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End of Term Christmas Service 2018

Our end of term Christmas service today was a joy and has rounded off the term and year perfectly. We were joined by parents, carers and friends in St Aldhelm’s Church for a special morning of song and a nativity play. We like to do things a little differently and this year we adapted songs […]

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Sports Assembly Winter 2018

We held our end of term sports assembly yesterday which is our opportunity to congratulate all the students who have excelled in sports over the term/year. We have had so much to celebrate this year with successes in Boccia, Table Cricket, Swimming and Athletics. We were also awarded the School Games Gold Award which is […]

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School Christmas Party 2018

Wednesday was Christmas Party day at VEC with staff tucking into turkey rolls and our students attending a magical party. This year’s theme was Aladdin. After being entertained by Tim Woodwind, the students made their way to the sports hall which had been turned into a mystical eastern land for them to explore and have […]

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An incredible performance from Gaelynn Lea

This afternoon we were treated to a concert by American classically trained violinist and songwriter Gaelynn Lea. She was joined by guitarist Dave Mehling and played a lovely set which was by turns up-lifting, reflective and moving. We were joined by students from Winchelsea school who also thoroughly enjoyed Gaelynn’s beautiful music. Gaelynn has a […]

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More from the Dorset Leadership Academy

Esther, Sophie and Elisha attended the Dorset Leadership Academy at Bryanston School yesterday to join the organising committee for The Dorset School Games. They were awe struck with the guest keynote speaker, London 2012 Paralympic athlete Aaron Phipps. He gave an inspiring talk about his journey to get into the Great Britain Wheelchair Rugby Team […]

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Dorset Leadership Academy and Young Ambassador Conference

Three of our students attended The Dorset Leadership Academy and Young Ambassador Conference at Bryanston School yesterday. The purpose of this event wass to further develop leadership skills in disabled and non-disabled young people and inspire them to lead and volunteer in sport. Elisha, Esther and Sophie had a great day meeting their peers from […]

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FoVEC Festive Fun Night

Thank you to everyone who came along on Friday night and supported our Christmas Fun Night. We managed to fill eight tables with six in a team this year, and a fun night was had by all. The teams took part in a range of games with the emphasis on fun and they raised a […]

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Outstanding Development of the International Dimension in the Curriculum Award

Headteacher Simon Brown was in London on Wednesday to collect Victoria’s award for ‘Outstanding Development of the International Dimension in the Curriculum’. The event was held at The Houses of Parliament and was attended by MPs and dignitaries.  The award recognises the achievements of schools that do exceptional work in international education, giving young people […]

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VEC’s Christmas Tree, courtesy of Compton Acres

Our school Christmas tree was very kindly donated this year by Compton Acres and today we had the pleasure of welcoming Compton Acres owner Kaye Merna to Victoria. Kaye popped in to see the how the tree had been decorated and to meet some of the students who had helped. This year the tree has […]

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UV-PE!

This half term we have transformed some PE lessons into a sensory experience by using fluorescent equipment. Classes Green Island, HN and BK have taken part. The students have enjoyed warm ups using a glow in the dark parachute with shiny stars. In lessons, students have challenged themselves to glow in the dark sporting challenges […]

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