18th June 2018

Summer Chamber Concert showcases DAOS talent!

Our Summer Chamber Concert on Wednesday 20th June was a stunning evening of musical performances, showcasing the talents of individual pupils, duos, quartets and small ensembles.

The programme was full of musical contrast, challenge and variety, with Haydn, Beethoven and Smetana rubbing shoulders with Barry Manilow, Wes Montgomery and Bob Marley.

There were some breathtaking performances from soloists Dea Peshkepija (voice), Alaina Nwosa (voice), Alex Morgan (accordion), Zoe Antoniou (piano), Jade Brooks (piano) and Hannah Andrusier (voice). The ensembles who performed also played impressively, demonstrating a fantastic level of musicianship.

A huge well done to all pupils who were involved in such a wonderful evening of music, and to all the ensemble directors whose dedication and commitment was so evident – Mr Niesyto, Mr Widden, Mr Kelly, Ms Dodds, Mr Crossley and Mr Bean. Thanks also go to Ms Gill for her accompanying during the evening, and to Mr Grimstead, Ms Jenkins and Ms Meik for all their help in supporting and organising the concert.

OSA Summer Festival – Saturday 7th July 2018!

Message from The Owen’s School Association (OSA):

‘The OSA Summer Festival will be held on Saturday 7th July from 3-7pm and will involve an afternoon of live music, food stalls, Slushies, Pimms tent and fun activities for all!

The OSA is working tirelessly to try and raise much needed funds which will go towards the new build. We would be very grateful if you could please assist us.

So how can you help, there are a number of ways:-

Estate Agents Boards
We earn revenue for every board put up by local Estate Agents so please email chair@theosa.org.uk if you are happy to have a board at your home.

Food Stalls
If you are willing to run a food stall, we are looking for a range of different foods, please email chair@theosa.org.uk and let us know what you are offering.

Other Stalls
If you run a business or know of anyone who may wish to have a stall, again please email chair@theosa.org.uk and we will send out a booking form. The cost of stalls is £20

Musicians and Dancers
If you or your children would like to take part in the music festival again please email chair@theosa.org.uk and let us know the name of the individual or group and the style of music/dance.

Tombola/Silent Auction
Please donate bottles, prizes and sweets (no chocolate please). These can be left at the school reception for the Fete Committee.

Lastly anyone who is able to volunteer some time before, during or after the event please email chair@theosa.org.uk.

We hope that you will come along and support the Summer Festival, we look forward to hearing from you and to seeing you on 7th July.’

Invitation to our Summer Production!

You are warmly invited to our summer production of ‘Floreat Featherstones!’ featuring students from Years 7 – 9. The performances will take place on Wednesday 11th, Friday 13th and Saturday 14th July at 7.30pm in the Main Hall.

Please see Events for booking details!