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When Words Are Worth A Thousand Pictures
Barrow Hills School, Surrey
Personal values and a passion for teaching have inspired a forward-thinking headmaster to take an unique approach to producing the next school prospectus. Matthew Unsworth, headmaster at Barrow Hills Prep School, in Witley, turned away from the traditional idea of a school prospectus - using images ... more... added 24 April 2014
Gordon’s School perform on Commonwealth Day 2014 at Westminster Abbey
Gordon's School, Surrey
Gordon’s staff and parents were bursting with pride when thirty-seven Gordon’s students performed at the Commonwealth Day Observance in Westminster Abbey on Monday 10th March. This included the Pipes & Drums Band and the newly appointed Scottish Country Dancers. In the presence of HM The Queen, ... more... added 24 April 2014
Germaine Greer visits St Swithun's
St Swithun's School, Hampshire
Germaine Greer, acclaimed academic and avid feminist, visited St Swithun’s before Easter to deliver a talk entitled The Disappearing Woman. The author of the international bestseller The Female Eunuch addressed issues facing women in today’s society. Some of the many controversial topics that Ms ... more... added 23 April 2014
St Swithun's chop for charity
St Swithun's School, Hampshire
Over 40 pupils and 15 members of staff took part in a school fundraising event called Chop for Charity last week. The volunteers had their hair cut to provide real hair wigs for children suffering hair loss. (One member of staff, Miss Margaret Sturton, had her head completely shaved). Upper sixth... more... added 23 April 2014
St Swithun's NT Connections - The Wardrobe
St Swithun's School, Hampshire
St Swithun’s drama department took part in the National Theatre Connections festival of new writing for young people, culminating in the performances of their chosen play at school at the end of March. The girls chose and performed a play called ‘The Wardrobe’ written especially for the festival ... more... added 23 April 2014

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