Notices to Parents and Guardians
Lower Sixth Lecture on ‘After Shrewsbury’ – Tuesday 8th January 2019 at 7.30pm
On the first day back in January, the Lower Sixth have a compulsory talk from Toby Percival on applying to university. He will go over the various things to consider and outline the support structures in place to help them make an informed decision. He will also discuss other potential routes after Shrewsbury, including School Leaver Programmes and Degree Apprenticeships, which have grown significantly in recent years.
Though the talk is directed at the pupils, parents are warmly welcome to attend should they wish. It will take place in the Ashton Theatre at 7.30pm.
Girls' Hockey Tour to Portugal 2019
After a very successful Hockey Tour to Holland in 2017, we will be running another tour to Portugal from 20th - 23rd October 2019. This is open to all girls from Third Form to Sixth Form. Please see Mrs Kelly's letter for full details: Portugal Hockey Tour 2019.
The deadline for signing up is 25th January 2019.
Choral Evensong and 'Introduction to Boarding' Event at Chester Cathedral, Wednesday 27th February 2019
Parents, guardians and friends of Shrewsbury School are warmly invited to join the Chapel Choir in the beautiful medieval setting of Chester Cathedral for an uplifting Service of Choral Evensong on Wednesday 27th February. The service begins at 5:30pm and will be followed by a reception of drinks and canapés (6:30 – 8:00pm), hosted by the Headmaster and senior staff.
We are extending this invitation to members of the public and Cheshire community, who are welcome to join us and discover more about boarding and Shrewsbury School life. If you know of anyone to whom this will be of interest, please invite them along.
Further details are included under 'Forthcoming Events' below.