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The Pied Piper of Hamelin at Moffats
Moffats School, Hereford and Worcester
The children of Moffats performed 'The Pied Piper of Hamelin' last week, one of the cycle of five plays written for Moffats by its founder Natalie Engleheart in 1954. Led by talented actress Marigold Rye as the Piper, a cast of 24 put on two performances, and one parent wrote the same evening to... more... added 1 April 2015
‘A great bunch of bananas!’
St Benedict's School, London
Fairtrade Fortnight was celebrated across both the Junior and Senior Schools at St Benedict’s. During the first week, each pupil in the Junior School created a triangle for our Fairtrade bunting. The bunting was used to decorate the Junior School hall, which was delightful. The annual Fa... more... added 1 April 2015
Oxbridge and Ivy League Offers for Canfordians
Canford School, Dorset
To date our pupils have received an impressive 533 offers from top universities. Of these, over two thirds are from institutions in the Russell Group and when combined with offers from the top 14 non Russell Group organisations in the UK, they represent 80% of the total. At time of writing, 81 pupil... more... added 31 March 2015
Cross Country Champions at Sherborne Girls
Sherborne Girls, Dorset
The end of the Lent term saw the Sherborne Girls Castle Challenge take place at Sherborne Castle. The cross-country event marks the end of a very successful season for Sherborne Girls. Runners from the school won the Intermediate and Senior categories at the Dorset Independent School Cross Coun... more... added 31 March 2015
Banding together to show support
Sibford School, Oxfordshire
Pupils at Sibford School near Banbury, Oxfordshire, marked the last day of term by paying to wear bandanas in a bid to raise funds for cancer charities. The action was in support of Sixth Form student, Angus Oakey, who is currently undergoing treatment for leukaemia at the Queen Elizabeth Hospit... more... added 31 March 2015

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