May 2019

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Head of PE Miss Sykes gives us a special report on the recent PGL residential where students have played a lot of sport and have taken part in great outdoor activities: On Friday 10 May two minibuses full of Year 7 and 8 girls from the netball and football teams went on a sports tour...
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A group of our Year 13 Science students have taken part in their first ever Biology Olympiad and have done rather well!  Our team of three have managed to make excellent progress in the competition with two gaining a bronze award and one a highly commended. This is the first year that Heart of England...
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Our Sixth Year 13s have been celebrating beginning their exam leave with a Leavers’ Assembly.  Meeting in the hall, the students marked the end of their time at Heart of England with this final get-together with messages of good luck, awards and lots of memories! The assembly began with a brief message from the Principal...
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Rugby-playing Year 10 student Charlotte Kingham is still riding high after her team’s championship win just over a week ago.  In her last season in the under 15s, Charlotte is enjoying her sport and looking to the future and what it might bring. The championship win took place in the national RFU finals held at...
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An exciting report of sporting awards and celebrations this week from Heart of England: Rugby Year 10 GCSE PE student Charlotte is a newly crowned national champion after her club, Barkers’ Butts took victory in the national Finals at Worcester on Sunday.  Charlotte started playing rugby in Year 7 at school and has never looked...
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This week students were showcasing their talent and giving us the benefit of their hard work in some great musical performances at the Spring Concert. The evening started off with the chamber choir and some excellent three- and four-part singing including a rendition of Libera Me in Latin.  There were performances by various bands and...
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2019 World Irish Dance Competition, Greensboro, Carolina
Dance champion Sixth Form student George Semple has been to the US to compete in the World Irish Dancing Championships.  The two-time World Champion tells us how he got on during the latest competition: The 2019 World Irish Dancing Championships 2019 took place in Greensboro, North Carolina between 14-21 April.  The event takes place around...
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