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LPA visit Cardiff University

Cardiff University – Open Day 27th October Kiran, Callum and Jack had a great (but very cold) time at Cardiff University’s Open day this Saturday. The boys took in mini lectures and workshops in optometry, business, economics and accountancy. The optometry lectures actually took place in the same buildings where

Celebrating Year 7 Homework

Take a look at the fantastic homework produced by some of our year 7 pupils in term 1 Humanities lessons. This was work set for their Religious Studies project. Chloe L of 7P2 Tommy G of 7P2 In Year 7 Geography pupils could investigate their own fantastic place – some

Rivers, Rivers, Rivers

4 successful geography trips done and dusted this term . . . rivers, rivers and more rivers . . . Year 10 visited Coleshill near Highworth on 3 abnormally sunny days at the beginning of October to investigate the hypothesis “Coleshill is typical of the middle section of a river”.  

Languages Week 2018

The last week in September for LPA was languages week where all students were encouraged to take more of an international point of view on the things they were studying. Teachers enjoyed pointing out the international elements of their courses and some year 7 students ended up doing far more

Lady Margaret Hall visit

On Friday 15th September we took some of the Year 12 Higher Performance Academy students to attend the Open Days at Lady Margaret Hall and nearby  St John’s College, Oxford. After an informative talk from Alan Rusbridger, Principal and ex Guardian editor, the students had a tour of the college