Brother and Sister, County Chess Champions

Brother and Sister, County Chess Champions

Newent Community School and Sixth Form Centre Brother and Sister Are County Chess Champions.  A brother and sister at Newent Community School and Sixth Form Centre have proved themselves king and queen of the county chess scene after winning a prestigious tournament....
Message Received from International Space Station

Message Received from International Space Station

Newent students were over the moon to get a message from the International Space Station. Nine computer programming stars at Newent Community School and Sixth Form Centre took part in Mission Zero, a challenge to send a code to astronauts and computers on the ISS. The...
Sarah Gwyer – Further Exhibition in London

Sarah Gwyer – Further Exhibition in London

ARTWORK by former Newent Community School student Sarah Gwyer is in the spotlight once again as she exhibits at a major London event. The previous Welsh Artist of the Year finalist, whose Amy Winehouse sculpture attracted attention at the Royal Academy last summer, is...
CPR Training for Students

CPR Training for Students

Students at Newent Community School and Sixth Form Centre are all now learning to be life-savers thanks to a new initiative with the British Heart Foundation. Following a successful bid for equipment and support from the charity, all Year Seven and Eight students are...
Parents’ and Grandparents’ Tea

Parents’ and Grandparents’ Tea

Talented students proved they have the recipe for success as they served up tasty treats at a grandparents’ tea party this afternoon. Fourteen and fifteen year old pupils of Newent Community School and Sixth Form Centre showed off their cooking, community and teamwork...
Remembrance Service

Remembrance Service

On Friday 9th November Newent Community School and Sixth Form Centre invited local dignitaries and community members to join students, staff and Governors in their whole school act of remembrance. The school assembled on the lower field and heard Reverend Simon Mason...
Shooting down the Hillary Clinton myths

Shooting down the Hillary Clinton myths

Hillary Clinton came to visit Cheltenham to discuss, among other things, her hatred of Donald Trump! In the audience were forty students from nine surrounding schools and students studying journalism from Gloucestershire University.  The talk was based around an...