Forest School

Headington Prep and Cornflower Nursery are proud to be members of Forest Schools Education since September 2014. At Cornflower, we use the richest classroom we have – the outdoors – and we have plenty of it, with extensive grounds and wooded areas.

The philosophy of Forest Schools is to encourage and inspire children through an innovative, long term, educational approach to outdoor play and learning in a woodland environment.

The girls develop team working skills and learn to become more independent and take risks. They are stimulated by the outdoors and typically experience increased confidence, learning capacity, enthusiasm, communication and problem-solving skills, and emotional wellbeing.

In Nursery, the girls have one Forest School session per week.

You can read more on the Forest Schools website

News
Events
Head's Blog
Early on Wednesday morning a group of 36 dancers from Headington set off to...more
Headington’s ‘Celebration of Music’ festival reached its triumphant end last nmore
Year 2 had a wonderful time at the Pitt Rivers Museum this week in a Mask...more
There are currently no highlighted events. Our full calendar is here.
Thursday, 19 January 2017

All eyes, tomorrow, will be on the inauguration of...Read more >>

Friday, 2 December 2016

As Christmas approaches, like most of us, I have...Read more >>