30th November 2013
This year’s male Gap Students at the school were very enthusiastic in organising for staff to join their ‘Chitcombe Chaps’ to raise funds for men’s health charities by attempting to grow facial hair (some more effectively than others!) Vinehall’s hairy men should be congratulated for raising over £1,400 but they were all happy when December…
23rd November 2013
Former Headmaster, David Chaplin, has been delighted by the incredible efforts of the school community towards raising funds for the charity he founded, RwandaAid. David delivered a moving assembly on the work of the charity which encouraged families in their sponsored six-mile walk on 28th September. In addition the Friends of Vinehall School decided…
23rd November 2013
Now entering their thirty-fifth season, the Endellion String Quartet are world renowned. On 23rd November 2013 they delighted Vinehall with pieces from Mendelssohn, Beethoven and Mozart.
11th November 2013
Vinehall pupils took part in a very moving and beautiful service to remember all those who have fallen in conflict. A short film of the work of the Royal British Legion inspired three Year 8 pupils to organise a sponsored cross country run which raised £285 and epitomised the school’s motto ‘To do our best for…
9th November 2013
Inspired by a superb course at the Microsoft Headquarters entitled ‘Parenting in the Digital Age’, Headmaster, CEOP Ambassador and online safety trainer Richard Follett gave an online safety presentation for parents, both from Vinehall and the local community, covering all aspects of online protection including the growing issue of cyber-bullying. In November, his article…
2nd November 2013
London Winds, renowned for their technical brilliance, interpretative vision and joie de vivre, are one of the world’s most prominent chamber ensembles. Their programme at Vinehall on 2nd November 2013 included Strauss, Mozart and Beethoven.
1st November 2013
No amount of rain can disrupt the enthusiasm and dedication of the Friends of Vinehall School when it comes to Fireworks, and the whole school community enjoyed another spectacular display, impressive bonfire and delicious refreshments on 1stNovember 2013.