Design and Technology pupils go wild for bug houses

27th Mar 2023
Senior School

Our First Form students have been busy designing and creating a range of bug houses during their afternoon DT activity this term. Shortly after our return from Easter you will see various bug houses purposefully positioned around the community, within the village, on the School site, and across the road, within the grounds of Sutton Valence Primary School.

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CCF honour guard

27th Mar 2023
Senior School

The CCF stood to attention for an honour guard welcoming Commander Barker RN, as part of the biennial inspection. The final parade also followed, with more details on this, and the departure of the much admired Major Prem, in the next edition.

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Professor Murray Biggs flies the flag for Yale University

27th Mar 2023
Senior School

We welcomed Professor Murray Biggs, of Yale University, to the English department on Tuesday afternoon to give a talk on revenge in Renaissance drama to pupils studying English Literature A Level. He gave a fascinating overview of the role of revenge and the core ingredients of revenge drama of the period, and then linked them to the three texts that the pupils are studying across the two year groups.

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Passing on the baton

27th Mar 2023
Senior School

The annual end of term baton race proved to be a frantic race to the finishing line once again, with most members of the student body (and even some staff members!) taking a turn at running a leg of the relay.

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Headmaster’s Headlines – 24.03.23

27th Mar 2023
Senior School

We have reached the end of the Lent Term after 10 busy and fulfilling weeks. My goodness we have managed to fit a lot in! I trust you have enjoyed reading about all of the super things that have gone on in the Newsletters and on our social media channels. (@SVS_news and @SVS_Headmaster)

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1st XI National Plate Quarter Final

22nd Mar 2023
Senior School

Last Thursday, we faced Tonbridge in the quarter finals, after losing to them 4-1 the week before the boys wanted to settle the score. We started very fast and were able to win a short corner early in the game, and after a miss placed drag out, the ball fell to me at the top of the D and I was able to flick the ball into the corner to open the scoring.

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U15 Girls Netball success

20th Mar 2023
Senior School

Congratulations to our U15 Girls’ Netball team who won the King’s Rochester Netball Tournament this week.

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Exam time art attack

20th Mar 2023
Senior School

Fifth Form GCSE Art students are currently working on their exam project. The OCR exam board have released a broad range of themes for students to choose from, being Isolation, Surface and Texture, The News, Journey or Agriculture.

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