COLLEGE NEWS: Students pass A-Levels with flying colours at Yeovil College

COLLEGE NEWS: Students pass A-Levels with flying colours at Yeovil College

Posted: 16th August 2018
YEOVIL College’s Kingston Sixth Form Centre has celebrating after achieving outstanding A-Level results with a pass rate of 100% - marking its third successive year of a 100% pass rate. Students and staff have a lot to celebrate after 100% of learners passed their A-Level examinations with flying colours. A 100% pass rate has been achieved in all 18 subjects: Art and…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Stanchester students dress to impress for Prom

SCHOOL NEWS: Stanchester students dress to impress for Prom

Posted: 12th July 2018
THE magnificent setting of Dillington House proved the perfect backdrop as Year 11 students from Stanchester Academy at Stoke-sub-Hamdon posed for photographs ahead of the traditional end-of-school Prom. The students – dressed in their finest attire – arrived at Dillington House near Ilminster in a cavalcade of vehicles including sports cars, vintage cars, tractors…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Buckler’s Mead students shine at Year 11 Prom

SCHOOL NEWS: Buckler’s Mead students shine at Year 11 Prom

Posted: 5th July 2018
STUDENTS from Buckler’s Mead Academy in Yeovil were more dazzling than the evening sunshine on Thursday (July 5, 2017) in sharp suits and stunning dresses. The annual end-of-school Year 11 Prom was held at Haselbury Mill and the students did themselves and their school proud once more. They arrived in a cavalcade of vehicles before having umpteen photos taken by family…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Preston School celebrates its Year 11 Prom

SCHOOL NEWS: Preston School celebrates its Year 11 Prom

Posted: 3rd July 2018
YEAR 11 students at Preston School in Yeovil had a night to remember at the traditional end-of-school prom held at the Haynes International Motor Museum near Sparkford. Students dressed to impress for the night on Monday (July 2, 2018) and arrived in style in a cavalcade of vehicles. They were greeted by a sea of parents, relatives and friends – plus teachers – and posed…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Westfield students dress to impress for Year 11 Prom

SCHOOL NEWS: Westfield students dress to impress for Year 11 Prom

Posted: 28th June 2018
YEAR 11 students at Westfield Academy in Yeovil turned on the style for the traditional end-of-school Prom. The weather was perfect as the students arrived at the picturesque venue of Haselbury Mill near Crewkerne on Thursday (June 28, 2018) evening in smart suits and dazzling dresses with family members waiting to welcome them and with cameras in hand. Teaching staff…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Wadham students shine in the sun at Year 11 Prom

SCHOOL NEWS: Wadham students shine in the sun at Year 11 Prom

Posted: 27th June 2018
YEAR 11 students at Wadham School put on their finest and partied the night away as they celebrated the traditional end-of-year Prom. The girls wore amazing outfits and the lads looked very smartly dressed as they converged on Haselbury Mill in a cavalcade of assorted vehicles for their big night out. Some of the students will be staying on at Wadham in Crewkerne for…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Tiny tots tie the knot ahead of the Royal Wedding

SCHOOL NEWS: Tiny tots tie the knot ahead of the Royal Wedding

Posted: 18th May 2018
THE children and parents of All Saints Primary School in Montacute got in the mood for the Royal Wedding by attending an enactment of a wedding ceremony at the village church. All the children in Class One dressed up in their best attire and each child had a special role to play in the ceremony – there was a large wedding party including the bride, bridegroom, best man…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Mariella Frostrup inspires students at Preston School

SCHOOL NEWS: Mariella Frostrup inspires students at Preston School

Posted: 30th April 2018
BROADCASTER and journalist Mariella Frostrup gave an interesting insight into her life during an afternoon at Preston School in Yeovil in which she tried to impress upon students that they had the world at their feet. Mariella had been given the theme of “aspirations” for her talk and she deliberately avoided using the word “aspiration” as she felt it might put off her…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Children go bananas over waste

SCHOOL NEWS: Children go bananas over waste

Posted: 15th March 2018
THE waste of food that has travelled around the world to reach our plates has sent Yeovil schoolchildren bananas. Pupils at St Gilda's Catholic Primary School in Mary Street, Yeovil, were among the first to join the Schools Against Waste programme backed by the six council partners in Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP). Schools Against Waste will see thousands of pupils…

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COLLEGE NEWS: Yeovil College to remain closed on Friday

COLLEGE NEWS: Yeovil College to remain closed on Friday

Posted: 1st March 2018
YEOVIL College has announced that it will be closed on Friday (March 2, 2018) due to the adverse weather problems. The college was closed on Thursday (March 1, 2018) due to expected snow and now because of the bad weather having arrived an early decision has been made to close again. A college spokesman said: “As the weather continues to decline, we have decided to close…

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