The UCAS deadline has come and gone and I am delighted (and somewhat relieved!) that all Year 13 students targeting university have now submitted their applications. Some students have been asked to provide additional subject specific...
Your voice counts! The more we hear, the more we understand which will in turn help shape our thoughts and strategies. The link is on an email sent yesterday via AYH@clairescourt.net (Senior Boys Secretary) and also on Friday 21 January. The survey will close early next week so please take the chance to share your opinions this weekend.
Sixth Form mock exams - w/c Monday 28 February
Mock exams for Sixth Form will take place in the week immediately after the half term holiday, in the week of Monday 28 February. These will be formal exams held in the Main Hall at College and will allow Year 13 to experience a series of formal exams before the summer A level exams. Year 12 will have the opportunity to take their first exams in the Main Hall.
Students have been checking the first draft of the timetable for clashes and the final version will be shared with parents next week.
Deloitte Apprenticeships Parents’ Webinar - Tuesday 1 February
Is your son or daughter interested in business? Join Deloitte for the Deloitte apprenticeships parents’ insight webinar on Tuesday 1 February at 6.30pm, to hear all about the range of apprenticeship opportunities Deloitte can offer in areas including audit, consulting, financial, legal, and tax.
Find out about how apprenticeship opportunities at Deloitte can kickstart your son or daughter's career, and benefit from a Q and A session, giving you an opportunity to ask any questions. You can register here.
Government Economic Service - Economic Degree Apprenticeship
Starting in September 2022, applications are open now for over 60 vacancies nationwide, with departments such as the HM Treasury and the Department for Work and Pensions. This is a brilliant opportunity to work in a central government department or agency on some of the most important social, environmental and economic issues our country faces.
Applications close on Monday 14 February at 11.55am. Download the Candidate Pack which contains useful guidance around the role of an Economist, what the degree apprenticeship involves, how the application process will work and answers key FAQs from applicants. To download the pack, or to start your application, click here.
“Beauty or the Beast?” - Monday 7 February 3pm-4pm
Marilyn Hawes, founder and CEO of the child protection charity “Freedom from Abuse” will be speaking to all Sixth Form on this date on “Beauty or the Beast”. This is a presentation designed specifically for teenagers to help them see and compare the differences between healthy and toxic relationships. It will help them spot any early warning signs during dating and in friendships which, over time, can become domestic abuse. Information will come from respected experts together with “lived experience”.
An opportunity of a lifetime has been offered to two Year 12 girls who’ve been selected to take part in the prestigious ‘Take the World Forward Fellowship’. Through the global programme, they will work virtually with exceptional mentors from Harvard and Massachusetts Institut...
Keep up to date here with the progress of James Wragg's 4,000 mile cycle for charity! You can read about the challenge in our previous news story here. We will be updating this article weekly and continue showing our support as James continues his incredible challenge. Go James!All diar...
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