School will be closing at 12:45pm on Friday 19th December for the start of the Christmas holiday. School will shut for students at 12:45. Lunch will be available before they leave, with a normal break-time service at 10:45am. This is also a non uniform day for those happy to donate £1. All proceeds will go to… [more]
Staff members and students were recently treated to an exhibition of Year 10 textiles work. The students were given a brief to design stimulating sections for a baby play mat. They went to town using a wide range of techniques and materials. Drawing on knowledge learnt in skills workshops earlier in the term, the students then… [more]
On Thursday 15th January we are holding the Year 7 Parent and Carer Consultation Evening. Letters have been sent home with full details and a copy is available to view on the letters home page.
Russell School students recently planned and realized a bake off for their peers. The competition was followed by a cake sale of all the entries, with all proceeds going to their chosen charity HEAL. Open to all students across the four schools, the entries were judged by an expert team of technology teachers and senior… [more]
On Thursday 8th January 2015 we are holding the second Making the Grade session for Year 11 students and their parents and carers. The evening will provide an opportunity to hear from a variety of options subjects to find out about the upcoming exams, useful revision tips and guidance on how to work with your child… [more]
Last week our combined Year 8&9 girls football team entered a mini tournament at PACA. Varndean finished 2nd overall missing the top spot by one point. . Our first match was against Patcham High. We won this 2-0. A strong performance from Varndean to break a well organised Patcham side down. Goal scorers Maisie Mitchell and Katy Graydon…. [more]