Science Expo
Science

Science Expo

On 9th November groups of year 9 and 10 students presented their findings to parents, teachers and judges. Over the summer the groups, of up to 4 students, independently researched and investigated a topic of science that they found interesting. These projects were then displayed in poster form or on stands. Information presented included their … Continue reading

Gene Technology Day
Science

Gene Technology Day

The Gene Technology day organised by the Biology Department for the year 13 classes was a great success. Dr John Scholar, a quirky, entertaining professor of Genetics from Reading University led the sessions. PCR and Gel Electrophoresis are extremely technical processes used to analyse DNA samples, requiring a wide range of chemicals, including various dyes … Continue reading