Computer says yes: Oxford University computing competition
Well done to the 71 students who participated in the Oxford University Computing Competition, a competition open only to those who achieved a Gold Certificate or performed within the top 10% nationally in the UK Bebras Challenge late last year.
Inside the industry: music scholars talk
On Thursday, for the first time the CLSG and CLS scholars came together virtually for a meeting with Ann McKay, who is the Chief Producer of the BBC Symphony Orchestra.
Traverse festival workshops
A number of students virtually traversed the country to attend Edinburgh's Traverse Theatre’s recent online festival, enjoying two workshops from leading playwrights who set out their approaches to the craft.
New senior committee announced
Huge congratulations to the following year 12s who will be our senior committee for 2021-22. They will take the baton from our brilliant year 13s following the Easter break.
During the week of 22 February (first week back after half term), the PE Department will be hosting Masterclass Week!
Girls just want to have end of half term fun
As the holidays approached, and students and teachers collectively prepared to pack up their home desks to return... er... home, a dilemma emerged: how to celebrate getting through this rather strange remote half term together? With gathering round communal party rings sadly off limits, students were instead set a series of fun challenges to complete at home.
The art of persuasion
We have seen great performances from our debaters at a series of recent meets.
Sister act: siblings concert and prep concert videos
For many of our musical siblings, more time together has also meant more time practising together. To celebrate this familial talent, we have put together our very first ever Siblings Concert, where you can watch some wonderful sibling sessions on recorders, strings, piano, and voice.
Sustainability at City
CLSG has joined the Eco-Schools Programme, a global initiative encouraging pupil-led climate action. Over the coming year, we will work towards their Green Flag Award, carrying out an environmental review of the school and putting in place an action plan on a range of areas including waste, transport, biodiversity and energy.