23rd August 2018 - St Andrew the Apostle School is celebrating an exceptional first set of GCSE results. 52% of all Year 11 students achieved the gold standard EBACC measure (a good grade in English, maths, science, language, history/geography), which places St Andrew in the top 5% of schools in the country. The English results were equally outstanding with 88% achieving a grade 4 or higher in English Language and 72% achieving a grade 5 or higher.
23rd August 2018 - King's School Hove King’s School, is celebrating an exceptional first set of GCSE results with 72% of their founding cohort of students achieving 5 or more good grades, including English and Maths. The core subjects performed especially well with 83% in English and 81% in Maths at grade 4 or above.
23rd August 2018 - Becket Keys School is celebrating its second set of GCSE results with 90% of students gaining 9 – 4 in English Language and 80% 9 - 4 in Mathematics. 75% of students achieved both English and Mathematics at grade 9 - 4. Science results were very impressive, with 100% of students achieving 9-5 in triple science and 93% of students achieving 9-4 in combined science.
23rd August 2018 - Bristol Free School is celebrating fantastic GCSE results as its first full cohort of students collect their results. Core subjects performed especially well with 76% of students getting good grades in English, 70% in Maths and more than 30% of all separate Science grades at 9 or 8 (with 98% students getting above grade 5).
16th August 2018 - St Andrew the Apostle School celebrated their first A/S Level results in Greek.
16th August 2018 - Bristol Free School celebrates first ‘A’ Level results! There were some exceptional performances including: James Beggs (A*, A, A, A) who is going to study Classics at St Hugh's College, Oxford; Ben Owen (A*, A*, A*) going to study Economics and Spanish at Birmingham; Daniyal Tariq (A, A, A, B) going to study Mechanical Engineering at Bristol; Lianne Tagudin (A, A, B) studying Medical Sciences at Bristol; and Rhys Mathias (A, A, B) who will study Law at Cardiff.
August 2018 - Many congratulations to King's School Hove student, Elijah on his gold medal in the 1500m event at the recent British Swimming Championships! Elijah also won a silver medal in the 800m and placed highly in all of his other 15 events.
July 2018 - Congratulations to Mrs Skinnard, from Turing House School, who became world age group champion for the Aquathlon! The event, held in Denmark, covered the distances of a 1000m swim and a 5km run.
July 2018 - A group of Becket Keys School Year 11 students travelled to Tanzania to take part in a World Challenge.
June 2018 - King's School Hove is very proud to announce that their Finance and Operations Manager, Heather Mooney, was recognised at the prestigious Sussex Teacher of the Year Awards.
June 2018 - Bristol Free School has been awarded Computing at School Lead School status for the second year running!
May 2018 – Turing House School judged good by Ofsted
May 2018 - Bristol Chemistry Festival winners! Congratulations to Bristol Free School Year 8 students who represented BFS at the Bristol Salters’ Festival of Chemistry and came back as champions!
April 2018 - Georgina Podd in Year 12 at Becket Keys School passed her ARSM (Associate of the Royal Schools of Music) diploma singing examination with merit (1 mark off a Distinction) with 44 marks out of 50! She is entitled to append ARSM letters after her name.
January 2018 - Premier League Enterprise Success - Taking part in the first heat held at Wembley Stadium were Ark Academy, St. Mary’s High, Enfield Grammar School and St. Andrew the Apostle Greek Orthodox School. St. Andrew the Apostle Greek Orthodox School, were victorious and represented Tottenham Hotspur at the regional play offs on the 24th January. In the next round, the team came runners up to Swansea FC in the competition competing with other teams across the Southern half of the UK.
January 2018 – Becket Keys School hosted Mr. Wen, a Chinese Entrepreneur/Head Teacher from Pingxiang in Jiangxi Province, China.
January 2018 - Daniel Brazil, in Year 11 at Bristol Free School, was invited to the Department of Computer Science at the University of Oxford on Sunday 28 January as a finalist in a UK-wide computing competition – The UK BEBRAS Computational Thinking Challenge. Reaching the final of the Senior age group is an impressive achievement, as 14,402 students entered the first round of the Senior age group category (14–16). Daniel was among the top 60 highest achieving students invited to the final round in his age group.
December 2017 – The St Andrew the Apostle school choir brought festive cheer to Trafalgar Square to help raise money for Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice.
December 2017 - Congratulations to Narmeen Akl from Turing House School who has received an A* GCSE in Arabic!
November 2017 - The Ogasawara brothers from St Andrew the Apostle School were selected to represent England at the 25th Düsseldorf European Kendo Championships in Frankfurt Germany and in the U13 competition Hideshi finished in a fantastic 4th place in the individual competition while Kazushi won Gold in the U18 team competition. Nicholas Lecointe-Akore won Gold in his weight division at his first ever English open, Brazilian jiu-jitsu competition.
November 2017 - Se O’Toole from St Andrew the Apostle School won his Republic of Ireland Regional Irish dance competition and has qualified for the World Championships in Glasgow 2018 for the 3rd time
November 2017 – A number of special guests joined Becket Keys School in opening the new Justin Welby Building including The Right Reverend Stephen Cottrell Lord Bishop of Chelmsford; Alex Burghart, MP for Brentwood and Ongar; Cllr Will, Russell Mayor of Brentwood and Cllr Ray Gooding, Cabinet Member for Education. The Justin Welby Building is named after the current Archbishop of Canterbury and the chapel was named the Bishop John Wraw Chapel in the loving memory of our good friend and school governor.
November 2017 - A number of students from the Bristol Free School Programming Club and GCSE Computer Science took part in the Bebras Computation Thinking Challenge. Daniel Brazil in Year 11 (who came first in the WORLD in the Grok Learning challenge in 2016) has been placed in the top 0.4% in the country and has been invited to take part in the next round hosted by The University of Oxford’s Department of Computer Science, and Hertford College in January.
October 2017 - William Horne from Becket Keys School was selected in September to attend a trial for the England U16 Golf team. He received a letter last week to inform him that he was now part of the squad!
September 2017 – Turing House School got its first set of GCSE and AS results. Eita (AS Japanese Grade B), Sam (GCSE Grade A* German), Kai (GCSE Grade A* Japanese), Nina (GCSE Grade A Modern Greek).
September 2017 - Congratulations to Mr O’Sullivan, from Turing House School, who represented Great Britain at the UCI World Amateur Time trial championships in Albi in France. He finished 38th in his age category and was 7th home from 18 British riders.
September 2017 - King's School Hove is very proud to announce that our first GCSE result was an A*! Congratulations to Gavin Mann in our current Year 11 who secured the fantastic result in his GCSE Mandarin exam which he sat a year early.
6th September 2017: The Becket Keys School Sixth Form opened their doors to 6th Form students for the first time.