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Bedales students have achieved strong A-Level results for 2013 with 40% of all grades at A*-A.
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In the Summer term, Bedales hosted 10 children from deprived areas in Belarus for four days of action-packed fun as part of a four week visit to the UK with the aim of them returning home refreshed, healthier, happier and more hopeful for the future.
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A Midsummer Music Festival organised by the Bedales Parents’ Association (BPA) raised over £6,000 following a concert held on the school grounds with the newly-completed Sam Banks Pavilion as the backdrop to the event.
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Year 3 pupils from Bedales Pre-prep Dunannie visited the Mayor of Chichester, Councillor Alan Chaplin, at the end of the Summer term to discuss concerns regarding environmental issues they had identified during a recent field trip.
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Pupils from Bedales Prep Dunhurst were delighted to discover that their fundraising efforts had helped to build a new classroom for El Jilguero School, Miraflor, Nicaragua.
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For the second year running Bedales hosted a special summer barbecue event for over 100 guests from Home-Start Butser, a local charity helping families with young children to cope through a difficult time in their lives.
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Pupils from Bedales Pre-Prep, Dunannie, participated in the School's annual 'fun run' and took to the sports track dressed up for this year's theme as 'minibeasts' to raise money for the Bedales Swaziland project.
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At Bedales pre-prep Dunannie, little people are encouraged to think about big ideas. This academic year, pupils in Year 3 (age 7 – 8 years) have started dedicated lessons in Philosophy led by Bedales Head of Philosophy, Clare Jarmy.
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Children at Bedales Prep School, Dunhurst recently experienced the challenges of life as Tudor sailors with the culmination of a year’s programme of activities and liaison with the Mary Rose Trust.
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Bedales School is now taking bookings for its newly launched Summer School to commence in July this year offering adults courses in: contemporary song-writing; creative writing and yoga & wellness.
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Bedales Schools Headmaster, Keith Budge and his wife Moony, helped welcome the Princess Royal to the launch of Save the Children’s 50th anniversary sale in Petersfield on 18 April.
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The annual science lecture at Bedales welcomed Lord Robert Winston to the school this year for a talk entitled ‘Can we survive in the 21st century’. Members of the school and local community were joined in the Quad by pupils from other schools.
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Students at Bedales welcomed the school’s first ever Philosopher in Residence, attending lectures on philosophy with Professor Keith Ward, Emeritus Regius Professor of Divinity at Oxford University. Earlier in the term, students visited China.
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Sculptor Martyn Grubb is to launch his latest collections of works ‘Fall of Man’ at Bedales School’s Gallery from 15 April to 4 May.
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Students studying Dance at Bedales performed their examined choreographed pieces on stage recently at the school’s Olivier...
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Pupils from Bedales Pre-Prep Dunannie have enjoyed studying subjects inspired by a variety of influences from aeronautical engineering to a stage play of Michael Morpurgo’s Farm...
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Students from Bedales and Bedales Prep, Dunhurst scored wins in fixtures and tournaments across rugby, hockey and netball as the spring term drew to a close in a successful finish of Winter...
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Children at Bedales Pre-Prep, Dunannie, completed the final week of the Spring term with a production entitled 'Rewind Time' chronicling the exploits of a group of children who discover a time machine and press the wrong...
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Pupils across the three Bedales Schools (Pre-prep Dunannie, Prep Dunhurst and Senior Bedales) raised a total of £1000 for Comic Relief through cake sales, fancy dress and red nose...
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Bedales Olivier Theatre played host to a stunning display of local dance talent at the school’s annual Youth Dance Platform over the weekend.
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Bedales Prep, Dunhurst, has launched an exhibition at the Bedales Gallery this month, showcasing talent across the school community featuring art, textiles, ceramics and design work by pupils, teachers and support staff.
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Bedales Prep (Dunhurst) pupils from Group 3 (Year 6) became evacuees for the day as part of their project on World War 2.
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Students from Bedales senior and prep schools enjoyed a masterclass with Olympic diver Peter Waterfield as part of the school's gifted and talented sports programme.
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Last weekend (2-3 February) saw members of the Bedales community, past and present, and relatives of the Banks family congregate in an effort to complete the final stages of roofing the Sam Banks Pavilion.
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This half term pupils and students from Bedales and Bedales Prep have secured team and individual successes in a variety of sports as their talent is recognised at county and national level.
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Children at Dunannie, Bedales Pre-prep, have begun the term exploring a variety of topics across the curriculum, including extreme weather and bird-watching studied by Year 3.
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Pupils from Dunhurst put on extra performances of Peter Pan at The Olivier Theatre this week after the snow forced cancellations over the weekend.
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Seven Bedales students are celebrating offers from the universities of Oxford and Cambridge on courses in the humanities and science.
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Bedales Block 3 (Year 9) student George Robson has secured a place in the Hampshire County U14 squad and the London Irish Elite Player Development Group after successful trials over the holidays.
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Pupils from Bedales Prep, Dunhurst, started the hockey season with training from Sean Kerly, gold medallist for Team GB at the Seoul Olympics in 1988.
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Pupils at Bedales Prep Dunhurst were delighted to find they had raised £2800 for charity after a special end of term fair entitled Helping Other People in Trouble or (HOPIT).
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Bedales welcomed back former student and renowned singer songwriter Teddy Thompson to the school for a public performance in a packed Olivier Theatre to help raise funds for the John Badley Foundation (JBF), the school’s bursary scheme.
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Pupils from Year 3 at Bedales Pre-prep, Dunannie, enjoyed a visit to Winchester Discovery Centre at the end of term as part of their project on Native America.
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A pupil from Bedales Pre-prep, Dunannie, is celebrating after winning the ‘spirit of the game’ award for the third time this season after his performance playing for Basingstoke Bisons at an U10 Cross Ice Tournament held at Guildford ice rink.
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This term has seen many sporting successes for students at Bedales and Bedales Prep, Dunhurst. The Bedales U14A boys’ football team clocked up impressive victories against Lancing A 3-0 and Charterhouse B 3-0.
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Children at Bedales Pre-Prep Dunannie have performed their nativity musical play to a packed audience. The children have also been organising fundraising events, celebrating Thanksgiving and practising music and dance for end of term celebrations.
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Pupils at Bedales Prep, Dunhurst, are celebrating their success after winning the U13 Netball tournament at Highfield last week.
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Students from Bedales prep and senior schools helped raise the roof of the new Sports Pavilion this week as stage two of the building project commenced following the construction of the timber frame in the school’s Outdoor Work department.
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Students at Bedales School have reached their goal of raising £3000 for four local charities following the success of a charity fashion show they organised which contributed £435 towards their target.
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Pupils from Bedales Prep, Dunhurst, took to the stage at Les Misérables in London last week in a series of acting workshops organised by the theatre company.
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Children in Year 2 at Bedales Pre-Prep Dunannie, enjoyed an extraordinary visit to Petworth House last week as they stepped back in time to the Victorian era.
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Bedales welcomed novelist Niall Griffiths as the school’s official ‘writer in residence’ this week. During his stay Niall spoke at the Bedales ‘Civics’ assembly about his experience of having his third novel, Kelly+Victor, made into a film.
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Bedales Sixth Form students and teachers spent half term helping two schools in Africa as part of an ongoing philanthropic initiative.
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On Saturday 29 September, Bedales Prep, Dunhurst unveiled a sculpture designed by pupils in collaboration with local sculptor Andrew Cheese. The sculpture features three figures in motion and was inspired by the Olympics.
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Bedales School played host to a performance by Maasai warriors the week before last and invited several local primary schools to join in.
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Bedales student golfers are celebrating after winning the Nett competition at the Independent Schools Golf Association (ISGA) Cup at Shire Golf Club.
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Students from Bedales and Bedales Prep, Dunhurst, enjoyed hockey coaching from Team GB Olympic Bronze medallist Alex Danson the week before last, as part of the school’s gifted and talented curriculum.
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Bedales Block 4 student (year 10), Emily Swettenham, received an award from Marwell for her entry in a photography competition that received over 1500 submissions.
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Children at Bedales Pre-Prep, Dunannie, enjoyed a day of storytelling workshops with the author and illustrator of best-selling award winning children’s book The Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch.
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The Autumn term at Bedales has marked the start of construction of a new sports pavilion dedicated to the memory of former Bedales student Sam Banks, who died at the age of 20 whilst travelling in India.
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