Academy doubles its uni entries

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

WELLINGTON Academy, situated between Tidworth and Ludgershall, has improved its academic performance this year.

A bumper year for top A-level results

Andover Advertiser:

10:58am Tuesday 26th August 2014

ANDOVER College students were celebrating as they smashed through the 99 per cent pass rate barrier to achieve a 99.3 per cent pass in all A-level subjects.

Rise in college students passing with distinction

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Friday 15th August 2014

WHILE many young people will have anxiously received their A Level results this week there are a whole host of students who have already celebrated the successful completion of their BTEC and vocational qualifications.

On the right track for fundraising

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

APPLESHAWSt Peter’s and Hatherden Primary schools joined forces at Thruxton Race Circuit for a sponsored walk/cycle around Thruxton Race Circuit to raise money for their schools and Sebastian’s Action Trust.

Prehistoric visitor Velma drops by

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Monday 11th August 2014

CHILDREN at Broughton Primary School were delighted to discover a special prehistoric guest roaring its way into their afternoon assembly.

Wedding day fun

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Sunday 10th August 2014

ANDOVER CE Primary School’s Year 2 pupils took part in a special ceremony when they attended St Mary’s Church as part of their RE topic special places.

TV news anchor joins college celebrations

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Saturday 9th August 2014

ITV national news anchor and Sparsholt College advocate Alastair Stewart OBE, was guest of honour when the college celebrated the class of 2014 at its annual presentation awards.

Pupils give talk about Net safety

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Tuesday 5th August 2014

INTERNET safety was the focus of a one-day event attended by Harrow Way pupils at Southampton Solent University.

Saying goodbye after a lifetime at school

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Monday 4th August 2014

KINGS Somborne Primary School has bid a sad farewell to its caretaker when she retired this week after a lifelong affiliation with the school.

Headteacher is off to Australia

Andover Advertiser:

9:00am Sunday 3rd August 2014

WHITCHURCH Primary school head teacher Sarah Peters has announced her resignation from her position at the school.

Trooping into school...

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Sunday 3rd August 2014

SOLDIERS were welcomed by children and staff from Kimpton, Thruxton and Fyfield CE Primary School when the school held their own Armed Forces Day.

Samba rhythm at school

Andover Advertiser:

9:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

THE children of Rookwood’s nursery, prepreparatory and preparatory schools took part in a samba football workshop.

Farewell to PTFA chairman

Andover Advertiser:

9:00am Wednesday 30th July 2014

ANDOVER CE Primary School bid a sad farewell to the chairman of its Parents, Teachers and Friends Association (PTFA) this week.

Pupils are making £5 grow in project

Andover Advertiser:

9:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

ENTREPRENEURIAL children from Wherwell Primary School showed off their business skills when they were challenged to Make £5 Grow.

Funding boost of £97 per student

Andover Advertiser:

9:00am Monday 28th July 2014

SCHOOLS in Tidworth and Ludgershall will see their funding increase by £97 per pupil as the result of a Government announcement, says local MP Claire Perry.

Class of 2014

Andover Advertiser:

9:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

SEE this week's paper for all the pictures of the classes of 2014.

Business advice from Dame Lucy

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

WINTON Community Academy students took inspiration from British businesswoman Dame Lucy Jeanne Neville-Rolfe when she visited the school.

Getting to the heart of science class

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Monday 21st July 2014

ATTENBOROUGH Class at Grateley Primary School welcomed back former pupil Bethan Davies to help them with their science topic on the heart.

Mock wedding helps teach war lessons...

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

CHILDREN put on their best suits and dresses for a roleplay wedding which also taught them about aspects of the First World War.

Children learn how to stay safe

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

HUNDREDS of children from across Test Valley have been learning how to stay safe in Andover.

Dancers step on to career paths

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Tuesday 15th July 2014

YEAR 10 dancers from Harrow Way Community School explored the various career paths available to professional dancers when they took a trip to Eastleigh to attend the ‘Careers at the Point’ fair.

Pupils follow food to fork

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Monday 14th July 2014

PUPILS from Amport Primary School were given a behind-the-scenes look at Tesco Extra on River Way to help them discover how food travels from Farm to Fork.

A new three Rs for school

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Sunday 13th July 2014

PUPILS from Test Valley School’s Pupil Rights Committee joined nine other schools at a Rights, Respect and Responsibilities (RRR) Conference at Wildern School.

Young athlete is breaking records

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Thursday 10th July 2014

A CLERE pupil put in a recordbreaking performance when competing in this year’s county athletics championship in the long jump.

Geographers travel to 'rainforest' for lesson

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Wednesday 9th July 2014

WITH the world’s tropical rainforests slightly too far away for a day trip, Harrow Way Community School Year 8 geographers instead found themselves exploring Kew Gardens’ historic Palm House recently.

Students put skills to use for a good cause

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Tuesday 8th July 2014

HIGH achieving Andover College students have put their skills to work helping locally-based international charity Breathtakers.

Fun run pupils raise £2,000

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Monday 7th July 2014

PUPILS from St Mary Bourne Primary School were under starters’ orders last Thursday afternoon as they took part in a fun run to raise money for the school.

College film is a hit on screen

Andover Advertiser:

6:00am Sunday 6th July 2014

ANDOVER College students were bowled over by the response to the premiere of their first-ever feature-length film Scrawl shown to a packed Lights Theatre.

Choir's on song at town centre gig

Andover Advertiser:

9:00am Friday 4th July 2014

JOHN Hanson Community Choir showed their talents off to Andover shoppers when they sang in the Time Ring in the town centre.

Prefects picked to be 'student voice'

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

6:00am Monday 30th June 2014

WINTON Community Academy has appointed its first school prefects in several years.

College shares top literacy tips

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

6:00am Sunday 29th June 2014

ANDOVER College’s English department shared their expertise with some of the town’s secondary school gifted and talented English students.

Students will help uncover Jewish past

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

6:00am Saturday 28th June 2014

STUDENT researchers have been helping to rediscover Winchester’s Jewish past through the university’s Winchester Research Apprenticeship Programme (WRAP).

Business skills are put into practice

Andover Advertiser: Business skills are put into practice

6:00am Friday 27th June 2014

ENTERPRISING Andover College students have put their business skills into practice and handed over a cheque for £307 generated from the profits to help the locally-based Help for Heroes charity.

New academy taking shape

Andover Advertiser: New academy taking shape

6:00am Wednesday 25th June 2014

THE Wellington Primary Academy, which will open in September, is slowly rising to its full height.

Kieran strikes gold in maths challenge

Andover Advertiser: Kieran strikes gold in maths challenge

6:00am Tuesday 24th June 2014

HARROW Way’s gifted and talented Year 7 and 8 students are celebrating their successes at a national mathematics competition.

Part-time course guide launched

Andover Advertiser: Part-time course guide launched

6:00am Monday 23rd June 2014

ANDOVER College is joining in celebrations for this year’s Adult Learners’ Week by launching its new parttime course guide.

Making all the right moves

Andover Advertiser: Making all the right moves

9:00am Friday 13th June 2014

BALKSBURY Junior School is celebrating after coming first in the area round of The Red Cross – Dance: Makeyour- move competition.

Pupils leading the way

Andover Advertiser: Pupils leading the way

6:00am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

TEST Valley School young sports leaders led the way at a Key Stage 1 Festival for five of the local catchment schools.

Winton Community Academy buries time capsule

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

5:00pm Monday 2nd June 2014

STUDENTS from Winton Community Academy buried a time capsule containing a hard drive, newsletters, photographs and even milk teeth at Hampshire County Council’s Danebury Iron Age Hill Fort, near Stockbridge.

Record-breaking day of athletics

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

6:00am Monday 2nd June 2014

ATHLETES from Farleigh School, Andover, put in some record-breaking performances at their first athletics meeting of the summer at Yateley Manor School.

Youngsters meet school challenge

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

6:00am Sunday 1st June 2014

YEAR 5 pupils from across the region gathered at Test Valley School to show their potential at a Challenge Day.

Lewis designs a winner

Andover Advertiser: Memorial Move

6:00am Saturday 31st May 2014

A PUPIL at Norman Gate School, Andover, won first prize when he entered the Show Racism the Red Card schools competition.

Harrow Way pupils study predators at Hawk Conservancy

3:00pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

YEAR 8 students from Harrow Way Community School used The Hawk Conservancy Trust to help with studying the subject of predators.

Conservation leaders visit Sparsholt College

Andover Advertiser: Conservation leaders visit Sparsholt College

3:00pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

LEADING figures from the international world of conservation gathered at Sparsholt College to share the many challenges they face in the battle to protect some of the world’s endangered animals.

Parents anger at Harrow Way School CCTV

Andover Advertiser: Parents anger at Harrow Way School CCTV

11:00am Friday 16th May 2014

ANGRY parents have criticised Harrow Way School for not informing them of the use of CCTV on its site to monitor their children.

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