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17 December 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 holiday!


6th December 2021

Dame Alice Owen’s nominated  top non fully selective state school in the country by The Sunday Times

We were very proud to be ranked as the 29th best state school in the country, by The Sunday Times, this weekend.  With 28 selective school above us, we are the top ranking non fully selective state school …

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19th November 2021

Live Audiences Return to Owen’s Music Performances Chamber Concert no. 1. Thursday 21st October

On Thursday 21st October we excitedly welcomed our first live audience back into the Edward Guinness Hall since March 2020 to enjoy an evening of chamber music and solos.

Congratulations to members of the DAOS Chamber Music …

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5th October 2021

Michaelmas Daises

Every year, a dear pair of Old Owenians (The Stubbs Sisters) sends us a bright bouquet of flowers, always  inclusive of daisies, to mark the anniversary of Dame Alice Owen’s Girls’ School opening in Islington.

This day is known as Michaelmas Day and pictured here are this year’s blooms.

Another alumna, Marian Beaver …

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4th October 2021

DAOS Golf Team

The DAOS Golf Team successfully defended the Morkill Cup v Aldenham School last week. The event took place at Old Fold Manor Golf Club and was won by a team comprising:

Brendan Brunton (Capt) Alfie Reynolds Maisie O’Shea Tom Ranger Alfie Meekin Fred Taylor Josh Williams Jonathan Boscott

It was a brilliant performance …

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12th August 2021

GCSE Results 2021

It is, once again, with great pride that I can share the GCSE grades that our students have achieved this year:

35% of all GCSEs were graded 9 24% of all GCSEs were graded 8 74% of all GCSEs were graded 9- 7 95% of all GCSEs were graded 9- 5 98% …

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10th August 2021

A-Level Results 2021

Our congratulations go to everyone who has received A level grades today.

It has, once again, been a difficult year.  Our students are to be commended for the magnificent way in which they dealt with a great deal of change and disruption.  They showed resilience and great motivation and their hard work …

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July 2021

Intermediate and Junior Maths Challenges

Congratulations to all those students who achieved so highly in the Intermediate and Junior Maths Challenges including all of those who then went on to win certificates in the Kangaroo and Olympiads! There were 59 Bronze and 69 Silver Junior Maths Challenge awards with 39 Juniors sitting the Kangaroo. IN …

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9th – 11th July 2021

National English Schools Athletics Championships

Congratulations to five Owen’s students who competed at the National English Schools Athletics Championships on the 9th-11th July in Manchester where we competed in Javelin, 1500m, Triple Jump, 3000m and High Jump.

Evelyne was in a tough Senior Girls High Jump competition finishing in the top 12 in the UK. …

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July 2021

News from  the PE department:

A massive congratulations to Year 10 GCSE PE student Alfie Reynolds who represented Middlesex U18 at the South East regional Golf tournament this term. The tournament took place over two days at Kings Hill golf course in Kent and consisted of two rounds using the medal scoring system. Alfie did …

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