Russell School welcomed one of their former students into assembly this morning. Recent leaver Karishma Khan is this year’s recipient of the Suzanne Denyer Award and came back to school to receive her award from the Headteacher. The award was created as part of the legacy of ex-student Suzanne Denyer who left Varndean to pursue a… [more]
We are thrilled that exam board AQA has commended some of our textiles GCSE work. The work was completed by recent leavers Lily Gould and Verity Parkin. Lily produced outstanding work (teddy below) which was identified for its, “Excellent development work through experimentation with a wide variety of techniques. It showed a high level of… [more]
Year 11 Health and Social Care students welcomed Ms Anne Wilding into school recently to chat about her role as a Grandmother. Health and Social Care students study Health and Social Care provision during all life-stages and Early Years care is the focus of the Controlled Assessment. The recent interviews of Godparents and a Grandparent, all… [more]
On Monday 13th October the Year 10 and 11 boys took on Hove Park in Basketball at Varndean. Some of the boys had never played a basketball fixture before and so this was their first ever match as a team. Varndean got off to a good start but as the first two quarters progressed, Hove… [more]
The Year 10 netball A team got their first super league match off to a strong start. They had equal possession of the ball and made Dorothy Stringer’s A team (last year’s super league winners) work extremely hard for every goal. Despite losing by a significant margin the team know that they have what it… [more]
Please note the Pre-Public Exam timetable is now available to view. You can also now download a copy of the Key Dates for Year 11 document as discussed at the recent Making the Grade evening. These documents and more can be found on the Exams and Results page.