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Y8 trip to Dover Castle

Year 8 travelled to Dover Castle last Friday as part of their Common Entrance studies on the Middle Ages. We had to contend with persistent rain but fortunately we were under cover for much of the day. Split into two groups for their first assignments; one group visited the exhibition on the Angevin Empire. There was a lot of information in this exhibition on Henry II’s family and the reasons for extending and enlarging Dover Castle. The second group had a work sheet to complete on the Princess of Wales’s regiment. This was a fascinating exhibition covering the history of the regiment from the 1600’s up to modern times. The groups then swapped over and managed to complete both assignments by lunchtime. After lunch we spent an hour exploring Henry II’s Great Tower. This is on 3 levels and we found out what each floor was used for. The Great Tower is hugely impressive and you are able to discover a great deal of information about life at the time of Henry II.
A very enjoyable visit which should help our Year 8 pupils with their History studies.

Year 7 trip to Battle Abbey

13 October 2017

Year 7 had a great trip to Battle Abbey last Friday discovering lots of information about the Battle of Hastings.

Full STEAM ahead! Helicopter simulators, sports cars and transplant surgery.

12 October 2017

Rose Hill recently held a week of fun, challenging and educational activities focused on STEAM subjects.

Tonbridge Wildlife Photography competition

12 October 2017

Rose Hill pupils were amongst the winners announced at the Tonbridge Wildlife Photography competition last weekend.

Folly Wildlife Rescue Centre visits Year 1

12 October 2017

Year 1 were visited by Folly Wildlife Rescue Centre as part of their Alice in Wonderland topic this term.

Y7 Team Building Day @BewlWater

16 September 2016

On Thursday 15th September Year 7 went to Bewl Water...

The football season is underway...

16 September 2016

This week saw the commencement of the football season at Rose Hill School.

National Finals of the model rocket car competition - Bloodhound SSC @SantaPod

26 July 2016

Four pupils from Year 7 qualified for the National Finals of the inaugural Micro:bit model rocket car competition.

Arthur Scoops Gold In National Championship

05 July 2016

Arthur won gold for long jump in the IAPS National Athletics championship in Birmingham yesterday.

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