Type and press "enter" to search

News

Zoolab

Zoolab came to school yesterday and many of our students had the chance to meet and to handle some amazing animals. They brought a range of ethically sourced creatures from bugs to snakes. The students loved it and it was an invaluable opportunity to get closer to nature.

Read more

A kind donation from Atlas Elektronik UK

A huge Victoria thanks to John Sutcliffe, Business Development Director and Sarah Kirlew, Marketing Manager from Atlas Elektronik UK who visited yesterday to present a cheque for £2000. The donation is going towards funding five students in their bid for the Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award. The students will be heading to the USA in […]

Read more

The VSO welcome the BSO’s Artist in Residence

Yesterday we were very pleased to welcome the BSO’s Artist in Residence Johannes Moser to meet and play with our Senior VSO group. Johannes is a cellist and he brought his 320 year old cello to play. We shared Symphony 125 with him and he played us the first movement from Bach’s Cello Suite No […]

Read more

Class FS do Mathematical Mischief at Tesco

It’s Maths Activity Week this week at Victoria and our theme has been shapes. Classes have been busy learning about the many shapes that surround us and how they are used. Our Class FS group have been on a visit to Tesco with their shapes to see what they could find to match.

Read more

Swimathon 2019

Fundraising efforts are gathering pace for this summer’s Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award expedition to America. Senior Physical Activity Assistant Ali Dougal has been instrumental in organising events and last weekend a Swimathon was held in conjunction with Poole Lions. Victoria entered four teams who each swam for one hour. That’s a total of 426 […]

Read more

Boccia Inclusion League – 30/1/19

Yesterday Victoria welcomed Winchelsea, Longfleet, Oakdale, Allenbourn and St Joseph’s schools for the next round of matches in the Boccia Inclusion League. The Inclusion League enables our students to compete with mainstream students in a fun but competitive league which also goes a long way in strengthening our ties with other schools in the area. […]

Read more

Blasting off with the Space Dome

Our students have literally been seeing stars today as we welcomed Simon from Space Odyssey, who gave us a tour of the Cosmos. The students had an immersive 3D experience in the explorer dome which was set up in the sports hall. The dome uses spectacular 360-degree, 3D immersive imagery projected all around the inside, with […]

Read more

A warm welcome to Sylvia

Yesterday we extended a warm welcome to our interim Headteacher Sylvia Kerambrum. Sylvia has over twenty years’ experience of working in SEN across a wide range of schools both day and residential within the Maintained, Non- Maintained, Independent and Charity sector for students with a range of complex needs. She has consistently attained ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted […]

Read more

AFC Bournemouth Community Sports at VEC

2019 is off to an active start as the AFC Bournemouth Community team joined us this afternoon to launch their partnered schools PE programme and to run some PE and sports activities with our Pergins students. These sessions will also benefit our Sports Leadership students who are aiming to complete the football module. Huge thanks […]

Read more

Happy Holidays from all at VEC

Victoria breaks up for the Christmas holiday today and as our students head off, we reflect on another term of outstanding endeavour across the school in all departments. We must also wish Headteacher Simon Brown our very best wishes and thank him for his twelve years of distinguished service and leadership. He has been instrumental […]

Read more
1 2 3 52