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Parent and pupil newsletter 15 Feb 2019

Handball competition Students in years 7&8 completed their half term PE sessions by taking part in a handball tournament. Students competed in their teams of Cook, Radcliff, Hoy and Redgrave and each team was run by a sixth form team manager. We are particularly grateful to Sak, Yusuf, Diam, and Yahya from the sixth form who played an [...]

2019-02-15T12:51:10+00:00February 15th, 2019|

Parent and pupil newsletter 8 Feb 2019

Homework diary All students in years 7-11 at Bales College have a homework diary. This should be used to help them organise their work for the week and as a means of communication between school and home. Students have written their timetable and their homework timetable in their diary so they know which equipment to bring each day. [...]

2019-02-15T12:24:24+00:00February 8th, 2019|

Parent and pupil newsletter 31 Jan 2019

Holocaust memorial Assembly Sunday 27th January was International Holocaust Remembrance Day where nations across the world remember the terrible events which took place in Nazi Germany during the Second World War. It commemorates the genocide that resulted in the death of an estimated 6 million Jews, 8.7 million Slavs, 1.8 million ethnic Poles, 220,000 Romani people, 250,000 mentally [...]

2019-01-31T14:50:23+00:00January 31st, 2019|

Parent and pupil newsletter 25 Jan 2019

Westminster schools athletics at Moberly Everyone Active On Wednesday 23rd January Bales College took part in the inter-schools indoor athletics completion organised at Moberly Everyone Active Sports Centre. This was the first time we had been part of this event and it was great to see some really strong performance from individual students. This indoor athletics competition allowed [...]

2019-01-25T17:23:03+00:00January 25th, 2019|

An evening of classical music at St John the Evangelist

Classical music evening at St John the Evangelist Church Fr David Ackerman warmly invites you, and staff, parents and pupils of Bales College  to an ANNIVERSARY CONCERT Saturday 26th January 2019 6pm-7pm The Vaska quartet Programme Haydn Hornpipe in D major Handel Arrival of the Queen of Sheba Mozart  Eine Kleine Nacht Musik Chopin Berceuse op 57 Etude in [...]

2019-01-25T15:45:04+00:00January 22nd, 2019|

Parent and pupil newsletter 18 Jan 2019

Spanish trip 29th June to 4th July 2019 Some senior students on Spanish trip 2017 This years Bales College foreign visit will be a return to the beautiful coastline of Spain and the vibrant and safe resort of Tossa de Mar. We will use the same excellent hotel as in previous years and will be planning [...]

2019-01-25T17:23:21+00:00January 18th, 2019|

Parent and pupil newsletter 11 Jan 2019

Christmas celebration Our Christmas celebration on Friday 14th of December was a great success, Students and staff read and sang a series of pieces explaining the meaning of Christmas and the reasons we celebrate in the UK. Its was great to see the skill and enthusiasm on the part of the students, and their performances were very impressive. [...]

2019-01-25T19:55:04+00:00January 11th, 2019|

Parent and pupil newsletter 14 Dec 2018

Junior Christmas mile This was a great event in Queen’s Park on Monday afternoon, runners wore some type of Christmas clothing and everyone ran the race with enthusiasm! The course, round the perimeter of Queen’s Park and was tough in the cold weather. Congratulations to everyone for taking part and especially to Elijah who was first boy and [...]

2019-01-25T17:26:01+00:00December 14th, 2018|

Parent and pupil newsletter 7 Dec 2018

Year 7 badminton tournament Congratulations to the following students who won their courts in inter-house badminton. Elijah and Nathanile- Kiraku and Yanique Salem and Nashmin Aliyana and Chari Lulia and Chayma End of exam week! Exams have been running all week, and students will be pleased that today they came to an end! Results will be provided [...]

2019-01-25T17:26:45+00:00December 7th, 2018|

Parent and pupil newsletter 30 Nov 2018

Sixth form dress code We have decided to change our dress code for sixth formers from 7th January when school returns after our Christmas break. There is strong research evidence to suggest a link between academic progress and dress. Students will be expected to dress in an appropriate way for an independent school. For boys this will mean [...]

2019-01-25T17:27:11+00:00November 30th, 2018|