Monthly Archives: March 2014

The Music Department presents a Spring Concert for 2014

in the School Main Hall on Thursday 3rd April at 7pm (Doors open at 6.30pm) Tickets available at the door: £3/£5 An opportunity to see some of our talented small groups and soloists perform. Please come and enjoy the show!

U15 Hampshire Rugby 7’s

U15 Hampshire U15 Rugby 7’s

  Test Valley were in a strong group which consisted of Portsmouth Grammar School, Oaklands Catholic School and Bitterne Park School. Test Valley played Oaklands first and put together some good rugby try to use the width that was available to them and were 7 – 0 up until the last play when, into added… Read more »

U13 Hampshire Rugby 10’s Tournament

U13 Hampshire Rugby 10’s Tournament

The event consisted of 24 teams, 6 playing in the Cup completion and 18 in the Plate, one of which was Test Valley School. Test Valley were drawn in a tough group consisting of Ryde School, Sandown Academy (both from the Isle of Wight), Toynbee School, Warblington School and Wyvern School. Game 1: V Ryde.… Read more »

BCA Western Classic Cheerleading Competition

Cheerleading competition. BCA Western Classic

On Saturday 1st March our team the Streetz, including Megan Strom and Beth Adolph, 9G, and Laura Grinham, 8G, travelled to Exeter to compete in the BCA Western Classic. The team was entered into 5 categories and achieved a trophy in all of them. Megan and Beth were part of a team entered into the… Read more »

U16 Boys Basketball Plate Runners-up

U16 Boys Basketball Plate Runners-up 2013/2014 Season

The U16 boys basketball team, comprising of both Y11 and Y10s, reached the final of their league after finishing 3rd in the regular season and then beating the team who came second in the play-offs by an impressive 20 points! In the final they faced Upper Shirley High from Southampton, who finished top of the… Read more »

Leadership Conference 2014 Report

  Conference Report by Ben Reed 10S On the 5th March Test Valley School took several Young Leaders and two Sports Leaders to Norman Court School to join in with a Leadership Conference. Test Valley joined five other schools for the conference which was organised by Personal Best Education from Mountbatten School. The aim of… Read more »

Jacob Ness at SIAB Schools International Championships

Former pupil, Jacob Ness, competed in the SIAB Schools International Championships for England, winning both his 400m race as well as the 4x400m relay in which he participated. Well done Jacob! I competed in the 400m, wearing the England Kit in Lane 1. I had a good start and a good first 300m but started… Read more »

U16 Hampshire Bowl Rugby Final

Captain Ben Brownhall receives the U16 Hampshire Bowl

On Wednesday 24th February, the Test Valley School U16 rugby team travelled to the King Edwards Sports ground to play in the Hampshire Bowl Final against Sandown Academy from the Isle of Wight. Test Valley made a strong start and it took Sandown a little while to find their feet, as a result of this… Read more »

Kieran Hannan wins silver at British Sled Dog Sports Federation event

Kieran Hannan British Sled Dogs Championship

Kieran Hannan took part in the British Sled Dog Sports Federation & International Sled Dog Sports Federation event at the weekend. The event was held at Thetford, Norfolk. The event had a large turnout with 232 entrants taking part as it was the qualifying event for the World Championships which will be held later this… Read more »

Year 8 Young Leaders organise New Age Kurling Competition

New Age Kurling Competition

Year 7 pupils were shown the basic skills for the New Age Kurling competition by the Year 8 Young Leaders. Results 2014 Team A D S N Total Points Score Differ Position A X 13-381 82-313 14-103 7 + 30 1st D 38-133 X 22-271 15-123 7 + 23/td> 2nd S 31-821 27-223 X 27-131… Read more »

Sports & Young Leaders KS2 Indoor Girls Football Event

Sports & Young Leaders KS2 Indoor Girls Football

This year’s girls indoor football competition saw 4 teams from the local Primary Schools battle it out in the Test Valley Sports Hall. The teams competed in pool matches of 6 minutes then played for final placing. Both Wherwell and King’s Somborne had 2 teams available to compete this year. Winners 2014: Wherwell A