Home News Home Senior School

Year 7 Channel Challenge

Year 7 students set themselves a challenge to swim the distance of the English Channel in our very own swimming pool here at Senior School, to raise money for Sport Relief 2020. This is what happened…

National Theatre Trip for A-Level Drama Students

Yesterday, A Level Drama students in both Years 12 and 13 went to London to visit the National Theatre Archives to watch recordings of their set texts: Hedda Gabler (Henrik Ibsen) and Our Country’s Good (Timberlake Wertenbaker).

‘Hard to Swallow’

On Tuesday, all students in Year 9 and students who take GCSE and A Level Drama watched ‘Hard to Swallow’ by Mark Wheeller, the GCSE set text.

BDSSA Cross Country

The gods of running were certainly smiling on us as the weather broke, the rain stopped, the sun weakly bathed us in its radiance- nigh on perfect running conditions for our juniors at Witton Park.

Intermediate UKMT Mathematics Challenge

Following on from an outstanding result in the Intermediate UMKT Mathematics Challenge, for Year 9, 10 and 11 pupils, Harry Smith of Year 10 has qualified to take part in the prestigious Hamilton Olympiad.  He will also receive a Gold Award and a certificate for Best in School, for his achievement so far.

Manchester United Trip

On Thursday the Year 7 football team travelled to Manchester to see United take on Club Brugge in the Europa League.

Year 9 – Art Workshop

Art club on Thursday evening was even busier than usual this week as Year 9 Art students were invited to attend workshop sessions as a reward for all their efforts in class.