Enrichment Trip to the Historic Dockyard, Portsmouth

Historic Dockyard TNOn Thursday 8th February, the LIV and MIV girls (Years 7 & 8) visited the Historic Dockyard in Portsmouth. After a brisk walk to the Mary Rose Museum, the girls explored this fantastic exhibition, discovering the history of the Mary Rose and how she was recovered and conserved.

Girls get insight into Roman life on Classics trip

CaerleonAs part of Enrichment Week, on 8th February the entire UIV Form (Year 9) set out in an excited mood to Wales.  They were on their way to the Roman Legionary Museum at Caerleon and the Roman civilian town of Caerwent.

A day of Chocolate!

chocolate workshopAs part of the Enrichment Week activities, on Tuesday 6th and Wednesday 7th February, Years 7 and 9 (LIV and UIV) attended a 'MyChocolate' Workshop.

Girls present at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London

RADAThe culmination of this, the 11th RADA Advanced Communications Course, saw the girls travel to RADA in London on 6th February to give their final presentations to a a specialist panel.

Girls inspired by Careers Seminar on Law

Law Careers SeminarOn Thursday 1st February, as part of our series of lunch time Careers Seminars, Fifth and Sixth Form girls were able to hear from Josh Mastin-Lee about his very recent experience of studying Law at LSE before completing his LLM in Commercial Legal Practice, which includes the Legal Practice Course (LPC) at BPP London.

Ed Rich Company Supper is 'magic'

Ed Rich Company SupperThe Ed Rich Company Supper chose 'Magic' as its theme this year and, as usual, the girls' imaginations rose to the challenge. 

Girls take on the Stock Market Challenge

Stock ExchangeOn Monday 5th February, LIV and MIV participated in the Stock Market Challenge activity in Top Hall, at school – as part of the Fourth Form Enrichment week programme. This Challenge was run by two men who began by introducing themselves and the aim of the activity, which was simply to make the most amount of money.

Memorable Enrichment trip to Sikh Temple and Church

RS TripOn the afternoon of 6th February, as part of Enrichment Week, the whole of the LIV (Year 7) were taken by the Religious Studies' Department firstly to the Shri Guru Nanak Gurdwara in Swindon, and then on to St Bartholomew & All Saints Church in Royal Wootton Bassett.

 

 

 

 

Girls complete First Aid training for DofE preparation

Enrichment Week DofEThe UIV girls (Year 9) completed a six-hour Outdoor First Aid Training course on Monday 5th February, delivered by the excellent Wiltshire Outdoor Learning Team, in preparation for their Bronze DofE expeditions in LV Form (Year 10). 

Author inspires girls with humour writing workshop

Dave SmithOn Monday 5th February, Dave Smith held a humour writing workshop for the LIV, MIV and also LV, as part of Enrichment Week.

Girls through to Science Challenge Final at House of Lords

Science Challenge finalWe are delighted to announce that LVI Form girls, Millie and Sophie, have been invited to meet Professor Lord Winston at an evening reception at the House of Lords for the final of the Science Challenge.