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PGL Netball Weekend

Pupils enjoyed a very highly contested netball weekend away at PGL. Although the weather was not on our side the pupils made the most of their weekend and participated in a number of out of bounds activities as well as playing 8 netball matches. The Year 11 team came third…

Year 7 Investigate Circuits

Year 7 have been learning about circuits in their Physics lessons. They are using ammeters to measure the current flowing through their circuits and comparing current flowing through different parts of series and parallel circuits. The pupils all worked very hard on their investigations, working together to record their results.

A Positive Start to GCSE Chemistry

Year 9 have made a positive start to their GCSE Chemistry course this year. They have been finding out about atomic structure and how the model of the atom has developed over the years. Some beautifully annotated models of atoms have been created and mounted onto scientific posters for our…

Exciting English in Year 5

Year 5 have been enjoying their recent lessons very much. One lesson involved creating some tasty treats and then, using their writing skills, wrote detailed instructions for other people to follow. They have also been reading The Adventures of Odysseus which is an adapted version of Homer’s Odyssey.  They dramatised…

Harvest Festival 2019

Friends and family enjoyed a lovely Harvest celebration this afternoon in the United Reformed Church, performed by our Junior pupils. The children loved showing off their dance moves to a range of songs including ‘The Owl Song’ and ‘Savez-vous Planter les choux’. There were some great solos to the ‘Harvest…

Black History Month Assembly

Year 10 GCSE History pupils gave an assembly on Black History Month to the juniors this week. As part of their course, they explore the Civil Rights Movement and the key figures involved with the changes to society. The Junior pupils asked lots of interesting questions and Year 10 were…

World Food Day – A Mexican Feast

Yesterday was World Food Day, so the pupils were treated to a yummy Mexican themed dining experience. There was some delicious food on offer and everyone got into the spirit of the day, donning their sombreros and enjoying the decorated hall.