Year 7 Trip to Boulogne
Humanities / Languages

Year 7 Trip to Boulogne

After embarking on our trip early in the morning, we managed to travel via the Eurotunnel effectively to our destination. Once in Boulogne we shot off to our first stop, which was the sweet factory, where we had a French guide who demonstrated how to make sweets in detail with gelatine and without. Before leaving … Continue reading

Classics in Art
Art / Enrichment Week 2018 / Languages

Classics in Art

On Tuesday 3rd July a group of Year 8 students went to the National Gallery to learn more about mythology in paintings. We started with a treasure hunt and found twelve paintings which depicted a different myth; such works included two by Titian including the ‘Death of Actaeon’ and our favourite ‘Bacchus and Ariadne’.  We … Continue reading

French Spelling Bee
Languages / Uncategorized

French Spelling Bee

On the 21st of May 2018 the finals of the French Spelling Bee were held. The competition started in September with all Year 7 classes taking part. They were whittled down to 24 and the semi-finals were held in February. 24 became 6 and we had our finalists: Martin and Artur (7D), Lauren (7L), Harry … Continue reading