All expeditions are run dependent upon availability of safety staff, participants successful completion of compulsory training and attendance at DofE meetings.
We do try to meet participants' demands to choose their teams; however, dependent upon numbers on expeditions, it may be necessary to combine or split groups to ensure enough places for all DofE Participants.
Dates for 2018-2019 Academic Year
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New IV Year Information 2018-19
Although we cover all aspects of Personal, social, health and economic education we continue to refer to this as PSHE.
(First Years have a timetabled PSHE lesson with their group tutor once per fortnight and additional time is available during group periods on a Wednesday morning.There is also a PSHE day, where topics that require specialist knowledge are covered. The PSHE curriculum is designed to complement the Extended Studies and Junior Science programmes.
In the Lower School (Second and Third Years) the PSHE programme is designed to complement the issues and topics covered by the academic subjects studied by all students. PSHE sessions are delivered by tutors during group period on a Wednesday and each year group has a PSHE day, where specialist areas are covered. There are also year group talks on bullying and then sex and relationships for the Second and Third Years respectively.
Departure - Sunday 29 July
15.45 Meet at Hill Lane gate
We expect to have time to eat in the airport before the flight so pupils may wish to bring money for this. There will be meals on the flight to Bogota.