Wednesday 12th October 2011
Year 9 Geography students from Wymondham College took a tour around the Olympic site at Stratford this week to see the building works in progress for next year’s Games and also to learn more about the legacy of sustainability through the buildings that it leaves behind.
Two students gave their thoughts on the trip:
Selena said “I thought... Read more »
Monday 10th October 2011
The new Boarding Facility at Steyning Grammar School opened this term as reported in the Daily Mail newspaper last week and a number of local and regional papers. The facility boasts the most modern accommodation available with a range of common-rooms, games-rooms, dining facilities, coffee-bar, student kitchens, a reading room and a music room.
In addition to the... Read more »
Monday 10th October 2011
Year 9 pupils at the Royal Alexandra and Albert School turned up to their history lesson on Monday morning wearing flags, moustaches, hats and scarves. Part of their homework had been to dress up to represent the countries that were the main protagonists in the First World War. They then went to one of the school's netball courts where a map of Europe had been drawn on the... Read more »
Friday 30th September 2011
Budding actors and singers at Wymondham College will receive top class coaching during a workshop at the College on 4th October.
The College is staging the musical Les Miserables in the spring of 2012 and members of the cast will be taking part in a one day workshop with two members of the shows' West End cast.
The students will work on 'Master of the House',... Read more »
Wednesday 21st September 2011
HI-TECH STATE BOARDING SCHOOL OPENS AS DEMAND DOUBLES FROM HARDWORKING PARENTS COPING WITH 21ST CENTURY STRESSES
A state boarding school is opening a hi-tech facility in response to a doubling in demand from hardworking parents coping with the stresses of modern life.
The award-winning, cutting edge expansion at School House in Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire... Read more »
Tuesday 20th September 2011
Former Duke of York's Royal Military School pupil, Senior Under Officer Calvin Smith, has been awarded the prestigious "Sword of Honour" at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst and will command the Sovereign's Parade on Friday 12th August 2011.
The Sword of Honour is awarded to the Officer Cadet considered by the Commandant, Major General Patrick Marriott CBE, to... Read more »
Thursday 15th September 2011
In recognition of our collaborative work with our international partner schools and the rich variety of international curriculum projects that we undertake, Wymondham College was reaccredited with the International Schools Award by the British Council at the beginning of the new term. We will now enjoy this status for a further three years until 2014.
Alongside the... Read more »
Thursday 8th September 2011
Harefield Academy in Hillingdon becomes the first Academy to start taking boarders, starting term on 7 September with more than 40 students in its newly built boarding house.
Harefield Academy, which opened six years ago for boys and girls between 11 an 18, is a specialist sports college. Among its first intake of boarders are talented young footballers, basketball... Read more »