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 the problems. Ideas include a ‘smart sheet’
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Changes to the Behaviour Policy

Please note that St Peter’s behaviour policy has been amended by Governors again this year to take account of changes in regulations for schools. It is no longer compulsory, for example, for schools to provide 24 hour notice to parents of a detention after school. At St Peter’s we wil
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Ofsted

Our outcomes for pupils and students have been tremendous at every phase of the school, Primary, Secondary and Sixth Form. The annual analysis of performance suggests that our pupils make progress that is well above the national average. Our recent Ofsted visit and resulting report re
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Senior Team Maths Challenge Regional Finals

St Peter’s returned to the arena of the UK Mathematics Trust (UKMT) on 4 December with resounding success. Huge congratulations to the team Ed C Year 13, Harry B Year 13, Emily S Year 12 and Younghun P Year 10 who tackled a series of demanding mathematical challenges in the regional f
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St Peter’s Past Pupils

It only feels like yesterday that I was reporting on the success of the Open Afternoon at the School on 29 April and our 77th Annual Dinner, bringing to a conclusion the 80th Anniversary celebrations of the founding of the School in 1936. Alas, the Dinner will be the last one organise
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Careers News

The Autumn Term is always a busy one for the Careers Department, and 2017 has proved to be even busier than usual. One reason being, our biggest event in the Careers calendar – the Careers Fair. Year 10 also had a visit from the Solomon Theatre Company regarding “Choices”.   The 
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Science Club

After last year’s success, Science Club has continued to intrigue Year 7, who attend weekly lunchtime sessions led by Year 13 students Charlie-Jaynes and myself, Bronson.   The club goes beyond what is being taught in class, focusing on practical work that the lower school would
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Technology News

In case you haven’t heard, or seen it, we have a laser cutter in Technology!   This is technology that we have been wanting, for quite a while and now it’s here it has been “flat out” for the Autumn Term. Most of the Sixth Form have been shown how to use it and are producing prot
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A note from the Head of Sixth Form

The new academic year has well and truly begun; Fresh challenges, new A Levels and exciting opportunities are in full flow and our new Year 12 students have settled in brilliantly.   We welcomed over 160 new Sixth Form students through the doors in September, 40 of whom join us f
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Primary Admissions reminder

Please note the closing date to apply for your child to start Reception in September 2018 is 15 January 2018. See here for further information on how to apply for a place at St Peter’s.   15 January 2018 is also the closing date for Catherine Buchanan, our Admissions Office
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