Author Archives: Helen Haysom

Mendip Studio School students return from conservation expedition to Borneo

Three students from the Mendip Studio School have been causing headlines in Sarawak, on the island of Borneo, this summer where they have set up the Borneo’s first orchid propagation laboratory. Seventeen year old, Jess Buckle explained; “Tallis, Chloe and …
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Taekwon-Do

Confidence, resilience, determination, goals. That is what taekwondo has given Callie. This morning she told her journey and dreams to her fellow students and how Taekwondo has helped her through school when it has been difficult. Already a gold, silver …
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Our Students Provide First Aid

As part of their Level 3 BTEC IT course our students undertake a project for local businesses. This ‘hands-on’ experience allows them to develop all the skills they require to deliver a practical business project, from initial concept meetings through …
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GCSE Success for Mendip Students 2019

The Mendip Studio School had very positive results last week in their A levels, and now celebrate strong GCSEs. A good number of youngsters intend to stay on for post 16 studies at the school and it has been a …
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A Level Exam Results 2019

Mendip Studio School Sixth Form students are celebrating their successes in their A Level results. This is the third cohort of Sixth Formers to complete their A Levels with us and we congratulate them all on their hard work, resilience …
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Conservation and Education

The Orchid Project recently attended the IOCC conference at Kew. The event provided our students with an opportunity to learn from leading scientists about their worldwide conservation work. They also had the opportunity to spend time with our Malaysian Partner …
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Letters Home

Some information that has been sent home can be accessed by clicking the link(s) below. If the item you need is not listed here, please check Insight. Year 11 – Final Letter Home May 2019

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Success at the Devon Orchid Show

Students from the Orchid Project continued to build on their recent successes when they showcased a diverse range of their orchids at the Devon Orchid Show. The students took home an impressive 11 awards at the show, where they presented …
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Year 10 B&NES Schools Football Champions!

This year’s final saw our Year 10 take to the pitch against St Gregory’s School on 2nd May. Ben S scored a great goal from the wing putting us in the lead at the close of the first half.  St …
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Banter and Bullying #neverOK

Several students took part in a Banter and Bullying event at Bath University on Thursday 2nd May. It was a great day with lots of activities and workshops which included responding to online bullying and harassment, micro-aggressions and their macro …
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