Thursday 28th March 2013
It is only a few months until the 60th anniversary of the Queen's Coronation on 2nd June 1953. The Queen is the patron of the Royal Alexandra and Albert School, and the Duchess of Gloucester is the School's President.
The School wanted to mark the occasion of the 60th anniversary by putting up portraits of its Patron and President. Buckingham Palace has kindly provided... Read more »
Wednesday 20th March 2013
Last Saturday, Year 9 Wymondham College student Amy Mollan faced her biggest challenge to date, when she competed in the Under 36kg Year 8 and 9 category in the 2013 British Schools Judo Championships in Sheffield.
Students travelled from all over Great Britain and Northern Ireland for this prestigious event, which this year saw over 500 entrants.
Amy started... Read more »
Tuesday 19th March 2013
With over 430 boarders, the Royal Alexandra and Albert School is generally considered to be a big boarding school. That is until you compare it with the school managed by Mr Jianwei Zhu who visited the Gatton Park based school on 18th March 2013.
Mr Zhu is the Head (known as 'President') of a school/college in Huzhou province in China. His school has over 4,000 pupils... Read more »
Friday 15th March 2013
The second SBSA Sports Festival was held at Welbeck the Defence Sixth Form College near Loughborough on Wednesday 13 March.
Teams came from 10 SBSA schools all over the country – despite the weather – and competed in Mixed Volleyball, girls' and boys' Cross Country, Under 18 Rugby Sevens, Under 14 Boys' Football, Under 13 Netball. At the end of a busy... Read more »
Friday 8th March 2013
Literacy has taken centre stage this week in the Junior Department of the Royal Alexandra and Albert School. Pupils have enjoyed a series of exciting, entertaining and educational activities to help them develop their literacy skills.
A highlight for many pupils is fancy dress day. The theme this year is Super Heroes and Villains and there was a good range of imaginative... Read more »
Monday 4th February 2013
13 year old Josiah Pawson, a pupil at the Royal Alexandra and Albert School, has been selected to run for his county in the National Cross Country Championships in March.
Josiah represented his district of South Surrey in the Surrey Schools Cross Country Championships held at Priory Park in Reigate on Saturday 2nd February. Josiah ran the distance of 4.5km in 14... Read more »
Friday 25th January 2013
Pupils got a rare bit of advice today whilst learning to make Welsh Rarebit. This week the Royal Alexandra and Albert School was taking part in the campaign to encourage pupils to have breakfast. Year 4 pupils watched a demonstration by teacher Mrs Miller and next week they will make the dish themselves.
At the start of the lesson the pupils were asked how many of... Read more »
Wednesday 23rd January 2013
Year 8 Wymondham College student William Booth, from Wymondham Judo Club, has had a golden start to 2013 by successfully defending his title as under 30kgs British Champion at Sheffield last weekend.
This follows on from a perfect 2012 when William won the 3 biggest titles for his age band and earned himself a place on the England Pre-Cadet Squad.
William... Read more »