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KS3 Reading List

Following the Year 8 parents’ evening, Great Marlow School’s English Department is promoting a list of classic books. The staff have thought carefully about what they think students would enjoy reading. Every book is from the canon of English literature that has been loved and enjoyed over time. The list is extensive, so browse, choose and enjoy...

Carnegie Shadowing Prize ...

  On the afternoon of Friday 17th June a group of Great Marlow students hosted a book themed tea for students from Sir William Borlase’s Grammar School. Students from both schools had read the eight shortlisted books and met weekly at their respective schools to discuss their likes and dislikes. The real Carnegie Prize is announced on Monday 20th June but...

Child Sexual Exploitation...

On 23rd June 2016 from 7pm until -8.30pm there is an event being held to explore the issue of child sexual exploitation. Parents and carers who attend will hear an expert talk knowledgeably about the subject. It is an opportunity to listen, learn, ask questions and find answers to this topic. Importantly, clues will be given about the signs and how to give a...

Year 7, 8 & 9 Progre...

GMS wishes to remind you that Year 7, 8 & 9 progress reports will be available online through SIMS Learning Gateway (SLG) from 21/6/16 onwards. To access the reports, click the ‘Parents/Carers’ menu at the top and select ‘SLG (SIMS Learning Gateway)’ from the drop down menu. Alternatively, you can use the shortcut link on the right hand...

Lesley Swithenbank

It is with great sadness that the death of Lesley Swithenbank was announced by Mrs Wilson today. She was a valued member of the science department for 15 years from September 1997 until August 2012, when she retired. Even after that she returned to help make a difference to students by offering her expertise prior to  examinations. Her dedication to the role of...

Year 8 Hats’ Parade

The Art Department has been working on a fashion hats project with Year 8 this term. Each group has 4-5 team members, who have designed and constructed a hat to fit into one of 6 themes: Under The Sea, Industrial, Potential Of Waste, Dark, Grizzly and Gruesome, Film and Literature, or Around The World. As a celebration of all their hard work and creativity all...

Interact students donate ...

On Wednesday 25th May, students from the Great Marlow School Interact group handed £1000 to the two nominated charities for 2015/16: Rett UK and Build on Books. Interact invited representatives from each of the charities to collect a cheque for £500 and to speak to the assembled guests about the charities they run. Interact is made up of students from Years 12 and...

Year 7 Castle Competition

Year 7 students from all pathways, have recently designed and built castles using household items.   The students worked individually or in pairs to produce some amazing castles; some had explanatory booklets and others pictures to show how hard they worked on their project.  The castles ranged from classic English, Welsh and Scottish castles to Japanese inspired...
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