Thursday 23rd September 2010
Instead of turning up at their boarding house in September, 15 students at the Royal Alexandra and Albert School checked into the Best Western Reigate Manor Hotel at the beginning of term. They have spent the last three weeks enjoying the three-star accommodation in the Hotel, complete with en-suite bathrooms, satellite TV and tea and coffee making facilities in their room.
This... Read more »
Tuesday 21st September 2010
Staff at Wymondham College will get a taste of fame this week as they are asked for their autographs by the students. It’s all part of the College’s celebration of European Day of Languages on 25th September. Staff will be wearing a sticker during the day in a range of languages and Year 7 students will endeavour to get as many autographs as... Read more »
Monday 13th September 2010
The Duke of York's Royal Military School, in Dover, has officially opened as a full-boarding state Academy and held a ceremony on Friday (September 10) to mark the historic occasion.
Dover MP Charlie Elphicke, Lieutenant General Coward and retired Major General Meier were among the dignitaries attending the event on Friday (September 10), which also included the... Read more »
Wednesday 8th September 2010
Students and Staff at Wymondham College are celebrating after another clean sweep of passes in their recent life saving examinations.
Wymondham College is one of a small number of schools nationally that is a Royal Life Saving Society (RLSS) Approved Training Centre (ATC) and has held this status for the past 5 years.
The accreditation means that the College... Read more »
Monday 6th September 2010
As well as welcoming its 880 pupils back to school this term, the Royal Alexandra and Albert School is welcoming 3 new horses. With its brand new Sixth Form which opened this term, the demand for Horse Care courses has increased, so more horses are needed.
The new Sixth Form offers students a range of courses including a Level 3 BTEC in Horse Management, which is... Read more »
Friday 23rd July 2010
Steyning Grammar School is delighted that the building of their new boarding house to accommodate a further 50 students is currently running one week ahead of schedule. We are now at the stage that staff and students are able to view the interior of the building, comprising single en suite bedrooms, primarily for sixth form students, quiet room and common room facilities,... Read more »
Tuesday 20th July 2010
A sixth form international group of students at Steyning Grammar School has successfully completed the first year of the International Baccalaureate. All students have thrived on the depth, variety and challenge of this curriculum experience.
The school is looking forward to welcoming a new cohort to both our Boarding and Day communities in September.
For... Read more »
Friday 9th July 2010
Advertising boss Kevin Roberts of Saatchi and Saatchi went back to school this week as he revisited Lancaster Royal Grammar School, where he was a pupil in the 1960s.
He joined a group of children from local primary schools who attend the InspirUs programme, which he is funding at LRGS. InspirUs, an innovative programme for local primary schoolchildren, aims to raise... Read more »