Archive for the ‘Archive 2012/13’ Category

Summer Fete

by swisscottage / July 23rd, 2013 / in Archive 2012/13 / 0 Comments
Friends, family, staff and pupils enjoyed the sunshine at this year’s Summer School Fete. The day was a huge success and we raised a total of £2000. Even with the baking hot sunshine people still managed to get involved with the Bollywood Dancing and cooled off with ‘splat the brat’ soaking members of staff with hoses and sponges. Our talented receptionist...
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The Lions of Zululand

by swisscottage / July 22nd, 2013 / in Archive 2012/13 / 0 Comments
The whole school enjoyed a day of singing, dancing and creative arts with The Lions of Zululand, a traditional dance troupe from Kwazulu in South Africa. The Lions of Zululand ran a day of cultural workshops for the whole school including; African singing, artwork, storytelling and dancing. The day got off to an explosive start with a fantastic tribal performance....
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Update from Kay

by swisscottage / July 12th, 2013 / in Archive 2012/13 / 0 Comments
Dear Parents/Carers This has been a very busy and eventful year: Swiss Cottage expanded, to incorporate the children from Jack Taylor School and others –  from 161 children to 236 children, with a wider range of needs and going from 2-19; a new staffing structure, with over 100 new staff – from nearly 100 to nearly 200 staff; expanded health...
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Going for Gold – London Youth Games

by swisscottage / July 11th, 2013 / in Archive 2012/13, Uncategorized / 0 Comments
Swiss Cottage pupils have been competing in the 2013 Balfour Beatty London Youth Games, one of Europe’s largest annual youth sporting events. The games enjoyed a record-breaking numbers last year with over 100,000 young participants ages 7-18 from hundreds of schools and clubs in 33 London boroughs competing in 30 sports across 25 fantastic event days over the...
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Leavers Celebration

by swisscottage / July 2nd, 2013 / in Archive 2012/13 / 0 Comments
Pupils, staff, family and friends all gathered together last week to celebrate Year 11’s and one pupil from Year 14 time at Swiss Cottage. Pupils dressed to impress in suits and cocktail dresses while the sports hall was decked out in personalised garlands and balloons. Pupils took it in turns to walk down the red carpet and the  Head and Deputy Head of Upper...
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