Smallpiece Trust "Momentum" courses for IGCSE and A-level students (Added 12th November 2019)
Suitable for years 10,11 and lower sixth, the courses linked below are worth considering for anyone interested in Physics. There is one course for year 10 girls in particular who may be considering Physics and/or engineering as future study options at A-level or beyond.
Transit of Mercury 11/11/19
Many of the school's students were able to safely observe the rare celestial event of a transit of the planet Mercury across the face of the Sun on Monday. Several members of the school Astronomy Society also brought in their own instruments to take advantage of the opportunity, including Adam Brodzki who took some excellent photos of the event.
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