aldenham, Hertfordshire. This trip links to the children’s RE work this term. read more

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat rehearsals are in full flow and the production is gathering pace. Wednesday 21 March 9.15am  | Performance to School Thursday 22 March 7. read more

Spy Dog Author Tells Tales at York House...

Children’s author Andy Cope came to York House School and brought a very special friend with him! Star the dog accompanied Andy as he spoke to the Juniors about his journey as an author. read more

World Book Day 2012

  World Book Day 2012 arrived in some colourful and theatrical style today at York House School in Croxley Green. read more

Rickmansworth Fire Engine Visits York House!

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RMS Poetry Festival

Miss Palmer and Mr MacDougall took 16 children (our largest contingent) to RMS for their Poetry Festival on Friday 10 February. read more

Flipping Good Pancakes!

Shrove Tuesday was welcomed in at York House Preparatory School in Hertfordshire this week and the children celebrated in style with an Inter-House competition after lunch. read more

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat performance will be shown in front of the whole school at 9.15am on Wednesday 21 March. read more

Oh when the Spurs go marching in...

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GOSH that's charitable of you Charles!

Year 6 pupil Charles Izzard has raised over £250 for Great Ormond Street Hospital after seeing a television programme about their need to raise funds for a playroom. read more

Ambassador, you are really spoiling us!

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‘Spy Dog’ author Andy Cope to visit York House...

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Badminton pairs reach major final at Colet Court School

On Saturday 14 January 2012, York House School took two badminton pairs to the annual IAPS Badminton tournament held in London at Colet Court School. read more

Lochinver House Rugby Matches for Colts 'A' & 'B' CANCELLED

Please be aware due to the current weather conditions, the 1st XV Colts 'A' & 'B' rugby matches versus Lochinver House have been cancelled. read more

Olympic Gymnast Danny Lawrence visits York House

We were treated to a stunning demonstration and talk from GB Olympic Gymnast Danny Lawrence when he visited last week to lead our sponsored fitness circuits. read more

Half Term Cycling proficiency course at York House

The first ever York House School Cycling Proficiency Course took place during the recent October half term holiday. read more

Lots and Lots of cakes and spots.

Thanks to the overwhelming generosity of York House Families, our mufti day and cake sale raised an amazing final total of £727 . read more

York House U'10s scoop Football tournament trophy

  York House were winners of their own annual football tournament in the under 10 age group. The team played a total of four games, scoring five goals and conceding just one. read more

Yr 2 visit to London Fire Brigade Musum

  On Tuesday 15th November Form II went on a trip to the London Fire Brigade Museum. They had a great time watching an actor tell the story of the Great Fire. read more

Vacancy for new post at York House; Marketing Manager

Follow the link on the right to find out about this new employment opportunity at York House. read more

Pre-Prep Assessments for Sept 2012 commence on 21st November

Assessments for Nursery and Reception candidates for September 2012 are being held during the week commencing 21st November 2011. read more

Swimming Tournament Cancelled Mon 14th November

  We regret that Mr Gurney's medical absence has made it necessary to cancel the Inter-school swimming match that was scheduled for Monday afternoon. Apologies for any inconvenience caused. read more

Governors announce new appointment for September 2012

The Chair of Governors Mrs Noach was happy to confirm the appointment of Mr J Gray to the school community this week. read more

Astro-turf plans win official seal of approval

We are delighted to announce that planning permission was officially granted at our local council Planning committee meeting yesterday evening for the new Astroturf sports surface at York House. read more

York House Pupils win Herts Police Safety Poster competition

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Count Dracula will be taking over the York House kitchen on Tuesday 18th October to cook us some halloween-themed foods. Please click on the right to see what's on his menacing menu! read more

A Bumper Harvest at York House

Last Friday the Junior Department proudly presented a Harvest-themed assembly to the rest of the school and the Junior Parents. read more

Information Evening for current and prospective families - 17th October 2011

  To the right you will find a flyer about our recent information evening which was held on Monday 17th October, between 6.30-7.30pm in the school Dining Hall. read more

Launch of Sporting Records Archive & Activities directory

Past and present pupils can now find their claim to sporting fame documented in the official York House sporting record archive. read more


York House was honoured to receive a visit and several hours of valuable training from the coaching team of Tottenham Hotspur Football Club last Friday. read more

NEW: Improvements to our After-School Care provision

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NEW! Gallery of Centenary Fun Day Photos

Please the follow the link on the right to visit our gallery of photos from the Centenary Fun Day. See if you can find yourself! read more

The Living Rainforest experienced by Year 2

This term in Science and Geography the children in Year 2 have been learning about adaptation, the edible rainforest and the location of the world’s rainforests. read more


Follow this link to see an article about our recent fun day on the local press website ; read more

Pre-Prep trip to Legoland

The sun shone down on the Pre-Prep Department's trip to Legoland last week, and as you can see a very good time was had by all. read more


York House pupils remained in high spirits, despite the heavens opening just as our Street Party was due to start today. read more

What Year 6 Did next .. (at PGL)

 Latest News from Miss Chandler and Year 6; "We have had another excellent day with sunshine and only a few drops of rain. read more


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Sun shines on Year 2 visit to study habitats

  Year 2 have been studying habitats, classification and lifecycles this term. read more


  Pre-prep children have been developing “Green Fingers” this term with the help of Bill Sylvester, an Old Yorkist. read more


Please follow the link below to read a wonderful web article published today by the Watford Observer about our recent inspection. read more


Follow the link on the right see the latest news and pictures from Miss MacKenzie, Mr Biggs and the Year 7 French Trip. read more


Following our recent inspection, the Independent Schools Inspectorate has declared York House School to be 'excellent' in many respects. read more


Congratulations are due to the magnificent cast and crew of this year's school production, 'Oliver!' which is attracting rave reviews from its audiences. read more

Cross-Country Squad victorious at St John's

York House is very proud of its Cross-Country running squad (pictured) that delivered an excellent ensemble performance, and emerged as overall winners of the St John's Cross-Country competition. read more


A big well done to all of the pupils and staff, who have today munched cakes, worn red mufti and competed in a colouring competition for the Red Nose Day appeal . read more

Yr 2 visit to Bhaktivedanta Manor

  Form 2 have recently been to visit Bhaktivedanta Manor, the Hare Krishna temple in Aldenham Hertfordshire. This trip links to the children’s RE work this term. read more


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Junior Ground Force go Tree-planting at Heartwood Forest

The Junior School all travelled to Heartwood Forest on Thursday 10th February to help the Natural Trust to plant 375 Hazel trees. read more


Pupils past and present will be attending our CENTENARY FOUNDERS SERVICE on Saturday 12th February 2011. read more

Pictures of Christmas Lunch and Parties can be viewed in the Gallery

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Our Centenary Aerial Photograph

On 29th September a helicopter flew to York House School and landed in the playing fields. The experience was the cause of much fun and excitement for the boys and girls (and staff!). read more


  Christmas comes early to York House School!  Follow the links on the right to the news article and the gallery of photos. read more


Students in the Prep School had fun using pedal power to make smoothies during the Nutrition workshops run by our caterers, Chartwells, on the last day of the half-term. read more


As part of the PSHE curriculum, our pupils recently entered a Herts Police / Herts Fire and Rescue competition to design safety posters for the Halloween / Guy Fawkes season. read more


Centenary Reunion Photographs are now online and images  can be accessed by clicking on the 'GALLERY' heading (above). read more


Miss Palmer spearheads fundraising for Lions Club We are proud to announce a total sum of £495. read more


On Thursday 30th September the Junior School invited parents, pupils from Forms 1 to 8 to join them for the annual Harvest Assembly. read more


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York House celebrates its Centenary this year. Term started with all the children receiving a lovely Centenary badge, kindly donated by the Parents' Association. read more


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Sports Scholarships

Congratulations to Harry Brooks and Richard Dichlian who have both gained sports scholarships to Millfield. Richard also gained a sports scholarship to Shiplake College. read more