6 Nov 2015


This week's mailing is:

Letter from the Head (PDF)



Lower School Production Rehearsal – Calamities, Saturday 21 November, 1.30-6pm.

Please note that there will be a rehearsal for the Lower School production of Calamities on Saturday 21 November from 1.30pm-6pm. Boys involved in the rugby fixtures in the morning should come to the Amey Theatre after they have had their post-match tea.

The show is fast-approaching, and takes place on Thursday 26 and Friday 27 November at 7pm in the Amey Theatre, lasting about an hour. Tickets for the show are available now free of charge – please contact [email protected] to book.

For Parents and Students in the Fourth, Fifth and  Lower Sixth – Studying in the USA, Thursday 12 November 2015, Amey Theatre 6pm -7pm

A presentation for all those interested in or considering reading for a degree in the United States of America, followed by a Q&A session.

Music – Some reminders about some exciting forthcoming musical events.

Senior Instrumental Competition – Thursday 12 November at 6pm, CMR – Please come and hear our ten top instrumentalists in competition soon after school. This is the inaugural solo prize competition and will be adjudicated by Helena Rakowski, Director of Music at St Helen's School and admission is free of charge.

Music Society Quiz Night and Curry – Friday 20 November at 7pm, Sports Centre Hospitality Suite – This should be a hugely enjoyable evening of conviviality and mind-stretching questions on many genres of music from pop to classical to jazz and curry, all for a subsidised price to cover the cost of the food (£10 adults, £6 concessions). Do join us and our quizmaster, Mr Fletcher-Campbell! Book tickets here.

Joint Choral Society – Rossini's Petite Messe Solennelle – Sunday 29 November at 7pm, Amey Theatre – Do come and hear our joint choral forces with a largely student orchestra and a professional solo vocal quartet in Rossini's late masterpiece, the thoroughly operatic, Petite Messe Solennelle. Tickets can be booked through this link to the JCS Rossini Concert.

Food menu for the coming weekWeek 2