27th June 2019
Well done to Edward House for winning the inter-house Chess Competition with ten points, beating Ridley by two points to take the Chess Cup. Wakefield took third with five points.
Both Sam and Owen are members of the School’s Chess Club and get plenty of competitive games in Exhibition matches and expert coaching from Nicholas Pert GM. The Chess Ladder, introduced this term, has set the challenge to find the top Chess Club winner. Good luck to everyone.
Despite the challenges and disruption that COVID-19 has caused for schools everywhere, the Upper Sixth pupils studying the International Baccalaureate now have reason to celebrate as they receive their IB Diploma results today. They have demonstrated tremendous resilience with over 43% achieving 6 and above (equivalent to A*and A at A-level) and 74% gaining 5...