Ruaridh Williamson, UVI finished in the top twenty internationally in the second round of the Oxford Computer Science Challenge. He has now been invited to proceed to the final on 18 April. Well done, Ruaridh and best of luck in the final.
Many congratulations to pianist Scott Murray Cors, PVI who we learned today has just gained a distinction in the Licentiate of Trinity College, London examination. This is an excellent achievement and testimony to Scott's thorough preparation.
Yesterday, Cecilia Wilkins Dulanto and Georgie Harold-Moss, LVI were invited to sing in the Ripieno Choir for Bach's St Matthew Passion at the Royal Festival Hall with @TheBachChoir and @FlorilegiumUK; a very impressive line-up of soloists and a great experience for the girls. https://t.co/RSo7fpX2L4
Delighted to report that we have been awarded 'Runner Up' in the ESU Debating Culture Award 2018. ESU judges remarked, "We were impressed with initiatives that celebrate a whole-school debating culture, and in particular, your outreach work with other schools in the community." https://t.co/rgKl4eRJSK
In the Young Art Exhibition at the Royal College of Art, Third Prize awards have gone to Veronica Boyle, S10 in Printmaking and Camilla Ostergaard, PVI in Drawing. Angelina Kiryukhina, UVI was commended. S8s Rosalie Paget and Praskovya Kasyanenko's work was displayed. Well done!
An extraordinary day of “unbelievable drama and ecstasy” this week saw U14 footballers through to the ESFA Cup Final in the closest of matches against LeAF Academy Bournemouth on penalties. It's a second successive ESFA finals year for IPS. Congratulations to all. https://t.co/gspj2xo4SZ
Many congratulations Isla Heaton, Taeun Kim, S8 and Timur Ryklin and Robert Stephens, S9 who took part in the Junior UKMT Team Competition hosted by West London Free School finishing 5/25 schools. Well done St Paul’s, St Paul’s Girls’, Westminster and Latymer who took top four.
Senior 8s are travelling back in time today to visit Fishbourne Palace and Bignor Roman Villa with the Classics Department. Extraordinary remains left by our Roman ancestors...
LVI debaters Amelia Bennett, Georgina Burchell, Ollie Gallen, Ry Leverett, Matthew Pease and Juno Worsdell are now on their way to Slovenia with Mr Tomlinson for an international competition. Bon voyage and best of luck for the debating.
Many congratulations to Harry Slater, S10 who, with his gymnastics partner, represented Great Britain in Warsaw on Sunday 4 March. The duo won Gold in the 11-16 mixed pair event - a truly outstanding achievement.
Trains between Barnes and Hounslow suspended this afternoon. Pupils have been informed and those affected asked to consider alternative routes home. Any unsure can meet IPS staff after school to discuss their journey. From 3.50pm pupils may use mobiles to phone home if needed.
Please note that all of our after school clubs and activities today, including the LVI Higher Education evening, have been cancelled due to the poor weather. Mr Wolsey will be in touch with LVI parents to confirm rescheduled date.