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Lloyds of London Tour

Last month Sixth Formers Sophie R, Steffi H, Charis R, Emma L and Rebecca L were invited to visit Lloyd’s of London. Sophie and Steffi report back.   “Lloyd’s of London is better known as just Lloyd’s and it is an insurance market located in the City of London. The architecture was striking and took

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Show Jumping into Autumn

It has been a busy time for the Burgess Hill Girls Equestrian teams this month, with three outings to show jumping competitions. The first event was Jumping with Style Arena Eventing, held at Petley Wood, where Leah C and Suzannah C both jumped very well achieving clear rounds, but unfortunately were just outside being placed.

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World's Biggest Coffee Morning

Mention coffee and cake and Burgess Hill Girls is there, especially when it’s for a good cause. So we jumped at the chance to get involved in MacMillan Cancer Support’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning on 29th September.     Years 7 through to Upper Sixth Form contributed by donating their time and effort to create

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The Role of a Sixth Form Tutor

As a Sixth Form tutor the core role is to support students as they strive to become independent adults. Support comes in many forms and is adapted to the individual needs of the particular student. At its basic level, we monitor and address attendance, punctuality and check that they are adhering to the dress code;

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Sister Success

To quote from the popular text: A Game of Thrones “You may be as different as the sun and the moon, but the same blood flows through both your hearts. You need her, as she needs you…”. We are celebrating the success of two remarkable Sixth Formers who also happen to be sisters. Fully embracing

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Making a Spanish Tortilla

Chopping onions was the first challenge of the many to come, and already poor Bobbi was in tears. They needed to be of adequate size; small enough to avoid the risk of overwhelming potency, but sufficiently generous to add the desired onionish flavour. After much anguish, the onion was chopped, and the team moved stoically

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A Level Success for Burgess Hill Girls

Burgess Hill Girls celebrated in style yesterday as another impressive crop of A level results landed. Well over half the girls gained three or more A*-B grades with over half the year group taking at least one STEM subject. An impressive 42% of all grades were A*/A, well above the national figure of 26%. More

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Founders' Day 2017

And so the 2016-2017 year came to a close with an excellent Founders’ Day. We hope you enjoyed it as much as we did. Please read on for a summary of the day and prize-winners. To see all images please visit our Facebook page. Junior School     Head of Junior School, Heather Cavanagh welcomed everyone

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Young Fashion Designer UK

Young Fashion Designer UK (YFD UK) was established in 2010 to recognise young fashion designers. It is an annual national competition where Fashion and Textiles works are judged by industry professionals. The competition is divided into two areas; the South covers schools from Oxford down the south coast; east and west of the country. Students enter their

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Upper Sixth Dress-Up Day

It was absolutely brilliant to see such a range of costumes for the Upper Sixth ‘Dress-Up Day’. As ever, our pupils went to huge efforts, dressing up as someone famous using their own initials for inspiration! The day proved much fun and a fitting end to a wonderful year. We wish our Upper Sixth all

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