On 13th March, as part of our full week of activities for British Science Week, we were delighted to welcome Professor Alice Roberts, who spoke to the girls on 'The Human Journey'. Over 700 people in the community were involved in our other events.
A number of pupils from the Fourth and Fifth Form and the International Study Programme recently sat the UK-wide Intermediate Maths Challenge (IMC). This is a challenging maths paper, which is taken under formal exam conditions.
Powering the future, alternative energy and harnessing the forces of nature were among the topics discussed at a recent Science Symposium at King Edward’s Witley, designed to encourage young people to consider STEM career opportunities.
Geno Racklin Asher (14 years) from University College School, Hampstead, won first place in the senior level final with a perfect score in the BEBRAS Computational Thinking Challenge at the Department of Computer Science at Oxford University.
Two members of Bancroft's School's Sixth Form have just won the North and Central London Spanish Debating competition. The Woodford Green School was represented by the successful duo of year 13 student Dafydd Prole and year 12 student Sonali Arora.
The fourth annual inter-school Philosothon hosted by King’s College was held on Tuesday evening 24 January 2017. Eight senior schools took part, each fielding a team of 11 pupils spanning all year groups.
All Year 8 pupils who took the entrance exam passed and, between them, they have been offered four academic awards. Thirteen pupils from Year 8 at St. Peter’s Prep School in Lympstone sat the entrance examination for Exeter School this month.