School News

Explore Law Event

Posted on April 19, 2017Tags:

 

We are looking forward to hosting our inaugural ‘Explore Law’ careers event on Wednesday 10 May 2017, organised in conjunction with The University of Law. Aimed at those currently studying for their GCSEs and A Levels, this free event will provide students with an excellent opportunity to find out what it really takes to obtain

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Is this the ‘School Team of the Year’?

Posted on April 19, 2017Tags: ,

 

Our fantastic Under 14 Netball team, the recent National finalists and reigning Devon County Champions, have been shortlisted for ‘School Team of the Year’ at the upcoming Express and Echo Sports Awards. The winner, to be announced at a star-studded ceremony on Wednesday 26 April 2017, will be the team that has worked best together

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Fantastic adaptation of The Tempest by Year 6

Posted on March 29, 2017Tags:

 

The Year 6 girls in the Junior School certainly stepped up to the plate with a wonderful adaptation of The Tempest on Tuesday 28 March 2017. Anything Shakespeare at this young age can be a little daunting but the entire year put in some remarkable performances, quite undeterred by the magnitude of the challenge. Without

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Joyous Spring Concert

Posted on March 29, 2017Tags:

 

What an incredible Spring Concert we witnessed on Thursday 23 March with over 80 girls taking part from Year 6 right through to the Sixth Form! A packed audience was privy to a huge array of performances from the slick timing of the flautists to exuberant song and dance from the younger pupils. There were

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Beautiful weather graces the Ten Tors and DofE training weekend

Posted on March 29, 2017Tags:

 

Our Ten Tors teams and Duke of Edinburgh girls enjoyed a rare weekend of sunshine, if at times it was a little chilly, on Dartmoor over the weekend of 25/26 March 2017. More accustomed to driving rain, hail or a ferocious wind this was a rare treat and the girls dug deep to finish some

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Pre-Prep Mother’s Day Tea Party

Posted on March 29, 2017Tags: ,

 

Our Pre-Prep girls hosted a wonderful Mother’s Day Tea Party on Monday 27 March 2017. Mums were treated to a poem recital and two lovely songs by their daughters, who had also made beautiful personalised placemats and gave out bunches of daffodils, before a delicious afternoon tea. It was a perfect afternoon and a lovely

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Isabel Board wins swimming gold and bronze

Posted on March 29, 2017Tags: ,

 

Congratulations to Isabel Board in Year 5, who won a gold medal in the 200m backstroke and a bronze for the 200m freestyle at the Tiger Bay Open Meet in Cardiff on 18-19 March 2017. Isabel swims in the Competitive Development Squad for the Exeter Swimming Club but rarely has the opportunity to compete in

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Geographers visit Snowdonia

Posted on March 20, 2017Tags: ,

 

The Lower Sixth geographers enjoyed four very full days in the breathtaking scenery of Snowdonia over 10 – 13 March 2017. From exploring upland and lowland glaciation, through to measuring till cliffs on the North Wales coast to find evidence of the direction of ice flow, there was plenty to investigate in this diverse landscape

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Jess and Shweta excel in Intermediate Mathematical Challenge

Posted on March 20, 2017Tags:

 

Following excellent results and a gold certificate in February’s UK Intermediate Mathematical Challenge, Jess Carr (Upper 5) and Shweta Banerjee (Upper 4) qualified to join an elite group of young mathematicians in the next round of the Challenge, which took place on Thursday 16 March. Over 250,000 students from more than 3,000 schools and colleges

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