Carnegie Book Award

Mr T RobinsonNews

The Yr 9 Reading Club is shadowing the shortlist for the Carnegie Book Award. We will be reading and reviewing the books before the winner is announced in June. The shortlisted books are: 1.Wed Wabbit by Lissa Evans (David Fickling Books) 2.After the Fire by Will Hill (Usborne) 3.Where the World Ends by Geraldine McCaughrean (Usborne) 4.Rook by Anthony McGowan … Read More

P.E. Graduate Teacher Open Day

Mr D. DraperNews

An exciting opportunity is available at Pewsey Vale School to undertake P.E. teacher training. Through the Bitterne Park Teaching Alliance we are able to offer a placement for one trainee who would need to apply through UCAS. Should you be interested in this position and wish to find out more information then please come along to our open event on … Read More

School Closure – Monday 19th March

Mr T RobinsonNews

Due to the icy conditions on the school site and the surrounding road network, we have had to make the decision along with Pewsey Primary to close School today. This is to ensure safety of our staff and students. We will continue to monitor the weather reports and will look to reopen the school when it is safe for staff … Read More

PTFA Quiz – This Thursday!!

Mr T RobinsonNews

The PTFA are once again running their very popular quiz night. Teams of up to 4 people are permitted. Tickets are £10 per person and include a curry meal. It will take place on Thursday 15th March. Doors open at 6:30 for a 7pm start. Tickets can be purchased through the school office or by confirming attendance through Parentmail. Payment … Read More

The National Space Academy

Mr T RobinsonNews

The Science Department were very pleased to welcome The National Space Academy to Pewsey Vale last week. All of year 9 were able to take place in a Masterclass during which they manufactured their own infrared sensors and enthusiastically investigated the infrared reflective capabilities of various shades of paint. This enabled them to select the most appropriate paint to act … Read More

SAS hero who is helping pupils succeed

Mrs L BradshawNews

IN A CLASSROOM in Pewsey Vale School, Wiltshire, a group of Year 9 and 10 pupils are watching a PowerPoint presentation by Floyd Woodrow, former SAS Major, businessman and leadership coach. But rather than seeing the break from usual lessons as an excuse to switch off or mess around, every one of them is listening raptly. In front of each … Read More

Maths Update

Mr T RobinsonNews

Year 7 Christmas coordinates: All Year 7 students took part in the annual Christmas coordinates competition. Mr Pritchard will select a winner from each class and a winner from across the year group. Years 8, 9 and 10 end of term assessments: All students in Years 8, 9 and 10 have sat an end of term assessment within their lessons.  … Read More

Sing when you are winning

Mr T RobinsonNews

The Music department really had a very busy first term. First I would like to congratulate the year 10’s on a marvellous performance at Presentation evening. They really pulled out all the stops to show us what they are capable of. Well done, girls! In term 4, the Ukulele club started rehearsing on a Wednesday afternoon and we are all … Read More