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Chinese New Year in Pre Prep


This week in the Pre-Preparatory Department we have focused on Chinese New Year and the Year of the Rabbit. We have had lots of fun, including having our very own Chinese restaurant where lots of noodles and chopsticks have been eaten and used, we have taken part in Lantern making, and Chinese Fa…

NEWS  PRE-SCHOOL , PRE-PREPARATORY

Holocaust Memorial Day Trust

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , ART , HISTORY

Junior Gymnastics

Huge congratulations to the Melrose girls who took part in the Primary Schools Gymnastics competition on Thursday 19th January. It was an amazing competition to be part of with over 80 girls from across all the Primary schools taking part. Each girl had to perform 2 jumps and 1 tumble routin…
NEWS  MELROSE , JUNIOR SCHOOL , PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Upper 4 House Bake Off!

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The Upper Four House Bake off kicked off Friday with a great deal of enthusiasm. Pupils arrived with additional ingredients and creative ideas to help win the judges taste buds with 12 scones. The additional challenge of presenting a cream tea meant careful whisking of cream and the challeng…

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY

Melrose French

In French this week the girls have been learning about La Galette de Roi (The King’s Cake) that some French families eat to celebrate Epiphany on 6 January. Sadly, we couldn’t eat any as they contain almonds.

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Senior School Drama Production "Taking Centre"

th anniversary of The Ladies’ College and throughout the academic year, the College will be hosting events to mark the occasion, including a this year’s production: ‘Taking Centre’, written and directed by Head of Drama, Maggie King.   The production will take place at the …

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , DRAMA

Collas Crill MOOT 2022

The concept of the Collas Crill MOOT is one that has become incredibly familiar for The Ladies’ College Sixth Form. Every year, Collas Crill, local offshore law firm, hold a series of MOOTs for all year 12 students across the island. This year, a record was broken with 100 students taking part from…

NEWS  SIXTH FORM , SIXTH FORM CAREERS , SIXTH FORM ENRICHMENT

Appointment of new Headteacher of Melrose

The Ladies’ College is delighted to announce the appointment of Mary Lawson as the new Head Teacher of Melrose and Pre-Preparatory, joining in September 2023. 

NEWS  MELROSE

Art students success in The Sovereign Art Foundation final

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , ART

London Art Trip

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , ART , PHOTOGRAPHY

Creative donation to Repair Café

The Ladies` College Art Department recently bought two new sewing machines for students to use as part of their Art Studies.

The students embroider through photographs and fabric as well as canvasses and thicker papers to create more textured work.

These new machines replace several `vintage` o…

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , ART

The 'mean girls' myth

Comment by Dr Vanessa Mitchell, Deputy Principal (Pastoral)

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NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , WELL-BEING , PSHEE

PE sporting success

It was a brilliant day of sport with hockey in the morning and netball in the afternoon.  We have asked the girls involved to tell us more about each match.
NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Remembrance Day Show and Tell

We concluded our period of Remembrance in College at lunchtime today with a First World War object handling session with a particular focus on the Royal Guernsey Light Infantry.  Mr McGovern demonstrated how the soldiers were prepared for battle with their provisions, their uniform and their we…

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , HISTORY

Lower School Music Concert

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , MUSIC

Microsoft Showcase School 2022

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL , SIXTH FORM , MELROSE , JUNIOR SCHOOL , INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Melrose 150th beach art

This year The Ladies' College celebrates its 150th anniversary and to mark this amazing event Melrose girls aged from 2 ½ to 11 headed to Port Soif to create a gigantic piece of beach art.

This was the first time the whole school has all gone en masse for an outing. Preparations for this event …

NEWS  MELROSE

House Debating competition

On the last day of term before half term it was decided to hold the first Senior School House Debating Competition. Each House was represented by a team of speakers from across Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5. They had to work together to research and deliver an argument either in support …

NEWS  SENIOR SCHOOL

A day in the life of a Victorian School girl

Pupils from The Ladies’ College Junior School celebrated Victorian Day on Thursday 13 October by dressing up as 19th century school children and experiencing what it is like to live in a historic era. 

Pupils began their day arriving in Victorian school costumes with frills and gowns; the girls…

NEWS  MELROSE , JUNIOR SCHOOL , HISTORY

IoD Leadership Shadowing Final

NEWS  SIXTH FORM , SIXTH FORM ENRICHMENT