News & Views

The latest news from College

College families receive a weekly newsletter containing video and photo highlights from each week at Cheltenham.

Our social media channels are the best way to keep up to date with everything happening within the College community. Please browse through the posts below to see stories from the many lessons, clubs, activities and experiences taking place this week.

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instagram /  28 February 2024

Engage & Excel Congratulations to Harry (Third Form, Xt) who competed in the 2024 U17 Men's World Rowing Indoor Championships this weekend - representing GB in Prague! 🇬🇧 Harry was the youngest competitor and finished with a personal best of 1:33.1 which placed him 9th in the European Championships and 17th in the World Championships. Well done Harry!

instagram /  22 February 2024

Engage & Excel The countdown is on for our Charity Netball Match! Our 1st Team have been busy training ready for the match against @malverncollege on 5 March. All fundraising from the event will go to College’s chosen charity of the year, @thenationalstar ⭐️ With the money raised by College, National Star will be purchasing 16 ‘Mollii Suits’, an innovative piece of equipment which helps to improve the quality of life for young people with disabilities.

instagram /  22 February 2024

Leaps & Bounds Cheltenham College Science Department were pleased to note their mention in a recent article in ‘Chemistry World’ In 2017 College took part in Project M: investigating the effect of additives on calcium carbonate crystallisation through a school citizen science program. The project was run out of the Diamon Light Source in Oxfordshire. Although the cutting edge research took part seven years ago, the paper was published this year (as scientific research can move slowly)! The full article can be read via the link below:

instagram /  16 February 2024

Enjoy & Excel With successes in Swimming, Rackets, Netball, Rugby Sevens and Hockey, the final week before the half term break was a motivational one! 🌟 We are looking forward to seeing our sportspeople back on the courts and pitches on their return to College next week.

instagram /  16 February 2024

A beautifully sunny Friday morning at College ☀️ College has been very quiet this week without the hustle and bustle of pupils going to lesson, Sport, Music, Drama and all their co-curricular activities! We are looking forward to welcoming everyone back next week for the second half of the Spring Term! 🌷🌱

instagram /  14 February 2024

Green & Grow As part of the DofE ‘Green Up College’ project, our pupils have been involving themselves in sustainable gardening initiatives. Within the project, our pupils are growing houseplants and installing them across the College. Not only will this increase our air quality, but it also aims to increase mental health through having greener indoor spaces! 🌱🌿

instagram /  12 February 2024

Loud & Clear Snapshots from our Spring Term Charity Cabaret show. 📸🎼 The evening was a wonderful medley of talent, with performances from JIG, Collegei8, String T’ing and Sixth Form vocalists and instrumentalists. The fundraising event was in aid of College's chosen charities; National Star and Langa Township Preschool Trust, Cape Town.

instagram /  10 February 2024

Loud & Clear Thursday evening was a brilliant showcase of musical talent at the Charity Cabaret show. The event was open to Upper College pupils, parents and staff, who watched acts including; JIG, Collegei8, String T’ing, Sixth Form vocalists and instrumentalists performing songs from Phantom of the Opera and ABBA, impressing the audience with their passion and dedication. All profits from the event will go to College’s chosen charities; National Star and Langa Township Preschool Trust, Cape Town.