Rotary Youth Speaks

A very professional performance from our Year 8 boys in the Intermediate (U14) heat of the Rotary Youth Speaks competition held in the Council Chamber of Colchester Town Hall. Pictured: Chairman - Ollie, Speaker - Jacob and Proposer of the Vote of Thanks - Robert.
Jacob won 'best speaker' over competition from Colchester Royal Grammar School and St Mary's School. Final picture is with the Mayor of Colchester, Nick Cope with William Gilberd looking on.

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Library Comic Book Week

Comic book week 2020

Hoping to see many students enjoying this library week. Thank you to Ace Comics for supporting our annual event.

Prefect Assignments

Congratulations to our Year 10 Prefects, Mentors, Senior Prefects Senior Mentors and the Senior XIV who received their ties and insignia in assembly today. Thank you to out-going Head Boy and Head Girl Jack and Lillie for their handover. As is tradition at The Gilberd School, we will be inviting a second tranche of Prefect applications from Year 10 after Easter.

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Just One Tree - update

Thank you students at The Gilberd School who supported the charity on non uniform day, at least 813 seeds will be planted by Just One Tree’s in nurseries.
The seedlings will be transported to their carefully selected new homes, where they will be planted and nurtured over the coming years,  trees will then start to remove roughly 9.99 tonnes of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere each year.

Bookmark Competition winners

Congratulations to our bookmark competition winners:
Brianna, Fraser, Aishnni, Isabella, Thomas, Martyna, Delme and Sonia who all received a new book as their prizes.

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