Category: Sixth Form

The TES Independent School Awards 2019

8th February 2019

The Priory Farm’s work is recognised. The Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane was the venue for the TES Independent School Awards 2019 held on Friday 1st February.  Many independent schools had been shortlisted in various categories and we were delighted that St Augustine’s Priory had been shortlisted for the ‘Whole-school community initiative of the…

A Healthy School

1st February 2019

  Silver Award achievement. Mrs Costello, Form Teacher Prep II and PSHE Lead for Preps and Pre-Preps and Juniors, was the bearer of exciting news last week about our participation in Healthy Schools.  She takes up the story: ‘I am delighted to announce that St Augustine’s Priory has achieved a Healthy Schools London Silver Award….

Chicago!

1st February 2019

    And All That Jazz. It’s nearly time for our St Augustine’s Priory production of ‘Chicago’, being held at The Questors Theatre, Mattock Lane, Ealing on 3rd, 4th and 5th April at 7.30pm.  Booking tickets online is easy, just go to http://www.questors.org.uk/. The production involves senior girls both on stage and backstage and the…

Loving to learn

1st February 2019

Following St Augustine. Our patron saint, St Augustine of Hippo, had this to say about education: ‘Education is the food of youth, the delight of old age, the ornament of prosperity, the refuge and comfort of adversity, and the provocation of grace to the soul.’ St Augustine of Hippo At St Augustine’s Priory we are…

A Life Outside

1st February 2019

Mr Chappory and music. We all know Mr Chappory as our Head of Geography, venturing out in all seasons for field visits to places such as the Olympic Park, Brighton or Aberystwyth.  But you may be interested to know that he is also a talented musician, founder of the band Lost Remnants, who have just…

Priory 6: A glimpse at Chemistry

25th January 2019

  Learning in our laboratories. At St Augustine’s Priory we are privileged to have access to excellent facilities for pursuing science throughout the school. We have four purpose-built laboratories and science is taught right from the Preps where children begin to learn how to understand the world around them.  By the time girls reach the…

Careers Speaker: Daniel Cohen

25th January 2019

A career in Public Relations. On Thursday 25th January Daniel Cohen, a multi-award winning creative strategist, came to talk to Priory 6 and Upper V girls about his career.  Mr Cohen has worked with some of the best people across PR, digital and marketing in a career spanning 25 years with companies such as McDonalds,…

Careers Speakers

18th January 2019

An inspirational programme for the Lent term. There is another exciting programme planned for the Careers Speakers event this term.  Yet again, we have an eminent line-up of leaders in their various fields coming to St Augustine’s Priory to speak to Priory 6 and Upper V about their careers and to share their experiences. The…

Seniors visit Valencia

17th January 2019

A language learning opportunity. From 13th – 16th December 2018 Lower V – Upper VI Spanish students had the wonderful opportunity to hone their Spanish skills at a language school and through staying with host families on a visit to Valencia, on Spain’s southeastern coast. Mr Harnett was one of the teachers accompanying the visit…

Seniors’ Co-curricular Fair

16th January 2019

The opportunity to become involved. Thursday 10th January saw the Seniors gather en masse at the co-curricular fair for the chance to enrol in one of the many co-curricular clubs on offer at St Augustine’s Priory which cater for a wide variety of interests and enthusiasms.  Mr Green reports on the event:    ‘Last week saw…