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  • Peter Symonds remains the perfect place for ambition

    Outstanding A level results achieved once again by our fantastic students and staff.

    Posted on 17/08/17 at 14:06

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  • Investors in Careers Award - awarded for fourth time

    Peter Symonds College Careers department have fulfilled the necessary criteria for the fourth consecutive time since 2008 - to retain their Investor in Careers Quality Award.

    Posted on 08/06/17 at 15:11

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  • Adventurous Symonds students offered a helping hand for their gap year expeditions

    Seventeen Peter Symonds College students have received a financial boost towards their gap year plans with the receipt of a college bursary

    Posted on 17/05/17 at 09:40

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  • Baby animals join Symonds students for annual Wellbeing Week

    Peter Symonds College last week played host to a number of exciting visitors and activities, invited onto the college grounds to excite, unite and comfort the somewhat frazzled revising students.

    Posted on 16/05/17 at 17:58

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  • Symonds Students race through to the National Final

    Three Peter Symonds College students have won a place in the National Final of the British Schools Karting Championship (BSKC) 2017

    Posted on 26/04/17 at 09:37

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  • Symonds Students Enrich Ugandan Village Life

    Peter Symonds Uganda Expedition students have been busy raising money to support the grass roots charity Project Embabazi

    Posted on 19/04/17 at 09:29

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  • Symonds own St John's Ambulance super star

    A Peter Symonds Student has surpassed the local competition to be named Deputy Regional Cadet of the Year for London and the South.

    Posted on 12/04/17 at 09:27

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  • A Symonds student has proven she is one of the top young biology pupils in the country

    A Peter Symonds Student, Eleanor Craven, is one of the top 16 biology students to take part in the largest national biology competition for sixth formers

    Posted on 06/04/17 at 09:19

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  • Peter Symonds students win Hampshire County Council (HCC) air quality competition

    Symonds Environmental Science students recently won the ?Best Campaign Plan to Improve Air Quality? competition, as part of HCC?s My Journey campaign

    Posted on 27/03/17 at 09:11

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  • Hop aboard and set sail as students dazzle with this year?s performance at the Theatre Royal, Winchester

    Following the huge success of last summer's first-ever college musical 42nd Street, students of Peter Symonds College are proud to present shipboard classic Anything Goes.

    Posted on 23/03/17 at 14:11

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  • Peter Symonds Careers Week gives students a deeper insight

    Hot on the heels of their hugely successful Progression Fair, Peter Symonds Careers Department held their annual Careers Week

    Posted on 20/03/17 at 09:23

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  • Symonds Students Hit the Dance Floor for Charity

    Dancers from Peter Symonds College handed over a cheque for £1,000 to Winchester Youth Counselling this week after hitting the dance floor at the Winchester Marathon and holding a Charity Night at the College.

    Posted on 16/03/17 at 10:17

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  • Harvard Awaits Star Symonds Pupil

    A Peter Symonds student has been offered an unconditional place to study at Harvard University, one of the world's most prestigious universities.

    Posted on 16/03/17 at 09:48

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  • A special visitor to Peter Symonds College

    Students at Peter Symonds College in Winchester received a very special visitor, when Haatchi, an Anatolian Shepherd dog visited the College.

    Posted on 09/03/17 at 12:54

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  • What next for College students?

    Peter Symonds College held its annual Progression Fair, sponsored by The Symondians Association and the University of Winchester.

    Posted on 01/03/17 at 13:40

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  • Oxbridge Offers for Symonds Students

    Peter Symonds College students have once again shown they are top of the class. A total of 48 students, from 30 different secondary schools, have received offers from Oxford and Cambridge, 46 conditional and two unconditional.

    Posted on 17/02/17 at 14:31

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  • Peter Symonds launches HE+ Programme

    The 2017 HE+ programme, hosted by the University of Cambridge, has launched successfully at Peter Symonds College. Over 500 enthusiastic lower sixth students, from state schools and colleges across Hampshire, are set to meet up regularly at the College for each of the five evening sessions between now and March.

    Posted on 26/01/17 at 15:26

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  • Another outstanding performance by Peter Symonds College students

    Members of 'A Company of Fools' student theatre company at Peter Symonds College, recently delivered another exceptional production of an original play entitled "The Babushka" written by college student, Jake Mace. Over 60 Peter Symonds students showcased their talents to sell out audiences at each performance. The play was directed by the students and the music was composed by student Madeline Ashman.

    Posted on 26/01/17 at 15:08

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  • Symonds students present scientific research at the Authentic Biology Symposium in London

    Twelve Peter Symonds Biology students took part in the annual Authentic Biology Symposium at the Wellcome Trust head-quarters in London. Alongside sixth formers from St Paul's Way Trust School London, Tapton School Sheffield, Cotham School Bristol and the Simon Langton Grammar School Canterbury, the Symonds students were at the Symposium to share their individual research discoveries with leading academics and fellow students.

    Posted on 05/01/17 at 17:26

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  • Former students receive Duke of Edinburgh Awards at St James's Palace

    Five former Peter Symonds students were recent guests at St James's Palace to collect their Duke of Edinburgh Awards (DofE Awards) in a prestigious awards ceremony. Eleanor Chambers, Eryn Ann Fyson, Rosalind Martin, Amita Muthalagu and Michael Charles Sessions, were all recipients of the DofE Gold Award, a youth achievement award run in conjunction with the College and Hampshire County Council.

    Posted on 05/01/17 at 17:16

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  • Hampshire Fire and Rescue perform car crash cut-out exercise at College

    Hampshire Fire and Rescue visited Peter Symonds College to perform a simulated car crash cut-out in front of students from the College.

    Posted on 04/01/17 at 14:44

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  • Peter Symonds College tops contest between mathematics students

    Four students from Peter Symonds College, Alex Chamberlain, Aaron Freemantle, Josh Payne and Beth Thomas have won the regional final of the Hampshire Senior Team Mathematics Challenge held at Alton College. Nineteen teams of the best mathematics students from local schools and colleges tackled a series of demanding mathematical challenges for over three hours.

    Posted on 12/12/16 at 15:06

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  • Peter Symonds College in top five

    When considering which university to attend, many students aspire to study at one of the prestigious Russell Group universities including Oxbridge. In the recent BBC documentary, Will Britain Ever Have a Black Prime Minister? presented by British TV and movie star David Harewood, Peter Symonds College in Winchester was named as one of the five main contributors of students to Oxford and Cambridge nationally.

    Posted on 01/12/16 at 15:18

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  • Peter Symonds students perform at annual Thornden Hall concert

    Peter Symonds students demonstrated their impressive musical talents at this year's annual college concert held at Thornden Hall in Chandler's Ford. The magnificent showcase included music from the College Concerto Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra, College Choir and Big Band.

    Posted on 01/12/16 at 14:49

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  • College students raise money for local charity

    BTEC Sport students from Peter Symonds College have managed to raise over 250 pounds for local children's cancer charity, the Joe Glover Trust. The students ran a variety of sports events including wheelchair basketball, footgolf, 11 a-side football match and sumo suit challenges and held a cake sale, raising 260 pounds in just 50 minutes.

    Posted on 01/12/16 at 14:33

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  • Students present World War One projects to the Gallipoli Association

    Earlier this year, Peter Symonds College students Jake Penny, Jordan Lee, Holly Richardson, Tim Chattell, Jo Lonergan and Danielle Thomas visited Gallipoli peninsular located in Thrace, Turkey for a field trip organised and funded by the Gallipoli Association.

    Posted on 10/11/16 at 16:30

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  • Trainee solicitors from Blake Morgan inspire the next generation

    Trainee solicitors, Vicky Bills and Elizabeth Dennis from Blake Morgan LLP, presented prizes to the winners of the Law Department's annual essay competition and spoke to the students about their own personal journey into the legal profession. Vicky and Lizzie also offered advice to students seeking a similar career path and answered questions in a subsequent Q&A session.

    Posted on 10/11/16 at 16:23

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  • Symonds student Lucy wins Radio One Teen Hero Award at Wembley

    Peter Symonds student Lucy Rawlings was the recipient of a Radio One Teen Hero Award live on-stage at Wembley Arena at the 2016 BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards on Sunday 23rd October 2016. Together with her best friend Lauren Shea, Lucy received the Make It Digital Teen Hero Award in honour of her dedicated work inspiring young people to take up careers in the Technology, Engineering, Science and Maths sectors.

    Posted on 03/11/16 at 17:02

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  • Awards Evening 2016

    Staff, students and their families celebrated the accomplishments of 80 students at this year's Awards Evening. The ceremony paid tribute to the successes, both academic and personal, of the whole 2016 year group.

    Posted on 13/09/16 at 15:10

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