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  • 20th February 2017 - Year 10 student wins Young Chef of the Year Title! Congratulations to Year 10 student, Sophie Lotinga, who wowed judges with her dessert of a white chocolate mint mousse and took the title of Young Chef of the Year 2017! The cookery competition, organised by Oaklands College, involved twenty-six aspiring young chefs from Hertfordshire schools. Students were …
  • 6th February 2017 - End of Half Term Newsletter now available! Wishing everyone a restful half term break – many thanks to our parent volunteer, Ms Sara-Jane Mansfield, for editing our Newsletter. Please see our School Newsletters page! Shakespeare performed at DAOS! Our English Department welcomed The Globe Players to the School last Friday for a performance to all Year 7 students. …
  • 30th January 2017 - Students show their support at the Super 6’s hockey finals! Last weekend 39 students from Years 7-10 travelled to Wembley Arena as England Hockey hosted the Super 6’s National indoor hockey finals! There was a supercharged atmosphere in the arena as the students watched several fast and exhilarating 6-a-side matches before having the opportunity to …
  • 23rd January 2017 - DAOS students take part in Holocaust Memorial Day! DAOS students from Year 10 and 12 were privileged to join with other Hertfordshire schools and members of the public to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day on Tuesday 24th January 2017 at The Henry John Newman Catholic Secondary School, Stevenage. The ceremony contained moving readings and music and …
  • 16th January 2017 - Parental Drug Awareness Workshop! We were very pleased to welcome Vanessa Rogers, a former Hertfordshire County Council Schools Drug Education Consultant, to the School last week. She delivered an excellent drug awareness workshop to a packed audience of parents/carers and staff. She provided practical, up-to-date information and also gave useful tips on how to talk about …
  • 9th January 2017 - Invitation to our Chamber Concerts! You are warmly invited to our Senior and Junior Chamber Concerts which take place on Wednesday 1st February 2017 and Wednesday 8th February 2017 respectively in the Edward Guinness Hall at 7.30pm. Please see Events for further details and booking information! Donate to the OSA when shopping online! A message from the OSA (Owen’s School Association): …