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Astronomy For All

Our pupils were so fascinated by the school’s Astronomy club that they asked the organiser, Head of Physics Andy Gillaspy, if he could offer Astronomy as a GCSE course. As a passionate Astronomy graduate, he was happy to oblige.

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Lola Raises Over £1,500 For Children in Need

Year 2 Lola’s amazing fund-raising effort all started with a simple question on her walk home from school, “Mummy, what’s Children in Need?”  After Mum Kelly had explained, Lola decided to do something herself to raise money.  But what could she do?

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Best Value For Money In Sussex

With much chatter about the exorbitant fees of private schools how can you guarantee value for money? Using data from the Independent Schools Council, The Telegraph has mapped 2019 GCSE Results against fees for private day and boarding schools across the UK to provide an answer.

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Tia's Cricket Story So Far

Year 9 Tia is celebrating winning ‘Best Batter South East’ at the 2019 Sussex Women’s Cricket Awards. She has also been THE CRICKETER ‘poster girl’ in our 2019 Tomorrow’s Women Ad campaign. In this news we asked her to tell us all about her cricket story so far and her ambitions for the future.

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National Top 100 For GCSE Results

In the Daily Telegraph rankings of independent school 2019 GCSE results, Burgess Hill Girls was ranked as the top school in West Sussex and the top girls’ school across East and West Sussex. In 59th place we are one of only two Sussex schools to make the top 100.

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Malaysia Sports Tour

The term had barely ended when some of our girls jetted off to Malaysia to test their Hockey and Netball skills. From Kuala Lumpar to Singapore, the girls experienced a jam packed 12 days of culture, sunshine and sport. There was of course lots of sightseeing when they were having a break from all that

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Record GCSE Results

Burgess Hill Girls is celebrating an outstanding set of GCSE results with well over half the exams graded 9 and 8 and a record 76% graded 9 to 7­. These results confirm Burgess Hill Girls delivers a consistently excellent performance at GCSE.

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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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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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Visiting Shakespearian Stratford

During the Easter Holidays 42 of our girls travelled back in time to explore Shakespearian Stratford. Georgina (Year 9) shared her version of the trip – can we come next time?!   The Year 9 & 10 trip to Stratford-Upon-Avon was packed full of incredible moments; from standing and watching the world go by at

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