8th June 19
Mrs Daniels took the sixth Form Maths Leaders to the Junior school on Wednesday last week to teach lessons from Pippins to Year 4. The group were given lots of great feedback from the Junior School staff In the afternoon Miss Russell joined the group to run the Year 5 maths activity afternoon on the…
8th June 19
Senior School students enjoyed a great Medsoc meeting yesterday afternoon, led by Dixie parent Dr Jan Giles organised by Jess Falshaw (L6) and the Biology department. Jan was super with the students – having kindly supplied suturing kits, he led them in a practical suturing session using pig skin kindly donated by Mr Bill Lancaster,…
5th April 19
We couldn’t be prouder of Jack. He has secured the Dixie’s first ever degree apprenticeship with PKF Cooper Parry. From 800 applicants only 6 students were appointed.
5th April 19
Our Lower Sixth charities team are amazing – they contacted the Hinckley Food Bank, invited them to deliver a whole school assembly, set up the non-uniform day, contacted all parents requesting donations of food, organised the collection this morning and will be delivering the van load of provisions to the Food Bank over the Easter…
29th March 19
The Iceland trip have arrived to sunshine and snow – a brilliant journey so far.
27th March 19
Sister Act for me was an opportunity for us as a school to be very proud. Being the Head of a school like the Dixie is a real privilege, one I do my best not to take for granted, and several parents after the show came up to me and said, “Mr Lynn, you must…
12th March 19
Following completion of the eight week training course, our new Lower Sixth Peer Mentors – all seventeen of them – were introduced to the school this morning and gave a presentation outlining how this important strand in our pastoral care works.
7th March 19
COMMUNITY TREE PLANTING EVENTThis winter we were given a grant of over a thousand trees by the Woodland Trust. Having planted some at the Junior School and created a hedge around our DOSE area on the Barton Road Sports Ground, we planted the rest on Nutswood Pastures, creating a wood to commemorate the centenary of…
19th February 19
A student in the Lower Sixth at Dixie Grammar School, Market Bosworth, has been named the first ever Athlete of the Month by the Independent Schools Association in a new national initiative.Chloe Vinestock has been competing in athletics for about four years at both regional and national level and was ISA National Champion in Long…
13th January 19
On Wednesday 9th January, Year 6 went to Warner Brothers’ Studios to enjoy ‘The Making of Harry Potter’. We were all given a passport and a wristband and then began the tour by entering The Great Hall which was filled with long tables filled with Christmas dinner, as if they were about to film it….