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Aye Aye Skipper!

For most teenagers, their 16th birthday is an occasion for a party, but Annabel, Year 11 chose to go to sea on her big day. Her birthday, Saturday 15th September, was the first date on which she could undertake the final part of the prestigious Day Skipper sailing qualification for which the minimum age is

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Burgess Hill Girls’ voices heard

Burgess Hill Girls’ voices heard as students are recognised for outstanding achievements in speech and drama. Three students from Burgess Hill Girls have been recognised for their achievements in Speech and Drama after receiving prestigious Certificates of Excellence from the New Era Academy. The Academy, which is also a leading examinations board, encourages learners to

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Burgess Hill Girls ranked best school in West Sussex

  We have been ranked as the top school in West Sussex and the top girls’ school in Sussex as a whole after a set of impressive GCSE results. Of the 300 independent schools which published their GCSE results, we have been placed 63rd in the Daily Telegraph rankings. Eight of our girls achieved 100

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Independent School for 4 year olds - the actual cost

Like many families you might think that an independent school is out of reach for your four year old. But it could actually cost as little as £37 a week. Choosing the right school for your child is one of the most important decisions you will make as a parent. We know that many families

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Stunning GCSE Results

  We are celebrating a stunning set of GCSE results with over half (51%) of all entries graded 9/8 or A* and a massive 75% of all entries graded 9-7 (old grades A*/A), an 11% increase on last year. 62% of the cohort gained at least seven or more grades 9-7 (old grades A*/A). Amid

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Another year of outstanding A Level Results

A Level Results Day – we are so immensely proud of what the girls have achieved. The girls are celebrating this morning after another excellent set of A Level results. Maintaining an unbroken 100% pass rate, an impressive 57% of all grades were A*/A and well over half the girls gained A*-B grades in three

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Drone Competition

Drones designed by our young scientists saw off stiff competition from all over the world to be judged overall runners-up in an international competition organised by the British International Education Association and STEM Sussex, which supports and encourages young people to enjoy science, technology, engineering and maths. The challenge for students was to create an

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Summer Reading Suggestions

Have you got some spare time this summer? Why not do some reading from the suggestions below? Perfect for the summer holidays between Year 6 and 7!     ROSE RIVERS BY JACQUELINE WILSON HISTORICAL FICTION Rose lives in a beautiful house with her artist father, her difficult, fragile mother and her many siblings. She

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South of England Agricultural Society Competition

Two of our pupils are celebrating their triumph in the South of England Agricultural Society (SEAS) schools competition. Sophie F (left), and Rosina M, both 11, won first prize in the KS3 Hanging Mobile category. Over 65,000 visitors attended the South of England Agricultural Society summer show in Ardingly, where they enjoyed a showcase of British agriculture, horticulture, educational

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French Immersion Trip to Montpellier

At the end of June fourteen Burgess Hill girls spent five days in the sunny South of France on a French immersion trip.   The girls, from Years 9 to Lower Sixth, and the two accompanying members of staff travelled to the vibrant city of Montpellier. They discovered a dynamic university city which seamlessly mixes

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