ASHBOURNE STUDENT NEWSLETTER – 24/02/2014

February 25, 2014

Good afternoon everyone, and welcome back to Ashbourne after this week of rest!

Trip to the University of East Anglia

We have organised a trip for all AS students this Thursday 27th February. We will be visiting the University of East Anglia, in Norwich. The trip includes a tour of the campus, and talks about student life in general, life at UEA, student finance,…

This is a great opportunity that will help you with your university choice next year, and prepare you to life at university.

Please meet at Ashbourne at 8.30 on Thursday.

Parents’ Evening

Our next Parents’ Evenings will take place on Tuesday 11th March for Year 12, and Thursday 20th March for Year 13 and Middle School. Please make sure that your parents let us know if they wish to attend!

3-day uni taster at Bath University

14-16 July 2014

This 3-day Uni Taster will give you the opportunity to get a head start to uni. You will find out what it’s like to study at a top university, meet current uni students and staff, and get inside information and advice about progression to university.

Attending the Uni Taster will also help you develop the following skills:

  • problem solving
  • creative thinking
  • independent learning
  • research
  • time management
  • team work

 That’s all for this week, look out for more in the next Ashbourne Newsletter!!