MONDAY 10 FEBRUARY 2020
Hay Festival (Mrs Smith)
Please could any Lower Sixth student interested in going to the Hay Festival return their reply slips to either the Bell Room or Mrs Smith before half term. For those boys wishing to apply to a competitive university, this trip provides a wonderful opportunity to demonstrate an academic curiosity in your subject beyond the curriculum.
OB Careers Fair (Mrs Marshall)
This year’s OB Careers Fair, for Fifth and Sixth Form, will take place on Wednesday 4th March between 7 – 9 pm in the Great Hall.
An email will be sent out to Fifth and Sixth Form and information will also be available in the Boys notices on The Upper School Portal.
Higher Education Evening (Mrs Lincoln)
Beyond Bedford and Higher Education Evening, Wednesday 12th February. This is for all L6th boys and their parents/guardians in the Erskine May Hall from 6.30pm, for a 7.00pm start. Please make every effort to attend with your parents or guardians as information on UCAS, apprenticeships and international applications will be made available.
Ski Trip 2020 – Tigne/ Val d’isere (Mr Huddlestone)
We are proposing an Upper School Ski Trip in December and will be skiing in Tigne and Val d’isere in the French Alps. The trip is open to current year 8 students and all boys in the Upper School next year. Previous skiing ability is not required. If you wish to secure a place on the trip please pick up a form from the Bell Room.
Medic’s Society (Joshua Gervais)
Medic’s Society is on this Thursday. Ashwin Santosh Kumar will be giving a talk entitled ‘Death: The final chapter’ which will be about the issue of dealing with death. If you are interested in giving a talk, please email Joshua Gervais
Subject Choices for next year (Sam Baldock)
Please remember that the deadline for Sixth Form subject choices to be returned is today (for current Fifth Formers). The deadline for GCSE choices (for current Fourth Formers) is on Wednesday.
Biology Dominica Expedition (Mrs Mainstone)
Reminder that the Information Talk for the Biology Expedition to Dominica in 2021 is on Wednesday at 6pm in A21. For more information please see Mrs Mainstone.
Year Group Assembly
The Year Group Assembly on Wednesday is for the Fourth Form and is in the Erskine May Hall.