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Covid-19 Update 27/03/2020

As we come to the end of our first week of school closure for most students, I wanted to write to you all again with a further update. First, I hope you are all well and coping as well as possible under the circumstances. I have been considering carefully the feedback we...

CANCELLATION: Battlefields & Mayenne Trip 2020

Battlefields & Mayenne Trip 2020 In the light of the Prime Minister’s announcement last night “advising” that all international school trips should not take place for the foreseeable future, we have sadly had to take the decision that the Battlefields & Mayenne Trip will NOT now take place. I have been in...

Inspiring the Scientists of Tomorrow

Just before February half-term, 56 of our Year 10 GCSE Science students joined over 800 other students from around the region for the GCSE Science Live! event at York University. This touring event is visiting 11 universities throughout the country to help, encourage and enthuse the potential scientists of the future. ...

“He’s Behind You …”

At the end of January Year 4 students from a number of local primary schools were treated to a morning of entertainment by 50 of our Year 9 students. As part of their Drama studies, students we asked last term to devise their own version of traditional British pantomimes. The...

The ‘Ayes’ Have it!

Another group of Personal Development Activity students have also just triumphed.  This time it was a group of Debaters who took part in the English-Speaking Union Public Speaking Competition, the largest public speaking competition for Schools in England and Wales.  Celebrating its 60th anniversary this year, the contest attracts around...

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