BTEC Charity Talent Show Concert

BTEC Charity Talent Show Concert

Posted on: October 28th 2019

#BTEC Charity Concert #Talent Show

The BTEC Talent Show Concert was an amazing experience. The audience was very lively, regardless of who was on stage, people cheered and clapped for all the performers. A magic showcase was the most memorable act of that day – I remember the disbelief on people’s faces and how in…

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Open Mic Concert 22/10/19

Posted on: October 28th 2019

#music #Open Mic

Just after the Talent Show last Thursday, I had another singing performance with Kenneth, Jason and Jack. In order to share music to the school and help with Jason’s BTEC work, we sang ‘Hey Jude’, a well-known song by the Beatles in front of teachers and classmates. As the Open-mic…

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An Inspector Calls

Posted on: October 21st 2019

#English #Theatre Severn

On a slightly rainy evening, all Form 5 students set out to Theatre Severn to watch “An Inspector Calls”, JB Priestley’s classic thriller, directed by Stephen Daldry. Here are comments of two ‘English as a second language’ students who thoroughly enjoyed the play: It was very useful, and we had…

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Form 5 Geography Field Trip

Posted on: October 18th 2019

#Field Trip #Geography

It was after Saturday tests when we were waiting patiently for our long-awaited departure to the Field Study centre: Rhyd-y-creuau, located in North Wales. We arrived at the centre at about 12 pm when we had our lunch followed by our first lesson on rivers. As we arrived at Migneint,…

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SPORTS REPORT: U16 County Netball Tournament

Posted on: October 14th 2019

#Netball #Sports Reports

Team List: Karina (Captain), Carissa,  Eve,  Mimi,  Aimee, Flori, Izzy, Georgia. In our first game we were playing Thomas Telford. We were doing quite well in the first half so by half time the score was already 3-1 to us. In the second half we managed to get into space…

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SPORTS REPORT: 25/09/19 (U16 Girls Netball)

Posted on: October 14th 2019

#Netball #Sports Reports

Concord College 16 & under Girls vs. Tettenhall College – Score: 30-14 Loss Team List: Karina (Captain), Carissa,  Eve,  Mimi,  Jennifer, Aimee, Flori, Joanne. On 25th September, we took our u16 netball team to Tettenhall College. It was our first match of the season, so we wanted to get off to…

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Silver Duke of Edinburgh 2019

Posted on: October 14th 2019

#Duke of Edinburgh #Outdoor Education #Silver Award

Last weekend, the Silver Duke of Edinburgh group went on an assessed expedition to Mangrovery. Day 1 The first day of our expedition was long and hard and somewhat miserable. But this gave us the chance of improvement for the next few days… The expedition started off bitterly. We struggled…

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House Cross Country 2019

Posted on: October 14th 2019

#House Cross Country #House Sports

This year’s first big house event was House Cross-country, on Wednesday October 2nd, and as always it didn’t disappoint. This year there was a record number of 502 finishers, 178 of whom were in the Lower school race – this was quite a feat, despite the downpour of rain during…

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Form 5 Canoe Trip

Posted on: October 11th 2019

#Canoe trip #Outdoor Education

On Saturday morning, 21st September 2019, all the Form 5 students travelled offsite to experience canoeing on the River Severn, heading towards Shrewsbury. Most of the students stayed in their tutor groups, while a few groups were divided into different segments. Although we knew that the trip could be tiring…

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International Food Fayre 2019

Posted on: October 7th 2019

#Concord Societies #Food Fayre #International

The aroma of the food wafted across the room as I entered Concord’s West End. It was filled with hungry teenagers – like cats and dogs eager and ‘fighting’ for food. As I walked across the densely packed room, picking out which countries’ foods I should try first, my eyes…

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SPORTS REPORT: 25/09/19 (U16 Girls Basketball)

Posted on: October 1st 2019

#Basketball #Sports Reports

Concord College 16 & under Girls vs. Thomas Telford – Score: 35-12 Win Team List: Merissa, Myrtle, Tiffany, Yumiko, Thasya, Tanya, Aerin, Wiroyo, Liza, Gaby, Jia and Sophia. On Wednesday 25th September, the U16 girls’ basketball team travelled to Thomas Telford for a friendly game. This was our first match of…

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