Monthly Archives: March 2017

The ‘lockers’ letter

Changes I wrote to you two weeks ago to explain we were introducing lockers to School. I am now able to outline some further changes that we plan to have in place by September. We will be operating a cashless transaction system in school whereby parents can pay for trips, rent lockers and fund their [&hellip…

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Year 9 History Balloon Debate

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Tension mounted on a Monday morning in March as students from Year 9 competed in the History Balloon Debate as part of Upstanding Day. Nine finalists elected by their peers from their form heats, delivered memorable performances as their chosen historical characters who vied for a place in a hot air balloon rapidly losing height. [&hellip…

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Enigma Machine visits Caistor Grammar School

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Dr James Grime visited the school on Tuesday and gave year 9 a fascinating presentation on the History and Mathematics of Codebreaking. The highlight of this was undoubtedly the chance to see one of the few remaining, working Enigma Machines. Afterwards, the students got the chance to be codebreakers for the day, managing to break [&hellip…

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