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...
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 ...
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 ...
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...
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 ...
Monday 27 March 2017
Download article below courtesy of the Jersey Evening Post.
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...
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 ...
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...
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...
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
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...
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
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
Monday 27 February 2017
UKMT Senior Team Mathematics Challenge 2017 - Jersey
This year the Senior Team Mathematics Challenge saw a number of
It was firstly, held in two heats on Guernsey & Jersey rather
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
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...
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
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
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 ...
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
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
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
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
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...
Monday 12 December 2016
Bugsy Malone is sold out for all nights.
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...
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...
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 ...
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...
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
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
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...
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...
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
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...
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
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
awarded for the 9th year running.
William Holden, Year 12 Sartorius, who entered Victoria
Form in September has been selected to receive an Arkwright
Scholarship after s...
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'...
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
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...
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