Tuesday, 21 August 2018

Head uses hose to tackle fire

Head uses hose to tackle fire

THE headmaster of Shiplake College had to put out a fire in his garden after a glass bottle caused the dry grass to catch light. Gregg ...

 

Olympian presents prizes at college

Olympian presents prizes at college

OLYMPIC rowing champion Dame Katherine Grainger presented the prizes at Shiplake College’s annual speech day and prize-giving event. ...

 

Students set record in mock CSI competition

Students set record in mock CSI competition

BOYS from Shiplake College recorded the highest ever score by an all-male team in a Thinkers in Education challenge as part of the ...

 

I’m Shiplake’s superfan

I’m Shiplake’s superfan

AMONG the dozens of fans cheering on Shiplake College at this year’s Henley Royal Regatta, there was one more noticeable than the rest....

 

Headmaster to step down in 2019 after 15 years

Headmaster to step down in 2019 after 15 years

THE headmaster of Shiplake College will retire next year after 15 years in charge. Gregg Davies announced his departure today (Friday) ...

 

Henley is so special to me, says coach of promising school eight

Henley is so special to me, says coach of promising school eight

HUGH Mackworth-Praed has high hopes for his schoolboy eight at Henley Royal Regatta, an event that will always be special for him. ...

 

MP meets staff and pupils on school visit

MP meets staff and pupils on school visit

HENLEY MP John Howell visited Shiplake College. He met headmaster Gregg Davies and heaed about the independent school’s plans for a ...

 

Junior triathlon makes good start

Junior triathlon makes good start

ALMOST 200 children took part in the first ever Henley open water junior triathlon. The competitors, who ranged in age from eight to ...

 

Park ’n’ boat idea wins school business award

Park ’n’ boat idea wins school business award

SHIPLAKE College held its annual Headmaster’s Business Awards. Three groups presented ideas to draw in profits at the college, with ...

 

Charity row

STUDENTS at Shiplake College rowed 730km to raise money for schools in Africa. The 60 boys used 12 ergometers for the challenge with ...

 

Dinner raises £27,000

Dinner raises £27,000

A SPECIAL dinner raised £27,000 to kick-start an appeal to build a new boathouse and activity centre at Shiplake College. More than ...

 

Josh helps rebuild Philippines homes destroyed by typhoon

Josh helps rebuild Philippines homes destroyed by typhoon

JOSH HAMER, a year 7 pupil at Shiplake College, travelled to the Philippines in his holidays to help villagers whose homes were ...

 

Sixth-form centre with cafe for 2018-style of learning

SHIPLAKE College has submitted a planning application for a new £750,000 sixth-form centre, writes David White. The two-storey ...

 

Teenage litter-picker urges villagers to help

Teenage litter-picker urges villagers to help

A TEENAGER from Wargrave who spends an hour each week collecting litter around the village says he wants others to follow his lead. ...

 

School donates £5,500 to two charities

School donates £5,500 to two charities

THE Shiplake College Parents’ Association has donated more than £5,500 to two charities supported by school chaplain Rev Stephen ...

 

Students learn the business at Christmas fair

Students learn the business at Christmas fair

HUNDREDS of people attended a Christmas fair at Shiplake College on Saturday. Santa’s grotto was run by some of the school’s business ...

 

James Bond dinner raises £10,000 for hospice

James Bond dinner raises £10,000 for hospice

A CHARITY dinner with a James Bond theme raised thousands of pounds for the Sue Ryder hospice in Nettlebed. More than 70 guests ...

 

Howzat! Teenage cricketer achieves all As in GCSEs she took just weeks after leaving American hospital

Howzat! Teenage cricketer achieves all As in GCSEs she took just weeks after leaving American hospital

A TEENAGE girl from Henley passed her GCSEs with flying colours despite taking the exams just weeks after being in an American ...

 

Independent schools' headteachers delighted as pupils smash records

Independent schools' headteachers delighted as pupils smash records

INDEPENDENT schools in Henley area achieved another year of strong A-level results. Shiplake College broke its records for the second ...

 

Students celebrate excellent A-level results

Students celebrate excellent A-level results

STUDENTS from Henley, South Oxfordshire and Berkshire have celebrated another excellent year of A-level results. Schools and colleges ...

 

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