Plea for gardening equipment

We are in the process of setting up a Gardening scheme for our students who access the nurture room. It is hoped that they will get involved in all aspects of caring for a successful garden in the grounds at Southbourne. Last year we were awarded funds from the PTA as part of a bid to
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Historical Lecture Series

The History Department at St Peter’s has been working with the History Faculty of Southampton University to stage a series of Historical lectures on a wide range of topics. The concept behind this idea was to offer students and members of the local community the opportunity to learn f
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St Peter’s and beyond

Past student, Carlo Covello, was recently invited back to St Peter’s to talk to our Year 11 GCSE RE students. RE Teacher, Mrs Bright, taught Carlo 15 years ago when he was predicted a Grade C for RE. With sheer determination and hard work he achieved an A*. Carlo stayed at St Peter’s
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Hants Cup Semi-final win

Congratulations to two of our Year 8 students, Nancy Gray and Lucy White, for their recent sporting success playing for New Milton Town Ladies U14. Their team deservedly has a place in the Hampshire Cup Final in a stunning 7-0 semi-final victory. Both girls also play for the Dorset Sc
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Mathematics Challenges

Congratulations to the 30 students in Years 9, 10 and 11 who were selected to sit the Intermediate Mathematics Challenge. Sorcha Churchill (Yr11) and Younghun Park (Yr10) were so successful that they are taking part in the prestigious Olympiad Challenge on 15 March. We are very proud
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St Peter’s Primary wins an ‘Oscar’

Massive congratulations to everyone involved in our Early Years provision at St Peter’s. On Tuesday 27 February some of our Early Years team attended the Bournemouth Early Years Sector Awards and came away with an ‘Oscar’ for outstanding Early Years provision in a sc
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Stewarts Food Science and Nutrition visit

For our food provenance and sustainability topic we visited Stewards Garden Centre in Christchurch. During our visit we had a chance to look around the shop and learn where their products come from, as well as talking to staff, who were very informative. Stewarts are one of the most p
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Rock Challenge

Congratulations to all of our students who took part in Rock Challenge at the Pavilion last night, achieving awards for best video direction, best lighting design, best concept and most entertaining piece. Placing St Peter’s third overall – an excellent result.     &nb
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#BeMoreClaire

In memory of our friend and colleague, Claire Wallace, we have created a 15 strong team (#BeMoreClaire) to enter this years’ Bournemouth & East Dorset Relay for Life, which takes place 14-15 July. We will be walking/jogging/running the 400m track at Chapel Gate in this summer’s 24
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Breakdancing News

St Peter’s talented Year 7 student, Finn Hallard, has been breakdancing for 4 years. He typically trains 3-5 days a week, with his Dad as his coach. Two years ago he competed in Break Mission – a European Breakdancing championship and was really pleased with his eighth position.  
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