DWHS was delighted to host a South Korean delegation of representitives from the Ministry of Education, and both primary and high school teachers. They we're visiting the UK to look at the teaching of STEM subjects and visited DWHS specifically to look at our science and computer science curricula.
Dormers Wells Careers Conference, held on the 6th February, was extremely beneficial and an ultimate success. Various different Colleges, Universities and Businesses came to speak to students about the different options available in their futures. The all-day workshops allowed for Years 10, 11 and Sixth Form students to ask questions and get a greater understanding of the different pathways available to them.
Impressive artwork created by pupils throughout all year groups.
On the 12th March, Year 7, 8 and 9 high achieving students attended Dormers Wells Scholars Club evening alongside their parents. The evening was to inspire students to do well in their studies and to get them thinking about their future. Dr Martijn Van Der Spoel engaged the crowd with a motivational speech along with video clips and some very entertaining experiments in which he involved the whole crowd.
Yesar 12 UCAS Convention trip to Surrey University
The students had the opportunity to meet and talk with representatives from over one hundred and thirty higher education institutions from all over the UK. In addition to this, they watched general presentations on key areas of interest, such as UCAS application and student finance.