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Jumping to equestrian success

The past few months have been nothing but success after success for the Burgess Hill Girls Equestrian team. Below you’ll find a summary of achievements since the start of term. NSEA AT FELBRIDGE SHOWGROUND SATURDAY 25TH SEPTEMBER 2021 Class 1 – 70cm: Kirstin, Year 9, went clear in a fast time to come in very

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Girls hit high note after scoring part in latest Glyndebourne Youth Opera

Two of our Burgess Hill Girls’ have hit a high note in their singing careers already after scoring a part in the latest Glyndebourne Youth Opera.    Sophia, Year 10 and Daisy, Year 7 will appear on the famous stage in February to take part in Pay The Piper, a new opera written by Glyndebourne

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Women's Open Debate Competition

Saturday 18th September was a day of firsts for Burgess Hill Girls debating teams: our first British Parliamentary (BP) format debate and our first online competition.

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BookSmart 6 with Sally Green

As Summer turns to Autumn it is a great time to get back into reading. In episode 6 of BookSmart we have some new book recommendations for you and an interview with author Sally Green.

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Excellent GCSEs and more!

As pupils at Burgess Hill Girls receive their GCSE grades today, Head Liz Laybourn is keen to set their academic achievements in the wider context of their personal progress.

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July and August Book of the Month

We are now well into our summer holidays and we thought we’d give you a bumper edition of Book of the Month. Here are our recommendations for the months of July and August. Don’t forget there is something for everyone so be sure to give one a try! Nappy the Pirate Baby – By Alan

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Founders' Day 2021

An in-person Founders’ Day brought the long awaited and missed opportunity to come together again as a school community, socially distanced (of course) but a far cry from covidien video calls. After taking our seats in the fabric-draped marquee, the service began. We stood for the arrival of our Chair of Governors, Head and guest

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BookSmart - Interview with Holly Bourne

Just in time for the summer holidays, it’s BookSmart Episode 5 with an exclusive interview with Holly Bourne.

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Teachers Complete Olympic Challenge

55 teachers and staff at Burgess Hill Girls have joined forces to run, walk, cycle, swim, and row the equivalent distance from Burgess Hill, England to Tokyo, Japan, 9,609 kilometres.

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Summer Reading Suggestions for Year 6 to Year 7

The transition for children moving from Prep to Senior School can sometimes be a traumatic one. As many studies have found, reading is a great way for young people to relax and get out of their own headspace. With that in mind, Ms Akehurst our Learning Resource Centre Manager, has put together some wonderful reads

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