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Moreton Hall Student Wins a Top Award at Education Oscars

Moreton Hall are celebrating with the news that last year’s head girl, Tarryn Stanhope, having achieved five A*...


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Westholme students are stars of the stage at Disneyland Paris

Westholme Performing Arts students took part in the performance of a lifetime on stage at Disneyland, Paris, where...


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Westholme students step up to feed the local community

A Blackburn independent school helped provide 250 meals for charity in partnership with catering company for their...


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Leaping into the past with Ben Kane

By encouraging pupils to interact with the experts and artefacts behind the texts and sources they study in class,...


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Westholme takes centre stage with triple victory at NODA Awards

It was encore, encore, encore for Westholme School at the National Operatic and Dramatic Association awards, with the...


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Surbiton Oxbridge Success

In a moment of great pride for our community, Surbiton students have achieved remarkable success, receiving 11 offers...


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Surbiton Community Classrooms Initiative Celebrates Outstanding...

Surbiton High School proudly announces the remarkable achievements of adult learners in the IGCSE English programme...


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Encouraging Positive Conversations; Humanutopia 2023

Young people need opportunities to hone their leadership and teamwork skills if they are to develop into well-rounded...


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King’s Worcester one of Top 30 Sporting Schools in the country

The School has jumped 98 places in the last 12 months and this Top 30 ranking puts King’s in the top 1% as well as...


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Surbiton High School Receives Prestigious Silver ‘InspirEd School...

Surbiton, United Kingdom – 24 January 2024 – Surbiton High School is delighted to announce its recent...


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Surbiton High School Celebrates 140th Birthday

Surbiton High School is delighted to mark its 140th birthday today. The School opened its doors for the first time on...


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Thirteen is the lucky number for Westholme School stars of the stage...

Westholme School is celebrating the start of a new year with the news of 13 award nominations in the upcoming National...


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Surbiton High School Awarded The ‘Wellbeing Award for Schools’

In an exciting announcement during a staff briefing, Principal Rebecca Glover proudly unveiled that Surbiton High...


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Kind-hearted Westholme students raise over £13K for charities in 2023

Westholme School students went the extra mile with fundraising efforts in 2023, raising a total of £13,207 for...


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Westholme students set to dazzle on stage at Disneyland Paris

Performing arts students from Westholme School are set to showcase their musical talents on stage at...


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St Columba’s College Sets New Record at Columban Fayre! ?

Celebrating Community Triumph: St Columba’s College Sets New Record at Columban Fayre! We are thrilled to...


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King’s Reclaims Rugby Modus Cup Title

The King’s 1st XV rugby team provided a most impressive display of rugby talent in their fearless commitment to this...


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Ella is a panto queen!

A former Westholme student is once again reprising the role of Princess Jasmine in panto. Oh yes she is! Ella Holt,...


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St Augustine’s Priory Annual Carol Service With Special Guests

The choir of Ste Marie de Neuilly, Paris, joined the St Augustine’s Priory annual Carol Service on Tuesday 5th December...


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Claremont Fan Court School celebrates raising over £60,000 in first...

Esher, Surrey – 11 December 2023 – Claremont Fan Court School celebrated a momentous occasion today with a...


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Evening of celebrations marks crescendo of Westholme’s centenary

An evening of music and entertainment formed the crescendo of Westholme’s centenary year of...


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LVS Ascot attends Education Today School & Supplier Awards 2023,...

LVS Ascot, an award-winning, independent co-educational day and boarding school, attended the...


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Westholme School alumni inspire the next generation at glittering...

Westholme School pupils past and present gathered for a special evening of conversation and inspiration for future...


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Young Musician of the Year Festival 2023

In one of the busiest weeks of the year for our music department pupils from Heatherton, Prep, Boys, Girls, and Sixth...


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King’s Secures Sunday Times Ranking for Third Year Running

Ranked for their academic excellence against some of the county’s 900 secondary schools, King’s appears in...


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World famous Diary of a Wimpy Kid author performs show at Westholme

World famous children’s author Jeff Kinney recently presented his No Brainer Show to a sell-out audience at the...


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Leweston Students Visit Sister School in Nepal

The students had a photo with the bear in Doha airport before arriving and exploring Kathmandu and visiting NGO’s...


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Westholme soccer ace Matilda signs for Blackburn Rovers Under-21s

A Westholme School student, who learned football the hard way by playing in boys’ teams, has been signed by...


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New Year, New Developments at Moreton Hall

Moreton Hall has announced new developments scheduled for the new year following a £1M investment in the...


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Leweston Pentathletes Compete in World Biathle and Triathle...

Day one of the Competition saw the Biathle Semi Finals with Reuben C, Josh H, and Jay C all competing well and going...


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Introducing Dan and Ella, Berkhamsted’s new Head Boy and Head Girl? 

The role of Head Boy and Head Girl offers two remarkable Year 13 students the opportunity to serve as a voice and a...


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The Halliford School Music Tour to Sorrento

The Halliford School Music Department took the Chamber Choir and Orchestra to Italy over half term for the first...


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Inter-House Pumpkin Carving Competition 2023

Prior to half term, the Halliford School Art Department launched the Inter-House Pumpkin Carving Competition. This year...


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alt-J star returns to King’s Ely to adjudicate “incredible” House...

Gus was a student at King’s Ely from 1998 to 2005. He joined the school as an Ely Cathedral Boy Chorister. Gus...


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Oliver! Returns to the New Wimbledon Theatre, Showcasing Surbiton...

The iconic musical, Oliver!, is poised to make a triumphant return to the New Wimbledon Theatre, where it first graced...


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A look back at Berkhamsted’s partnership with the ACE Programme...

At Berkhamsted, serving others is not just a value that we promote on our notice boards or talk about during our open...


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A Holistic Approach To Mental Health and Well-being

World Mental Health Day is a great opportunity to reflect on how, at Surbiton High School, we support all our pupils...


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Westholme welcomes actor and comedy legend Matt Lucas

Westholme welcomed actor, writer and comedy legend Matt Lucas to stage in their latest author visit organised by Book,...


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Eight decades of memories shared at Westholme

2023 has seen 500 former students return to Westholme to share over eight decades worth of memories at the...


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St Augustine's Priory teacher swims the channel for Breast Cancer Now...

Fiona Johnson, teacher at St Augustine’s Priory, Ealing Catholic Independent school for girls, is this week celebrating...


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"Engaging minds and hearts" at Year 8 Retreat Day

If you happened to stroll past Berkhamsted School last Friday, you’d have overheard the harmonic voices of our...


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Prep School Open Mornings

We are delighted to invite you to our upcoming Prep Open Mornings, where you and your child can embark on an exciting...


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Westholme named Student Careers Programme winner at national...

Westholme School has won a national award for its dedicated careers programme, which has helped students secure top...


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Remarkable Year 12 Student awarded Arkwright Engineering Scholarship

The Arkwright Scholarship is the most highly regarded engineering scholarship in the United Kingdom. Offering support,...


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Year 13 ask the big questions at Brain Day

How does the mammalian brain work? What happens when a brain becomes damaged? Does consciousness exist? These were just...


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Berkhamsted Boys triumph at the National County Cricket Championship

Victory has characterised the past few weeks for our current and ex-cricket students as two Berkhamstedians, Teddy...


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Year 7 Embrace Adventure at Bushcraft

From joining the Combined Cadet Force to completing the notorious Duke of Edinburgh’s Award by the end of Year 11,...


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Sportswear boss Jessica aims to hit an ace in I Love MCR Young Person...

A former Westholme School student – who aspired to be a professional golfer – has launched her own luxury...


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St Columba’s College Sixth Form Open Evening

Join us on Thursday 9th November, 5.30-8.00pm to find out more about our exciting Sixth Form! Explore Explore our...


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Columban Fayre 2023: Unveiling the Ultimate Pre-Christmas Delight!

As the summer sun sets and the crisp autumn air descends, anticipation begins to bubble in the hearts of many....


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Niall offers Westholme students paws for thought

Over 400 people from as far and wide as Switzerland, Paris, Dover and Edinburgh made their way to Westholme School to...


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ATCL Diploma for skilful King’s Ely pianist

The ATCL is equivalent in standard to the first-year recital of an undergraduate degree, but King’s Ely Sixth...


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Wetherby Senior press release: Calling it a day with mobile phones

An exciting new digital initiative at Wetherby Senior means boys are switching off their mobile phones during the...


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Westholme School named finalist in the Independent Schools of the...

Westholme School has been selected as a finalist for the Independent Schools of the Year Award...


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GCSE Results 2023 – Box Hill School

Box Hill School is rightly proud of its A Level and IB results, and this year’s achievements by their GCSE...


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King’s Ely GCSE Results 2023

Pupils’ hard work and determination, combined with unwavering support from their teachers and families, has resulted in...


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Wisbech Grammar School pupils delighted after impressive GCSE results

There was a great sense of excitement and anticipation this morning as pupils awaited their GCSE results at Wisbech...


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Surbiton High School GCSE Results 2023

Surbiton High School pupils celebrated their 2023 GCSE results with pupils achieving 42% of all GCSEs at grade 9 and...


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King’s Honoured to be Finalists in Prestigious School Awards

The School has reached the final of the Independent School of the Year Awards 2023, which showcase the very best of...


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Welcoming Karl Guest as the New Headmaster of St Columba's College

St Columba's College is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr. Karl Guest as the new Headmaster, commencing...


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Westholme flies the green flag for eco-schools

Westholme School has been awarded the Eco-Schools Green Flag with Merit after a concerted effort by the whole school to...


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WETHERBY SENIOR PRESS RELEASE: UNIVERSITY DESTINATIONS 2023

WETHERBY SENIOR PRESS RELEASE: UNIVERSITY DESTINATIONS 2023   Wetherby Senior’s Class of 23 are set to...


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Centenary celebrations continue with GCSE success at Westholme

Westholme is celebrating after achieving remarkable success in this year’s GCSE results.  Principal Dr...


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Denstone College GCSE Success

Following the success of A Level results last week, Denstone College is once celebrating again after an exceptional set...


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WETHERBY SENIOR PRESS RELEASE: GCSE RESULTS 2023

Wetherby Senior’s Year 11 have achieved a great set of GCSE results – including a string of top grades...


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Moreton Hall Pupils Celebrate Outstanding GCSE Results

Pupils at Moreton Hall have every reason to celebrate today as they continue the tradition of achieving outstanding...


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LVS Ascot GCSE Results - Top Grades Up

LVS Ascot GCSE Results - Top Grades Up, Despite National Grade Reset Students at independent day and boarding school...


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King’s Worcester Students Celebrate Remarkable A-level Results

This year saw the first return to normal exam conditions and A-level grading since the pre-COVID year of 2019 and the...


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King’s Ely students celebrate fantastic A-Level results

Teachers and staff at King’s Ely Sixth Form are especially proud of the Year 13 cohort’s results, since...


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The Royal School Celebrates Pupils who leave feeling ‘Future Ready'

The Royal School is delighted to celebrate with this year’s A level pupils, who have secured places at a range of...


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St Joseph’s College celebrates strong A Level Results

Sixth Form students and staff at St Joseph’s College are celebrating strong A Level results this morning, with a...


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Appointment of New Executive Headmaster - The Royal School, Haslemere

Mr Close was previously Senior Vice Principal at Surbiton High School, responsible for pupil development, well-being...


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King's Worcester Celebrates 2023 GCSE Results Day

The headline statistics are very heartening, with 62% of entries receiving grades of 9-7 and 40% of all grades being 9...


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Leweston School Celebrates Brilliant GCSE Results for Another Year...

Whilst nationally, the top grades (7 to 9) have fallen from 26.3% in 2022 to 22% this year, this trend is not in...


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OLA Pupils achieve top grades in another excellent GCSE performance

OLA is proud of their GCSE pupils this year, who have achieved higher than the last set of GCSE public exams in 2019....


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St Augustine's Priory Students Achieve Top GCSES

This year’s GCSE results at St Augustine’s Priory, Ealing Catholic Independent school for girls,...


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A Level Celebrations at Box Hill School!

Huge congratulations to Box Hill School’s Class of 2023, who are celebrating their A Level results today. We are...


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WGS pupils continue to shine on A-Level Results day

The WGS community are today celebrating a positive set of A-Level results which epitomise the sheer resilience and...


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Almost half of all students achieved at least one A-Level at grade A...

Abingdon-on-Thames, Oxfordshire – Our Lady’s Abingdon has recorded another successful year of A-level...


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Surbiton High School's A-Level Results 2023

Surbiton High School’s A-level 2023 class are celebrating excellent results this year with over 25% of grades at...


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Leweston students celebrate the best A Level results for nearly a...

Nearly two thirds of all grades at Leweston were A* or A, over twice the national average. Whilst the proportion of top...


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A Level results at St Augustine’s Priory, Ealing

“We are very proud of our Year 13 students and their achievements at A Level today” commented Mrs Christine...


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St. Columba's College Celebrates Outstanding Success on A-Level...

St. Columba's College proudly announces exceptional achievements by its inaugural cohort of co-ed students in this...


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Stover School bucks national trend!

Today, as news around the country reports a significant drop in A-Level results, this year’s cohort of A-Level...


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Westholme School A-Level Results

Westholme INSPIRED Sixth Form is celebrating a year of centenary success as their class of 2023 graduate. With the...


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LVS Ascot A-level Students Exceed Expectations

Students at Independent day and boarding school LVS Ascot, where young people are inspired to exceed expectations have...


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Wetherby Senior press release: A Level Results Day 2023

WETHERBY SENIOR SCHOOL PRESS RELEASE: A LEVEL RESULTS DAY 2023 Congratulations to Wetherby Senior’s Class of...


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Moreton Hall Celebrating A Level Results

Students at Moreton Hall are celebrating today with a stellar year of A Level results which have confounded press...


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Denstone College A Level Results 2023

Once again, Denstone College are celebrating with their pupils today on receipt of an impressive set of A-Level grades....


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King’s Ely pupils’ creative talents shine in ‘A Festival of Music and...

More than one hundred musicians and dancers, from Year 4 at King’s Ely Prep through to Year 13 at King’s...


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Westholme School named in two education awards

Westholme School is celebrating after being named finalist in the Independent Schools of the Year 2023...


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The Royal School Welcomes The Princess Royal to Prize Day

The Royal School was honoured to host Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal at their annual Prize Day on Friday, 30...


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King’s Ely Sports Coach helps England win gold at World Masters...

Chanrè Bond, who is Head of Hockey at King’s Ely, scored four goals during the international tournament,...


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"The bad news is time flies. The good news is you're the pilot."

“Don’t compare yourself to others, you are all on a different path, focus on the best that you can...


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The Royal School Rated ‘Excellent’ In All Areas

The Royal School is delighted that, following the Independent Schools Inspectorate’s (ISI) Focused Compliance and...


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IB Results 2023 – Box Hill School

Box Hill School takes great pride in nurturing well-rounded individuals who possess not only academic brilliance, but...


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New Headmaster for King's St Alban's Prep School

Mr Hawker is currently the Deputy Head of Salisbury Cathedral School, where he oversees the day-to-day operation of the...


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King's Worcester Schools Shortlisted for Prestigious Awards

Covering a broad spectrum of categories, for the second year running, King’s Worcester Senior School has been...


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Leweston Represent Team GB at European Championships

Leweston athletes had a great first day at the Triathle relays (shoot-swim-run). They took an impressive four Gold...


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Moreton Hall Receives Top Grades

Moreton Hall is celebrating this week with the publication of their latest school report. The ISI (the Independent...


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Westholme celebrates centenary with a grand ball

The midpoint of Westholme's year of centenary celebrations was marked by a glittering Centenary Ball - a key...


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Leweston's Year 12 'Speak Up'!

This term, for their timetabled Enrichment sessions (part of the LEaD programme), Year 12 have been working in House...


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Leweston Senior School Sports Day

Leweston saw another fantastic Sports Day this year. From Discus, Javelin, Hurdles, 800m and Tug of War, (to name just...


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Leweston Nursery and Prep Sports Day

Nursery Well done to all of the children, from Baby Room through to Transition Two, who showed amazing willingness...


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Sheep Shearing: Keeping the flock cool at St Augustine's Priory's...

When you need a haircut, going to the hairdresser is the answer. At St Augustine’s Priory, the hairdresser comes...


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Royal Centenary Recognition at Westholme

Prep pupils at Westholme School were delighted to receive a letter from the Monarch after writing letters to...


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The Study of Photoshop

Photoshop has had a significant impact on society since its introduction in 1988 and transcended its status as a piece...


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9-Year-Old Ealing Pupil Publishes Her First Book

St Augustine’s Priory is delighted that a new author has emerged from Year 4 at this Ealing Catholic Independent...


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National success for 10 budding actors from Westholme

Ten talented students from Westholme have beaten the odds to join the most prestigious theatre programme in the...


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Westholme welcomes Dame Jacqueline Wilson

Dame Jacqueline Wilson met with students from Westholme and schools from the area during a special ’meet the...


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King’s Ely duo on fine form in British Biology Olympiad

Barclay Greenway and Georgia Gordon, who are both in Year 13 and studying Biology at A-Level, have achieved Silver and...


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Students go for Gold in their Leweston Learner Diploma

The Leweston Learner is a whole school approach to learning, which recognises that alongside teaching your children...


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Roaring success for Leweston Dragon Boat Teams

All three teams qualified for the Youth Final, and the Sixth Form Team also qualified for the Senior Final with the...


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Leweston Equestrian Named National County Intermediate ST Team...

The four-day championship is always a highlight of the equestrian team’s year and this year it did not disappoint...


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Moreton Hall Student’s Midsummer Dream

The stage of the Globe Theatre, London beckons for Moreton Hall pupil and thespian Jessica Middleton after winning the...


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Rebecca Evans Appointed as New Head of Sibford School

Starting in September, at the start of the next academic year, Rebecca will succeed Toby Spence in leading the school...


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Leweston's Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Students Complete Expedition

After an early start and packing the group equipment into their bags the teams set off on the minibuses to their...


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Leweston Academic Enrichment students impress with recent topics and...

Alongside curriculum specific opportunities, such as the Junior Maths Challenge and Biology and Physics Challenges,...


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Westholme receives centenary messages from Disney, who are also...

Pupils at Westholme School are delighted to receive a reply from their favourite Disney characters after writing to...


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Upcoming Open Days at St Columba's College!

We understand the importance of choosing the right school for your child and believe that visiting our school in person...


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Winning streak continues for King’s Ely Photography Department!

Ella Martin, who is in Year 11 at King’s Ely Senior, has been Highly Commended in this year’s Boarding...


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Leweston's Prep 5 students learn what life was like for WW2 evacuees

As part of their activities, the pupils learned how to read, write and pronounce Japanese numbers. Using the Kanji...


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Leweston Boarders Go Underground

On Sunday, Mrs Ovey and Mr Ryan-East took an intrepid group of boarders to the Mendip Hills to embark on an...


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7 Individual and 3 Team Golds for Leweston Athletes

The event was a run – shoot event with various distances and number of times completed depending on school year....


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Westholme Mark Centenary in Style

Westholme School have been marking their centenary in style – by involving all students and even Old Westholmians...


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Leweston Student Represents England in the ISFA Football Games

Jonas was in the starting line-up as striker and demonstrated his outstanding pace on and off the ball, moving onto the...


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Stover School Combined Cadet Force Detachment Parade

On Tuesday 16th of May 2023 at 11.30am Stover School Combined Cadet Force detachment (CCF) will parade for the...


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Leweston Ten Tors Team Battle Fog to Complete 45 Mile Trek

This was first Leweston team to compete in the gruelling two-day trek across Dartmoor and Ginny, Henry, Flynn, Bruce,...


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Miles For Maggie's

On Friday 28th April, Box Hill School’s staff and students embarked on Miles For Maggie’s – a...


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Let me count the university offers

Wetherby Senior School’s Class of 23 have secured over 100 offers for top universities across the UK and...


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St Columba’s CCF join forces to raise money for Veteran Charities!

On a sunny Sunday morning in London, Major Peter Jackson and Captain John Hewett completed the 26.2-mile London...


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Leweston Announces the New Head of Prep

Mr Thompson, who is currently Deputy Head of Old Hall School in Shropshire, will succeed Miss Alanda Phillips who has...


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St Columba's Teachers Cycle Over 100 Miles to Raise Funds for...

Three local teachers from St Columba's College in St Albans, Mr O'Sullivan, Mr Pinto, and Mr McGinnity,...


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St Columba's Student wins Champion Cadet Competition

Exciting news has emerged from St Columba's College, as one of their cadets, Josh Watson, has been awarded the...


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St Columba’s College raise £1,500 for Open Door through homeless...

St Columba’s College students in St Albans have raised £1,500 for Open Door, a local charity supporting...


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King’s Ely golfer qualifies for Faldo Series Junior Tour Grand Final

Paul, who is in Year 13, beat 152 of the UK’s most able junior players in the competition, which was held at...


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Creative King’s Ely pupil is a cut above the rest in London fashion...

Eleanor (Nell) Kittoe, who is in Year 11 at King’s Ely Senior, was awarded first place in the ‘Eveningwear...


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King’s Ely rowing community clocks up 620,000 metres and £3,000 in...

A taxing 24-hour Ergothon was held in school to raise money and awareness for the Tearfund charity’s relief...


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Surbiton school offers Art History course for local community

Surbiton High School is offering a short seven-week Art History course as part of their Community Outreach Programme...


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King’s Ely triumphant in photography competition for fifth year...

Jessica Harding, 18, has been crowned the International Winner of the ‘2023 ILFORD PHOTO Student Photographer of...


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Cyrus Todiwala Comes to Wisbech Grammar School

Cyrus Todiwala is returning to Wisbech Grammar School on 26 May 2023 for another evening of fantastic food. The School...


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‘Sister Act’ at Watermans Arts Centre

Sizzling with energy, comedy and musical aplomb, the St Augustine’s Priory production of ‘Sister...


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UKMT Intermediate Maths Challenge 2023

33 Royal Senior School pupils from Years 9, 10 and 11 recently participated in the online UKMT Intermediate Mathematics...


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Inter-School ‘Philosothon’ Success for The Royal

Six schools (Battle Abbey School, Brighton College, Caterham School, Notre Dame School, The Royal School and Woldingham...


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Westholme sends centenary messages to Disney, who are also...

Pupils at Westholme School have been writing to their favourite Disney characters to wish the company a happy...


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OLA 6th Students - National Winners of the UK Space Design...

At 6am on Saturday the 11th of March a group of 5 OLA 6th students boarded a train to London to compete in the National...


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Moreton Hall Business Lunch hailed as “The best speakers ever”

At this year’s Moreton Hall Business lunch two inspirational global business professionals compared notes on...


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Leweston Students Wow in School Production, 'Six'

The West End play 'Six' may not seem like the obvious choice for a school production, however, Leweston is...


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Free talk featuring award-winning speakers shares revision tips and...

On Wednesday 26 April 2023, award-winning speakers will share their insights on effective revision strategies as part...


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Equality at Shiplake College

Inclusive, Individual, Inspirational. Three words that resonate through Shiplake College, truly embedded in all we do....


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Recognise the Human Race as One - Pilgrimage of Purpose

The Singh family’s Pilgrimage of Purpose – to ‘Recognise the Human Race as One’ Jas Singh,...


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Careers Week at Leweston School

The Programme supports students throughout the competitive Oxbridge applications. Leweston provides students with...


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A Reflection on Leweston Boys' Hockey Season

“This season we have exceeded expectations in bucket loads. This term we have seen every Leweston boy (who has...


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Record Breaking Success for Moreton Hall at National Schools’...

Moreton Hall’s Senior Lacrosse team are celebrating today after an extraordinary weekend of lacrosse which saw...


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Blockchain at OLA

Our Lady's Abingdon, a leading independent school in Oxfordshire, has partnered with Vizidox Solutions Limited, a...


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Local School Girls Donate 400+ Items To Surbiton Community Fridge

We are all too aware of the cost-of-living crisis, and many of us are feeling the purse strings tightening. While this...


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Leweston Netballers Meet England's Head Coach

Just under 50 Leweston netballers attended the Team Bath v Strathclyde Sirens Super League match at Bath University on...


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World Book Day at Leweston

The Nursery enjoyed a variety of themed sensory play, tuff trays including Stick Man, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, and...


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Leweston Student, Ollie (Year 10) Reflects on 'GCSE Live!' Science...

Ollie D, Year 10, has written, below, about the day and the interesting talks given from Britain’s top...


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Sir James Dutton Delivers Careers Talk to Year 11 Leweston Students

Sir James Dutton spoke to the students about his personal career experiences which include serving 38 years in the...


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Leweston Sixth Form 'Sports Science in Action' Trip to University of...

The day included a Strength and Conditioning session with British swimmer, Ben, who led the pupils through a variety of...


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A Clean Sweep for Leweston at the Taunton Music Festival

Leweston School celebrated a clean sweep at the Taunton Music Festival at the beginning of February! Congratulations to...


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Leweston Named Top Pistol Shooting School Team in the Country

The team travelled up the day before for a practice session using the new British shooting target and scoring system....


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3D wands and Supertato

Children at Westholme Prep have brought their creative writing to life – after requesting the help...


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The Wolf - from Sedbergh to Ukraine; a pledge, a promise, a pizza

Since the war began in Ukraine Siobhan’s Trust (www.siobhanstrust.uk), a Scotland based, small, family-run...


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Oxbridge Offers for Sedberghians

Following their applications and interviews, we're delighted to learn that two current Upper Sixth pupils and an...


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World Cup Winner Returns to Sedbergh School

2022 saw the meteoric rise of Old Sedberghian Harry Brook, who, in the space of just a year, made his IT20 debut, his...


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'Alice' – an amazing trip down the rabbit hole

The audience were wowed by the second instalment of The Royal Senior School's 2022/23 theatre season with their...


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Dino-tastic Tea Party!

It was with great enthusiasm that The Royal Prep School’s Reception class welcomed their family members into the...


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Halliford School is 'Excellent in all areas' - ISI Report December...

We are delighted to announce that Halliford School has been judged ‘Excellent in all areas' in our...


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Abbey Gate College Stages Family Favourite; Matilda Jr, The Musical 

This Wednesday, independent school Abbey Gate College is set to open the curtains to their most challenging stage...


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Maths Feast Triumph!

The Royal School’s Year 10 team were crowned Maths Feast winners on Friday 3 February in a fierce competition...


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Surrey Storm Netball Experience

On Saturday 28 January, 25 girls from The Royal School’s Year 6 to Year 13 took part in an amazing Surrey Storm...


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StorySLAM Success

Excitement reached fever pitch at The Royal Prep School in early February when the school’s semi-finals for...


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NatMatSci's New Dining Facility, the Alchemist’s Restaurant Is a Huge...

FRESHLY SOURCED PRODUCE, A WIDE VARIETY OF DIFFERENT CUISINES AND A BARISTA COFFEE BAR ONLY AT THE ALCHEMIST’S...


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Bedales Prep host IAPS Small School Football Championships

Footballers from six schools took to the pitches at Bedales Prep, Dunhurst on 18 January for the Independent...


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A Portrait of Petersfield

Portraits of Petersfield’s shopkeepers, traders and workers painted by pupils at Bedales Prep, Dunhurst went on...


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The Halliford Production of The Odyssey

It is always a pleasure to welcome a live audience to see our school productions, and this year we had a great turnout...


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King’s Ely musician awarded Scholarship at reputable London...

Lauren Peck, who is in Year 13 at King’s Ely Sixth Form, has been awarded a Scholarship to study BMus (Hons)...


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Old Hallifordian Girls Reunion Event

On Saturday 28 January, we were delighted to host the Old Hallifordian Girls Reunion Event and welcome our guests back...


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Bedales music scholar begins National Youth Orchestra residencies

After playing four concerts and travelling 844 miles, Block 4 (Year 10) student Elliot Cundy’s first of three...


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Shiplake College Takes Part in new 'One Week' Eco Initiative

One Week's creator, Dr Will Hearsey, a GP from the Hart Surgery in Henley, is the driving force behind the...


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Leweston Riders Crowned County and Regional Champions

Leweston riders have celebrated fantastic success at recent equestrian events. Congratulations to all Leweston...


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Oxford University offer for Mathematics genius Harry Smith 

Westholme INSPIRED Sixth Form student Harry Smith has achieved an offer from Oxford University to study Mathematics...


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Interview with Leweston Equestrian Scholars

Before the Christmas holiday, Leweston’s Equestrian Team Captain (and show jumper), Mia K Year 13 interviewed...


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With a little help from our university advisors

As applying to top universities becomes more competitive, Wetherby Senior’s unique team of university advisors...


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Leweston School Launches 'Leweston Voices' Podcast

Leweston School is delighted to launch Leweston Voices, Leweston’s official podcast. The Headmaster, Mr...


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Shiplake College Celebrates Individual Sporting Success in Swimming...

Abi Botterill, of Year 12, has been selected to play netball for the U19 London Pulse Competition Squad; and Henry...


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St John's School, Leatherhead, appoints new Head

Following an extensive search which attracted candidates from some of the best known and most highly regarded schools...


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King’s ranked as one of the Top Independent Schools in the West...

Just like last year, King’s is the only school in Worcester and Worcestershire to be named in the Top 10 and is...


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Charlie supports The Children’s Society

Year 9 pupil at The Royal School, Charlie, recently filmed an online campaign for The Children's Society. She was...


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New Headteacher announced at St Augustine’s Priory

St Augustine’s Priory is delighted to announce the appointment of Mrs Christine Macallister as Headteacher from...


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Christmas Entrepreneurs at The Royal Prep School

On Monday 5 December, Year 5 Royal Prep School pupils put on their very own Christmas Market and managed to raise...


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Christmas Shoebox Appeal

The Royal School were delighted to be able to support the Teams4U Christmas Shoebox Appeal, once again this...


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Wonderful Author Workshops

Royal School pupils from Year 3 to 7 took part in a series of workshops with renowned climate fiction author, Sarah...


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Maths Success for Rufus

Rufus (Year 10 pupil at The Royal School) has just been awarded a Merit in his Senior Kangaroo follow-on round in the...


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Supporting refugees through the Bedales Discovery Day

As part of the South Downs Youth Discovery Project, a group of young people who have come to the UK alone and are in...


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St John's College student makes final of BBC Young Chorister of the...

At St John's College, Cardiff, we are immensely proud of Lara O (Year 7) who has sung her way through to the...


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Navy STEM Workshops for Royal Prep pupils

#FutureReady STEM ambassadors from the Royal Navy and Royal Marines visited the Prep School to work with pupils from...


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Shakespeare Inspires Year 6

To finish their English topic of Shakespeare, Year 6 at The Royal Prep School not only trod the boards at The Globe...


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Supporting Haslemere Food Bank

There was a fantastic response from Royal School families last week when the Senior School held a mufti day on Friday...


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Students from Westholme School travelled to London to compete in the...

The team, comprising of Grace Robinson, Jasmine Bullough-Teal, Amy Ainsworth, and Lottie Meade, competed in the...


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Leweston hosts annual Cross Country Relays

Leweston School hosted the annual Girls’ Cross Country relays on Thursday 17 November, welcoming schools from...


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Aeronautics Leonardo Day at Leweston Prep

Yesterday, all of Prep 5 and 6 took part in a day of STEM activities with graduate trainees from Leonardo Helicopters....


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Royal Navy Careers Morning at Leweston Prep

Prep 6 had the privilege of welcoming the Royal Navy today for their careers morning. They started the day with a game...


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Halliford Launches Sixth Form STEM Scholarship

We are pleased to announce that we have launched a Sixth Form STEM Scholarship. This is open to all students taking two...


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Bedales and Bohunt celebrate partnership activities

The Heads of Bohunt Education Trust (BET) and Bedales Schools attended an event at the Houses of Parliament with Damian...


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King’s Worcester Announces New Sixth Form Centre

An exciting new chapter has begun at King’s Senior School with the announcement that they will be starting work...


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Pressure, Friction and Titration: Leweston Celebrates World Science...

On 10 November Leweston School celebrated World Science Day, with their students busy in the laboratories. Year 7 were...


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Stover School joined by Admiral Sir Ben Key, First Sea Lord

On Friday, 11 November, Stover School had the honour of hosting Admiral Sir Ben Key, First Sea Lord and Chief of Naval...


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Halliford School Remembrance Service 2022

Halliford School came together on Friday 11 November in the courtyard to mark Remembrance and remember those who gave...


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Bedales Remember

Pupils and staff across the three Bedales Schools marked Remembrance Day with a series of thought-provoking...


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Claremont Fan Court School commemorates Remembrance Day with special...

On Friday 11 November, Claremont Fan Court School marked Remembrance Day and 40 years since the Falklands War with a...


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Leweston athletes win Gold and Silver in World Biathle and Triathe...

Students from Leweston School travelled to the World Biathle and Triathle Championships in Machico, Madeira, over half...


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Surbiton High School Pupil Named Young Hero

15-year-old Avye founded Girls Into Coding, a Community Interest Company (CIC) and not-for-profit Social Enterprise....


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Five European Leweston School Champions

Well done to the ten Leweston students that represented Great Britain at the European Biathle, Triathle, Laser Run...


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The End of the Stuffy Classroom

Westholme School’s new Prep School is benefitting from state-of-the-art ventilation – meaning the...


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Westholme school shines a light on stage performers during visit

Westholme students have had the opportunity to quiz stars of the stage – after holding two Musical Theatre...


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Time to Reflect

This term, The Royal Prep School was fortunate to have the Three Counties Church outreach team visit and turn the...


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The Royal School leads The Annual National Service for Seafarers at...

The Royal School’s naval heritage and Royal Patronage allows its pupils to be involved in extraordinary events....


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Royal Lecture from HM The Queen’s Equerry

This term, The Royal Senior School enjoyed a fascinating Royal Lecture from Gp Capt Brailsford, who kindly came to...


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Surfaces are Go!

All The Royal Prep School pupils in Years 3-6 are now equipped with their own personal Surface Go (a detachable tablet...


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Dorset Fire and Rescue Visit Leweston Prep

On Tuesday 4 October, Leweston Prep were lucky enough to have a visit from Dorset & Wiltshire Fire and Rescue along...


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Bedales Prep, Dunhurst celebrates Black History Month

October marks Black History Month in the UK and to commemorate the event, Bedales Prep, Dunhurst held a Pupil Voice...


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Ealing pupil cast in English National Opera production

Talented Ealing pupil, Matilda McDonald, auditioned for and has been successfully cast as a young girl in the English...


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Bedales Prep and Pre-prep celebrate Harvest Festival

Pupils at Bedales Prep, Dunhurst and Pre-prep, Dunannie took part in the schools’ annual Harvest Festival...


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Leweston Athlete becomes World Laser Run Champion

Leweston School had seven pupils representing Great Britain at the World Laser Run Championships in Lisbon, Portugal,...


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Changing the World: UK Student sets up Glaucoma Clinic

Every year, Year 12 students at St Augustine’s Priory, Catholic independent day school for girls in Ealing, West...


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Local MP Chris Loder visits Leweston Prep

Leweston School believe that children and young people should have a say in decisions that affect their lives. A School...


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Denstone College pupils selected for the England U18s rugby training...

An incredible achievement for Harry, Henry and George who have been selected for the England Rugby U18s training camp....


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Bedales takes Footsteps for FitzRoy

Bedales held a community day on 21 September to promote neuro-diversity and the work of the FitzRoy charity. Activities...


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Berkhamsted ‘Junior Music Tour’ to Paris

Steph Gunary, Director of Performing Arts Development, tells us more about the experience: ‘This was, I...


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New Year 7 and Year 9 Pupils welcomed for Induction Days

Starting a new school can be a daunting prospect but with the days designed to allow new Year 7 and Year 9 pupils to...


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Adam Peaty Race Clinic goes the extra length for the community

As well as this, 12 coaches from three local swim clubs and Berkhamsted School received first-hand training from Adam...


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Adam Peaty Race Clinics comes to Berkhamsted School

Peaty is an eight-time World Champion, sixteen-time European Champion and four-time Commonwealth Champion. He also...


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Surbiton High School GCSE Results 2022

We are delighted to share with you that our pupils have received an outstanding set of GCSE results this year; with...


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King’s Ely pupils achieve superb GCSE results

This year’s GCSE examinations were marked by external assessors for the first time since 2019. The percentage of...


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Wisbech Grammar School pupils celebrate GCSE success

After the excellent A-Level results last week, it was the turn of WGS GCSE pupils to celebrate success this morning...


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Stover School celebrates GCSE results

Stover School pupils are celebrating their GCSE results today; with more than 87% of all papers receiving grade 4...


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St Columba’s College GCSE Results 2022

Congratulations to all our GCSE students on an outstanding set of results which represent the College’s best ever...


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Claremont Fan Court School pupils jump for joy at GCSE results

Pupils at Claremont Fan Court School in Esher, Surrey were delighted to receive fantastic GCSE results today. With 82%...


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Leweston pupils celebrate superb GCSE results

The GCSE results received today at Leweston School were for the sixth year running impressively higher than the...


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Examination results are just one aspect of a Berkhamsted education

Developing Remarkable People …what makes a remarkable person? Examination results are just one aspect of a...


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Bedales students benefit from unique curriculum

Bedales students are celebrating after the publication of GCSE and Bedales Assessed Course (BAC) results, with over...


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OLA Pupils achieve top grades in another excellent GCSE performance

Considering the disruption to education experienced by these pupils in the last 2 and a half years, this is a...


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GCSE Results Day 2022 at St Augustine’s Priory

Following the excellent A Level results at St Augustine’s Priory last week, the GCSE results achieved by the...


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Moreton Hall’s Students Celebrate Record-Breaking GCSE Results

Students from Moreton Hall School in Shropshire are celebrating a record-breaking set of results with the highest...


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Wetherby Senior School: GCSE Results Day 2022

Congratulations to Wetherby Senior’s Year 11 on achieving excellent GCSE results – including a string of...


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St Joseph’s College celebrates impressive A Level results

Sixth Form students and staff at St Joseph’s College are celebrating a superb set of A Level results this...


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Berkhamsted celebrates remarkable character and results of A Level...

We saw our students work hard to continue their studies throughout Covid 19, and, as these results show, they have...


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A-level Results 2022 from Surbiton High School

Over 91% will be heading off to their first-choice university and further to this we have maintained our success rate...


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Diligent King’s Ely students achieve excellent A-Level results

Of the 94 students in King’s Ely’s Year 13 cohort, 29 pupils have achieved all A* and A grades in their...


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St Columba's celebrates top A level results

Students at St Columba's College celebrated a great set of A level results after making it through two incredibly...


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A Level success at Box Hill School

Following an excellent set of recent IB results, we are delighted with an equally impressive set of grades from our...


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Bedales students celebrate progression to prestigious universities

Bedales students are celebrating after securing places at some of the most prestigious academic and artistic global...


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Moreton Hall’s Students Celebrate Exceptional A Level Results

Moreton Hall’s Upper Sixth girls are celebrating exceptional performances in their A Levels. A third of all...


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An American success story

Wetherby Senior’s Class of 22 are set to join prestigious universities in the UK, across continental Europe and...


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Freemen’s A Level students celebrate strong results

89% of grades achieved were A* - B grades 74% of grades achieved were A* / A grades 44% of all grades achieved...


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A Level results at St Augustine’s Priory, Ealing

‘’We say that our girls will change the world. This cohort of A Level students is ready to do just that...


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Happy learners make successful achievers; almost a quarter of OLA...

A wonderful set of A-Level results for OLA Upper Sixth students, with almost a quarter of the year group achieving...


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Leweston students achieve over twice the national average at A*

Well over half of all the A Level results celebrated today at Leweston School were A* or A, the fourth year running...


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WGS pupils shine once again as outstanding A-Level results surpass...

While life at schools returns to normality, WGS pupils collecting their A-Level results today have been some of the...


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Excellent A Level Results from Stover School

This cohort of A level candidates were making something of a venture into unknown territories, due to the suspension of...


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Claremont Fan Court School students celebrate outstanding A level...

Students at Claremont Fan Court School in Esher, Surrey were delighted to receive record-breaking A level results...


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Future Ready Royal Sixth Form students

Pupils at The Royal achieved strong A level results as the first cohort to sit exams since 2019. Pupils cited the...


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Old Elean, Rebecca, to represent Hockey Wales at 2022 Commonwealth...

Rebecca, aged 21, has been selected for the Hockey Wales Women’s Team after impressing coaches at the...


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King’s Ely Sixth Form students reap benefits of Mentor Match Programme

King’s Ely’s ‘Mentor Match Programme’ has been running for several years now. However, a recent...


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Second at Madeira Biathle & Laser Run!

Two Leweston School pupils represented GB Pentathlon at the International Biathle & Laser Run in Madeira at the end...


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King’s Ely athlete achieves first place and new personal best at...

Oliver, who is in Year 8 at King’s Ely Junior, joined top athletes from prep schools across the UK to compete in...


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Leweston Prep Student Wins National Competition!

Congratulations to Alice M, Prep 6, who won the National Competition from Leonardo, an aerospace, security and defence...


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“There’s a secret 60% in all of us. What will you do with yours?”

For the first time since 2019, Senior School Speech Day at Wisbech Grammar School was back to normal as staff, pupils,...


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Leweston School Donate Piano to Local Care Home

On Tuesday 19 July, Leweston School re-homed their beloved piano from the Music Department, and donated it to the...


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Independent Schools of the Year St Augustine’s Priory shortlisted

St Augustine’s Priory, Ealing Catholic independent day school for girls, is delighted to have been shortlisted in...


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Box Hill School Celebrates IB Results

On Wednesday 6th July, students at Box Hill School celebrated after the Class of 2022 achieved a fantastic 92 per cent...


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St Columba's College St Columba’s College Announces its New Head

St Columba’s College in St Albans has announced a new Head. Following a rigorous and high-calibre application...


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Prep School on the Move!

The sun shone and there was huge excitement on Monday 20 June as The Royal School welcomed Reception, Year 1 & 2...


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The Royal Prep School race to success!

Nine Year 6 pupils from The Royal Prep School travelled to Norfolk to compete in a Greenpower Goblin race car event on...


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Team Blackout on the Starting Grid . . World Finals F1iS 2022

Team Blackout from St John's College, Cardiff will be representing Wales as part of Team GB at the F1...


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Leweston School's Hockey Fundraiser Match

On Friday 10 June, Leweston Enterprise organised a fundraiser hockey match at Leweston School. Staff, students and...


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Celebrating creativity in the community

Pieces of art created by pupils at Bedales went on display at independent shops and cafés in Petersfield this...


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Head appointed at Fairstead House School and Nursery in Suffolk

Mr Radford, who was previously Deputy Head at Fairstead House, has been Acting Head since the beginning of the Summer...


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Head of Bedales Will Goldsmith on his plans for the future

In his first media interview since his appointment as permanent Head of Bedales Schools, Will Goldsmith spoke to Dr...


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Jubilee celebrations at Bedales Pre-prep

Children at Bedales Nursery and Pre-prep, Dunannie got into the spirit of Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee...


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Leweston's 'Best-Ever' Performance at Dorset School's Athletics...

Leweston athletes enjoyed their best ever performance at the Dorset School’s County Athletics Championships on...


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Leweston's Equestrian Team Become National Champions at Hickstead

With eight team events and nine riders competing for individual honours, Leweston School had a very busy three days at...


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Passionate King’s Ely Teacher recognised with national award

Esmeralda Salgado, who is Head of Modern Foreign Languages (MFL) at King’s Ely, has won Silver in the prestigious...


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School Celebrates Ama-sing Pupils’ Festival Success

Westholme School pupils are celebrating a bumper year after scoring nearly 40 trophies and medals in the 2022 Blackburn...


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Leweston School Come 4th at Dragon Boat Race 2022

On Sunday 29 May, Leweston School had two teams enter the annual Sherborne Fair Dragon Boat Race. As usual, the school...


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Second Place at Inter-Schools Show Jumping Competition

Many congratulations to Leweston School Equestrian team, who all rode brilliantly on Saturday 14 May to take 2nd place...


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Athletes from Leweston selected to compete in Greece for GB Triathle...

The Leweston Triathle took place on 15 May with 155 athletes from around the country. This was a qualifying event for...


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Year 7 students receive replies from House of Commons & David...

Year 7 students have enthusiastically been writing letters to people of importance after studying a range of Global...


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World Swim Championships Success for St Columba's College Pupils

St Columba’s College swimmers did brilliantly at the WSG Events World Swim Championships, bringing home a new...


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The stage is alive with the sound of music, dance and drama...

Drama, music and dance scholars at Westholme School will be showcasing their favourite things as they present a...


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Legally Brunette – Moreton Hall Alumni On Her Way to Being a Barrister

When Alura Bather joined Moreton Hall in Oswestry for her A Level programme, she was in no doubt that her dream job...


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Students embark on Polar SOS! tour of Lancashire’s nurseries 

Drama students from Westholme’s INSPIRED Sixth Form are delivering a series of free climate change workshops for...


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Berkhamsted Schools Group pulls together for Ukraine

Many communities across the globe have responded with compassion and support in response to the devastating conflict in...


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Prep 3 & 4 Go Back in Time to the Victorian Era

On Thursday 19 May, Prep 3 and 4 had a visit from the Victorian School, to experience what life was like as a child in...


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Olympic athlete inspires Westholme students to ‘work hard and dream...

Westholme School celebrated their wonderful sporting achievements of the past 12 months at their Sports...


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The Royal School shortlisted for the Tes Schools Awards 2022

The Royal School has been shortlisted in two categories in the prestigious Tes Schools Awards 2022; for Headteacher of...


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Navigating Andorra – Prep & Heatherton Combined Trip

The original destination was Italy, but fortunately Debbie Hawkes managed to arrange a relocation to Andorra, when it...


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King’s Ely pupil is highest achieving contestant in major STEM...

Eleanor, who is in Year 13 at King’s Ely Sixth Form, is no stranger to academic achievements, particularly when...


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Athletes from Leweston selected for GB Laser Run for European...

At the National Laser Run in Edinburgh, Leweston had eight pupils make the long trip to Scotland and returned with...


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Mia K, Year 12, Spends 3 Weeks with Team GB ShowJumper in Vilamoura

Equestrian Team Captain and School Sport Prefect, Mia K, Year 12, spent three weeks with Team GB showjumper, Harriet...


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Talented King’s Ely student secures role with National Youth Music...

Isobel, who is in Year 11 at King’s Ely Senior, is not only going to benefit from the many opportunities that the...


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Best Schools Awards Finalist

Earlier this year, The Royal School entered the Muddy Stilettos Best Schools Awards and are proud to have been selected...


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Delving into School league tables - don’t believe (all) the hype

Choosing the right school for your child There is a proliferation of comparison websites and league tables which all...


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Behind the Curtain with Theatre Manager, Andrew Ibbott

What does your schedule look like in the run up to a production? How does the team operate? A normal day in production...


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Photography at King’s Ely goes from strength to strength

The King’s Ely Photography Department, which is run by Head of Photography, Antonio Longo, is of international...


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Ukraine appeal - Thank you for your donations

We’re thrilled with the response from our community to the Ukraine Appeal which was organised by Sixth Form...


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Students receive prestigious award from The Worshipful Company of...

Congratulations to Brendan (Upper 6) and Annabelle (Upper 3) who have been awarded the prestigious 'Fletcher's...


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Westholme school root themselves in history

Westholme school have rooted themselves in history after planting a tree for the Queen’s Jubilee. The...


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Heatherton Open Day - 18th March

Heatherton School are hosting an Open Event this Friday, 18th March. The event provides a fantastic opportunity for...


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Shrek The Musical and Drama Dedication with Dawn Wylie

Firstly Dawn, can you tell us all about your Berkhamsted school history as a member of staff and your love for Drama...


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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz!

At long last The Royal School Drama department were able to perform in a packed Kilmorey theatre with a spring...


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Swimming success for St Columba's College student Caitlin

There was a real boost for St Columba's College swimmers last weekend when Sixth Form student Caitlin Hartley won...


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Author visit inspires children at The Royal Prep School

The children in Pre-Prep (Reception to Year 2) listened with great excitement as author, Jon Gilbert, read his fun and...


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Champions at National Schools Biathlon

The schools Biathlon team had some great success at the National Schools Biathlon at University of Bath at the weekend,...


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Allies and Advocates – Supporting Berkhamsted Schools

The Allies and Advocates Leaders learn about why allyship and advocacy are important far beyond the school gates and...


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British Science Week at Heatherton

The week started with the girls having access to a fully electric car which sparked conversations about the growth and...


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Leweston School's Charity Week

For the past few years, Year 13 have held a 24-hour triathlon in aid of their chosen charity at the end of the Easter...


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Roald Dahl’s Matilda

Roald Dahl’s Matilda may not seem like the obvious choice of show for a cast of discerning 12-18 year olds, but anyone...


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King’s Ely and Fairstead House schools become “one family”

This exciting decision will see Fairstead House – a leading independent nursery, pre-preparatory and preparatory...


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Egg-Citing end to the Spring Term for The Royal Prep School

Little Sailors’ Daycare and Nursery classes at The Royal Prep School ended the Spring Term in a blaze of colour...


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The Royal Prep School – STEAM Week

The Royal Prep School had a wonderful time during their STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Maths) Week...


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March Madness at St Columba's College

It was March Madness at St Columba's College in St Albans when the Senior School Basketball teams reached the final...


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Competition Success for St Columba's College Young Musicians

Three talented performers from St Columba's College enjoyed great success at the District Final of the 2022 Rotary...


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Denstone College Pupils to attend England U17 Rugby Training Camp

Three Denstone College pupils have been selected for the England U17s rugby training camp this...


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Inter-House Gymnastics and Dance Competition 2022

On Wednesday 16 February, Leweston School hosted their historical Inter-House Gymnastics and Dance Competition for...


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Discovering A-Level Chinese with Hannah Galbraith

Following an incredibly successful event hosted by Hannah Galbraith (pictured) and Clare Tan, entitled CPD:...


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Art Sale supporting refugee charity - 8 March 2022

Artwork by accomplished and emerging artists – including royal academicians – will be on sale at Bedales on 8 March at...


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Royal School pupil captivates judges with original story

A pupil from The Royal School has enthralled judges with her original story about mermaids as part of United...


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Inter-School ‘Philosothon’ Success for The Royal

Six schools (Battle Abbey School, Brighton College, Caterham School, Notre Dame School, The Royal School and Woldingham...


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World Book Day

With multiple Mary Poppins, two Highway Rats, Gangsta Granny, Elmer and at least a dozen raucous elephants roaming...


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Creating Space: Opening Speech to the Society of Heads Conference 2022

Mrs Sarah Raffray, Headteacher of St Augustine’s Priory, Ealing Catholic independent school for girls and Chair...


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School Community Comes Together to Help Ukraine

Leweston School was a ‘drop off site’ for members of staff and Leweston School parents to donate any aid to families...


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St Columba’s College Ukraine Appeal collects much-needed items for...

St Columba’s College in St Albans organised a collection of much-needed items for Ukrainian refugees on Wednesday 9...


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Overwhelming support for refugees on Bedales community day

Bedales held a community day on 8 March 2022 dedicated to supporting the plight of refugees. In the run-up to the day,...


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Eco Swap Shop raises money for Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal

The Royal Prep School organised an Eco Swap Shop last week to raise money for the Red Cross and their Ukraine...


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King’s Ely student is a winner in national fashion design contest

John-Oswald Crichton, 17, was one of eight Fashion and Textile Design students at King’s Ely to be shortlisted in...


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New King’s Ely Scholars installed during Choral Evensong

The school’s King’s Scholars for this academic year are William Biggs, Benjamin Collier, Joseph Coppin,...


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Berkhamsted Schools Group - Successful End to the Year

As Berkhamsted look towards the end of the year and head into 2022, we've had some fantastic successes...


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Season of goodwill celebrated in abundance at King’s Ely

From raising funds for charities which support people less fortunate than themselves, to making and donating food for...


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King’s Ely musician achieves place at prestigious conservatoire

Lauren Booth, who is in Year 11 at King’s Ely Senior and who joined King’s Ely Acremont Pre-Prep in Year 1,...


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Making an Impact in A Level Art

With a glue gun in hand, talented Lower Sixth artists at St Edward's Senior and Sixth Form, intricately designed...


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Wisbech Grammar School Appoints New Head for September 2022

The Board of Wisbech Grammar School are very pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Barnaby Rimmer as the next Head...


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Leweston supports Bath Rugby match in aid of School Partnership

On Sunday 9 January, Leweston School students and members of staff took a trip up to Bath to support Bath Rugby against...


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A Tuneful Visit From a Very Special Young Musician

This week, St Edward's Pre-Prep pupils were very lucky to meet percussionist Darcy Beck, current “Gloucestershire Young...


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Eye-Opening Biology

Year 10 students were first up, tasked with dissecting hearts. The aim of the lesson was to enable the class to...


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Leweston Equestrian Team Named NSEA SW Grass Roots Regional Champions

Eight riders from Leweston School's Equestrian team, took part in the NSEA South-West Regional Grass Roots Show...


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Leweston voted Top Performing School in Cross Country Championships

On Thursday 13 January, over 30 athletes from Leweston School, from minors to 6th form, travelled to Kings Park in...


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St Edward’s Secures £3m Investment as it Joins Leading UK Schools...

Independent Schools have been hit with uncertainties following the impact of the pandemic. St Edward’s Trustees...


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Leweston School GCSE Fine Art Cohort

A snapshot of last years GCSE Fine Art students’ art works from Leweston School have recently adorned the walls...


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Claremont Fan Court School purchases adjacent property

CLAREMONT Fan Court school of Esher, Surrey, has purchased a neighbouring property to support continued development and...


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Dr Adam Rutherford delivers annual Bedales science lecture

Geneticist, author and broadcaster Dr Adam Rutherford inspired an audience of Bedales students, parents and staff at...


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Poetry Workshop Day with Poet Matt Bryden

On Tuesday 2 March, Leweston School had a visit from Poet, Matt Bryden. Matt spent the morning in the Prep school,...


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Leweston School Art Scholars Exhibition

Leweston School welcomed the school community to take a look at their talented Art and Design Scholars, Art exhibition...


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Westholme student has been tipped ‘one to watch’ after winning...

Sixth Former Charlotte Corrigan beat thousands of students from across the world to be named “Future Leader of...


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Prep 5 Pupil from Leweston School wins online competition with Kenton...

Annabel H, Prep 5 entered an online competition on Instagram to win a telephone call from Kenton Cool, from the South...


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Halliford School’s New Woodward Building

This academic year, Halliford School is marking its Centenary, and at the centre of their celebrations was the...


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Another Set Of Excellent LAMDA Examination Results

Halliford School is delighted to announce our LAMDA examination results. Twenty-six Halliford students took exams in...


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Royal Navy Visits Leweston School

Year 10 spent the morning with 4 representatives from the Royal Navy and the Royal Navy Reserves. After an initial...


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Creating Space for Truthful Conversations

We have been involved in the Faith and Belief Forum’s school linking programme since November 2010. We are...


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Leweston Prep's WOW Day for Chinese New Year!

On Tuesday 1 February, in celebration of Chinese New Year, Prep 6 had a WOW Day. WOW days are fun filled educational...


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Leweston Prep's Dress To Express Day

As part of Children’s Mental Health Week 2022, Leweston Prep hosted a ‘Dress To Express’ day where...


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Chinese New Year – Lion Dance Performance at Berkhamsted

On the 10th of February, Berkhamsted Schools Group celebrated Chinese New Year in style. One Chinese legend, dictates...


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Westholme invites prospective parents to explore plans for new...

Excitement is building ahead of Westholme School’s new state-of-the-art Prep School – and prospective...


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Bedales announces new Head

Bedales School has announced the appointment of Will Goldsmith as its new Head. Will has been the school’s...


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Well-rounded students celebrated at Westholme School

Students at Westholme School have been congratulated for their achievements in all areas of life as the school held its...


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Julia experiments with success after getting Oxford University offer

High-flying student Julia Gartold has set her sights on becoming a Zoologist after being given an open offer to study...


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LVS Ascot students deliver outstanding performances in their end of...

Senior school students at award-winning, independent day and boarding school LVS Ascot, on London...


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Westholme students lobby Boris for freedom in Iran

Students from Westholme School are lobbying Boris Johnson for the release of two British-Iranian nationals held against...


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St Columba’s student awarded Principal Trumpet in the National Youth...

Samuel Balchin, 18, from Hertfordshire has been awarded the honour of becoming the Principal Trumpet in the National...


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Bedales Pre-prep teacher publishes new children's book

Children at Bedales Nursery & Pre-prep, Dunannie celebrated the publication of their teacher’s new...


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King’s Ely duo shine in Mathematical Olympiad for Girls

Eleanor MacGillivray, who is in Year 13 and is Head of School, achieved 100% in the competition for the second year...


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The Official Opening of the Woodward Building

Wednesday 10th November saw the official opening of Halliford School’s new Woodward Building. The building has...


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Investment in sport at King’s Ely continues with significant...

The £400,000 project was carried out by Velocity Sports Ltd and Surfacing Standards Ltd and was started in July...


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Creating Space for Headteachers surviving a pandemic

The pandemic blurred all boundaries. Some of this was good. To start with we thought it was a great equaliser –...


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King’s Ely donates “outstanding” haul of items to local foodbank

Thanks to the generosity of students, staff and families from King’s Ely Acremont Pre-Prep right the way through...


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Final whistle on charity football stadium tour

Four teenage football fans have visited 92 professional clubs during their half term break to raise money for...


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Westholme School pupils have cemented their place in history

Westholme School pupils have cemented their place in history – by hiding a time capsule in the wall of their new...


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NATMATSCI BOARDING EXPANDS: OFFERING IN HOUSE CATERING, EVENT SPACE...

In September 2022, The National Mathematics and Science College, the UK’s top specialist sixth-form STEM school,...


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Moreton Hall Students Tackle Climate Change

As world leaders prepare to gather in Glasgow for the 26th United Nations Annual Climate Change Conference, last week...


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Surbiton High School Pupils Shine in Virtual Green Love! Performance

Last Friday, pupils at Surbiton High School joined together virtually with thousands of their peers from across United...


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Surbiton High Girls' Preparatory School Awarded Primary Science...

283 Primary Science Quality Marks have been awarded to infant, junior, primary, middle and special schools to celebrate...


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Old Bedalian Gyles Brandreth returns to Bedales

Old Bedalian Gyles Brandreth returned to Bedales on 12 October to hand deliver a copy of his new book, Odd Boy Out, to...


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King’s Ely celebrates fifty years of being co-educational

To commemorate fifty years of being co-educational, (well, fifty-one years now but the school was unable to celebrate...


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Moreton Hall Sixth Form Student Stakes Claim to Mountain Biking Elite

This summer, Moreton Hall’s Sixth Form student Ellie Jones proved her status as one of the nation’s most...


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Moreton Sixth Form Information Evening Provides a One Stop Shop...

For our Upper Five pupils, and external families considering Moreton Hall for their A Level programme, Moreton Sixth...


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An Artist Inspires At Shiplake College

Shiplake College Sixth Form art students were fortunate to spend a day last week with British Fine Artist, Ian Murphy...


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Antonia Jubb becomes British Youth Triathlon & Youth Super League...

Antonia Jubb, 16, from St Albans won the British Youth Triathlon Grand Final and the overall British Triathlon Super...


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Shiplake College Champions at Henley Royal Regatta

?This is the first time a full Shiplake crew has won a final at Henley Regatta and topped off an already...


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St Columba’s College Celebrates 200 Years of the Brothers of the...

St Columba’s College in St Albans held two Bicentenary Masses in celebration of this impressive milestone, one...


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St Columba’s College in St Albans becomes a co-educational school

St Columba’s College in St Albans has become a co-educational school, after girls started in Reception, Prep 1,...


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King’s Ely teacher becomes President of the Geographical Association

Alan Parkinson, who is Head of Geography at King’s Ely Junior, was Vice President of the GA last year, and became...


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Box Hill School Sixth Form Open Evening

At Box Hill School we offer our sixth form students the choice of two academic programmes. They can study for A Levels...


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Box Hill School students receive fantastic A Level results

Box Hill School students and staff celebrated a fantastic 100% pass rate for this year’s A level cohort. 26%...


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King’s Ely secures reaccreditation of International School Award

The British Council’s International School Award is a badge of honour for schools that do “outstanding work...


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The Covid Generation – so what have we learnt?

As they approach the end of their school year and following 16 months of restrictions, Berkhamsted School students are...


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‘A simple act of kindness can make a tremendous impact on a person’s...

‘A simple act of kindness can make a tremendous impact on a person’s life’ The past 18 months have prevented us coming...


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Making a Difference in 2021

Making a difference to others’ lives is an intrinsic part of the Freemen’s community. Under the leadership of Mrs...


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Students gain best ever International Baccalaureate Diploma results

On Tuesday 6th July, students at Box Hill School celebrated after the Class of 2021 achieved a fantastic 100 per cent...


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Freemen’s A Level students celebrate success despite COVID challenges

49% of all grades achieved were A* grades 81% of grades achieved were A* / A grades 95% of grades achieved were A* - B...


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67.8% of OLA students achieve A*-A in best results on record!

Business Studies, Drama, Geography, Further Maths, PE and Textiles Departments all achieved 100% A*-A, with other...


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St Columba’s College celebrates A Level success

Sixth Form students at St Columba’s College in St Albans had plenty to celebrate today as they received their A...


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A-level Results 2021

Our congratulations go out to the 2021 A-level cohort who have achieved excellent results, despite the challenges of...


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Record-Breaking Stover School 2021 A level Results

Despite the difficulties and uncertainties of the past two years, the Stover School 2021 Year 13 cohort have produced...


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A* all the way for top achievers at Pitsford School

Once again the Pitsford students have triumphed at the end of what has been the most trying 2 years. This year’s...


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St Joseph’s College celebrates impressive A Level results

Sixth Form students and staff at St Joseph’s College are celebrating a superb set of A Level results this...


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Future Ready Royal Sixth Form students

~ Future Ready curriculum prepares students for a rapidly changing world ~ ~ Individual approach demonstrated by...


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Congratulations to our Class of 2021

Congratulations to our Class of 2021 The culmination of two years in Sixth Form at St John’s has seen the...


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Outstanding A-Level results for Wisbech Grammar School Students

Pupils at WGS continue to excel in a remarkable display of resilience as A-Level results surpass...


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A Level results at St Augustine's Priory

St Augustine’s Priory, Ealing Catholic independent school for girls, is delighted to announce that their pupils...


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The future is bright following Tettenhall College’s A Level success

Tettenhall College are today celebrating their student’s A Level results with a 100% pass rate and 85% achieving...


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LVS Ascot Pupils Celebrate A Level Exam Success

Pupils at independent day and boarding school LVS Ascot, on London Road, celebrated their A Level...


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Superb A Level results for diligent King’s Ely students

Following what has been a challenging 18 months for everyone involved in education, whether learning or teaching, Year...


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Claremont Fan Court School celebrates stellar A level results

Many congratulations to our brilliant upper sixth leavers who celebrated stellar A level results on the morning of...


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Students secure wide range of courses at prestigious universities

Students at Bedales - including many who progressed from Bedales Prep, Dunhurst (indicated by †) - are celebrating...


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Students at Freemen’s achieve top marks at GCSE despite COVID...

· 45% of grades were the top grade of 9 · 72% of all grades were 8 or 9 · 89% of all grades achieved were 7, 8 or 9 ·...


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High-achieving pupils at Wisbech Grammar School are celebrating their...

Headmaster, Mr Chris Staley, said: “There is so much to celebrate given the disruption and unpredictability of...


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OLA Pupils achieve top grades in another outstanding GCSE performance

15 students (31% of the Year 11 cohort) gained 10 or more of the highest 9-7 grades: Ellie Birtwistle, Rosie Gallacher,...


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St Columba’s College celebrates GCSE success

Year 11 students at St Columba’s College in St Albans celebrated their GCSE results today. Overall, the...


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Record-breaking GCSE Results from Stover School

This year’s GCSE cohort at Stover School are celebrating some outstanding achievements. The Year 11 pupils at...


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Focus on the future for GCSE students at The Royal School

~ Congratulations to The Royal School's Year 11 pupils - who performed well across all subjects ~ ~ Focus on the...


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Students excel in their GCSE results

The efforts and hard work of Year 11 students at St Joseph’s have resulted in excellent GCSE outcomes again this...


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Claremont pupils beam with delight on GCSE results day

Year 11 pupils have been beaming with delight following excellent, well deserved, GCSE results. 59.5% of grades were...


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Resilient King’s Ely pupils achieve excellent GCSE results

Following what has certainly been a unique and challenging 18 months, King’s Ely is delighted to report that 94%...


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GCSE results at St Augustine’s Priory

The GCSE results achieved by the pupils at St Augustine’s Priory, Ealing Catholic independent school for girls,...


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GCSE Results 2021

Surbiton High School’s Year 11 pupils have been celebrating their fantastic GCSE results today. These pupils...


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LVS Ascot Pupils Celebrate GCSE Exam Success

Pupils at independent day and boarding school LVS Ascot, on London Road, Ascot,...


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Moreton Hall Announces GCSE Results

Following on from the success of A Level Students earlier in the week, it is now the turn of Moreton Hall’s GCSE...


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Continued Success at Tettenhall College

Teachers and staff at Tettenhall College are celebrating the fantastic GCSE results attained by their pupils today. The...


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Pitsfordians shining bright

Pitsford School's GCSE students have secured the best ever results in the school's history in what has been the...


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Ready for the Next Challenge!

The 2021 cohort of St John’s Upper Fifth are celebrating fantastic GCSE results this summer. They have...


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Moreton Hall students are once again celebrating a stellar set of...

Moreton Hall students are once again celebrating a stellar set of results which cements Moreton Hall’s reputation...


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Schools Diversity Week

Freemen’s Diversity and Equality Committee has been very active since it was convened in January, and this term pupils...


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DGS boys rule the court

Two Derby Grammar School pupils are celebrating after a fantastic run in the County Cup. Sam and Mikeli, both in Year 7...


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Teenage Film Director wins Nations Award

Budding film director, Constance Bole, 17, from Warfield, has won a national competition for her short film...


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Derby Grammar School co-curricular extravaganza

Having just celebrated its 25-year anniversary, Derby Grammar School used their Summer Open Day to celebrate with ‘A...


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Young ambassador for Derbyshire County Golf

Derby Grammar School has a long tradition of sports pupils going on to achieve excellent playing careers at University...


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“Teaching the skills today the world needs tomorrow”

“Teaching the skills today the world needs tomorrow” is the key message at WGS Speech Day It was a...


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Bedales Assessed Courses showcase students’ talents

Bedales students are celebrating after the publication of GCSE and Bedales Assessed Courses (BAC) results, with 16 of...


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Medals for skilled King’s Ely rowing duo

Sixth Form students Will Buckingham and Conall Comley, who are both dedicated members of King’s Ely Boat Club,...


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Further success for talented King’s Ely photography students!

Year 11 King’s Ely Senior student, Ivana Peat, has been announced as the winner of the age 11-15 category in this...


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Coach and former rugby player, Geordan Murphy, visits Claremont Fan...

We were very pleased to welcome rugby coach and former Irish and Leicester Tigers player, Geordan Murphy, to the Prep...


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King’s Ely wins national photography competition for fourth year...

More than 200 photography students from schools across Britain submitted entries for this year’s competition, and...


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National Youth Theatre programme is calling for talented King’s Ely...

Billy Pinto, who is in Year 13, and Tom Bateman, who is in Year 11, auditioned back in January by submitting a...


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Refugee Awareness Week

It is our duty, as educators, to open the eyes of our students to situations across the globe and to remind them of the...


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SHS Art Club Produces Artwork for Kingston Hospital's Garden of...

Over the course of this year, members of Surbiton High School's Gifted and Talented Art Club have been working...


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Cross-curricular film to be screened at Salisbury Schools Art...

A cross-curricular film produced by Bedales Prep, Dunhurst is set to be screened at the annual Salisbury Schools Art...


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Discover your future at WGS with a fully funded 6th Form place...

The charitable governing body of Wisbech Grammar School was reformed a year ago as the Wisbech Educational Foundation...


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Full STEAM Ahead at The Royal Prep School!

Children and staff returned to The Royal Prep School after half term, full STEAM ahead, joining together in...


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Year 8 pupil Junior Maths Olympian!

In April, pupils from Year 7 and 8 at The Royal School participated in the UKMT Junior Mathematics Challenge. This is a...


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Art Success at The Royal Prep School

Not one, but FOUR budding artists at The Royal Prep School met success in a recent Art competition run by The 1805...


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Success at the Young Artists Summer Show at the Royal Academy

The Young Artists’ Summer Show at the Royal Academy is aimed at young artists studying in the UK and British...


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Young Performers Scoop National Drama Awards Despite Lockdown...

  Year 7 students at LVS Ascot, an award-winning independent day and boarding school, on London Road,...


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Tim Henman visit to Ackworth School to spur on more youngsters to...

Tennis royalty was in town on Wednesday as former British number one Tim Henman visited Ackworth School to celebrate a...


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Moreton Hall named Tes Boarding School of the Year 2021

Moreton Hall has been awarded Boarding School of the Year by the prestigious Tes Independent School Awards 2021. ...