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How a feedback loop can strengthen learning

Chris Drummond, Head of Learning and Teaching at Wadhurst, explores a simple strategy to engage Year 7 and 8 students in their own learning.

Meet the 2022 School Captains

Our 2022 Captains are an outstanding group of young leaders.

Meet the new Head of Wadhurst

Anna-Louise Simpson highlights the advantages of a middle school, and why she chose to make the move to Wadhurst.

Farewell Greg Caldwell

Greg Caldwell retires at end 2021 after serving as Head of Wadhurst for the past 15 years.

Conversations with elders encourage empathy

Through the Argo program, our Year 7 students have been forging new connections with the elders in their lives.

Music concerts continue during lockdown

Performance in front of an audience is an important aspect of a musician's education.

New Head of Wadhurst appointed

Anna-Louise Simpson will commence as Head of Wadhurst in January 2022.

Science Week: different by design

Staging Science Week during a COVID-19 lockdown led to new approaches and mindsets.

Confidence, resilience and new friendships

Even though performances are paused, preparing to go on stage has been a transformative experience for our Year 6 and 7 drama students.

How the Olympics inspire learning

The Olympics remain as fascinating in the classroom as they are in the stadium. These are just some of the ways the Games have been part of our curriculum over the years.

The “lightbulb moment” beyond the School gates

For our geography students, there’s no better place to grasp classroom concepts than in the field.

Learning through experience at Wadhurst

Applying new knowledge in less expected ways enhances learning at Grimwade House.