News and Events at RGS Worcester
Work started in late September to develop the new Hockey facility at Droitwich Road, Worcester and is in partnership with RGS Worcester, Worcester Hockey Club and Worcester City Council. The project involves building a facility to include two international standard Hockey pitches, two grass Football pitches, changing facilities and onsite parking.
We are thrilled that two of our Music Scholars are competing in the Final of the 2020 Bromsgrove Young Musicians Platform on Sunday. Sasha Penlington, Year Eight, will be competing in the Junior category on the piano, performing Bach’s ‘Prelude and Fugue in Bb Major’, Chopin’s ‘”Black Key” Etude’ and Debussy’s ‘Jardins Sous La Pluie’. Isabella Hulbert, Lower Sixth, will be competing as a singer in the Senior age group; she will perform ‘The Singer’ by Michael Head, Puccini’s ‘Chi il bel sogno di Doretta’ and ‘The Girl in 14G’ by Jeanine Tesori.
As of Tuesday 17 March, the Combined Cadet Force (CCF) was challenged to adapt, improvise and overcome the obstacles presented to the youth organisation in light of the national ‘lockdown’. Training went virtual, lessons were delivered on-line, cadets were challenged in different ways to the norm.
The Literary Society (LitSoc) has had a hugely successful start to the Academic year, with rapidly increasing numbers, The Lecture Theatre is now LitSoc’s new home every Monday evening. Year Eleven also has its very own LitSoc ‘bubble’ every Friday lunchtime. Pupils enjoy the trademark Litsoc experience: literature and tea!