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Royal Windsor Horse Show

It was with a great sense of excitement, and some trepidation, that the Great Marlow Show Jumping Team of Millie Simons, Hannah Brown, Mollie Coker -Harris and Lottie Hughes set off to represent the school at the NSEA show jumping competition at Royal Windsor Horse Show on 16th May 2015. Royal Windsor, justifiably, has the reputation for being the most prestigious...

Great House Bake-Off

The air has been filled with the smell of some truly wonderful ingredients in the past couple of weeks at GMS, as the beginning of the summer term brought the return of the Great Marlow School Bake-off – a House competition which proved highly popular and successful the last time it ran here. The first round of the competition saw our budding bakers battle it...

Year 9 Visit Bucks New Un...

On Wednesday, 13th May, GMS were given the opportunity to take 17 of our Year 9 Pupil Premium students to Bucks New University, in High Wycombe. The day was part of a Passport Programme designed specifically to: encourage pupils to start thinking about their own interests and how these might relate to university as an option in the future; explore the qualities...

Silver at National School...

Celebration erupted at the finish post as the GMS Year 10 girls took Silver at National Schools Regatta. The J15G Coxed Four: Amy Pyle, Laura Cook, Pippa Young, Rachel Pearce, with cox Georgina Agar were hopeful that they could do well; this year they have won a number of regattas and heads. The final was a three way tussle between GMS, Headington School, and...

Geography Stars Fundraisi...

The Geography Stars Extra Curricular Group heard about the Year 9 fundraising initiative, to pay for the education for a child in Tanzania, and decided they wanted to help out. So, from Monday 18th to Thursday 21st May, pupils and staff can become involved in a number of activities all designed to promote the charity: purchase raffle tickets: the prize is a...

History Made: GMS Pupil B...

The star of the Buckinghamshire Ladies County Championship show was Thalia Kirby a Year 9 GMS pupil, who at the age of 14 has made the record books by being the youngest person to ever win the championship. Thalia fought off incredible competition from more seasoned players through the match play stages. In round one, she successfully beat a 7 handicapper. In the...

Touch Rugby Tournament

The Year 7 and 8 Touch Rugby Team came third in a challenging tournament at the High Wycombe Rugby Club, and qualified for the school games to be held in Stoke Mandeville on 10th July. Four other schools took part, which created many tired players by the time all the games had finished. Rachel ‘safe hands’ Burlison never dropped the ball and made many...

Year 8 Cake Sale

In the article promoting the cake sale for Rett’s syndrome, the phrase “In our own small way, GMS can support Rett UK” was  used. This, perhaps, was an understatement because GMS pupils and staff have raised an astonishing £478.16. A huge thank you goes to: all those who baked the cakes, all those who gave up their time to sell them and...

Gold and Silver in Ball C...

On Sunday the GMSBC Year 8s went to Dorney Lake to compete in the Ball Cup. This is the South of England Junior Championships. For the rowers in Year 8, this was a really successful outing despite being only their second regatta. The Boys Year 8 Quad, namely Toby Holden, Robert Petrea, Toby Lassen, Thomas Rhodes and cox Flo Braybrooke, won the Gold medal. The Girls...

50 Rowers: One Stretch of...

On Saturday 9th May 50 rowers took to the water at Bedford. GMS performed in the first race of the day at 08:15 and in the last race  at 19:40. Between those times the school’s boat teams won 21 races in total and made it through to 5 finals. GMS bumped into local rivals Sir William Borlase on two occasions, in the early rounds, and in both instances emerged...
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