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Lowers girls give their all, well their hair, for charity.

These are the words of a mother whose daughter is in Lowers: ‘I suppose it is an everyday occurrence for parents when their children ask questions and they are not able to answer. When my 7 year old walked into the kitchen and asked me “mummy what is Cancer?” I was lost, I really didn’t…

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Are single-sex or mixed schools the way forward?

Article from The Telegraph 17 March 2015 Are single-sex or mixed schools the way forward? Do boys and girls benefit from being taught together? Helen Fraser, chief executive of the Girls’ Day School Trust, says ‘no’, Richard Cairns, head of Brighton College, says ‘yes’. As Tony Little, the headmaster of Eton, says that single-sex education allows…

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Up close and personal at Chessington Zoo

Year 1 & 2 visited Chessington Zoo for the morning. The girls enjoyed a workshop on African animals and their habitats followed by a tour of the zoo. The trip enhanced their Geography lessons, where they have been learning about Kenya and it’s wildlife, and their ongoing learning about animals in science. The girls were…

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Great Sporting Efforts and Achievements

House Cross Country Event Year 1 and Year 2 Well done to all the girls involved in Year 1 and Year 2 Cross Country – you did a fantastic job! It was a very frosty and extremely cold morning but the girls were all up for the Cross Country challenge and wanted to do well. All…

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Girls success at Kuk Sool

Maia and Maisy, both in Middles, had great success in the recent National Championships – congratulations to them both. Here is what hey both had to say about the experience: On Thursday the 27th of November, I travelled up to Liverpool by train, with my mum for 4 ½ hours. I was on my way…

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Feature article in A+ Education magazine

Bramley was recently featured in the leading education publication A+ Education published in association with Surrey Life.  The articel explores the benefits of single sex education and the collaboration we have with Priory Prep School. To read the article in full please click here A+ article

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Epsom Guardian article from Remembrance Day Service

Epsom Guardian Remembrance Service   click above to view page pdf

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A very poignant Remembrance Day service

The whole school took part in the Remembrance Day service where the 100 poppies made by the girls and staff were planted in recognition of the 100 year anniversary.  The girls all showed tremendous respect and understanding of the occasion.  Special thanks go to Mrs Tejura who led the girls as they made their own…

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Computing – find out about CS, IT and DL …

The New Computing  Curriculum 2014 at Bramley. Computers are now part of everyday life.  For most of us, technology is essential to our lives, at home and at work.  ‘Computational thinking’ is a skill children must be taught if they are to be ready for the workplace and able to participate effectively in this digital world. The…

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Congratulations Tops 2014

As this term, and academic year, draws to an end we wish our Tops girls every success as they move on to their senior schools – and they go far and wide – to City of London  Freemen’s School, Caterham School,  Epsom College, Greenacre School, Woldingham School Downsend School, Sutton High School and St Andrew’s School….

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