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  • 16th October 2017 - End of Half Term Newsletter Now Available! Thanks to our new Parent Volunteer Newsletter Editor, Lynn Bath, for pulling together all the articles which reflect another amazing half term at Owen’s!  Please see our School Newsletters page! Wishing you all an enjoyable half term break! Hertfordshire’s No. 1 Performing School at GCSE! This week, The …
  • 9th October 2017 - Chinese Delegation visit DAOS! Last week, we were delighted to welcome a delegation of 25 Chinese teachers and dignitaries from Hubei Province in Central China along with University of Hertfordshire representatives and interpreter Mr William Wang to DAOS. The delegation visited the School to look at the curriculum and the use of technology in the …
  • 2nd October 2017 - Michaelmas Day remembered! Many thanks to Old Owenians, Valarie Cross (nee Stubbs) and Pamela Mansi (nee Stubbs), two of the four sisters who attended Owen’s from 1943-55, who once again sent us these beautiful flowers along with this note in honour of the old Owen’s Girls’ School’s birthday on 29th September: ‘Michaelmas Day was always …
  • 25th September 2017 - Year 7s ‘go wild’ at Bushcraft! Many thanks to Ms McClean for this report: ‘On Monday and Tuesday of this week, Year 7 donned their walking boots and walked into the wilds of Hatfield Woods for two fun packed days at Bushcraft. They spent time with their new form groups and form tutors, getting to …
  • 18th September 2017 - A Level Geographers travel to Snowdonia! This week 16 of our A level geographers have travelled to North Wales to complete scientific investigations into a geographic topic of their choice. The weather has been mixed with a clear variation between mountainous and coastal areas. Many thanks to Mr Titley and Mr Payne for organising this trip! …
  • 11th September 2017 - South America Sports Tour 2017! During the Summer holidays students from the current year 11 and 12 went on a sports tour to South America. There were 53 pupils in total who took part in hockey, football and rugby fixtures against some of the top independent schools in Chile and Argentina. The standard of the …