13 September 19
St Chris offers pupils the opportunity to take part in on-site LAMDA acting tuition, and we have recently had the results back from our first batch of exams. We’re delighted that all candidates achieved either Merit or Distinction which is a great achievement for a first time centre. All our pupils performed brilliantly but special…
4 September 19
We’ve had a great day meeting all our new Year 7 (I Group) and Year 12 (Lower Sixth) pupils at their induction day. Year 7 were surprised this morning by a personal Hogwarts-style letter which even had a wax stamp in the style of the two schools! Each letter included a welcome and a kit…
5 July 19
Pupils in the Senior School are currently returning from their Late Summer Programmes and have had a brilliant week. Year 7 pupils have been at the Wildchild Adventure Centre, Hertfordshire, Year 8 have taken part in outdoor pursuits on the Yorkshire Moors and Year 9 have been on an alpine adventure in Saas Fee, Switzerland….
5 July 19
With only 26 days left to go of the The Big Knit campaign organised by Innocent Smoothies, which raises money for Age UK, students and staff in the Senior School knittting club have knitted an AMAZING 263 hats in their lunchtimes and spare time at school. The group started knitting in April, having decided to…
28 June 19
Our Year 7 (I Group) pupils recently visited Whipsnade Zoo for their Key Stage Three day. The day was packed with activities and apart from seeing the animals, the students attended the Zoo’s Adaption and Evolution workshops in the Discovery Zone, and took a ride on Whipsnade Railways Educational train.
28 June 19
With our incredibly diverse school community comes a whole host of opportunities, including the chance to celebrate festivals from around the world! Our brave international students presented an insightful morning talk to the whole school last week to teach us about celebrations in their own countries. We learnt about the magnificent Chinese Dragon Boat Festival…
21 June 19
On Wednesday Senior School pupils took part in a Night at the Musicals: an evening of musical performance inspired by stage and screen. Performances included music from Newsies, Dear Evan Hansen and many more.
20 June 19
Last week the rain held off for the Senior School sports day. Congratulations to Godwin who won the team competition!
20 June 19
This week four St Chris pupils attended the Salters’ Festival of Chemistry at the University of Hertfordshire. Ryuho (Year 8), Louis, Vincent and Alfie (Year 7) all worked together in the brand new pharmaceuticals laboratory in the Department of Clinical and Pharmaceutical Sciences. The students took part in The Salters Challenge in the morning and…
6 June 19
The Senior School Knitting Club are busy making tiny bobble hats for the The Big Knit organised by Innocent Smoothies, which raises money for Age UK. Pupils and staff have made nearly 200 in the last six weeks, and our deadline is 28 June if anyone would like to join in. The group started knitting…