Anti-Bullying Training Programme Appleford school hosted the Anti-Bullying training programme from the Diana Award, whilst welcoming pupils from other local schools for the training. It was an insightful and memorable day, using creative and friendly ways to tackle a difficult topic. Our Appleford ambassadors much enjoyed...

Appleford put on two performances of “Alice, The Musical,” a musical version of Alice in Wonderland as their end of term play. Both shows were a great success and involved all the pupils of Appleford. The original story of “Alice in Wonderland”, written by Lewis Carroll, was adapted by Out of the Ark Music, a company that specializes in writing both scripts and musical scores for young people to perform.

On Friday 18th March Appleford School pupils raised a fantastic £281 for Comic Relief. Red noses were sold to pupils and staff for £1 each and were sold out in minutes. Some of these were made into earring and were worn by several staff members, to make the ultimate Red Nose Day fashion statement!

In January, Wayne Harris, Chef at Appleford School, competed in the British Open Cookery Championships held at the NEC in Birmingham. Wayne competed in three classes on one day and was awarded a Silver in the ‘Restaurant Plated Main Courses,’ a category where there were over twenty entries. He also won two Bronze awards for ‘Restaurant Plated Deserts’ (his was the only medal awarded) and was deemed the best in the class. In his final class, the ‘Master Chef’s Grand Prix’, he took part in a live

Appleford, the Wiltshire school for children with dyslexia and associated learning difficulties, has launched four more Bursaries to fund specialist teaching. The Shrewton-based co-educational school for children aged 7-16, will award four bursaries for up to 25% of the annual fees. Individual Bursaries are worth up to £1,273.75 for a Day Pupil, and £1,880.25 for a Boarder per term.