Senior Boys Bulletin
Claires Court Maidenhead - from Nursery to Sixth Form
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Mr Wilding's Words Summer 1
Mr Wilding's Words Summer 1
Welcome back one and all to the Summer Term that seems as appropriately named as it could be, with the weather leading up to and over Easter helping us leave the winter blues well behind.
Friday 26 AprilY10 History Trip to YpresAll Day
Friday 26 AprilOpen Morning - all sites9:30am - 11:30am
Monday 29 AprilGCSE Art - Day 19:00am - 2:00pm
Tuesday 30 AprilGCSE Art - Day 29:00am - 2:00pm
Tuesday 30 AprilYear 7 Parents Evening6:00pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday 01 MayGCSE French Speaking Exam2:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursday 02 MayGCSE French Speaking Exam2:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursday 02 MayGCSE Drama Practical8:30am - 10:30am
Friday 03 MayGCSE German Speaking Exam2:00pm - 4:00pm
Saturday 04 MayY8-12 BSDRA Southerns - SailingAll Day
Tuesday 07 MayYear 10 Post GCSE Landscape Evening 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Wednesday 08 MayGCSE Spanish Speaking Exam2:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursday 09 MayGCSE PE moderation1:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursday 09 MayGCSE Spanish Speaking Exam2:00pm - 4:00pm
Friday 10 MayYear 11 Leavers' Assembly5:30pm - 7:30pm
From the Office
School Photograph
The Senior Boys whole school photograph is next Tuesday 30 April in the morning, so please remind you son(s) to come to school looking tidy and smart.
Year 7 Parents Evening
Year 7 Parents Evening is Tuesday 30 April from 6pm.  There will be a talk from Mr Wilding and Mr Miller at 6.45pm.  You are invited to complete this form ( to pre-register for the evening and indicate which teachers you would like to see on the night (although please be aware that there are no allocated slots).
Year 10 "Looking Beyond GCSE" 
Details about the “Post 16 Landscape/Looking Beyond GCSE” evening were sent out this week, having been rescheduled for 7 May following its cancellation due to the snow on 22 January. The evening starts at 6pm at College Avenue and should you wish to attend, please complete this form
Year 11 Arrangements
  • Work Experience details need to be confirmed please by Tuesday 30 April (
  • The google form regarding Leavers Assembly, Hoody’s, Study Leave and Thorpe Park needs completion by Wednesday 1 May (, with payment made on the portal for Hoody’s and Thorpe Park please.
Claires Court 2019 Prom tickets for sale!
We’re excited to announce this year the Year 11 Prom will take place at Lillibrooke Manor on Tuesday 2 July, from 7pm to 11pm. The evening is for Claires Court pupils only, tickets are £35, and there will be welcome drinks with parents between 7pm to 8pm. Please pay via the pay portal and do note the closing date for payment is Friday 10 May.
Inter House Music Assembly
The results for the Music Assembly are as follows with 169 pupils/staff voting…..
  • 1st Place - St Lawrence Ensemble
  • 2nd Place - Kelly  - Robert Byerley and Mr Roach
  • Joint 3rd Place Rowanhurst and Ridgeway - Maz Butt and Theo Josh
Well done to all those performed and to those who voted.
MFL GCSE Speaking Examinations
French - Wednesday 01.05.19 PM, Thursday 02.05.19 PM
German - Friday 0305.19 PM
Spanish - Wednesday 08.05.19 PM, Thursday 09.05.19 PM
Music Exam Success
Three boys have been successful in Singing Exams taken before Easter….
  • Grade 2 - Edward Miller and Panashe Chikwanda with Merit
  • Grade 4 - Kaie Clacher Chopra
Well done to the boys and to their teacher Mrs Foster
Circus event now sold out!
Tomorrow from 12.30pm to 5pm, a circus is coming to Claires Court for the first time ever! Happy’s Circus are bringing their ‘Greatest Showman’ event to our Junior Boys site. The event is now sold out and there will be no tickets sold on the day. All tickets that have been purchased will be have been sent home in book bags either today or yesterday. Any queries please email We look forward to seeing you!
Lent Term newsletters!
Find out all about the numerous learning opportunities and our pupils' achievements from last term in our divisional Lent Newsletters:
MFL Linguists of the Week (French)
Jack Newton (7D) and Jake Hartland (7C) for their great start of the new term.
Separating MixturesSeparating Mixtures

Once a mixture has been created, is it possible to separate all the components again?
Pupil Prowess at Maidenhead Hockey Club

Following the End of Year Awards Dinner at Maidenhead Hockey Club we are delighted to hear two of our pupils were awarded ‘Player of the Year’. Huge congratulations to pupils Dan, Year 8, and Emily, Year 10!
Pupil Prowess at Maidenhead Hockey Club
Fancy Dress Walk for Charity WeekFancy Dress Walk for Charity Week

As part of our annual Charity Week, all pupils from Nursery up to Sixth Form took part in fundraising events.
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