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PRE Film Club

The Philosophy, Religion and Ethics (PRE) department runs two film clubs each half term - one for Key Stage 3 (Years 7 to 9), and one for Key Stages 4 and 5 (Years 10 to 13). The clubs show films that link with the topics that the students are studying in their PRE lessons, with the purpose of encouraging students to broaden their general religious knowledge and to prompt discussion on philosophic...
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Year 8 Rugby Tournament

Year 8 rugby players recently travelled to Poole Grammar School to compete in a local tournament of local schools. This was their first outing as a team and they performed exceptionally well together. Game 1: Lytchett 6 – 0 St Edward's This game saw a very dominant display from our Year 8s - their teamwork and determination broke through a very formidable opposition. Our forwards retained posses...
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Careers Fair Positively Received

Lytchett Minster School's annual careers fair was a tremendous success once again, with over 20 different companies attending and over 600 students from Years 9, 10, 11 and Sixth Form, all of whom had opportunities to view exhibition stands and talk to various employers. It was great to receive such positive feedback from companies who hadn’t visited Lytchett Minster School before; they thought th...
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Acts of Kindness Group

The Lytchett Random Acts of Kindness Group meets each Friday lunchtime, planning secret missions to make our school an even kinder and more positive place to be. During our first week, we went undercover, secretly leaving thank you notes and chocolate bars on the desks of members of staff that we wanted to show particular appreciation. The following week saw the launch of guerrila acts of kindn...
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Careers Fair

We are delighted to confirm that we are hosting the careers fair again this year, on Wednesday, 16 October. Many thanks to all the companies who have already said that they will be returning, and to those who are joining us for the first time. Least year, over 400 students visited the fair during the afternoon, with a large number returning after school with their parents. This is an ideal oppo...
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Cyber Challenge 2019

Lytchett's Year 10 computing students were, once again, invited to the annual Royal Signals' Cyber Challenge, held in Blandford. Competitors were somewhat taken aback by the number of uniformed soldiers upon arrival at the army base, which houses large rooms dedicated to IT and computing. Upon entering the challenge arena, students were greeted by army personnel and taken to the tea room to become...
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Hope for Food Appeal

Along with many other schools in Dorset, we are supporting Hope for Food's appeal for donations this autumn. Hope for Food is a charity assisting people in Bournemouth and the surrounding area who are either homeless or living in poverty. They serve around 4,000 meals every three months make make sure that people in our part of the world get hot food and drink each week, throughout the year, wh...
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