News about ‘Leadership’

Youth Speaks

Rotary International

Huge congratulations to the Year 9 team from Test Valley School: Eve Wansboro, Cerys Hotchkiss and Keshni Bhoodhoo. They participated in the first round of the Youth Speaks Competition organised by the Rotary Club of Andover. Three other local schools were also competing. Each school’s team comprised a chairperson, a vote of thanks and a… Read more »

Chess Club

Test Valley School Chess Club is a new departure this year. Initially started as a club for the new Year 7 pupils it has already drawn interest and participation from pupils from other years as well as staff. Last half term pupils played each other in a series of ‘friendly’ games, but this half term… Read more »

Charity Work Undertaken by Pupils

On Wednesday 8th November pupils were invited to listen to a talk by Oliver Taylor in Year 10. Oliver spent a month of the summer holidays working with the Scouts in Tanzania building a campsite. Before he went he spent over a year raising funds to be able to go as well as having to… Read more »

TVS Challenge

Test Valley Challenge award ceremony

On Thursday 13th July Year 7, 8 & 9 pupils from Test Valley School celebrated completing their Test Valley Challenge and received a certificate and medal at a special presentation evening from one of our sponsors. It was lovely to welcome a number of pupils with their families. Over this school year pupils in Key… Read more »

Test Valley’s Head Boy and Head Girl

We are pleased to announce that with the votes now collected and counted, we can officially announce the new Head Boy, Head Girl and their deputies: Head Boy: Teyi Adeyeye Head Girl: Alice Woodfield Deputy Head Boy: Felix Hammer Deputy Head Girl: Amelia Cairns   We congratulate all of you. We also commend the other… Read more »

Head Boy & Head Girl

Ballot Box

Over the last few weeks after much deliberation and formal interviews, we appointed our Prefects for next year. Now it is time to elect our new Head Boy and Head Girl, along with the new Deputy Head Boy and Deputy Head Girl. The candidates for Head Boy are: Teyi Adeyeye Felix Hammer Corey Penfound Josh… Read more »

Four Weeks to Go

Test Valley Challenge

Our Key Stage Three pupils have been working hard all year to complete the Test Valley Challenge and now there are only four weeks to go until prizes are awarded… keep up the good work!

Prefect Interviews

On Thursday 18th and Friday 19th May, Year 10 pupils completed the process for becoming a Prefect. They had already completed an application and on these days they faced a formal interview and a team building task. Mrs Stubbs was aided by Carly and Rachel, two representatives from Lloyds Banking Group in Andover and the… Read more »

KS1 Movement Festival

Last week, four local primary schools attended our KS1 Movement Festival which involved seven fun activities all linked to the theme of movement. Twenty-three Years 7 and 8 Young Sports Leaders worked with the Personal Best Education coaching company to host the activities and make sure the KS1 pupils all had fun. Activities included the… Read more »

Bronze Ambassador Day 2017

Nominated Pupil Ambassadors from local primary schools arrived at Test Valley with the expectation of a full and varied day. Four pupils from each school had been selected for this day by their primary school teachers as these pupils who had the required qualities to make a good Ambassador. The Young Sports Leaders from Test… Read more »

New Age Kurling

New Age Kurling

The Year 7 New Age Kurling competition continues with the tutor groups competing against each other in a very tight and close event. With only one week left to the final matches, three teams have equal points: 7A / 7D and 7S, so it could all be down to the scoring of each match with… Read more »

Update from the Pupil Council

This week we the Pupil Council met with our canteen manager to discuss some of our ideas for the canteen.  We wanted to feel we could have a say in some of the different aspects of the canteen and we are very excited for the launch of a weekly meal deal. We are also very excited about the launch… Read more »