Form VI

Form VI Silk Paintings

We have been working on our collaborative silk painted panels in Art. In a cross curricular link with R.E. We have focused on Hindu Gods. The girls have made three large scale silk panels each depicting different elements from our theme. The panels will be framed and will appear around the school soon. They look …

Magistrates Day

The girls in Form VI enjoyed a very informative and entertaining morning when two local magistrates ran a workshop at school.  The girls learnt about how our justice system works, thought about the effects of crime on victims and took part in a mock trial.

Maths Problems? No problem for Form VI!

Form VI were posed the following problem: Explain how the thirteen pieces making up the regular hexagon shown in the diagram can be re-assembled to form three smaller regular hexagons congruent to each other. It took Sophe and Izzy less than 15 minutes to solve the problem – can you do the same? Their solutions …

Form VI trip to Maria’s!

To celebrate the hard work that Form VI girls have put in over the last academic year (and earlier) we went to Maria’s for a treat after swimming on Wednesday. Milkshakes and waffles all round!

Form VI Apple Store Visit

Form VI had a fun afternoon visiting the Apple Store this week. The girls had a chance to explore using Apple pencils on an iPad, using them to write code words following instructions from their partner. They were then introduced to Sphero, a programmable robot. Initially, the girls had to program Sphero to create a …

Trampoline Superstar!

Our resident trampoline superstar took part in the East Regional Schools trampolining competition last Sunday. She bounced very well and came 3rd. The top three competitors qualify to the next round, the ‘zonals’. She will be representing St Hilda’s within the Central Zone (3 zones in GB) on 20th January 2019. What a fabulous achievement.

Movie Night

Forms III to VI had a fun evening watching ‘Honey I shrunk the kids’ whilst enjoying popcorn and other goodies with their friends, all expertly organised by the School Council.  Thank you girls.

Form VI French Trip

The girls in Form VI spent a wonderful time in Normandy last week. We were blessed with mild weather and so enjoyed our many ouside activities: bike riding, swimming, orienteering, aeroball, mini-farm and Normandy games. We made bread, learnt how to make a photogramme and visited many interesting places, including Le Mont St Michel and …