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Click and Collect service in library

The Romsey School Library will be offering a Click and Collect service from September. Pupils and staff can choose a book or books using the new online form, send to Mrs Needs in the Library and then wait for collection details. Looking forward to welcoming you back to school Mrs Needs

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Author Panel

A group of Year 8 pupils from The Romsey School had the opportunity to take part in a discussion panel with two authors of Young Adult fiction. Sara Barnard and Muhammad Khan gave a short talk about their books which was followed by pupils firing some thought-provoking questions at them. Sara spoke about her book, A Quiet Kind of Thunder, … Continue reading

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A group of Year 8 pupils from The Romsey School enjoyed meeting author, Matt Dickinson at Thornden School recently and hearing about his experiences of climbing Mount Everest. In addition to writing for young people, Matt works as film-maker for The National Geographic Channel and, in this role, has experienced some of the world’s most challenging climbs. Pupils were fascinated … Continue reading

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Bumper Year for the Wessex Schools Literary Festival

More events than ever have taken place at this year’s Wessex Literary Festival. The Romsey School, one of 7 participating secondary schools, has received visits from popular authors, Steve Cole, Sita Brahmachari and Gabriella Lepore. Steve spoke about his books and in particular, his Young James Bond title, Shoot to Kill. Sita’s talk was greatly enjoyed as was the writing … Continue reading

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Year 9 Pupils meet author, Bali Rai

A group of Romsey School pupils enjoyed a talk by popular teen author, Bali Rai recently.  Bali spoke to a large group of Year 9 pupils from local schools recently at Thornden hall in Chandlers Ford.  He spoke about the, sometimes controversial, content of some of his books but said he tried to portray the teenagers he wrote about in … Continue reading

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