Calling all upcoming directors

Calling all upcoming directors

Posted on: April 26th 2019

#Directors #House Competition #House Film

On the 9th April, at the end of a fairly warm day, Concordians gathered in the theatre to watch the highly anticipated ‘House Film’ competition. The room was tense, electrified with excitement to see what each house had ‘cooked up’. What I have come to realise about Concord students, is…

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Concord competes in ShrewsMUN

Posted on: April 26th 2019

#Debate #MUN

‘CONCORD MODEL UNITED NATIONS SOCIETY EMBARKED ON A LOCAL MUN COMPETITION AT SHREWSBURY SCHOOL’ Recently, the Concord Model United Nations (MUN) Society embarked on a local Model United Nations competition at Shrewsbury School. Model United Nations, or MUN, is a form of simulated debate wherein participants (or in MUN jargon,…

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A flash of Concord’s FilmFest

Posted on: April 23rd 2019

#Competition #House Film

As the term was drawing to a close, Concord held its annual House Film Festival on 9th April. The four ‘houses’ (Gandhi, Mandela, Pankhurst, and Teresa) had been committed to creating these short films throughout the term, and I know, firsthand, that hours and hours of work had been put…

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“A night that captured the essence of Concord”

Posted on: April 23rd 2019

#BTEC Music #Concert #Fundraising

Amidst all the busy activities and stress from the upcoming exams, students from Concord’s Form 5 BTEC group put together a spectacular concert— from managing the light and sound controls to holding rigorous auditions— in support of the Make-A-Wish foundation. This event could not have been more meaningful as students…

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The 9th April 2019

Posted on: April 16th 2019

#Film Festival #House Film

On the 9th of April 2019, the House Film Festival screening took place with many excited students and staff gathering at the theatre, eagerly waiting to view the short films produced by the four houses (Gandhi, Mandela, Pankhurst, Teresa). The four production teams were given a phrase: “You mean they…

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House Film Festival 2019

Posted on: April 15th 2019

#Film Festival #House Film

Tonight’s House ‘Filmfest’ had the theatre brimming with students all eager to be entertained. Little did we know we were about to experience so much more. All four houses were instructed to include the line ‘Have you not heard of the tale…’ A line that Mr Rawlison proudly proclaimed to…

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Triathlon event added to the House Competition

Posted on: April 15th 2019

#House Sport #House Triathlon

For the first time ever, Concord College added a triathlon event to the annual House Competition, contributing to the overall winner for this 2018-2019 academic year. There was actually a significant number of events students could participate in, as for the run, cycle and swim, individuals or teams of three…

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First day of the Easter break at Concord

Posted on: April 15th 2019

#Concord Life #Easter

The 11th of April marked our first day of the Easter holiday. With only around a hundred or so people left in school, our campus has been quieter than ever. The usual laughs from students were gone, and instead, I was surrounded by the sound of birds and cats. My…

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A bit of Comic Relief for Concord

Posted on: April 12th 2019

#Comic Relief #Fundraising

On Friday 15th of March, the college opened itself up to a bit of Comic Relief before the stress of the looming examinations made itself known. Red Nose Day was a huge success, with varying levels of participation; some took to the corridors of Concord wearing what they ‘rolled out…

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Making wishes come true

Posted on: April 10th 2019

#BTEC Music #Make A Wish

On 21st of March, Concord students and staff members gathered in the theatre to witness – once again – the talent and creativity of their fellow schoolmates. The event everyone was looking forward to, was a charity concert, and was organised by the Form 4 BTEC Music group. This concert’s…

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