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West End Comes To West Sussex

  From Monday 12th to 16th August an elite group of West End actors and directors ran workshops for local children at Burgess Hill Girls. The summer camp was organised by Katie Knight-Adams, who has played leading roles in West End shows such as Phantom of The Opera, West Side Story and My Fair Lady.

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Starting Big School? Expert Tips

Are you starting to get a bit nervous before your little one starts big school in September? Don’t worry! Grab a cup of tea and read these ten quick tips from our Burgess Hill Girls experts: Nursery Manager, Suzanne Roberts, Head of Junior School, Heather Cavanagh and Reception class teacher, Ros Clayson.

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Ten Girls At National Athletics Finals

Bronwen After competing in the Sussex qualifiers in June, ten athletes from Burgess Hill Girls were selected to represent Sussex in the National Prep Schools’ Athletic Meeting at the Alexander International Athletics Stadium in Birmingham on the 2nd July. Three of the girls competed in throwing events, Tiajoy in the Javelin,

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Ruby Makes National Show Jumping Champs

11 year old Ruby has taken first place at the National Schools Equestrian Association Southern Regional Qualifier, competing against 60 other riders of ages up to sixteen. Ruby will now represent Burgess Hill Girls at the National Championships in October. The National Schools Equestrian Association (NSEA) Southern Regional Qualifier took place at Felbridge Showground. Ruby

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Summer Camp at Burgess Hill Girls

  For the first time, we at Burgess Hill Girls are running our very own Summer Holiday Club. Starting on Monday 22nd July until Friday 16th August 2019 we have a jammed packed schedule to entertain your children. Activities on offer include Multi Activity, Multi Sport, Photography, Dance, Acting, Singing and Netball. Read on for

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Rotary Club Young Musician of the Year

On Wednesday 23rd January, Burgess Hill Girls was represented at the Rotary Club Young Musician of the Year Competition. Daisy Hogan, Lucy Leete, Mia Arditi, Emma Naunton and Amélie Earl-Hulse all took part in this competition alongside other students from Burgess Hill Academy and St Paul’s Catholic College. We are very proud of all the

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Robotic hands are wired for success

Making a moving robotic hand would be a tough challenge for sixth-formers, but at Burgess Hill Girls it is all part of a term’s work for Year 5 girls aged nine and ten. Working in pairs, the girls made hands of card, with straw fingers. Then they did the necessary coding and wired it to

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Anti Bullying Week

Our Junior School pupils showed their support for Anti Bullying Week [12-16 November] by backing Odd Socks Day. It was an opportunity for children to express themselves and celebrate their individuality and what makes us all unique. The Junior School marked every day of Anti Bullying Week, with special assemblies on topics including respect, finding

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More Radio Visit

There were no signs of nerves among budding broadcasters in our Junior School when stars from More Radio paid a visit to find out more about our school and its pupils. Nick Osborne and Izzy Bishop, who host the station’s Breakfast Show, interviewed pupils, played games and answered questions. Much fun was had by all.

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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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