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RECORDS BROKEN AT VICTORIA COLLEGE SPORTS DAY 2017

Tuesday 25 July 2017

Congratulations to all competitors who took part in Sports Day at FB Fields on Thursday. There was an excellent level of competition which produced some very impressive performances resulting in some athlet...

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ANNUAL PRIZE GIVING 2017

Tuesday 18 July 2017

The College once again celebrated the success of our students with the Annual Prize Giving ceremony held in the Great Hall. The event was incredibly well supported, special thanks to our guests; His Excelle...

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OV invited on work placement at CERN

Tuesday 11 July 2017

O.V., Joshua de la Haye, has just begun an exciting 12-18 month placement at CERN, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research.  He will be working on the 'Compact Muon Solenoid Detector', form...

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CCF Awards Ceremony 2017

Tuesday 06 June 2017

On Thursday 29th June the CCF held its annual Awards Ceremony in the Howard Davis Theatre. The Theatre was filled to capacity for what was Wing Commander Rotherham's final CCF Awards. Over 50 trophies were ...

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Peer Mentor Training 2017

Friday 30 June 2017

On Wednesday , 35 boys from Year 11 took part in a full days training to become  Peer Mentors and Anti Bullying Ambassadors in 2017/18. The training was orchestrated by Mrs Watkins (ENCO), Miss Bryan (...

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Victoria College Prep Boys enjoy Science lessons in the Senior School

Wednesday 21 June 2017

On the afternoons of Monday 19th and Monday 26th June, Year 6 students from VCP were given the exciting opportunity to get their hands on some practical Chemistry in the Senior School.  Under the ...

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World War 1 Battlefields Commemoration Tour

Wednesday 21 June 2017

Four Victoria College boys (Leo, Ben, Ben and Umar) recently took part in a World War 1 Commemoration visit to France. To mark the centenaries of the First World War, the States of Jersey provided a program...

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Improvement, Effort and Academic Achievement at Victoria College Recognised by Deloitte

Wednesday 21 June 2017

Three pupils from Victoria College were commended for their improvement, effort and academic achievement and presented with trophies in a new scheme supported by Deloitte.  The Key Stage 4 students wer...

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The Morgan Tennis Trophy 2017

Wednesday 21 June 2017

Well done to St Michael's who won the Morgan Trophy for the first time in 6 years. A young Victoria College team worked tirelessly throughout but were eventually overpowered, going down 3-5 in rubbers that ...

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Bronze DofE Guernsey Expedition 2017

Wednesday 14 June 2017

Thirty-four boys from Year 9 & 10 successfully completed their Bronze DofE Expedition in Guernsey. During this three day Expedition, the boys had to be completely self-reliant. This involved them carryi...

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Student Business Challenge 2017

Thursday 08 June 2017

After a number of challenging rounds, the teams attended the Student Business Challenge prize giving evening on Thursday 25 May at Hotel De France. The judges congratulated all the teams on their profession...

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ENCOURAGING START TO THE SEASON FOR VICTORIA COLLEGE IST XI

Thursday 25 May 2017

With the season well underway the boys have started really strongly and put in some solid performances. With a very young and inexperienced squad, credit must be given to how these young men have really ste...

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Liberation Day 2017

Wednesday 17 May 2017

The CCF turned out in force in the warm spring sunshine for the 72nd Liberation Day ceremony. With nearly 100 cadets and adult instructors on parade led by Wg Cdr Rotherham we were once again the largest u...

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YOUNG ENTERPRISE COMPETITION 2017

Sunday 16 April 2017

Victoria College students have been successful in this year's Young Enterprise competition. The aim was to setup and run a business. The winning team this year was 'Foursquared', with Pierre Sangan and Jean...

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Year 7 Geography Fieldwork April 2017

Monday 01 May 2017

Last week all the Year 7 boys headed out to St Catherine's woods to measure some of the river characteristics that they have been studying in their Geography lessons.  The recent dry spell meant that t...

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UKMT Team Maths Challenge

Tuesday 09 May 2017

18 teams of Year 7, 8 & 9 students competed in the UKMT Jersey Team Maths Challenge at Victoria College's Great Hall. The annual event is always popular and the new format saw more students taking part ...

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Duke of Edinburgh – Practice Expedition 2017

Wednesday 03 May 2017

Last weekend, 35 boys from year 9 & 10 participated in a very successful practice expedition. The boys left the school in 5 groups at 1pm and followed their own pre-assigned routes. Each group had writt...

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2017 Prefect's Assembly

Tuesday 02 May 2017

On Thursday 27 April we held the annual Prefects Assembly; the whole school congregated in the Quad to hear the Headmaster announce the new Prefect team for 2017/18. As each Prefect was announced, the cerem...

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The Victoria College House Cross-Country 2017

Saturday 22 April 2017

Over 250 runners turned up on Saturday 22 April to represent their House in the annual House Cross Country Race. Dressed in house colours, swarms of runners from Year 7-13 navigated their way around the du...

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Top Scientist Lectures to 6th Formers at Victoria College

Friday 21 April 2017

This morning, Professor Alan Knox from the University of Nottingham and Director of the Nottingham Respiratory Biomedical Research Unit​, gave an entertaining and highly insightful ...

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Summer Concert 2017

Wednesday 26 April 2017

Wednesday 26 April The Great Hall 7pm Next week is our Summer Concert starting at 7 o'clock in the Great Hall on Wednesday 26th April. It promises to be another enjoyable evening showcasing the abundance ...

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Theory success

Thursday 30 March 2017

Congratulations to Joe Beddoe, Eden Powell, Nic Lawrenson and Adam Gavey for receiving high Merits and Distinctions in their recent ABRSM Theory Exam. Theory club runs on Tuesday lunch times in the mus...

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The Big Band Theory perform at Victoria College Prep

Tuesday 28 March 2017

"The Big Band Theory" performed at VCP today to a captive audience. They performed three jazz standards exhibiting the rich tone of the young group, as well as showcasing the improvisational prowess of the ...

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Christian Foley Spoken Word Artist

Monday 27 March 2017

Download article below courtesy of the Jersey Evening Post.

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Under 16 Rugby XV Win the Lord Jersey Cup

Monday 27 March 2017

Due to a GCSE Practical moderation many of our Rugby playing Year 11's were unavailable for selection. As a result we had to call up lots of year 10 players many of whom have not played rugby for the school...

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Victoria College Rocks

Thursday 23 March 2017

Last night saw the first annual Rock Concert at Victoria College. The night demonstrated the excellent work of students committed to the art of rock, and provided them with an opportunity to showcase their ...

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Spoken Word Educator at Victoria College

Friday 24 March 2017

Christian Foley returned to his former school on Friday 24 March to teach a number of classes using his unusual technique of the Spoken Word - or rapping. Since leaving school, his love of poetry has led to...

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Career Dinner: Teaching & Associated Careers

Including Psychology, Writing and Performance Thursday 9 March at 6.30pm in De Quetteville Library RSVP by Thursday 2 March 2017 This is an exciting event organised on behalf of those students who are in...

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House Music Raises Money for Barnardos Charity

Tuesday 14 March 2017

Victoria College students raised £422.12 for Barnardos Charity at their annual House Music Competition at Victoria College. The event is an opportunity for boys to arrange, compose and rehearse choirs, solo...

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Elevate Education Focus on Revision Strategies with Year 11 and 13

Thursday 09 March 2017

This week Elevate Education returned to Victoria College to share their wisdom of revision skills with students and parents. Founded in 2001, Elevate has become an award-winning, global provider of study sk...

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Career Speed Dating Proves a Hit With Year 8

Wednesday 08 March 2017

Victoria College Great Hall became a hub of activity on Monday 6th March as Year 8 students took part in a 'Speed Dating' Careers event. The event gave students a chance to meet local employers and receive ...

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Inspirational Assembly From Old Victorian Harry

Tuesday 28 February 2017

Before Half-term we welcomed back OV Harry Zambon who offered an inspirational assembly to Years 7-9. Harry, a successful personal trainer, suffered two brain haemorrhages and a stroke before being diagnose...

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UKMT Senior Team Mathematics Challenge 2017 – VCJ - Jersey Champions

Monday 27 February 2017

UKMT Senior Team Mathematics Challenge 2017 - Jersey Champions This year the Senior Team Mathematics Challenge saw a number of changes. It was firstly, held in two heats on Guernsey & Jersey rather th...

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House Music 2017

Thursday 16 February 2017

This year's House Music took place on Wednesday and Thursday evenings and proved to be a memorable occasion; notable both for the consistency of standard across all of the Houses and the blend of competitiv...

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Key Life Skills For Year 8

Sunday 12 February 2017

Year 8 thoroughly enjoyed their Prison! Me! No Way! (PMNW) activity day; they looked at the causes, consequences and penalties of crime with sessions covering drugs, arson and anti-social behaviour. To assi...

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Music Success for Victoria College

Tuesday 31 January 2017

Three students from Year 7 have won their respective Heats in the Junior Young Musician of the Year Competition and will be awarded with a trophy at the Opera House on the night of the Final. Many congratu...

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Oxbridge Success For Victoria College

Thursday 26 January 2017

Three current students from Victoria College are celebrating their offers from Oxford and Cambridge Universities for September 2017. James Dempsey (13 Sartorius) is to read PPE at Corpus Christi, Oxfor...

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Victoria College Pupils Selected to Represent Great Britain as Athelings

Wednesday 25 January 2017

Thomas De La Cour, Dominic Neal and Jack Scambler have been selected to represent the UK in Shooting as part of the annual Athelings Tour to Canada in August this year. The boys selection as Athelings has ...

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A Great Start to the Rugby Season

Friday 20 January 2017

The Rugby season has started very positively indeed. Our first round of Senior House fixtures did not disappoint, with Bruce being just edged out by Sartorious in the opening fixture; the latter looking ver...

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BUGSY MALONE - Mobsters and molls are a sell out for Victoria College

Wednesday 14 December 2016

The Drama and Music Departments annual Christmas production returned this week with arguably the school's most ambitious theatre production yet. One of the most popular musicals ever made, Bugsy Malone is ...

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MUSIC FLOURISHES AT VICTORIA COLLEGE

Friday 09 December 2016

The Autumn term has seen the Music Department go from strength to strength. Along with the refurbishment of the building during the summer a few new opportunities have been made available to the pupils. Two...

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De Putron Challenge Inter-Island Final

Thursday 24 November 2016

Four students travelled to Guernsey on Thursday24th November to compete in the Inter-Island De Putron Challenge. The first heat, pitched them against Elizabeth College, Ladies College an...

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Outstanding Teaching and Learning at Victoria College

Wednesday 23 November 2016

Congratulations to the Class of 2016! This week Victoria College received a report back on the 2016 A level performance from the Centre for Evaluation and Monitoring (CEM). This is an institution that prov...

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Bugsy Malone

Monday 12 December 2016

Bugsy Malone is sold out for all nights.  

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Remembrance Assembly

Friday 11 November 2016

On Friday 11th November at 11.00am the whole school observed a two minutes silence in respect of all servicemen and women who suffered the ultimate sacrifice in conflict. In particular, we paid tribute to t...

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Headmaster meets the Principal of Shanghai Ying Chang Qi Weiqi School in China

Sunday 06 November 2016

The Headmaster was a member of a delegation of Headteachers and the Chief Education Officer  who visited China between 30 -10-2016 to 6-11-2016.  He visited three schools in Shanghai, observing l...

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The First Meeting of the Whole School Student Council

Friday 21 October 2016

The Student Council met for the first time on Friday 21st October.  The aim is for students to take a more active role in the running of the school and in determining its future direction.  It is ...

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Congratulation to Year 7!

Monday 17 October 2016

Well done to all of our Year 7 students who have settled into College life extremely well and have successfully survived their first seven weeks of term.  They arrived on Monday 5th September looking e...

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The Big Game raises £4000 for RNLI and Silkworth Lodge Charity

Friday 14 October 2016

The VC staff football XI v De La Salle staff XI: Diarmid House held their annual charity fund raiser on Friday. The Big Match was held at Springfield Stadium in front of a capacity crowd. Despite long perio...

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Annual Student Peace Debate

Friday 14 October 2016

A number of 6th form boys gave a good account of themselves at the student Peace Debate on Friday that was chaired by the Chief Minister, opening with an address by the Lieutenant-Governor. Henry Bierne wro...

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The Victoria College Academy Sinfonia Orchestra

Monday 10 October 2016

This week marked the first rehearsal for the newly formed Sinfonia Orchestra in the rebranded Music School. Directed by OV Christopher George, Sinfonia spent the first rehearsal exploring the concept of a g...

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Founders’ Week: Monday 22 – Friday 30 September 2016

Friday 30 September 2016

This year Founders' Week had a special theme of celebration running through it which involved paying tribute to Howard Davis who fell during the Battle of Somme 100 years ago, and his family who have kept t...

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External AED Presented

Wednesday 28 September 2016

  Victoria College's Health and Safety site manager Lee Vallois recently contacted the Jersey Heart Support Group to see if they would provide an automated external defibrillator (AED) for the busy cr...

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2016 Cadet Channel Island Champion

Thursday 22 September 2016

We would like to celebrate the achievements of Luca Benest, who has won the IAME Cadet Class of the Jersey Kart Club 2016 Championship last Sunday at Sorel Loop Road with an extremely impressive maximum sco...

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Hockey Success

Monday 19 September 2016

We would like to congratulate Adam Gower 10 BW and Tom Heelis 10Du who were selected to be in the 20 boy squad to represent the Bristol Performance Centre (Wessex Leopards) at the Tier 1 Cluster Competition...

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Great Start for 1st XI Football Team

Wednesday 14 September 2016

Our first game of the season was a derby fixture against De la Salle. De la Salle started the game at a quicker tempo, piling on the pressure within the early minutes. It wasn't long before Victoria College...

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Victoria College student has again been awarded an Arkwright Scholarship

Wednesday 14 September 2016

Prestigious Scholarship awarded for the 9th year running. William Holden, Year 12 Sartorius, who entered Victoria College 6th Form in September has been selected to receive an Arkwright Scholarship after s...

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Victoria College Pupils Represent UK as Athelings

Wednesday 14 September 2016

Alexander Tucker and Cameron Pirouet recently returned from Canada after being selected to represent the UK in Shooting as part of the annual Athelings Tour in August. Alexander and Cameron'...

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2016 Public Examination Performance

Thursday 25 August 2016

We offer our congratulations to all of our public examinees who have worked exceptionally hard this year with great success. The full set of statistics and analysis of results by subject will be published o...

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Victoria College Supports Safer Internet Day 2017

Tuesday 07 February 2017

Victoria College is joining the global Safer Internet Day campaign to promote the safe and responsible use of technology.  Coordinated in the UK by the UK Safer Internet Centre, Safer Internet Day will...

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Huelin Public Speaking Competition 2017

Thursday 27 April 2017

Victoria College's annual Public Speaking Competition was held in the Great Hall on Tuesday 25 April. The standard this year was truly exceptional, with each of the contenders delivering superbly crafted sp...

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