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Springboard Brighton Achievements

On Sunday 17th March, Lucy Leete (Year 11 student) competed in the Springboard Brighton and Hove performing arts festival. Some competitors were phenomenally talented musicians and some were junior royal academy students. The standard by far exceeded that of previous years. Lucy played beautifully and received very impressive comments from the adjudicator Christine Hanks. Lucy

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Defending our Karate success

On Sunday 17th March Burgess Hill Girls came 3rd in the Inter Dojo competition hosted at The Triangle leisure centre in Burgess Hill. Vanshika Koomar was brilliant, and is now Pee Wee (5-7 yr age group) Kata Champion 2019. Mirabelle Hogan was beaten by Vanshika in the semi-finals, but achieved a bronze medal. Sophie Brignall

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Burgess Hill Girls Win Prizes in Craftsman Competition

Allegra C the name to look out for in future fashion world! Congratulations to Lower Sixth student, Allegra C, who was very excited to be awarded prizes in the highly prestigious Young Craftsman of the Year Competition held at the South of England Show in Ardingly at the start of June 2017.  She won the

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National Short Story Week

Alice G and Emma C in Year 7 entered the National Short Story Competition 2017 recently.  This competition is run by the ‘National Short Story Week’ whose main aim is to focus public awareness on the merits of the short story and short story writers. This year’s brief was to write a 900 word story

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Musical Opportunity to help raise Awareness

Congratulations to Zoe W, Lower Sixth who has just been involved in singing on the track of a song called ‘Sometimes’ which was written by a well-known, successful Brighton based band called City of Ashes. The song focuses on that it is ok to feel down ‘sometimes’ and it all came about during Mental Health

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National Short Story Week

Alice G and Emma C in Year 7 entered the National Short Story Competition 2017 recently.  This competition is run by the ‘National Short Story Week’ whose main aim is to focus public awareness on the merits of the short story and short story writers. This year’s brief was to write a 900 word story

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Work Experience for our Sixth Formers

It has been great to hear of the various work experience placements that our Sixth Form have been fortunate to be involved in recently.  Elizabeth G in the Lower Sixth recently took park in her ‘Toshiba Medical Systems UK’ Work Experience. “Instead of spending my half term relaxing and reflecting on the busy term so

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Catching up with ‘Old Girl’ Suzy Clapp

Suzy Clapp left in 1992. “Since leaving Burgess Hill Girls life has been pretty busy! From a very early age I always knew I wanted to be a PE teacher. Sport played a big role in my life at school and I loved being part of a team, building new friendships and enjoyed the competitive

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Work Experience

It has been great to hear of the various work experience placements that our Sixth Form have been fortunate to be involved in recently.  Fiona G in the Lower Sixth recently took park in her ‘Army Work Experience’. ‘The van roars into life and judders over the stones, by now my Mum is long gone

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Taking on a Personal Challenge for Lent

Congratulations to Rosie B, Year 8, who made the decision to do something different at Lent this year.  She decided to do something positive rather than the traditional “giving up” something. Inspired by her love of running Rosie decided to run a mile a day for the 46 days of Lent, and succeeded in raising

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