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On Wednesday 1st February, our A Level Politics students had a guest lecture from BBC’s Amol Rajan. Amol was appointed the BBC’s first Media Editor in 2016. Among his many accolades, he was the youngest Editor of a broadsheet title in the UK (The Independent) and the first from an ethic minority. He will take...
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On Friday 27th January Oliver Dowden MP (Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster) visited the school. Mr. Dowden began his visit with Mrs. Nemko as they sat down to discuss several of the most pressing issues in education right now. Following this, Mr. Dowden kindly agreed to a Q&A session with our A Level Politics...
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Last week, a group of our Year 12 and 13 English A level students had the opportunity to watch a performance of Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire at The Almeida Theatre in Islington. For those who attended, the play is either an exam or coursework text so to see it on stage in our home city...
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This week, Sixth Form Leaders and Social Action Captains are leading celebrations for the Lunar New Year. Students wrote their hopes and wishes for the New Year onto pieces of red ribbon, to bring luck, and tied them to create a wishing tree at the front of the school, by our main entrance.  The Year...
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Thanks to Olena, our Parent volunteer Newsletter Editor, 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 break!
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Hannah Nemko, Headteacher said “We are absolutely delighted to have been named as the top performing comprehensive school in the country and the eighth best performing school in all of Southeast England.  I would like to thank the staff, teaching and support, for their incredible work and their dedication to providing the very best outcomes and opportunities that...
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Following Anti-Bullying Week, please see our fantastic anti-bullying video made by our Anti-Bullying Captains. Following Anti-Bullying Week, please see our fantastic anti-bullying video made by our Anti-Bullying Captains. pic.twitter.com/TVbgekrZHs— Dame Alice Owen’s School (@damealiceowens) November 25, 2022
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This week, Anti-Bullying Captains have been leading form time activities and as a community, students have been making individual pledges to stand united against bullying.
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Mrs Doust, Mrs Lofthouse, Mrs Mukherjee and 60 year 12 and 13 biologists went to London today for the Biology in Action lectures. They’ve heard from a wide range of scientists including Nessa Carey (talking about CRISPR gene editing) and Lewis Dartnell (an astrobiologist!). We were all captivated and astonished by Tim Underwood’s research into...
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Our Anti-Bullying Captains are undertaking their training today ahead of Anti-Bullying week.
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