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  • Stephen Perse Sixth Form announces new campus location in historic buildings

    Published 27/08/20

    Commencing from the start of the new academic year, the Stephen Perse Sixth Form will be located on Bateman Street in well-appointed and historic buildings that exemplify the best of this dynamic and inventive city, combining legacy and facilities to support student development.

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  • Stephen Perse Foundation announces outstanding A level results; once again amongst the best in the UK

    Published 13/08/20

    Students in the Sixth Form at the Stephen Perse Foundation have achieved outstanding
    results in this year’s A levels with 61% of grades awarded at A*-A. This compares particularly favourably with the national average of 27.9% achieving an A grade or higher.
    These results continue a trend of excellence in the Sixth Form despite the extraordinary circumstances in a year without any formal examinations, instead replaced by a centre assessment grade for each subject, which has been through a process of moderation before being finalised and issued by the awarding bodies.

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  • Triumph at the TeenTech Awards 2020

    Published 30/06/20

    Jakub K in year 13 was recently announced as a finalist in the Best Research category of the TeenTech Awards 2020. We are pleased to announce that on 29 June at the virtual finals, Jakub was announced as the winner of his category for his project 'Diluted white paint and its effect on the temperature under tiles'.

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  • Pupils create innovative ideas for the 2020 TeenTech Awards

    Published 19/06/20

    Two groups of Stephen Perse pupils entered their sustainability focused ideas into the 2020 TeenTech Awards.

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  • ​​​​​​​Year 13 student shortlisted in University of Oxford’s competition

    Published 02/06/20

    Well done to Year 13 student Almudena who has been shortlisted for the ‘Unsung Heroes of Science’ video competition held by Hertford College at the University of Oxford.

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  • What Sixth form Spanish classes have been learning during lockdown

    Published 14/05/20

    Spanish teacher Ms Riquel has shared what her sixth form IB classes have been learning remotely recently.

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  • Year 12 visit the Tate Modern and Whitechapel Gallery exhibition

    Published 17/02/20

    On 13 February the Visual Arts department took Sixth form students on an A-level and IB Visual Arts research trip to London Galleries.

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  • Year 12 Drama students take a trip to Trafalgar Studios to see A Taste of Honey

    Published 17/02/20

    A group of Year 12 Drama scholars and students went to see Shelagh Delaney’s seminal taboo-breaking play A Taste of Honey, a co-production between The National Theatre and Trafalgar Theatre productions.

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  • The latest Sixth Form Production- A double bill of DNA, by Dennis Kelly, and Blackout, by Davey Anderson

    Published 12/02/20

    Ten students performed two very different plays for this year’s sixth form enrichment production.

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  • Year 12 learn about road safety in workshop by Cambridgeshire Police

    Published 07/02/20

    This week our Year 12s had a visit from Cambridgeshire Police who came in to hold a workshop on road safety. 

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  • Years 12 and 13 Classicists attend lectures on the World of the Hero in Homer and Virgil

    Published 06/02/20

    Recently our Years 12 and 13 Classicists attended a series of lectures in Bloomsbury Baptist Church, London delivered by world-class experts on the World of the Hero in Homer and Virgil.

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  • MFL Eastern Region Debating Competition

    Published 06/02/20

    We are extremely proud of our French and Spanish Sixth Form students' performance on  4 February at The Perse Upper School's Eastern Region Debating Competition.

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  • Stephen Perse Foundation celebrates reaching National Schools Netball Finals

    Published 31/01/20

    The Stephen Perse Foundation (SPF) have gained success with their Under 16 Girls Netball
    team who have, for the first time in the school’s history, qualified for England Schools
    National Finals.

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  • Year 12 A level Drama and Theatre Frantic Assembly workshop

    Published 20/01/20

    Our Year 12 A level Drama students have just begun the exciting, and somewhat challenging process of creating an original piece of devised theatre as part of their course.

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  • Year 13 secures two personal bests in the Open Dutch Nationals

    Published 09/01/20

    Almudena from Year 13 took part in the Open Dutch Nationals in December, obtaining two personal bests. She competed in finals against Olympians such as  Ranomi Kromowidjodjo and Femke Heemskerk.

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  • Fifth place at Senior Team Maths Challenge Regional Final

    Published 11/12/19

    On Tuesday 3 December sixth form students Sunny, Norrie, Charlotte H and Charlotte L competed in the regional final of the Senior Team Maths Challenge (STMC). The STMC tests mathematical, communication and teamwork skills and students compete against teams from other schools and colleges from their region. 

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  • Antigone at the Corpus Playroom

    Published 10/12/19

    On 6 December we went to see the play Antigone by the French writer Jean Anouilh (1944), at the Corpus Playroom, which is a reimagined version of the original Sophocles' ancient tragedy.

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  • Impressive results at the Senior Maths Challenge!

    Published 10/12/19

    Recently, Sixth Form had 23 students take part in the Senior Maths Challenge and the impressive results could not go unmentioned!

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