Wellesley Weekly 14th December 2020

Wellesley Weekly 14th December 2020

From the Headmaster’s Study As the Michaelmas term 2020 draws to a close (with no sense of slowing down!) all that remains for me to say is THANK YOU to everyone within the Wellesley community. We have all faced challenges but the energy, progress and...
Wellesley Weekly 7th December 2020

Wellesley Weekly 7th December 2020

From the Headmaster’s Study There is no sense of term slowing down to a finish at Wellesley and this week alone, the pupils will be busy in a variety of ways. Some of the middle school and senior pupils will be reviewing exams, with all being encouraged to take...
Wellesley Weekly 30th November 2020

Wellesley Weekly 30th November 2020

From the Headmaster’s Study Pupils in Block 4 and above are taking some internal examinations this week. The purpose of these is fundamentally two fold – to give the pupils the experience of sitting exams in a formal environment (for example, in the Old...
Wellesley Weekly 23rd November 2020

Wellesley Weekly 23rd November 2020

From the Headmaster’s Study Whilst scanning the newspapers over the Exeat weekend, I was reminded that Sunday was the anniversary of a key event. November the 22nd, in the historical context, is perhaps best known for being the day that President Kennedy was...
Wellesley Weekly 16th November 2020

Wellesley Weekly 16th November 2020

From the Headmaster’s Study Our Remembrance Readings and Armistice Day gathering allowed all within our community to acknowledge and remember the Old Welleslians who fought in the wars. We reflected on our 3 war memorials – in the Old Hall, the library and...
Wellesley Weekly 9th November 2020

Wellesley Weekly 9th November 2020

From the Headmaster’s Study Our thoughts this week turn to the old boys of Wellesley House and St Peter’s Court, who gave their lives fighting to provide a safer future for us all. Whilst we will not be able to congregate together as a community (with parents)...