Re-opening of our swimming pool
We are so pleased to have had AOG, Zara Long, a former GB Olympic swimmer to re-open our beautifully refurbished pool, complete with a viewing gallery and Olympic timing system.
GCSE Results 2014
Alleyn’s Year 11 pupils have excelled in their GCSE examinations this summer by achieving 90% A*/A grades. 60% of examination results were A* grade and 75 pupils had a full set of A*/A grades and 23 pupils achieved 10 or more A* grades. 98% of all results were A*/A/B grades.
Headmaster, Dr Gary Savage congratulated the whole year group in saying, "We are immensely proud of our pupils' achievement. These brilliant results attest to their talents and their love of learning, guided by their dedicated and hardworking teachers."
A Level Results 2014
Our Year 13 students have once again done tremendously well in their A Levels, achieving an excellent 34% A* and 72% A*/A grades in all subject entries.
Half of all candidates gained 3 or more grades A* and A. The total of A*, A and B grades is a splendid 93%.
ISFA Fair Play Award 2013-2014
Congratulations to our footballers upon their winning the ISFA Fair Play Award – yet again!
We work hard to develop this attitude in sport throughout the school and it is a credit to all involved that their dedication has been rewarded again.
Congratulations to Saskia Millard (Year 9) for her 800m Indoor Athletics Championship win.
Congratulations to Helen (Year 10) and Laura (Year 9) Sheffield and Kalyani Ramanan (Year 10) who are National Schools' Team Fencing Champions - epée - in their age groups.
We love sport
Monday: the 1st VII winning a closely contested netball match in the ISNC competition against Reigate Grammar 42 – 39.
Tuesday: the U13 girls took the Southwark Cross-Country trophy with our first seven girls taking the first seven places – followed closely by the remainder of the twelve-strong team. Congratulations to Imogen (1st), Zelda (2nd) and Jessica (3rd). The U15 team also won with Laura coming 2nd.
Wednesday: the 1st XI hockey team played Kingston Grammar and qualified for the London finals – a real achievement after losing their goalkeeper to injury early on in the first game. The U13 and U15 cross-country teams competed in the ESAA Cross-Country Cup competition where the U13 team came 1st and both teams qualified for the Regional finals after half-term.
Thursday: the U14 hockey team came away from Kingston having qualified for their London final and the U16 and U15 netball teams both finished top of their pool at the Surrey Schools’ netball thereby qualifying for the National Schools’ competition and the Surrey Finals.
Water Polo News
No fewer than 76 Alleyn’s boys and girls have represented the Alleyn’s water polo teams and received a medal for their achievements.
U14 Girls' were crowned ESSA National Champions for the third consecutive year which has never before been achieved in this competition by any school.
U15 team finished fourth in their respective final after qualifying out of 17 schools in the Schools' Water Polo League.
U16 & U18 girls' teams achieved Bronze medals in the ESSA National Competition finals.
U16 team narrowly lost in their ESSA National semi-final and finished fourth.
U18 boys' were crowned ESSA Champions in the National Plate Competition.
Congratulations to Maia and Sasha Webb and Tom Hickson on being 1st (age 13-15) in the Hever Castle Triathlon earlier this term. Also to Georgie White has recently heard that she has been selected for Tier 2 of the Junior Regional Performance South Hockey Squad (known as the Saxon Tigers). We wish her every success on the next stage of her journey (Futures Cup at half-term) to reach the highest level.
U14 National Water Polo Champions
Our girls' U14 team have retained their ESSA Water Polo Championship title again this year, for the third year running - a tremendous achievement.