Academic Activities & Competitions

Junior School

  • Chess Club
  • Competitions - Writing, Science, Mathematics
  • Slime Science Club - Years 5 & 6 students and secondary leaders
  • Homework Club
  • Debating – Years 5&6. IPSHA Inter School debates
  • Maker-Space
  • Robotics & Coding
  • Writing Club

Secondary School

  • High Potential Learners competitions - Da Vinci Decathlon, Gateway 8 Competition
  • Science - Summer Schools, Engineering Challenge
  • Competitions - Writing, Science, Mathematics, Languages, History, Geography, Economics
  • Maths Study Hall
  • English Workshops
  • Debating – Students at all levels may compete in teams in the prestigious Archdale Debating competition
  • Public Speaking – a range of competitions including the secondary inter-school Festival of Speech.
  • Creative Writing Ambassadors – Creative Writing group
  • Mock Trial – Inter-school competition for Year 11 students of Legal Studies


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