Varndean students have been enthusiastically involved in the Languages Club, Thursday lunchtimes in D6. Sessions have been led by students, with some help from teachers, and have given us all an insight into a range of different languages and cultures. Students have been able to get a taste of Greek food and dancing, Turkish food,… [more]
Fifteen students are paying a visit to Trinity College, Cambridge, tomorrow where they will meet with ex-Varndean student Jack Lewis. They will be talking with him about university life and getting a real feel for life after school. Ms. Browning, taking them there, expects this to be an inspiring visit, and we look forward to… [more]
In today’s heat there was another stunning set of photos for Angelou and Ellis students to vote on as their entries for the final tomorrow. Representing Angelou are Jonah, Isaac and Elizabeth, and representing Ellis are Joe, Jay and Catherina. Thank you to all students who have entered this competition, the voting was very close!… [more]
On Monday 24th November our Year 11s will receive their pre-public exam results – we look forward to sharing in their early success. Throughout the exam period and since then our Year 11 students have worked diligently, building upon these early results.
Today we held the heats for Turing and Russell Schools. There was a fine turnout of students eager to register their votes for which photos should go through to the grand final on Friday. For Turing School Emily and Oscar (with two photos) were selected and for Russell School Ellis, Ellie and Finn were chosen…. [more]
Three Russell students took part in the YouthSpeak event last night at the Towers Convent School – Izzy, Rudaba and Ellie. They did themselves proud and were a credit to Varndean. The adjudicators’ comments were extremely positive: the quality of the speech “bodes well for the future”. In particular, Izzy’s handling of the question merited… [more]