Monthly Archives: November 2015

Wellington basketballers help childrens’ charity

This year’s Wellington House fundraising kicked off this week with a Senior School basketball tournament to raise money for, and awareness of, House charity ‘YoungMinds’. YoungMinds is the UK’s leading charity committed to improving the emotional wellbeing and mental health...

Gad's students in the Woods

KS1 learns about literacy in the great outdoors

Our K1 and K2 classes visited Shorne Woods Country Park to help enrich their love for reading and writing. While at the ancient eco-friendly site, which boasts 292 acres of rolling woodlands, wetlands and meadows, the classmates took part in...


Gad’s boys take on missile mission

Boys from years seven and eight have developed and fired missiles as part of the Senior School’s commitment to enriching students’ learning and raising the attainment of boys. The group took part in a series of extra-curricular activities before attending...


Gad’s young rugby players take national title

Our Under 11s rugby players won the ISA Under 11 National Rugby Plate Championship. Very well done to the team – Crawford Middlemiss (Capt), Ewan Dalby, Louie Ellson, Mac Franklin, Samuel Greene, William Margetts, William Porcher-Meen, Cailan Turner, George Turner,...


Seniors sit exams to help prepare for GCSEs

Our Seniors are sitting formal examinations this week as part of Gad’s rigorous preparation for GCSEs. All students from years seven to ten are tested in core subjects each term to mirror the changes to the GCSE examination system, and...