Hermes

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Week 9: Beginning Monday 12th November 2018

Below you will find further information on:

  • A letter from the Headmaster regarding staff changes

  • Schola Cantorum sing Evensong in Chapel, Thursday 15th November

  • Music Scholars’ Concert in Prince Michael Hall, Thursday 15th November

  • Letter for Year 4 Parents in regards to PSHCE curriculum

  • Letter for Year 5 Parents in regards to PSHCE curriculum

  • World War 1 Remembrance Events at DCPS

  • Future Dates 2019-2020

  • Grandparents’ Christmas Concert, Wednesday 12th December

  • Handel’s Messiah at Tewkesbury Abbey, Saturday 15th December

  • Christmas Hockey Camp

 

General notices

A letter from the Headmaster regarding staff changes

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Schola Cantorum sing Evensong in Chapel, Thursday 15th November

The Schola Cantorum will sing Evensong in Dean Close Chapel.  Everyone is very welcome.  The service will finish at 6.15 pm.

Music Scholars’ Concert in Prince Michael Hall, Thursday 15th November

All are welcome to join us on Friday for the Music Scholars concert, to be held in Prince Michael Hall, DCS.  This is a great chance for our scholars to demonstrate their solo skills. Please do come. Tickets are not required. Performers will remain in school prior to the concert. Refreshments will be served afterwards and pick up will be approximately 8.45pm.

Letter for Year 4 Parents in regards to PSHCE curriculum

Please click here to access a letter for Year 4 parents.

Letter for Year 5 Parents in regards to PSHCE curriculum

Please click here to access a letter for Year 5 parents.

World War 1 Remembrance Events at DCPS

Please click here to access the programme of events at DCPS to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of Armistice Day.

Future Dates 2019-2020

Please click here to access a document detailing the school dates for the academic year 2019-2020.

Grandparents’ Christmas Concert, Wednesday 12th December

Following the success of previous Summer and Christmas Concerts, hosted by Year 7 and Year 8 for their Grandparents and local retirement homes, we are delighted to once again invite Year 7 and Year 8 Grandparents to this year’s Christmas Concert on Wednesday 12th December.  This is wonderful opportunity to not only see pupils perform fabulous drama, music and singing, but to see the children as they serve and care for the elderly from our local community.

For more information, please contact Mrs Wells, klwells@deanclose.org.uk.

Handel’s Messiah at Tewkesbury Abbey, Saturday 15th December

Tickets are now available for Schola Cantorum’s performance of Handel’s Messiah on Saturday 15th December at 7.00pm.  The concert takes place in Tewkesbury Abbey and there will be mulled wine and soft drinks during the interval.  It is the perfect way to start the Christmas holidays!

If you would like to buy tickets please email Mrs Lyons at jclyons@deanclose.org.uk.  Tickets cost £20.00, £15.00 and £12.00 (restricted view).

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Christmas Hockey Camp

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Match Fixtures

Wednesday 14th November

  • Rugby v Pinewood School – U13A, U13B, U10A and U10B Away 2.30pm; U12A, U12B, U11A and U11B Home 2.30pm Please note cancellation of U13B
  • Rugby Festival at Clifton College Preparatory School – U13C Away 2.00pm Please note cancellation of U13C
  • Rugby festival at Wycliffe College Preparatory School – U9A and U9B Away 2.00pm Please note this is a new fixture
  • Hockey v St. Hugh’s Preparatory School – 1st VII Away 2.15pm; 2nd VII Away 3.00pm; U9A and U9B Home 1.30pm; 3rd VII, 4th VII, 5th VII and U11C Home 2.15pm; U11A, U11B, U10A and U10B Home 3.00pm

Friday 16th November

  • Girls’ Hockey – U13 In2Hockey County round Home 10.00am
  • Rugby v Berkhampstead – U9A, U9B and U8s Home 3.30pm

Saturday 17th November

  • Rugby v The King’s School Worcester – U13A and U13B Away 2.30pm; U12A and U12B Home 2.30pm
  • Hockey v Clifton College Preparatory School – 1st XI and 2nd XI Home 12.40pm