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Twitter Wall

17/01/20

Absolutely! Thanks Silvia for all your work with us this year 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1218178752498274304

17/01/20

Students in Year 9 are watching presentations from their peers who have been working with and to learn about in order to https://t.co/WPc4tabdrh

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1215264193747804161

09/01/20

We are excited to be hosting Barracudas again this Easter and Summer. Visit https://t.co/dtaTVI6SPV or call 01480 467 567 to book https://t.co/MH1Fp7pZFE

30/12/19

Congratulations to Philippa Nunn OBE! Awarded in New Years Honours 2020 for services to education. Philippa was headteacher at Waldegrave until January 2019. Well deserved, we are all so proud of her.

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1207282961458040833

18/12/19

Year 10 making Christmas crystals 🎄#science https://t.co/LW6VLTfAHV

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1206680128237056000

16/12/19

Year 7 getting in the Christmas mood. Great talent to enjoy in years to come 🎄😊#live music https://t.co/7RldnFsgwl

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1206670418909761536

16/12/19

The voices of angels 😇 music https://t.co/29uMP73Jan

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1206661821819691008

16/12/19

Another Year another amazing Christmas Concert🎄😊#live music https://t.co/5uCNPAqcXP

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1205471652773027842

13/12/19

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas 🎵 https://t.co/Uwn3G2LYNf

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1204890966232051713

11/12/19

Retweetd From WaldegraveDofE

Festive running club this morning. These girls are ready for their Christmas day park runs. https://t.co/ezD96SAIUe

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1204844557973774336

11/12/19

Have a headache? You need some synthesised aspirin. Year 13 hard at work https://t.co/P9eWFpTQhJ

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1204843925686693890

11/12/19

Year 11 testing for positive ions https://t.co/yrzGw9roAs

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1204124633378754562

09/12/19

Retweetd From Hampton School Partnerships

It was great to welcome 17 talented Upper Sixth students from and for mock Oxbridge interviews at Hampton School. Best of luck for the real thing 🤞 https://t.co/f1tVfQKSdw

09/12/19

Retweetd From Westminster Academy

Thank you very much for an inviting us! Students gave great feedback about learning the importance of body language and remaining composed, and were grateful for the opportunity to test their new skills with subject specialists in the mock interview.

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1199219861169299456

26/11/19

Retweetd From HH

Spread The Word! Our annual PTA Christmas Tree sale Sat 7th Dec. Trees and delicious festive treats on sale, cash and card payments accepted. 🌲🌲🌲🌲🌲🌲🌲🌲🌲🌲 https://t.co/TMiyjpB3Rf

19/11/19

Retweetd From Gill Hines

Still places to fill - please spread the love. https://t.co/Eoeo8h4hht

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1196880180826066944

19/11/19

Retweetd From Mandy_GCC

Our lovely volunteers from were back with us again today helping at our Men's Group with tea and musical accompaniment. Thank you so much for all your help. https://t.co/V3r6OUVxJm

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1195449180887621633

15/11/19

Retweetd From Mandy_GCC

A big thank you to our wonderful volunteers from Waldergrave School for their help with our Men's Group - we were even offered an impromptu musical accompaniment on the piano today during tea break https://t.co/PWghTuBjNB

15/11/19

Retweetd From HH

Looking forward to another great evening of comedy tomorrow night Nov 15th from and Bearcat Comedy Club. Come along and support the school, doors open 7pm for 8pm start. Bar available. Limited tickets on door.

http://www.twitter.com/waldegravesch/status/1195448837286113286

15/11/19

Retweetd From Hampton Music Dept.

Getting ready for with ! 🎶🎤 https://t.co/zO8XvG5QDB

Sixth Form Careers Programme

Waldegrave in an Investors in Careers School.  Careers and university preparation will form a central thread throughout our sixth form experience. There will be a wide range of opportunities for students to develop their knowledge about what they might like to do after sixth form including university trips, visiting speakers, coaching for Oxbridge application, UCAS, interview technique and personalised careers advice. Ms Corrigan and Ms Maya are our Careers Officers at Waldegrave and will be working alongside the sixth form team to make sure all our students have access to the best advice possible.

We will also encourage you to research your own interests in careers, university subjects and individual institutions. Please use the list below to access links to websites that may help. More resources are availabe on our VLE, FROG.

General

Compare Universities, see rankings and open day information

UCAS - Student Finance
UCAS.tv
Which? University
Pure Potential
Real Uni - The alternative university guide
What Uni?
UCAS

Admissions Tests

Admissions Testing Service
UKCAT - UK Clinical Aptitude Test
LNAT - National Admission Test for Law

Accountancy

AAT - The professional body for accounting technicians
ICAEW - Careers

Inside Careers - Chartered Accountancy

Dolan Accountancy Resources

Apprenticeships & School Leaver Schemes

Top 100 employers of school leavers
Not going to uni
All about school leavers

Art Foundation Diploma Courses

British Arts
Kingston College
Richmond College
University College of Arts (UCA - Epsom)

Careers Advice

Start Careers
National Careers Service
Apprenticeships
Princes Trust

Monster Careers
Prospects

Choosing Courses

Which? University
Push
Hot Courses
Guardian - university guide
Whatuni
Prospects
Unifrog is the main resource used in school and students will have been given a log in. See Miss Shearman for more info

Gap Year

Gap Year
Prospects

Graduate Destinations

Kent
Prospects

Interviews

Pure Potential
The Complete University Guide

Law

Junior Lawyers - Law Society

Lawtons Solicitors
Law Careers

Medicine, Midwifery and Nursing

Medical Careers
Medical Schools Council
UKCAT - UK Clinical Aptitude Test
NHS Careers
NHS Career - Midwifery
Nursing Careers

Plastic Surgery

Open Days

Open Days
What Uni.com

Oxbridge

Oxbridge applications & advice
Alternative guide to Oxford
Alternative guide to Cambridge

Personal Statements

Pure Potential Personal Statements
UCAS - Personal Statement
studential.com
What uni

Studying Abroad

British Council - ERASMUS Scheme
Fulbright - studying in the USA
Top world universities & country guides

Student Finance

UCAS - Student  Finance
Direct.gov
Money Saving Expert Plain English guide

Students Guides / Forums

The Student Room
Studento.com

Student Life

NUS  - Student life
Leeds City Guide
The Big Choice
Durham Student
Whatuni.com

Teaching

Education.gov.uk

Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths

Futuremorph.org
Maths Careers
Tomorrows engineers

Other Careers Resources

Calligraphy Careers
Creative Careers
Digital Careers