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For we want to celebrate volunteers such as who is helping a student understand the world of journalism. With work experience cancelled, conversations around careers are more important than ever


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thank you for “Something inside so strong” this beautiful evening. Reminded me of this pre lockdown moment when chamber choir performed it . They were headed to Sweden to sing all together but it was cancelled😢 Glad ur back Amy 🤗


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We need everyone to help protect vulnerable children during the COVID-19 crisis. If you see or hear something that doesn’t sit right with you, please call the Kingston and Richmond Safeguarding Children Partnership on 020 8547 5008.


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Aged 18 or below? You can get help and advice by speaking to a counsellor online or on the phone at Childline. It’s free and confidential, meaning you can talk comfortably and about anything. Visit for online services or call 0800 1111.


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As many as 1 in 5 children and young people experience domestic abuse. Safeguarding children is everyone’s responsibility. If you see or hear something, report it by calling 020 8547 5008.


It’s in and this year’s theme is We would love to hear your stories of kindness in these difficult times


This week is and have shared some really useful suggestions for parents...


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If your child finds it difficult to talk about their feelings, here are some conversation starters that you can use.


Teacher of Mathematics, Waldegrave School, Richmond upon Thames


Teacher of Psychology and Sociology, Waldegrave School, Richmond upon Thames


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Click Photography's one-a-day project. Free daily assignments for Yr4-13. Wk6 Pics of the Week. Snappers from Join us @


You are very welcome!


Head of Mathematics, Waldegrave School, Richmond upon Thames


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DofE award supporting young people to complete their awards during this challenging time.


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And of course


Well done Lottie! 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻


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Check out our students on the website. This week, Head Girl Jessica has written about her experiences in the


A reminder of some the sources of support available


She was a truly remarkable woman and an unforgettable part of Waldegrave. Thank you for sharing this memory ❤️


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This beautiful moment from Waldegrave Chamber Choir in Sunday, competing in

Mayor's Award

Mayor's Award 

  • The award is to recognise the importance of being an active citizen and making a contribution to society.
  • It will be awarded for activities that take place outside normal lessons.

In Years 10 and 11 students will complete as many of the following as possible:

  • Work Experience
  • A Challenge – certified by an appropriate adult (e.g. sponsored walk or bike ride, small group of 3 or 4 organizing a major charity event in or out of school)
  • Voluntary work in school – certified by a teacher (e.g. paired reading, prefect duty completed diligently for a school year, assisting in reprographics regularly)
  • Voluntary work outside school hours - certified by appropriate adult (e.g. visiting an old person, regular involvement at guides or Sunday school, teaching younger children dance or gym, running a club at Waldegrave after school, helping out at a charity event out of school.)

Bronze Award:   Any two parts
Silver Award:     Any three parts
Gold Award:      All four parts

The Mayor will present awards in April at a special assembly that is separate from the Record of Achievement presentation.


Sixth Form Mayor's Award

This requires Year 12 students to complete as many of the following as possible:

  • Work Experience
  • Student Leadership
  • Personal Challenge
  • External Volunteering
  • Internal School Volunteering
  • External Enrichment Events
  • Internal School Enrichment Events 

Bronze Award: Any 3 parts
Slver Award: Any 4 parts
Gold Award: At least 5 parts

The Mayor will present these awards towards the end of the school year as a celebration of all that our students have achieved above and beyond their academic study.