Thursday 6th February 2014
Staff and students at Steyning Grammar School were delighted at the start of the year that marks the 400th anniversary of its foundation, to receive the following endorsement of support from The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby who said: “I send my best wishes and prayers to you all as you celebrate the milestone of the school’s 400th... Read more »
Wednesday 5th February 2014
Over the next four years pupils at the Royal Alexandra and Albert School will develop a much deeper understanding of the First World War. The School plans a series of events to commemorate the 100 year anniversary of the 'war to end all wars'.
The commemorative events will, wherever possible, tie in with the school curriculum. There are already plans for a dramatic... Read more »
Friday 31st January 2014
A school in the top flight of education is helping to shape the life of the next generation of footballers at the current Premier League leaders.
Wednesday 29th January 2014
Hockerill Anglo-European College top comprehensive in England for EBacc, top five for 5A*-C including English and Maths and top three for average GCSE point score
Staff and students were celebrating this week after publication of the Department for Educations’ annual performance data for 2013. The English Baccalaureate score, which the government... Read more »
Wednesday 29th January 2014
On Tuesday 21st January 2014, 18 Spanish students arrived at Steyning Grammar School on a weeks foreign exchange visit. The exchange students are visiting from Oviedo, in the Asturias region of northern Spain, and will each be spending a week with a family from the school. The students are... Read more »
Monday 27th January 2014
We have started horse riding as a new activity in the boarding house. Each term we have 8 sessions on a Monday night at a riding school about 10 miles away called Rookin House. They have lots of ponies and horses, my favourite is Coral. Mr Pickering takes us in the mini bus and when we get there Clare and Claire split us in to groups and each week we do different things,... Read more »
Monday 20th January 2014
Last year, Gordon's School beat the snow to parade along Whitehall in London for the annual memorial service. This year we were faced with the possibility of floods if the rain continued. Thankfully the rain held off and despite very little sunshine the students kept dry as they proudly marched behind the Pipes and Drums band from King Charles Street passing by the Cenotaph... Read more »
Friday 13th December 2013
The Governors of Old Swinford Hospital are delighted to announce that Mr Paul Kilbride is to be the next Headmaster from September 2014.
Mr Kilbride is a Modern History graduate from Magdalen College, Oxford who completed his MA at the University of London. He is currently Deputy Head of Bethany School, Sussex and will succeed Peter Jones who is retiring after... Read more »