Wednesday or Thursday? It depends who you ask. Thursday was definitely the girls’ most popular day!
What does success look like in 2020? I spoke to Sixth Formers today about seminal moments during my own sixth form experience. This included a count of personal failures: 1 x music scholarship; 2 x Oxbridge rejections; 3 x driving tests.
In a week where we celebrate the opening of Royal High’s new Steinway Music School, how serendipitous to read about the importance of music and diversity as well as the research that suggests that learning a musical instrument aids academic success.
We would be forgiven in thinking in this season of mock exams that education is all about the end product: the test.
Visions. Strategy. New Year’s resolutions. Three topics that have cropped up quite a bit in my first 48 hours.
On Thursday 28th November, 9 girls spent the afternoon at the Maths Inspiration Trip held at the Bristol Hippodrome. We were given the opportunity to listen to inspiring maths speakers, presenting mathematics in the context of exciting, real-world applications
Year 6 travelled to the University of Bath to perform in a Christmas Concert for the University staff. We sang a collection of festive tunes and some old favourites, too.