Packwood pupils in Year 8 exchanged classrooms for the streets of Pompeii in Italy this month in search of ruins, volcanoes, pizza, gelati and more! Read the full story below.
A tour party of 24 Packwood pupils and 3 staff enjoyed an excellent week’s skiing at the start of the Easter of Holidays. We were based in Sestriere in the Italian Alps, a mountain resort at 2,000m above sea level. Even at the end of a poor season in terms of snow, there was plenty ... Continue Reading
Year 3 History lessons this term have been all about the Ancient Romans. They rounded off their studies today with an exciting trip to Dewa Roman Experience in Chester. Conrad, our knowledgeable and friendly guide, gave the children a brilliantly entertaining insight into the sights, sounds and smells of life in the city in Roman ... Continue Reading
As part of their study of the major world religions of Hinduism, Islam and Christianity in RS this year, the Year 5s visited a mosque and a Hindu temple in Derby yesterday. The children were fascinated by their unfamiliar surroundings – not just in the places of worship that were so different to the Christian ... Continue Reading
It was a Sunday with a difference for a group of Packwood boarders yesterday when they had the chance to visit the home of Liverpool FC at Anfield. As the boys looked round the museum they learned all about the illustrious history of this famous club. Their multimedia audio handsets gave them access to video ... Continue Reading