We are delighted that Packwood Haugh has been named one of the UK’s top cricketing schools by The Cricketer Magazine and features in Thursday’s issue of The Shropshire Star! Well done to all the Packwood cricketers, and to see the article please click the photo below.
Packwood’s Music Department is celebrating again after receiving the news that talented young musician, Joseph B, has won a place at the Junior Academy of the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester. Joseph performed well throughout a rigorous and highly competitive audition process to become the third Packwood pupil in recent times to gain ... Continue Reading
Instrumental and singing lessons are popular at Packwood and we have many enthusiastic and talented musicians of all ages. However, it is not often that children of prep school age reach the heights of Grade 7, let alone before their 11th birthday. Everyone was highly impressed in assembly on Monday when Year 6 pupil, Daniel ... Continue Reading
Packwood’s Year 5 and Year 6 children had a hugely enjoyable and very successful morning at Shrewsbury’s annual Bookfest event at Theatre Severn on Friday. Over the course of the spring term and during the last couple of weeks, the children have been reading the six shortlisted books and completing a variety of related tasks ... Continue Reading
The heavy snowfall at the end of last term was the cause of great excitement and enormous fun with tobogganing, snowball battles and snowman building taking the place of games and occupying the children during break times. However, it also resulted in an early end of term and the cancellation of many events including the ... Continue Reading
Three Year 6 pupils are celebrating senior school offers this week to Eton and Radley after sitting pre-tests recently. There is an increasing trend amongst independent senior schools to pre-test potential entrants while they are in Year 6, rather than wait until Year 8 Common Entrance and Scholarship exams. At Packwood, we have made adjustments ... Continue Reading