Pupils had a wonderful week in Austria, skiing in the Ziller Valley outside Mayrhofen in March. They were fortunate to have sole occupancy of their hotel and some great ski instructors who really encouraged the pupils. Mr Ball who led the trip was extremely...

Year 10 pupils took their annual trip to Spain in July 2018. They stayed at a delightful residence where every morning they learnt building skills under the guidance of Mr Ball, Design and Technology Teacher, or agricultural skills in the olive groves. The afternoons and evenings were...

Appleford pupils have been financially supporting and volunteering at a Government village School in Neemrana, India for a number of years. This half term 11 of the pupils along with 4 adults took the opportunity to visit the School, taking with them various items of...

Appleford boarders rose from their beds at 6am to take part in an aerial photograph of Stonehenge on Saturday 14 October, arranged by English Heritage. After the 500 local people present had formed into a ‘100’ shape, their photograph was  taken by a drone overhead. The...

Upper School pupils rose from their beds very early on a Friday morning to complete a challenge –The Sarsen Trail. This is a 26 mile walk linking the two World Heritage Sites of Avebury and Stonehenge. Their route was a tough undulating cross country walk...

The Appleford Scout Troop spent much of the first weekend of the Easter holidays working hard in the small woodland beside the Beeches. After camping out under sleeping shelters made only from tarpaulin, the Scouts cooked their own breakfast on the campfire and got ready...

36 pupils spent a week having a wonderful time on the ski slopes of La Molina, Spain. Many of the pupils enhanced their skiing and were moved up to more advanced ski groups. The hotel and facilities were all excellent and feedback from the pupils...

Neemrana School, India Appleford pupils have been raising money for a Government village School in Neemrana, India. This half term six of the pupils along with 3 adults took the opportunity to visit the School, taking with them cricket equipment, geometry sets, calculators and other items....