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27th May 2021

End of Half Term Newsletter Now Available! 

Thanks to our 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 a restful half term!

26th May 2021

Congratulations!

Here at Dame Alice Owen’s, we are extremely proud of Anahitha Vijay in Year 13 who won the CyberCenturion National Finals with her team. Anahitha was awarded an all-expenses paid trip to the USA with ‘Northrop Grumman’, an aerospace company, to visit the Pentagon and the NASA space research facility.

Monday 22nd March 2021

CONGRATULATIONS to:

– Josh Gearing (percussion) in Y11 who has been invited to join the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain for their Spring and Summer courses.

– Isaac Scheer (trombone) for reaching the finals of the Royal College of Music Junior Department soloist competition.

– Gabriella Bavetta in Y12 for winning 1ST PRIZE in …

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Monday 25 January 2021

School is open for keyworker and vulnerable students

School is open for keyworker and vulnerable students who have already notified us of their need to attend. Students are reminded to attend school in footwear which is suitable for the snowy and icy conditions, they must keep to the gritted/cleared paths and take extra care indoors …

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27th November 2020

The Sunday Times Southeast State Secondary School of the Decade

We are honoured to announce that Dame Alice Owen’s School has been named The Sunday Times Southeast State Secondary School of the Decade by Parent Power, The Sunday Times Schools Guide, published in The Sunday Times and online this Sunday, November 29.

We were delighted …

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23rd October 2020

End of Half Term Newsletter Now Available!

Thanks to our 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 a restful half term!

 

16th October 2020

Dr Alan Davison

 

Last Thursday, 8th October 2020, the entire Owen’s community was shocked and saddened to receive news of Dr Alan Davison’s sudden passing.

Headteacher at Dame Alice Owen’s from 2005 to 2016, Alan was an ever present character who ran the school in his own unique style.

He was …

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15th October 2020

Powerful poetry for uncertain times The Poetry Society announces the winners of The Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award Entries soar for the 2020 competition

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The Poetry Society has announced today the top 15 winners and 85 commended poets of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2020 at …

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20th August 2020

Congratulations to our GCSE students…

As widely reported, students have been awarded whichever grade was the higher of the centre assessed grade or that which was calculated by the exam boards.

Looking holistically at the GCSE results, they are excellent:

32% of all examinations were graded 9 25%  of all examinations were graded 8 75% …

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13th August 2020

Congratulations to our A-Level students…

Our congratulations go to everyone who has received A level results today. Whilst waiting for results is always an anxious time, this year has been even more difficult and we are thinking of those who are still waiting for their GCSE grades too. The mixed emotions our students (and their …

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