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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Tunnelling

Early December Chris Moxham, a past student, and Andrew Walker visited St Peter’s to promote National Tunnelling Day. The aim was to promote engineering to the next generation of problem solvers. Chris is involved with Crossrail in London – Europe’s largest construction project,
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Bar Mock Trial

Saturday 18 November, a group of St Peter’s students represented the school in the Regional Heat of the Bar Mock Trial Competition, organised by the Citizenship Foundation. In a Bar Mock Trial, school teams of young people aged 15-18 take on various courtroom roles and try to win thei
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Table Tennis Monday

Monday at St Peter’s is Table Tennis day, with clubs at lunchtime and after school (3.30-4.50pm).   The club, run by PE Teacher Mrs Kilkenny-Browne, attracts a mixture of ages with more than 20 students regularly attending. Each club is open to Yr 7-13 students. Go and give
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Primary News

The Autumn Term has been packed full with exciting experiences and enriching learning opportunities in the Primary Phase. Our new Reception children have settled into school life wonderfully and have blossomed in confidence. As part of their ‘Fantastic Food’ topic, the children made t
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Year 9 – getting entrepreneurial!

St Peter’s Year 9 students have been taking part in the Citizenship £5 challenge. They have been beavering away, trying to raise as much for charity as possible. Working with a starter £5 the group that raises the most will receive a £50 boost. All profits made by the students will go
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Safe drive, stay alive

Blood, hysteria, confusion, distress, debris – only a few of the things one witnesses when a car is overturned in front of your very eyes. St Peter’s Sixth form students learnt the consequences of dangerous driving during a car safety talk in November. The talk was led by local
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