Education

Winton Students Debate at Rotary Youth Speaks Competition

Three students from Winton Community Academy entered the 2017 Rotary Youth Speaks Competition. Our debate team, Roman Pitman, Luis Wyatt, Tom Yates, Year 10 students supported by Miss Evans, English teacher. Thousands of youngsters...

Harrow Way Students Encouraged to Consider STEM Careers

‘Make it Happen,’ the 2015 theme for International Women’s Day couldn’t have been more appropriate to inspire Harrow Way Community School’s Year 9 Triple Science female students to consider a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering...

Harrow Way Art students Draw Inspiration from Chalk Hill Blue Butterflies

Harrow Way Year 8 Art students enjoyed a trip to the Chalk Hill Blue restaurant, not for a slap up dinner, but to view the artefacts and artwork on display for their ‘Art Shop’...

South Wiltshire UTC students train with Royal Marine Commandos

Students from the South Wiltshire University Technical College (UTC) had the opportunity to train recently with some members of one of the elite amphibious forces in the world. Royal Marine Commandos from the Royal...

Andover School Children Get More Active

Schoolchildren from one of Andover’s primary schools swapped the classroom for a day of fun and team building aimed at getting young people more active. Youngsters from Vigo Junior School spent the time at...

Winton Move and Raise a Stone

This week all of our Year 7 students enjoyed a unique day at our local English Heritage Site. Students visited Stonehenge and were given a unique insight into this ancient world With the guidance of colleagues...

Hanging Bra-skets Busting to Support Breast Cancer Care at Peter Symonds

For the second consecutive year, Peter Symonds College are supporting Breast Cancer Care with some attention grabbing hanging baskets with a difference. Led by Psychology Teacher Chrissie Rycroft, a team of staff and students have...

Local Students Learn How Engineering Saves Lives

Students from the South Wiltshire UTC learnt first- hand recently how engineering can help improve people’s lives. The College invited in 21 year old Spencer Watts who uses a custom made motocross bike after...

Region’s Largest College Climbing Wall Now Open to the Public

Sparsholt College will be opening its professional standard climbing wall to the public every Tuesday evening from 3 November 2015. The new climbing wall is 8.4 metres high, spanning 20 metres, has 18...

Harrow Way Announce Student Leadership Team

In preparation for the year ahead Harrow Way Community School have announced their 2016/2017 Student Leadership Team. Following a rigorous application process, Head Boy, Head Girl, and their deputies have been named as Matthew...