This term the Fifth Form Latin and Greek pupils had a wonderful evening in which they were treated to a Greek-style meal, expertly prepared by the canteen staff. It was then straight to the classics department where four presentations on aspects of the Classical world, that don’t reach examination boards, and their prescriptions. Head of Classics, Mr Allen, spoke about an iconic Roman statue, the Augustus of Prima Porta, while others chose important Athenian politicians (Solon, Pisistratus and Cleisthenes) and discussed the attitudes of the ancients towards animal. The pupils were even entertained with a talk on ancient medicine.

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