Saskia Clark - CCHSG’s Own Olympian

Saskia Clark, the world class Olympic Silver Medallist 470 sailor, is preparing to compete in her 3rd Olympic Games this summer in Rio. Did you know that she was a past pupil at our school?

MFL Spelling Bee Success!

Three of our Language Leaders - Theebiga Sivasatkunanathan (7E) , Diya Rolly (7H) and Ozzadeh Tajalli (7E) qualified for the semi-final in the regional MFL Spelling Bee.

Chinese New Year - Year 7 got busy recently making Chinese Dumplings as part of our Chinese New Year Celebrations.

Students enjoyed this fun activity as part of the Chinese Art and Culture Club. Any student in year 7 wishing to join the club come to F13 on Tuesday lunchtime at 12.40pm.

The GCSE Certificate Evening took place on 24 November and was very well attended. The certificates were presented by Paralympian, Wheelchair Rugby Captain (London 2012), Steve Brown. Steve Brown had an extraordinary sporting career; despite an accident in June 2005 that changed his life forever.

Talk 1: Shark behaviour and conservation

Visiting CCHS for the second time, shark conservationist Dan Abbott delivered a talk to over 40 lower 6th and upper 6th biologists about behavioural patterns he had observed in sharks as part of his internship with White Shark Africa.

CCHS raised over £700 for local charity the Catherine Bullen Foundation through 2 fundraising events this term. Roger and Linda Bullen came into CCHS and gave a presentation about the work of the foundation and the latest project in Namibia that is being undertaken to students in years 7 and 8.

This year I decided to send in some of the Lower School work to the 13th National Students' Art Exhibition to be held again at The Mall Galleries. 

I am thrilled to announce that Hannah Eley, Angela Wong and Victoria Pratt in Year 11, in addition to Abigail Bartlett and Bethany Francis in Year 13 have been selected to exhibit their work at this prestigious event.