Projects and collaborations

Projects and collaborations can be large or small, long-term or one off. All offer a clear benefit or value to the pupils involved. Whatever the nature and scope of activities, they only ever exist because a local need has been identified and there are dedicated and enthusiastic school leaders at the helm to make it work. Read more on what makes a successful partnershipIf you are thinking of setting up a new independent-state school partnership or building up an existing one, these Dos and Don’ts might help.

A selection of projects and partnerships involving independent schools and maintained schools or community groups can be found below.

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State school partnerhip - swiming provision for local primary school pupils

St Swithun's provides free weekly use of the school swimming pool and swimming tuition for pupils from Four Marks Primary School. …

Partners

  • St Swithun's School
  • Four Marks Church of England Primary School, Four Marks, Alton
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Establishing a Maths Hub for young people in the region

St Swithun’s has developed a reputation as a hub for mathematical activities within the region, giving access to the subject to children from local state and independent schools in addition to C …

Partners

  • St Swithun's School
  • UK Maths Trust
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State school partnerships - weekly reading support for primary school pupils

15 pupils provide reading support for pupils at Winnall Primary School. They deliver one hour of support each week during term time. …

Partners

  • St Swithun's School
  • Winnall Primary School, Winnall, Winchester
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Support for older residents at Oak House Residential Home

Yr 11 visit and support a local old peoples home as part of the school's community outreach programme …

Partners

  • Royal Hospital School
  • Oak House
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Suffolk Schools Athletic Association

RHS provides a regular venue for Cross Country events organised for Maintained and Independent Schools as part of the Suffolk Schools Athletics Association …

Partners

  • Royal Hospital School
  • Suffolk Schools Athletic Association
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Youth Speaks

Youngsters from across Great Britain and Ireland have stepped up to the challenge of public speaking throughout this year’s Rotary Youth Speaks Competition. RHS both takes part and makes its fac …

Partners

  • Royal Hospital School
  • Rotary (1)
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Widening access through bursaries

Bursaries and scholarships have been awarded over the past year at a cost of £927,809. Of this £705,521 (4.75% of fee income) was committed to means tested awards to some 34 pupils, of whi …

Partners

  • St Swithun's School
  • The Springboard National Children's Foundation and individual familes
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Swimming facilities inc Baby Swim

Our Swimming pool is used to provide a swimming club for the local community- we also provide a Baby Swim facility where some pupils provide lifeguarding facilities …

Partners

  • Royal Hospital School
  • Holbrook Community (4)
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RHS Buglars are used to support local Royal British Legion Events across Suffolk

RHS Buglars are used to support local Royal British Legion Events across Suffolk …

Partners

  • Royal Hospital School
  • Holbrook Community (3)
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Disabled Games at RHS with Avenues East

Avenues first worked in the East of England when we started to manage services in Cambridge in 1998. Our presence in the region grew significantly in 2011 when Optua became part of Avenues. Suffolk is …

Partners

  • Royal Hospital School
  • Avenues East
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Sports Leaders assisting at Primary Schools

Sports Leaders assisting at local Primary Schools as part of the school's outreach programme …

Partners

  • Royal Hospital School
  • Holbrook Primary School, Holbrook, Ipswich
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Suffolk Community Foundation

the newly formed, pupil-led School Charity Committee has launched its plans to raise funds £15,000 for the Suffolk Community Foundation this academic year. The Suffolk Community Foundation  …

Partners

  • Royal Hospital School
  • Suffolk Community Foundation
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Sing Up Suffolk

After the huge success of last year’s Sing Up! Suffolk choral workshop, we were today joined by almost 600 Year 5 and 6 primary school pupils for an energy-filled, fun-packed vocal day directed …

Partners

  • Royal Hospital School
  • Local Primary Schools (1)
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Venue for Lectures

On Wednesday 18 January pupils from RHS and schools in the surrounding area were treated to a university-level classics lecture by Dr Frisby of Kings College London. She spoke to the assembled crowd …

Partners

  • Royal Hospital School
  • Local Schools
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Venue for Elite Insurance Rugby 7s

Northampton Saints has announced that the Royal Hospital School will play host for a round of the 2017 Elite Insurance Schools Sevens Series. Almost 100 schools have already signed up to compete in th …

Partners

  • Royal Hospital School
  • Regional Maintained Schools

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