RTU visit

[envira-gallery id=”7977″]During the February half term holiday my wife and I were blessed to visit Reaching the Unreached (RTU) in Tamil Nadu, India. I had heard and read such a lot about the colossal breadth of work undertaken by RTU; the marvel for us was we could see t
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STEM Club

This year in STEM Club the teams have been meeting weekly and working hard to identify some of the poorest countries around the world and some of the issues they may face, with the purpose of creating solutions to solving some of their problems. Ideas include a ‘smart sheet̵
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Wool4School

Wool4School is an annual student design competition encouraging budding fashion designers to show England what they’re made of. Open to all school students in Sixth Form or equivalent throughout England, the Wool4School competition invites students to design an outfit for their favour
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Health and Social Care News

Taking Health and Social Care as a Double A Level has allowed us to get creative; one unit, in particular, enabled us to choose our own research topics. Many students opted to complete their research on a topic that they were passionate about but also something that closely related to
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Sixth Form Sporting Successes

This year St Peter’s have brought their A game to the world of school sport. Not least with our outstanding team in the Sixth Form – Year 12 & 13 Boys football squad. During this academic school year, they have scored their way to the Dorset County Cup final for the second y
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Tate Exchange

Tate Exchange is an ambitious ‘open experiment’ by Tate Modern, London which allows other organisations and members of the public to participate in Tate’s creative process, running projects on site and using art as a way of addressing wider issues in the world around us. During Februa
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On course for the next step

This term has been one of the most exciting in terms of our St Peter’s journey; visiting universities and seeing the different courses and societies that are on offer has been very interesting, but also nerve-racking! As Year 13 students we are now making crucial decisions about our n
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Year 7 Biology Groups

We have thoroughly enjoyed leading all three Year 7 Biology groups during our two years in Sixth Form. There have been many highlights from this experience for us, such as the heart dissections where we were able to explain the key components of the heart whilst giving hands-on experi
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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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