School News

Sixth best Under 18 hockey team in the country

Posted on March 6, 2020

 

Congratulations to our Under 18 Hockey squad who finished sixth at the National Tier 4 Hockey Finals at the London Olympic Park on Tuesday 3 March 2020. Unfortunately, just one loss in the opening match – of four games in their pool draw – against Bancroft’s School ruled them out of a place in the

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Legally Blonde – almost a sell out

Posted on March 6, 2020

 

The school musical production of Legally Blonde is entering its final stages of rehearsals with just under one week to go until curtain up at the Barnfield Theatre on Wednesday 11 March 2020. Involving 163 girls from across the Senior School and Sixth Form, it is a production of epic proportions. Tickets have already very nearly

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Maynard’s Got Talent returns

Posted on March 6, 2020

 

The much loved and incredibly entertaining Maynard’s Got Talent will take place on Thursday 19 March in the Performing Arts Centre from 7pm. Organised by the South Africa Sports Tour girls, this is an important fundraiser with the money used to sponsor a young SA girl’s education which her family would not otherwise be able

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Under 15 District Netball Champions

Posted on March 6, 2020

 

Our Under 15 Netball team triumphed in all their five games on Tuesday 3 March 2020 to convincingly win the Regional Finals tournament.  “The girls were superb, having to fight back in the second half on more than one occasion,” said their coach, Mrs Wood. “This was their final tournament of the season and it was

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Three more fascinating Biz Whizz careers talks

Posted on March 6, 2020

 

The penultimate Biz Whizz careers talks for this academic year took place on Friday 28 February 2020 with another fine set of brilliant speakers. Dr Ceri Lewis, an Associate Professor of Marine Biology at the University of Exeter, spoke to a packed room about her research on the impact of global changes and microplastic pollution

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Showstopping Mille-Feuille in GCSE Food & Nutrition

Posted on February 28, 2020

 

Our Lower 5 GCSE Food & Nutrition students have been working on some new techniques in their lessons. They made their own flaky pastry and turned it into raspberry or passion fruit Mille-Feuille in one of their recent lessons – delicious!

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Fun at the Zoo for Year 2!

Posted on February 28, 2020

 

Year 2 spent an exciting day at Paignton Zoo to support their topic ‘Animal Magic. The girls enjoyed a session about habitats at the education centre, before spending the rest of the day exploring the zoo! 

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Some Brilliant Netball results!

Posted on February 28, 2020

 

Our U14 netballers were happy after some fabulous matches v Exeter School before half term. The As played superbly winning 41-18 & playing some of the best netball we have seen them play this season. The Bs also worked hard and finished really strongly, winning  23-12.  The U15 teams also played some super matches with the

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Cyber Discovery Challenge

Posted on February 28, 2020

 

Well done to our team of codebreakers, Hannah, Tess, Maliha and India, who competed in the second round of the GCHQ Cyber Discovery Challenge at the MET Office before half term.  The girls took to their laptops to solve a series of online puzzles in the first co-ordinated event of this kind run by the

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