Projects and collaborations

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Weekly Use of the Swimming Pool for Primary School Swimming Lessons

Woldingham School have offered the use of their swimming pool to St Francis' Catholic Primary School so that their pupils can have swimming lessons. …

volunteering

Annual Parishioners' Lunch

On Tuesday 3 July 2017 Woldingham School hosted a lunch for residents from local nursing homes and senior parishioners from the Sacred Heart Parish in Caterham and the Catholic Parish of Oxted an …

volunteering

29th Purley Scouts' Activity Event Held At Woldingham School

On 23 June 2017 Woldingham School welcomed 29th Purley Scouts to use the school grounds for a cycling, hiking and rounders activity day. …

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Academic Enrichment Day for Year 5 Students at Local Primary Schools

Woldingham School invited students from Woodlea Primary School, St Francis' Catholic Primary School and St John's Catholic Primary School to join them for a full day of academic enrichment.  The …

music

St Francis' Talent Show

Woldingham's Head of Marden (Lower School), Director of Music and Head of Drama were invited to attend the St Francis Talent Show Competition on Friday 26 May 2017 as judges.  They were treated t …

governance

Bursar of Woldingham School Joins Sunnydown School as a Co-Opted Governor

Sunnydown School is a special boarding secondary school situated in Caterham, Surrey, England. The school educates 82 students aged from 11 to 16.  Mr Niall Campbell, Bursar of Woldingham Sc …

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Science Enrichment Morning

Woldingham School's STEM Society had the idea of inspiring younger generations into STEM related careers by inviting 60 Year 2 students to a Science enrichment morning.  The pupils at St Francis …

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Student Leadership Conference

In June 2017 Woldingham School will host the first of what is hoped will become an annual Year 7 and Year 8 debate afternoon between four schools (Beechwood Sacred Heart School, Sacred Heart Catholic …

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Woldingham School's Deputy Head Academic is a Governor at Godstone Village School

Woldingham School's Deputy Head Academic is a Governor at Godstone Village School. …

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Developing a strategy for the role of Chaplaincy

Woldingham School's Chaplain is working with the Headteacher of St Mary's Catholic High School following their recent Ofsted/Section 48 Inspection to develop a strategy for the role of Chaplaincy with …

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US University Applications

This project is an opportunity to share expertise in the area of applying to US universities.  As fees have risen for UK universities opportunities to attend university in the USA have risen as a …

music

Concert at St Mark's

Students from Year 7 to Upper Sixth at Woldingham School put on a fundraising concert for the local community at St Mark's Church Woodcote.  The scholars and chamber choir performed and the money …

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Universities Fair

Sixth Form students from Warlingham School were invited to attend a Universitis Fair held at Woldingham School on Wednesday 11 January 2017 to share resources and valuable information about choosing a …

volunteering

Operation Christmas Child

Students in Years 7 and 8 at Woldingham School collectively donated 79 shoe boxes filled with toys for children around the world who would otherwise not be fortunate to receive presents at Christmas. …

music

Participation of St Francis Catholic Primary School in the Woldingham School Carol Service at Westminster Cathedral in London

This opportunity was identified by Woldingham's Director of Music in 2014.  Links between the two schools are well established and students from St Francis' Choir were invited to join Woldingham …

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Student Leadership Conference (Sacred Heart Catholic High School, Fenham, Newcastle-upon-Tyne)

On 15 and 16 September 2016, Woldingham School hosted a school leaders' conference with three secondary schools; Beechwood Sacred Heart School, Sacred Heart High School and Sacred Heart Catholic High …

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Care Home Community Christmas Parties

The nursing homes each hold an annual Christmas party for their residents.  Staff and students from Woldingham School provide food and drink which they serve to the staff and residents, and the s …

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Fundraising Concert for St Catherine's Hospice

St Catherine'sHospice hold a fundraising concert every two years and Woldingham School provides use of its staff and auditorium at no charge to the charity. …

music

Junior Choir Festival

Woldingham School has hosted its first Junior Choir Festival with local primary schools. The fun filled afternoon included singing workshops for the primary students designed to develop their musicali …

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Thrive Day

Woldingham School's Thrive Day theme was 'Into The Community'.  The students wanted to give back to their local community and so Year 10 and 11 girls undertook a mixture of volunteering work from …

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Faith In Action Lecture Series

Woldingham School is located in the Redhill Deanery within the Catholic Diocese of Arundel and Brighton.  The School works closely with local parishes and Sacred Heart Schools in developing faith and …

governance

Director of IT at Woldingham School is Chair of Governors at Rocks Park Primary School

Mr Paul Ireland, Director of IT at Woldingham School, has become Chair of Governors at Rocks Park Primary School in Uckfield. …

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Student Leadership Conference (Sacred Heart High School, London)

Woldingham School host a School Leaders' Conference with three secondary schools; Beechwood Sacred Heart School, Sacred Heart High School and Sacred Heart Catholic High School. Sacred Heart High Scho …

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Deanery Meetings for the Clergy & Study Days for Eucharistic Ministers and Readers who serve in the local parishes.

Deanery meetings allow for the planning and continued growth of the school and parishes within the Diocese and the national Church.  The study days are to help those who minister in their parishe …

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Volunteering at Tupwood Gate Nursing Home

Sixth Form students at Woldingham School regularly support Tupwood Gate Nursing Home in Caterham by visiting residents and day visitors three times per week from the Autumn Term through to the Spring …

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Community Outreach Partnership with Longmead House Nursing Home

Girls from Woldingham School's sixth form, aged between 16 and 18 years of age, regularly visit Longmead House Nursing Home to socialise and play games with the residents of the home. …

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Supporting Elizabeth Court Nursing Home

Sixth Form students from Woldingham School visit Elizabeth Court Nursing Home three times a week for an hour from the Autumn to the Spring term to talk and listen to residents. They also play card and …

music

Tandridge Music Concert

The Tandridge Music Concert is a concert of music from the partner schools in the Tandridge Music Hub.  It involves 200 students from across the hub. …

volunteering

Woldingham School's Support of the Purley Food Hub

Each year, Woldingham School's students donate food and toiletries to the Purley Food Hub through a number of collections throughout the year, as well as offering their services at the food bank.. …

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Donations to Caterham Foodbank

The students at Woldingham School make regular donations to the Caterham Foodbank through their link with the Sacred Heart Church in Caterham. …

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Supporting the Cardinal Hume Centre

The students at Woldingham School support The Cardinal Hume Centre by putting together 'blessings in a bag' through donations from students and staff to support the work of the Centre.  A number …

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Blessing Bags In Support of St Anne's Day Centre

Led by the Social Responsibility Team, students and staff at Woldingham School collect and donate items for blessing bags in support of St Anne's Day Centre for homeless and isolated people in the Bri …

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Enrichment & Activity Day for Local Year 6 Primary Pupils

120 students from three local primary schools, Whyteleafe Primary, St Francis' and Woodlea, were invited to bring their Year 6 pupils to Woldingham School on 4 July 2014 for an enrichment day.  P …

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Celebrating Whole School Masses

St Mary's is a Catholic High School in Croydon.  It is an improving school with a new leadership team recently put in place. …

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Donation of surplus equipment

St Mary's RC High School is a voluntary aided Catholic school for 750 mixed students aged 11-19.  In July 2015 Woldingham School donated surplus furniture and equipment from its Science Centre. …

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Drama Production

Year 5 and 6 students from Woodlea Primary School were invited to attend the dress rehearsal of Woldingham's Year 7 production of 'Dr Doolittle' on Wednesday 22 June 2016. …

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'Dr Doolittle' Drama Production

Year 5 and 6 students from St Francis' Catholic Primary School were invited to attend the dress rehearsal of Woldingham's Year 7 production of 'Dr Doolittle' on Wednesday 22 June 2016. …

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Local Schools Quicksticks Hockey Tournament held at Woldingham School

Woldingham School provide the use of their astropitch for Active Surrey's local schools 'Quicksticks' hockey tournament. …

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Use of Function Rooms

Woldingham School provide the use of function rooms to St Francis' Primary School for parents and staff events including their annual Christmas dinner and dance. …

governance

Head of Sixth Form at Woldingham School is a Co-opted Governor at Shipbourne Primary School

Ms Josephine Lane, Head of Sixth Form at Woldingham School, is a co-opted Governor at Shipbourne Primary School in Tonbridge, Kent. …

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Use of Grounds and Sports Facilities for Scout Camps

Woldingham School offer the free use of its grounds and sports facilities to 9th Wimbledon Scouts on a regular basis for four day long Scout camps. …

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Weekly Use of the Swimming Pool for Year 5 Swimming Lessons

Woldingham School provides free use of the school's swimming pool for one term each year for swimming lessons for Woodlea Primary School's Year 5 students followed by a gala. …

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Reading with St Francis' Catholic Primary

  Students from Woldingham School's Sixth Form visit St Francis' Catholic School to listen to their students read on a weeky basis in the Autumn and Spring terms. …

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Reading with Woodlea Primary School

Sixth Form students from Woldingham School visit Woodlea Primary School on a weekly basis during term time to listen to primary students read (aged from 5 to 11 years). …

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Regular invitations to join our Cultural Speakers' programme

Every half term our Cultural Society invites speakers to deliver an hour long lecture to our students.  Previous speakers include politicians, writers, poets, filmmakers and a holocaust survivor. …


School details

Woldingham School
Marden Park
Woldingham School
Caterham
CR3 7YA
England

T: +44 (0)1883 349431
E: schooloffice@woldinghamschool.co.uk
W: www.woldinghamschool.co.uk

Head's name
Mrs Alex Hutchinson
Religious affiliation
Roman Catholic
Day/Boarding type
Day, Weekly, Full boarding
Gender profile
Girls only
Size
548 pupils
Boarding
288
Day
260
Sixth form
160

Girls

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