Academic Archives - Hurstpierpoint College


Book Week

This year's Book Week was dedicated to the celebration of poetry, and the children in Years 3 - 6 enjoyed a visit from popular poet and author, A. F. Harrold.

14 Oct 2021 | Academic

Science trip to the Observatory Science Centre

Year 5 pupils ventured over to the Observatory Science Centre at Herstmonceux to learn about all things ‘Space and Earth'.

21 Sep 2021 | Academic

Science trip to Marwell Zoo

Year 6 headed to Marwell Zoo for an exciting day out to learn about living things and habitats.

21 Sep 2021 | Academic

Cuckmere Haven trip

Year 7s visit Cuckmere Haven to learn about two Year 8 geography topics – coastal processes and National Parks – amidst heavy rain

08 Jul 2021 | Academic

Roman Afternoon

Year 7 pupils enjoy a Roman afternoon with a virtual keynote speaker, a visit from a Roman soldier and tailor-made drama workshops

25 Jun 2021 | Academic

Devil’s Dyke trip

Year 2 pupils finally able to take first trip, since Reception year, to Devil’s Dyke

17 Jun 2021 | Academic

Egyptian theme day

Year 3 pupils design and decorate Egyptian tunics and learn about mummification

03 Dec 2020 | Academic

Prep and Pre-Prep celebrate European Day of Languages

Pupils in both schools enjoy range of activities whilst practising and learning European languages

02 Oct 2020 | Academic

Strong set of A-level grades for talented year group

Close-knit group of Upper Sixth leavers celebrate each other’s success as they return to campus in small groups for the first time in months

13 Aug 2020 | Academic | Academic

Lockdown learning in full swing

Not quite business as usual but teaching staff introduce whole host of inventive ideas to actively engage students online

07 May 2020 | Academic | Academic

Devil’s Dyke delight

Year 2 pupils enjoy walk through local area of outstanding physical geography

25 Mar 2020 | Academic

Classical Reading Competition

Younger years dominate competition again this year coneying their enthusiasm for performance and clarity of Latin speaking

09 Mar 2020 | Academic