Year 7 Evacuation Day

9th November 2021

Year 7 enjoyed participating in an Evacuation day. They spent the morning preparing for their evacuation by deciding what they would put in their evacuation suitcase. They also created their own labels, identification cards, gas masks and gas mask boxes. When the siren sounded, Year 7 went down into the school cellar for safety! Afterwards,…

Good Schools Guide

1st November 2021

Appleford was delighted to recently welcome the Good Schools Guide to tour the school, meet with pupils, staff and communicate with parents. Here is ‘The Last Word’ from their feedback report: “Appleford gives you the grounding of a traditional education with the support of expert dyslexia teaching. Sophisticated IT, outdoor activities and a nurturing, small…

Year 11 Activity Week

13th October 2021

Year 11 are having a fantastic week at the Share Activity Centre in Ireland.  The Centre has remarked several times how polite and lovely all the pupils are.  Please click to open the gallery.

Bronze Winner!

30th September 2021

We were thrilled to be nominated as the Bronze Winner in the Pearson National Teaching Awards category for the 2021 Lockdown Hero Award for Learner and Community Support.

Year 10 BTEC Visit Local Pre-School

30th September 2021

Pupils from Year 10 had the opportunity to visit a local pre-school this morning as part of their BTEC unit “Supporting children’s learning through everyday experiences.” Mrs Bues (teacher) said that it was a very useful hands-on learning experience for the Appleford pupils, getting involved with the pre-school children and their activities and she was…

Fantastic Exam Results!

24th August 2021

We are thrilled to announce that our amazing pupils have achieved some incredible exam results, showing that our unique path to success really does work.   AS Level – 100% pass at Grades A to B GCSE – 91% pass at Grades 4-9 CoPE – 100% pass at Level 2 and 3 BTEC – 100%…

Summer Prom 2021

29th July 2021

What a fabulous way to end the Summer Term!

3 Peaks Challenge

15th July 2021

Huge congratulations to 5 of our Year 11 boys who completed the 3 Peaks Challenge in under 24 hours.

BTEC Pupils Walk the St Patrick’s Way

30th June 2021

9 Pupils from Years 10 and 11 walked the St Patrick’s Way in Northern Ireland, a total of 82 miles.  

Duke of Edinburgh Award

30th June 2021

Pupils from Year 11 during their DofE Expedition on Salisbury Plain

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