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Mayfield's magical Live Crib signals the start of Christmas
St Leonards-Mayfield School, Sussex
Mayfield's famous Live Crib has signalled the start of the Christmas season to both the School community, and the local community, as well as Old Girls and their families, as it has for over forty years. This year's version was as special and evocative as ever. The School choir were in fine voice... more... added 19 December 2014
Hunt is on to find local ACS Hillingdon Scholar for 2015
ACS Hillingdon International School, London
Fully funded scholarship on offer for local student to attend top international school Local independent international school, ACS Hillingdon, on Vine Lane, Hillingdon, is once again offering a fully funded, two year International Baccalaureate Diploma scholarship programme to an academically ou... more... added 18 December 2014
St Benedict’s Nativity Plays
St Benedict's School, London
Reception and Years 1 and 2 at St Benedict’s School presented their Nativity Plays to audiences of parents and friends. All the children performed their parts with energy and enthusiasm and it was a great way to end the Michaelmas Term. Reception children dazzled with their production of ‘Hu... more... added 16 December 2014
Grace Qualifies for British Biathlon Championships
Malvern St James Girls' School, Hereford and Worcester
On 19 October Grace Nolan, a Year 5 student at Malvern St James Girls' School, competed in the West Midlands Regional Biathlon Championships under 10 age group at Tudor Grange Academy in Solihull. In a very competitive field Grace managed to achieve an impressive 3rd place and a points total of 2372... more... added 16 December 2014
Unbeaten Season for Dauntsey's 1st XV
Dauntsey's School, Wiltshire
Photograph shows: Dauntsey’s School 1st XV rugby team in action Dauntsey's School 1st XV rugby team has enjoyed an exceptional season winning all 15 of their matches this term. Highlights included close matches against local rivals Canford and Bishop Wordsworth’s; overall the team has notche... more... added 16 December 2014

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