Year 11 Information Evening – Wednesday 3rd April

Dear Parent/Carer As you will no doubt be aware, GCSE exams are now just a few weeks away. Every lesson, every revision session offered, and every minute of preparation counts. With this in mind we want to do everything we can to ensure these crucial weeks go as smoothly and as productively as possible for your child. As a parent who may not have gone through this before (or even if you have) knowledge and information is Read More …

New Wyvern St Edmund’s Learning Campus logo chosen!

The Wyvern St Edmund’s Learning Campus has a new logo! More than 600 students, parents and staff voted in a ballot to choose a new logo and ‘option A’ was selected by just over 52% of participants. The new learning campus logo will make formal and showcase the co-location project the two schools have embarked upon this year. Our new logo has been designed with one eye on the past and another on the future with St Read More …

MLP welcomes Bemerton St John C of E Primary School

The team at Magna Learning Partnership is delighted to welcome Bemerton St John C of E Primary School to the Trust. Bemerton becomes the first primary partner and as a school that sends almost all its children on to an MLP school, we are delighted that we are now able to offer an ‘all through’ opportunity from 4 to 19 years. Bemerton St John is an oversubscribed, one form entry primary school situated in Lower Bemerton. Like 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 …

New Enrichment Booklet Out Now

Our new enrichment booklet for Terms 3 and 4 (January to April 2019) is out now – packed with some fantastic activities. Click Here more full details and please remember that the completed choices form must be returned to your child’s tutor by MONDAY 3RD DECEMBER.

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 …

The Great Wyvern Spelling Bee competion

  A great time was had by all in the school hall on Monday 3rd April, where three houses: Longford, Rockbourne and Wilton, went head to head to win the esteemed Spelling Bee.  The atmosphere was thrilling and the competition tough, with excellent support from the crowd. Many thanks to all those who took part.  The final results were:- 1st Longford – 10 Points 2nd Rockbourne – 9 points 3rd Wilton – 7 points