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Factors that affect temperature

Lower Five made the most of the sunshine last Friday to find some of the factors that affect the temperature of an object, which included colour, type of material, angle from the ground and the direction it faces.

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NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SCIENCE

Annual Report

The Ladies’ College has a long tradition, dating from 1872, to provide education to girls. As such, it is one of the oldest girls' schools where the benefits of single sex provision are provided to ensure that the advantages afforded to boys are also afforded to girls. Indeed, there is significant …

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , MELROSE , PRE-PREPARATORY

History 'Bake Off'

As the Upper Five complete their IGCSE History course, they wanted to mark the moment with a feast. So, inspired perhaps by Bake Off, this week the girls have created edible representations of the Berlin Wall. The models, featuring various aspects of the Wall which they'd researched including the …

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , HISTORY

Monachan Memorial Trophy

On Friday 16th March it was the final of our annual Monachan Memorial Trophy for public speaking. All of the Upper Fours have worked exceptionally hard on this unit of work, producing talks of a high quality and covering a diverse range of topics. The finalists were: Aimee Browning, Izzy Davidson,…

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , ENGLISH

Spring Concert

This year’s spring concert was a huge success demonstrating the hard work and abilities of the girls performing music by Bach, Beatles and beyond.
 
Groups performing included junior motet, senior motet, junior choir, junior strings, senior strings, junior wind band, jazz band, q…
NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , MUSIC

Eisteddfod

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , MUSIC

International Women's Day

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Friday 9th March

The Ladies’ College took the theme of International Women’s Day to their lessons on Thursday 8th March in various activities around the College.

Removes have started a new topic in History investigating the position of women in the 17th century.  Legally, …

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , MELROSE , PRE-PREPARATORY

Weather Updates

Dear Parents and Students,

Due to frosty conditions today and likely weather conditions overnight and into tomorrow, The Ladies’ College will be closed on Thursday (1st March).

Colleagues have been asked to prioritise their examination classes in the setting of work. Senior and Sixth Form stu…

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , MELROSE , PRE-PREPARATORY

Art in Schools

The Ladies' College Art Department are absolutely delighted again this term to have the privilege of being a part of the “Art in Schools” project, where rare and valuable original artworks by famous artists are being loaned to local schools to be enjoyed by everyone.

We have the absolute honour t…

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , ART

Promoting Independent Learning

The UIV classes recently gained the opportunity to work with two Guille-Allès librarians last week. These sessions are designed to promote Independent Learning and were managed by the English teaching staff.

Highlighting the wide range of online materials available to pupils and the changing role…

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL

Balanced Forces

Teamwork was at the heart of today's (Tuesday 16th) AS physics experiment, where students had to resolve balanced forces into horizontal and vertical components. Students worked brilliantly together to take some very tricky measurements and they were all still friends at the end of the lesson!

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , SCIENCE

PTA Christmas Fayre

Thank you to everyone for making the PTA / College Christmas Fayre such a success on Thursday. Prizes have been awarded as follows:

Most festive stall 

Most original idea 

Best food stall 

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , MELROSE , PRE-PREPARATORY , PTA

Christmas House Activity

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , MELROSE

Upper Four House Netball

Again the matches were hard fought. Congratulations to all the girls that took part and especially the eventual winners Carey House.

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NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Remove and Lower Four House Netball

Great fun was had by the Removes and Lower 4's House Teams.  They all played well and the results were as follows:

 

Durand Remove Netball Team

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Well-being Evening

On Thursday 23rd November we held our first Well being Evening.  The event gave parents from across the island the opportunity to hear from health professionals about the warning signs of emotional distress in young people.  The presentation focused on distinguishing between normal adolescent behav…

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , PSYCHOLOGY

Battle of Cambrai

This morning everyone in Remove, Lower Four and Upper Four, along with some helpers from the older year groups, marked the 100th anniversary of the RGLI's valiant efforts in the Battle of Cambrai.  Colleagues planned an interdisciplinary programme with activities from Art, English, French, Geograph…

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , MATHS , ART , MODERN FOREIGN LANGUAGES , GEOGRAPHY , INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY , RELIGIOUS STUDIES , HISTORY

Memorial Poppies

The Art and History departments have collaborated to produce Memorial Poppies with Remove, Lower and Upper Four to commemorate the Royal Guernsey Light Infantry's foray into battle in Cambrai in 1917. 

The girls brought in red fabric to personalise their individual poppies, which are going to be …

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , ART , HISTORY

Ribbon of Poppies

'Ribbon of poppies' pledge for WW1 centenary

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM

Arts in School Project

Visitors and all members of The Ladies' College community will notice that a new display is up in the foyer featuring the Victor Hugo pen and ink portrait by local artist OLYMPIA McKEWN.

This has been kindly loaned to us by 'ARTS for GUERNSEY' until Christmas, as part of the "ARTS FOR SCHOOLS PRO…

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , ART