Legacy News

Here you can browse our legacy news stories from September 2016 – July 2018.

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Parent/Carer Building Resilience Training Workshop

On Tuesday 10th July, the academy’s Parent Forum hosted a training workshop for parents/carers to help build resilience in their children.  According to Public Health England, building resilience in our children can increase achievement,…
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Year 8 girls enjoy an afternoon of STEM empowerment

On Monday 25th June 2018, 55 girls in Year 8 attended an afternoon empowerment conference, comprising of the screening of the film ‘Hidden Figures’ and a discussion about careers and the benefits associated with studying Science, Technology,…
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Year 12 Maths students visit HQS Wellington

On Wednesday 27th June, a group of 16 A Level Maths students took part in a trip to the historic HQS Wellington, the floating museum ship moored along The Embankment.  The students applied Maths learnt in the classroom to their real life surroundings,…
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Apax Partners Paid Work Placement

  Abida Ali, one of the academy’s star Year 12 students, successfully secured a week’s paid placement at Apax Partners, a global British private equity firm that is one of the oldest and largest firms operating on an international…
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‘I am an engineer get me out of here’ online session

  On Monday 17th June, our very own STEMETTES club – an enrichment opportunity that encourages girls to pursue careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths – participated in an online event, where they could ask questions…
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Year 11s get a taste of Spanish culture

On Wednesday 20th June, the Spanish department organised a really exciting taster lesson and cultural event for our current Year 11s in order for them to truly experience an A level lesson in preparation for embarking on their A level studies…
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Graduation Trip at Kings College

On Saturday 12th May, four Year 9 students attended the Graduation Event for the Scholars Programme run by the Brilliant Club. Last year, these students worked with a PhD tutor on a research project on the French Revolution developing their…
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Student Maths team count on each other…all the way to the Grand Final!

  On Tuesday 12th June, a team of student Maths enthusiasts travelled to City Hall to compete in the semi-finals of the Count on Us Maths Challenge. The team got off to a tough start, winning only one game of Hex in the first…
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Year 12 students secure engineering work experience

After taking part in a series of Pathways to Engineering workshops that culminated in reaching the final event in March,  Joshua Olasunbo and Fardeed Chowdhury, two of our very own aspirational and hardworking Year 12 students, had the opportunity…
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Thank you message from First Love Foundation

Social Action at MAS provides our students with many opportunities to meaningfully engage with the world around them.  We encourage our students to create positive change within their communities, instilling the values of good citizenship. …
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Asian Women of Achievement awards ceremony

On Thursday 9th May 2018, students from MAS, along with our partner school Mulberry School for Girls, were invited to the Asian Women of Achievement awards ceremony at The Hilton hotel. Students had the opportunity to mingle and network…
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Explorer Ben Saunders visits MAS

   On Tuesday 8th May, Sixth Form and Duke of Edinburgh students were lucky to have Ben Saunders visit the academy and speak to them about his many expeditions around the world. As a record beating British polar explorer, endurance athlete,…