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Tree Planting Ceremony

The Head Girl for this academic year, Vicky H planted a tree in the school grounds as part of a traditional farewell on Friday 19th May 2017.  The Head Girls’ tree planting ceremony at Burgess Hill Girls is in its thirty fifth year and the grounds benefit from a beautiful collection of trees of varying

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Higher Education Evening

On Tuesday 9th May, 2017 we hosted a Higher Education evening where we were delighted to welcome back four former pupils to share their experiences since leaving Burgess Hill Girls: Issra Wiheba, who currently attends King’s College London, spoke about the differences between A level studies and reading towards a degree. Her lively and encouraging

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Psychology Conference

The 17 Psychology Sixth Form students were in for a treat when they attended a Psychology Conference at The Emmanuel Centre in London at the end of the Spring Term.  They were delighted to hear a range of eminent speakers including Professor Richard Wiseman who gave a hugely entertaining talk about ‘the luck factor’ based

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Royal Society of Chemistry’s Chemistry Olympiad

Congratulations to Upper Sixth students, Alice B and Emma C who have been successful in the first round of the prestigious 2017 Royal Society of Chemistry’s Chemistry Olympiad.  Alice has received a Silver and Emma C has received a Bronze certificate.  

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More running success

Congratulations once again to Alice B and Hannah W for another running success. On Sunday 19th March at Hampton Court Palace, they completed their first half marathon with excellent times.  Will they sign up for a marathon next?  

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South Down East Pony Club

On Saturday 11th March, Alice R, Upper Sixth, represented South Down East Pony Club at a Dengie dressage area final at Merrist Wood in Surrey. She rode 2 lovely tests on Henry and was placed 4th in the Novice class.  Well done Alice.  

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NSEA Inter School Dressage Competition

On Sunday 5th March, Katie F, Eleanor R & Alice R from Burgess Hill Girls Sixth Form represented the school at an NSEA inter schools dressage competition at Oldencraig in Surrey. Despite appalling weather and recent sporting injuries of two of the girls, & Katie’s horse, the 3 girls rode lovely dressage tests. The team

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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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