Comic Relief Concert

During lunchtime on Red Nose Day a student concert took place raising £107.86 for Comic Relief. The turnout and atmosphere in the theatre were amazing, leaving very few seats left unoccupied.   The first of the three performances saw Gabriel Bush and Emanuele Savoca perform ̵
Continue Reading →

Mufti helps Reaching the Unreached

Our students took part in a mufti day in February, to help raise vital funds for Brother Lionel and Reaching the Unreached, in South India. The mufti day raised £950, making the total raised so far this term an amazing £1,833. Tutor group 7CWC are out in the lead having raised £74.47.
Continue Reading →

Update on the new school build

As you are probably aware St Peter’s is embarking on a significant building programme. The aim is to build sufficient classroom space at the Upper School, in Southbourne, to allow Years 7 and 8 to be relocated from their current Iford site. The Lower School at Iford will then become s
Continue Reading →

A level music recital

AS and A2 students amazed guests and fellow students in their musical recital organised by Mrs Phillips and Miss Burgess. Performances included a wide range of genres including: jazz piano, contemporary pop, a variety of flute genres, Latin jazz guitar and clarinet concerto. Students
Continue Reading →

Drama Trip to Salisbury Playhouse

Last week, all Year 10 GCSE drama students went on a school trip to see the play ‘All My Sons’ by Arthur Miller at the Salisbury Playhouse. The play was directed by Michael Buffong and performed by the Talawa Theatre company, the UK’s primary Black-led theatre Company. The purpose of
Continue Reading →

School uniform and books hit the ground in South Africa

Our most recent donation of sports clothing, school uniform and books hit the ground in South Africa recently and staff and students are now making the most of them. Whilst school uniform and sports clothing is always in demand, the 1,500 books will go towards building a new school li
Continue Reading →

World Book Day Quiz

World Book Day Quiz A quiz was held at lunchtime on both sites to celebrate World Book Day. Both events were very well supported with much enthusiasm and enjoyed by all! At Iford there were 12 teams with 40 students being challenged on their knowledge of books! Joint Winners for Year
Continue Reading →

Maths Challenge

Recently, 30 pupils from Years 9, 10 and 11 took part in the Intermediate Maths Challenge. The Maths Challenge is organised by the United Kingdom Mathematics Trust (UKMT) and is taken by the top mathematicians from every school from all over the country. The challenge involves answeri
Continue Reading →

Winners of Rock Challenge Bournemouth

Congratulations to forty-five of our talented St Peter’s students, covering all year groups from Year 7 through to Year 13, for winning the ‘Be Your Best’ Rock Challenge at Bournemouth Pavilion. This was St Peter’s 15th year of entering the competition, 14 of those led by Ms Malcher.
Continue Reading →

CAFOD training – making a difference

Six of our Year 13 students recently returned to Farnborough Hill School to take part in their third CAFOD training session. CAFOD have said that, “The aim of our programme is for young people to gain transferable leadership skills whilst learning about and being inspired by CAFOD”. O
Continue Reading →