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  • From the desk of the Head Master 15 June 2018

    Published 15/06/18, by Liz Callan

    Empathy and Reading

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  • From the desk of the Head Master 18 May 2018

    Published 18/05/18, by Liz Callan

    I think I have genuinely run out of anything to say – perhaps a sign that the time is nearly right to bow out. So, instead, I will just tell you a bit about the fun we have had in the last couple of weeks.

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  • From the desk of the Head Master 26 April 2018

    Published 26/04/18, by Alison Hartin

    Our School Counsellor, Meg Harper, emailed us all earlier this week and asked us to share ideas about what a pre-digital childhood looked like. Digital addiction is a serious and growing issue, but many of our digital native children have little or no concept of what it is like to grow up without access to computers and phones. We all want them to restrict their screen time, but what on earth does one do instead?

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  • From the desk of the Head Master 23 March 2018

    Published 23/03/18, by Liz Callan

    Hebdomas Mirabilis

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  • From the desk of the Head Master 9 March 2018

    Published 09/03/18, by Alison Hartin

    Some ideas to help with the final push…The Lent term is the season of Parents’ Evenings, when we all cram into the hall and step in time with the painful ringing of that bell. For two year groups in particular, the Upper Fifth and Upper Sixth, these are especially important events, designed to give a steer and a push into the final straight in these pivotal academic years. 

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  • From the desk of the Head Master 15 February 2018

    Published 15/02/18, by Liz Callan

    This week has been Random Acts of Kindness Week and in assembly boys were encouraged to seek out opportunities to reach out to people around them with small acts of kindness and generosity.

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  • From the desk of the Head Master 26 January 2018

    Published 26/01/18, by Liz Callan

    Last weekend saw this term’s Combined Cadet Force overnight exercise. I decided to pop down to see them before supper on Friday evening at the range.

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  • From the desk of the Head Master 12 January 2018

    Published 12/01/18, by Liz Callan

    I hope very much that everyone enjoyed a restful and happy time over Christmas and that the return to school has not been too painful for your sons.

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  • From the desk of the Head Master 14 December 2017

    Published 14/12/17, by Alison Hartin

    Merry Christmas everyone

    The term is at an end, almost, nearly. I will sign-off with some loosely connected and slightly addled observations…

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