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Headmaster's Bulletin

Headmaster's Bulletin weekly blog

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  • 23/06/23

    Headmaster's Bulletin 23rd June 2023

    The first night of the Key Stage 3 Production - 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' was a fabulous success, with hugely talented performances across the board from all of the actors and musicians. Brilliantly spearheaded by the lead characters and narrator, the whole cast delivered a riotous...
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  • 23/06/23

    Headmaster's Bulletin 16th June 2023

    The school was deeply saddened to hear of the recent passing of former employee, David Chew. David was a wonderful English teacher / member of SLT who was always incredibly kind and inspirational to all who came into contact with him. Two tributes from close colleague Helen Topping Shaw an...
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  • 23/06/23

    Headmaster's Bulletin 9th June 2023

    Year 10 student, Edward Rushmore has earned himself a place at the UKMT (UK Mathematics Trust) Training Camp at Queen's College, Oxford University, based on his recent exceptional UKMT Olympiad results. The Training Camp will take place in August and will help prepare Edward to represent the UK...
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  • 26/05/23

    Headmaster's Bulletin 26th May 2023

    Year 7 secured footballing history on Monday when they achieved a wonderful double at the Hawthorns, winning both the U12 Elite National Cup for A Teams as well as the National B Team competition. The A Team turned on the style against Cardinal Heenan School, Liverpool in the second half, running ou...
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  • 19/05/23

    Headmaster's Bulletin 19th May 2023

    The Duke of Edinburgh Programme at the school is flourishing with 136 students currently undertaking one of the three Awards - Bronze / Silver / Gold. The very best of luck to the 71 Year 9 students undertaking their Bronze Assessed Expedition this weekend and many congratulations to three former st...
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  • 12/05/23

    Headmaster's Bulletin 12th May 2023

    Year 11 have their last formal day of timetabled lessons today before embarking on almost five school weeks of Revision sessions and GCSEs. The cohort have been working extremely hard this year and we wish them, alongside Year 13 and Further Maths students in Year 12, the very best of luck in their...
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  • 05/05/23

    Headmaster's Bulletin 5th May 2023

    We say goodbye today to an exceptional Year 13 cohort who begin their official Study Leave next week prior to the written Public Examinations. The students have been outstanding role models to the Lower School, excelling in key elements of attitude, work ethic, leadership and achievement. Their pres...
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  • 28/04/23

    Headmaster's Bulletin 28th April 2023

    I was delighted to be alerted by Mrs Barlow to a ream of inspirational pieces of writing by 22 of our Year 7 and 8 students which have been showcased in a book entitled 'Integer', which is an anthology of thrilling stories and poems by young writers from across the UK, all centred aroun...
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  • 21/04/23

    Headmaster's Bulletin 21 April 2023

    Following the two week break, most year groups are now studying hard for their end of year internal / public exams. The only exception being Y9 who sat their papers at the end of last term, prior to their forthcoming Options deadline of Friday, May 12th .
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  • 31/03/23

    Headmaster's Bulletin 31st March 2023

    We say goodbye and thanks today to two long serving members of staff: Mrs Marshall has consistently achieved exceptional academic outcomes for her teaching classes, including securing consistently high GCSE outcomes. She has also been an outstanding Tutor for the NTTP Teacher Training Unit in...
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  • 24/03/23

    Headmaster's Bulletin 24th March 2023

    Key Stage 3 students were queuing out of the library and down the concourse stairs yesterday in order to meet best-selling and award-winning children's author, Tom Palmer. Tom ran several engaging literacy workshops over the course of the morning before his book signing session at lunchtime. Tom...
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  • 17/03/23

    Headmaster's Bulletin 17th March 2023

    The school is today celebrating our magnificent U15 Rugby Team who are the Champions of England following a fantastic victory over KCS Wimbledon in the final at Twickenham yesterday. 256 of the leading state and independent rugby playing schools entered the fray in round 1 and in lifting the Nationa...
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