Christmas Lunch

Bookings are now being taken for Christmas Lunches on TUESDAY 18TH DECEMBER 2018 and WEDNESDAY 19TH DECEMBER 2018. It is really important that if you wish your child to have a Christmas lunch it is paid for via ParentPay before the deadline of Wednesday 28th November (unless your child has free school meals) and that the paper slip with the menu choice is also returned to school. Please click HERE for a copy of the booking form, which has full details. Nearer the Read More …

Activities Week – July 2019

We are delighted to publish our offer for the Wyvern St Edmund’s Activities week in July 2019. Please take time to look at this carefully with your child during the half term break. Paper copies will be issued on Tuesday 6th November for return the following day. We will endeavour to confirm choice by the end of the following week in order to secure your child’s place with deposits payable through Parentpay. We are excited by the Read More …

Sponsored Walk 14th September

Our annual sponsored walk was held on Friday 14th September.  It was a fantastic day! Thank you to all our students and staff for collecting sponsorship for our three chosen charities: Salisbury District Hospital’s Stars Appeal, Cancer Research UK, and The Oaks School in Sierra Leone. Please collect sponsor money as quickly as possible: put the sponsor form in a clearly marked envelope, together with either cash or a cheque (payable to ‘Magna Learning Partnership’).  The envelope Read More …

Sponsored Walk 14th September

We will be joining with St Edmund’s Girls for their annual sponsored walk which will be held on Friday 14th September and is for all students and staff at the Wyvern St Edmund’s Learning Campus.  It’s a great day! Parents are asked to give their permission this term, using the ParentPay system. Students will receive sponsor forms so that during the summer they can collect sponsorship.  We hope to raise £10,000 for our charities. Click here for the letter Read More …

Open Morning

Following a very successful Open Morning on Wednesday 28th February, our Year 7 tour guides under Mrs Bellamy’s leadership excelled themselves! They showed our school at its best and spoke with confidence and pride about their school. Our prospective parents were most impressed and complimentary saying that they were ‘great ambassadors’ for Wyvern. We hope our ‘new boys’ and their parents enjoyed their tour, they certainly said as much, and we look forward to working with them Read More …

PE Department Update

Rugby, Mr Knight  Year 7 game vs BWS won 25-25  Triangular tournament vs Cathedral school was lost, and BWS was won  Year 8 and 9 played two games vs St Josephs and won both comfortably.  Year 7, 8 and 9 have all taken part in “Pitch Up and Play” an initiative run by England Rugby to get more players involved in the game. Football, Mr Elliott  Year 7’s have started the year Read More …

Trussell Trust – Christmas Hamper Donations

This year 7R led the way in collecting for the Trussell Trust Christmas box appeal. Students have been examining what it’s like to live in other places, locations, and time. They discovered that some people in the world are not as fortunate as themselves and decided to collect items for Christmas hampers to donate to the Trussell Trust. Students and staff from across the school collected seasonal food, sweets and crackers that were collected by the Trussell Read More …

Catering

This term has seen the students from KS4 focus on coursework for their V. Cert portfolios. They have carried out research on a number of food groups and prepared dishes from these using individual recipes.

STEM

Year 8 took part in a bridge building challenge for the recent CAD. They had to design and make a structure to span a 400mm gap using nothing more than 100 lolly sticks and hot melt glue. The structure had to be self supporting and support a 3KG mass. In the case of a tie break the winner would be the one that used the least amount of materials. The students worked in groups for the duration Read More …

Expressive Arts Evening

As we know, November is the month of the Holy Souls and a time to remember loved ones and mark the sacrifice many have made in conflict so that we may enjoy peace in our world. Celebrating part of a wider school commitment to ‘Remembrance’, the boys of Wyvern College showcased their exceptional talents for the Performing Arts with an evening of art work, music, poetry and drama. Parents, staff and governors gathered to marvel at the Read More …

Wyvern Production of MmmBeth

On Thursday evening, the boys from the Year 7 & 8 drama club put on a performance of ‘Mmmbeth’, a hilarious take on the Scottish play where everything goes wrong. The witches took over the storytelling, and King Duncan would rather open a doughnut franchise than die…… Lady Mmmbeth comes to a sticky end through overdosing on Duncan’s doughnuts, and there was some serious sword fighting with an inflatable banana. The boys performed brilliantly, and absolutely brought Read More …