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Running success!

On Sunday 5 February 2017, Hannah W and Alice B in our Upper Sixth took part in their first ever 10K Race at Goodwood Motor Circuit.  The girls did amazingly well with respective times of 50.38 and 49.24.  Their next challenge is a half marathon at Hampton Court in March!  Good luck girls.  

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The Royal Society of Biology Olympiad

Congratulations to Emma C, Upper Sixth, for an outstanding performance in the Royal Society of Biology Olympiad.  This is a national competition for Sixth Form students and Emma achieved an excellent Gold Award, meaning she was in the top 6% of all entrants.  Her score was also high enough to qualify her for the preliminary

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Practising Business Rapport

Burgess Hill Girls Lower Sixth students, with prestigious invited guests, attended their annual, and highly respected, ‘Practising Business Rapport’ Dinner at Mid Sussex Golf Club. This is a truly unique event that combines a formal social gathering, with a wonderful learning experience. It enables the students to practise their business rapport and networking techniques in

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Sixth Formers visit Houses of Parliament

On 5th December fifteen Sixth Formers made their way up to London for a visit to the Houses of Parliament. After a slow journey to Blackfriars, we were ushered past the statue of Cromwell, on Cromwell Green, through security and into the courtyard overlooked by Big Ben. We then entered Westminster Hall, where our tour

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A Level P.E. do Sports Science

The A Level PE students enjoyed a day in the sports science laboratories at the University of Brighton, on Friday 2nd December which are accredited by the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences. After a guided tour of the labs, including the biomechanics lab and environmental chamber, the morning session allowed students from Burgess

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The Clothes Show - Creative Awards

For 27 years The Clothes Show has been an exciting and popular event held at the NEC Birmingham. Next year the event moves to Liverpool in July. In the past, Burgess Hill Girls have visited the extravaganza travelling by coach early on the Saturday morning. The main Fashion Show in the vast Fashion Theatre being

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English Speaking Union

Burgess Hill Girls’ ESU (English Speaking Union) team, Tatra B and Phoebe K, who successfully opposed the motion ‘This House Would lower the voting age to 16’. They now progress to the regional finals.

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Zoe shines at Open Mic Event

Zoe W who recently joined Burgess Hill Girls from Chailey as a Music Scholar entered the national Open Mic UK Competition and came 5th out of 23 performers in the  South East Area Finals held in Southampton which serves as the semi-final of the national Open Mic UK Competition held in Birmingham. Sadly she didn’t

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Public Speaking Success - Rotary Youth Speaks

Congratulations to all the participants in the first round of the Rotary Youth Speaks Competition held at Burgess Hill Girls on Wednesday 9th November. In the Senior competition, Eleanor R won Best Speaker, Florence M Best Chair and Mia A, a Year 10, competing for the first time at Senior Level, Best Vote of Thanks.

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AMAZING OPPORTUNITY FOR STUDENTS CONSIDERING A CAREER IN MEDICINE, SOCIAL CARE, SCIENCE OR LAW.

This is a wonderful opportunity for those considering a career in medicine, social care, science or law. There are two spaces available for the McWhirter Conference in Cambridge in March 2017, any Lower Sixth students interest in attending are invited to write a letter addressed to Mrs Bell. In this letter, they should explain what

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