U4 – U5 Mandarin Trip to London

On Tuesday 18 March, as part of the cultural enrichment programme for girls studying Mandarin, the Modern Languages Department arranged a trip to The British Museum. Pupils were given a guided tour  of the areas of the museum dedicated to Imperial China and pupils also visited Chinatown for an authentic Chinese meal so that they […]

Lion Dance Workshop

Kung fu master Matthew Scott from Shaolin Fists and his assistant Fletcher, armed with traditional Chinese drums and cymbals gave the Lower four pupils the huge privilege of rehearsing the steps taken by the flamboyant Chinese dragons during the Chinese New Year parades. Wearing these spectacular masks the girls practised the traditional steps and the ceremony […]