Lower Sixth Trip to Cardiff University

Lower Sixth Trip to Cardiff University

The whole of the Lower Sixth got their first taste of university life on a visit to Cardiff University. On arrival, they received a warm welcome from the student ambassadors who led them to what they called a ‘standard’ university lecture hall, where they received two...
A Taste of Sixth Form Life

A Taste of Sixth Form Life

Fifth Form pupils were given the opportunity to sample the Sixth Form experience at the Sixth Form Taster Day. Pupils attended four full-length Sixth Form taster lessons (which they had chosen in advance); for many, this was a chance to try subjects that they have yet...
Gold DofE Students Avoid Getting Bogged Down

Gold DofE Students Avoid Getting Bogged Down

An intrepid group of Sixth Formers embarked on their Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award qualifying expedition, having completed their training and practice expedition back in June. Armed with the equipment necessary to survive their adventure, they set off for...
A Classical Exploration of Antiquity

A Classical Exploration of Antiquity

It was an exploration of antiquity for our Fifth Form and Lower Sixth Latin and Classics pupils as they spent the day at the British Museum in London. There was plenty of inspiration for our Classicists as they explored the statues, monuments and artefacts from...
Enlightening Minds with Graffiti

Enlightening Minds with Graffiti

Sixth Form students were delighted to attend their first in this year’s series of Enlightenment lectures from Dr Elizabeth Gemmill, a fellow of Kellogg College on ‘Cokethorpe Graffiti’.  Oscar (Lower Sixth, Vanbrugh) said of the visit ‘The Shed was packed with...