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Oxbridge Students

Congratulations to Rose Painter and Joel Stobbart who have been offered places at Cambridge University, and to Edie Abrahams and Roza Bailey who have received offers of places at Oxford University.
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Funded Internships

Physics and Mathematics Funded Internships Schools in Bournemouth and Poole are offering internships for undergraduates in the penultimate year of their degree to gain four weeks' experience in secondary schools in the locality. This is open to any interested undergraduates who are considering a career in teaching mathematics or physics in the secondary sector, and will start on Monday, 15 Jun...
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Art Exhibition

Below are a selection of photos showcasing the fantastic work of our art and photography students, which was on display at our recent Christmas art exhibition.
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Lille Trip Report

On Thursday, 12 December, students from Years 7 and 9 set out on an overnight trip to Lille, France, for the annual Christmas market and the Euralille Centre Commercial. All concerned were impressed with the great atmosphere and the friendly, welcoming people, immersing themselves in the French culture and making good use of their French language skills, despite occasionally being a little daunted...
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Students Attend Leadership Academy

A number of students recently took part in the Leadership Academy and Young Ambassador conference. The Dorset Leadership Academy was designed to provide high quality support and development for young leaders and volunteers. Some of our Year 7 and 8 students completed a young sports' leaders workshop, where they developed skills to inspire other young people. The workshop was led by staff from W...
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Student Stars in Pantomime

On the evening of Thursday, 12 December, a number of our students visited the Lighthouse in Poole to watch the pantomime "Jack and the Beanstalk". It was a particularly important occasion as one of our Year 7 pupils, Amy Williamson, is part of the company, having successfully auditioned during the summer. The opening night was a tremendous success with plenty of cheering for Amy when she was on...
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Film Festival Success

Last Monday, a highly enjoyable evening saw the presentation of a collection of films made by our Level 3 Film and Television students. This was the third year of the Render film festival, which showcases work of Year 13 students. The prize of Festival Film went to Tristan Head for his film Astray.
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Food Bank Donation

Staff and students recently collected a significant amount of produce for donation to the food bank. We have received the following response from Jo Bruce, who co-ordinates the food bank: I just wanted to say a huge "thank you" to everyone at school who helped with the Christmas food bank collection. I was quite overwhelmed by the amount collected in such a short amount of time. This photograph c...
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