Joseph!

Rehearsals for the upcoming production Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat are in full swing. With principals rehearsing on Tuesdays and the full cast rehearsing on Thursdays, everyone is putting 100% effort into the musical. Miss Hawker and Miss Warriner are directing this a
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Bar Mock Regionals

On Saturday 21 November at Bournemouth Crown Court, a group of St Peter’s students competed at the Regionals Bar Mock Competition against six other schools, in the hope to fulfil their dream of going to Nationals next March. St Peter’s fought to the end and were in the exhilarating fi
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Fundraising for Virtual Babies

Students in Year 10 have been working hard to raise money to enable them to purchase two virtual babies for the GCSE Child Development course. Events include cake sales, running a café and activity corner for young children at parent’s evenings and plans to host a Christmas craft stal
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Economists Target 2.0 challenge

Back in July we enrolled in the Target 2.0 challenge – the first time St Peters has taken part in this competition. The aim of the challenge is to persuade economists from the bank of England what they should do to monetary policy to reach the bank of England’s inflation target of 2.0
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Year 13 English Language trip to Winchester University

Did you know that ‘gloxing’ is the term used to describe the sound made when pouring liquids into a glass? Neither did I! I found this out on Tuesday 17 November when Mr. Holloway, Miss Bowen and eleven Year 13 English Language students attended a lecture about the history of English
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Interview with ‘Richard and Judy’s Book Club’ author and former St Peter’s student, Lucy Clarke

We were lucky enough to have a direct contact with celebrated local author Lucy Clarke – her cousin is our very own Julia Hanlon, of Year 12! After attending St Peter’s Sixth Form and Cardiff University, where she studied English Literature she embarked on a six-month trip with her fu
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BTEC Music Concert

Last Thursday, the Year 11 BTEC Music students organised a concert in the theatre at lunchtime. Various talented musicians plied their trade in front of a paying audience; with all the money going to Brother Lionel, of course.   The first performer was Greg Johnson, with acoustic
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St Peter’s presented with The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Licence

On 18 November Mr Welch was invited to attend a Duke of Edinburgh (DofE) Gold Presentation afternoon at St James Palace to meet the HRH Duke of Edinburgh and be presented with our DofE centre licence certificate. We are now excited to be offering our pupils the opportunity to take par
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The Bishop of Plymouth

Bishop Mark O’Toole, the Bishop of Plymouth, visited the school on 22 October, to meet with students and staff from Plymouth Diocese. This was almost exactly one year since the visitation by our own Bishop Philip. Interestingly, when a Bishop visits within the Diocese of another Bisho
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Best Walking Float

Art Teacher, Mrs Cherrett and ten art students proudly took their giant sculptures down to Southbourne High Street for  Southbourne’s first ever carnival and lantern parade. They were all very honoured to win the ‘Best Walking Float’ and to be presented with a certificate and ro
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