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Sixth Former excels on Senior Cadet Instructors' Course - Monday 18th March 2013
Over half term, Laraib Khan attended the Brigade Senior Cadet Instructors' Course held at Altcar Training Camp. This course is designed to develop the skills of leadership, command and control in physically and mentally challenging conditions. The weather added to the discomfort of the 12 cadets o...Read more
Boys enjoy Latin Speaking Competition - Thursday 14th March 2013
Last term the Classics Department ran a Latin Speaking Competition for all boys in the Second Year. Each boy had to read from a selected passage and was scored on diction, phrasing and accuracy of pronunciation. The Classics teachers were very impressed with the level of commitment and enthusiasm ...Read more
Visiting Artist leads printmaking workshop - Wednesday 27th February 2013
On Friday 22nd February, 17 Art students consisting of A Level, GCSE and Able, Gifted and Talented boys took part in a printmaking workshop with visiting Artist Alan Birch. Boys produced a range of prints based on the project ‘Surroundings'. They were able to create intaglio, collagraph and ...Read more
First Year Boys study Holy Book - Wednesday 27th February 2013
Boys in the First Year are currently studying Holy Books in their Religious Studies lessons. Earlier this term, Mr Elf, who is also a practising Rabbi, brought a real Torah Scroll to school for the boys to see up close. What amazed the boys the most was the huge size of the scroll - a far cry from...Read more