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McKinsey Cricket Tournament

On Thursday 22nd June 2017, the academy’s senior cricket team competed in the McKinsey Cricket Tournament. Our team played three games, winning two and losing one. The McKinsey cup is an 8-a-side limited over tournament in which every…
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Eton friendly cricket fixture

On Thursday 15th June our senior cricket team travelled to Eton College to play a friendly cricket fixture. This is the fourth year in a row this trip has taken place and it is always one the highlights of the sporting calendar.  Spending…
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Tea Time Talk: A General Election Special

On Wednesday 14th June, the academy was privileged to host another event within the Tea Time Talk series entitled: 'A General Election Special: Careers in government and politics’.  Students were joined by a Senior Advisor in the Prime…
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GSAS General Election

On Thursday 8th June 2017, students in Years 7-10, will be involved in GSAS’s very own General Election to support student engagement with the political process.  This is one of the most important General Elections of our time involving…
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Sixth Formers sell cakes to help wishes come true

   On Wednesday 24th May, four Sixth Form students decided to run a bake sale stall and fundraise for the Make a Wish Foundation.  The charity was chosen because of the extensive work it undertakes to make wishes come true for children…
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GSAS students reach Teen Tech Awards Finals

In September 2016, a group of Year 9 and 10 students began work for the Teen Tech competition.  Founded in 2008 by Maggie Philbin and Chris Dodson, TeenTech run lively initiatives with a supporting award scheme to help the “X Factor”…
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We are the Champions!

On Wednesday 10th May, Year 8 and 9 students victoriously outclassed their contemporaries by becoming Regional Champions at the maths tournament Count on Us Secondary Challenge.  The tournament took place at Lister Community School and is…
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GSAS Finalist – Tower Hamlets Public Speaking Competition

On Thursday 4th May, the prestigious Tower Hamlets Public Speaking Competition was held at Lloyd’s.  Run by Tower Hamlets Education Business Partnership with funding and support from Lloyd’s Community Programme, this year’s competition…
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Girl Leading Residential in Somerset

On Friday 21st April 2017, five GSAS students set off for ‘Girl Leading’ a two-night residential at Kilve Court Residential Centre in Somerset led by Mulberry School for Girls. GSAS was selected as one of 10 partner schools to attend. Girl…
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Debate Mate Cup Final 2017

On Wednesday 19th April, eight Year 10 students took part in the final Debate Mate Cup 2017 at London Metropolitan University in Islington. The one day debating tournament was against students from schools all over London. GSAS students won…