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  • We are sad to learn of the death of Sir John Rowling, the founder of PiXL. Sir John visited Urswick and was a great inspiration to many school leaders. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and PiXL staff. 08:34 AM - 20th January, 2020
  • Our Year 8 Basketball team celebrated a 28-6 victory over Cardinal Pole! Read more 04:20 PM - 17th January, 2020
  • Students are enjoyed their first workshop as part of a project about the writer Aphra Behn. The project culminates in a trip to Westminster Abbey to visit her grave. Read more 03:55 PM - 17th January, 2020
  • We have produced our very own calendar, with portraits by our super talented students! Please click here to purchase one. Read more 11:58 AM - 19th December, 2019
  • Staff leading the South African Exchange 2020 met with the SA High Commissioner this week, Nomatemba Tambo. 03:15 PM - 18th December, 2019
  • We were lucky enough to have gifts and goodies delivered to 15 students and their families from our wonderful friends at who provide our school counselling service. We are all feeling very festive! Read more 03:14 PM - 18th December, 2019
  • Congratulations to Muhammed, Maria, Zenab, Nesil, Taiwo and Rajeshwar for winning our Sixth Form attendance draw! Read more 09:17 AM - 5th December, 2019
  • Our Christmas Newsletter is out now!! Click here to read what we have been up to! Read more Read more 04:25 PM - 2nd December, 2019