Speaking English fluently is a true advantage but speaking only English can be a disadvantage. To be successful in our ‘globalised’ world there is an ever increasing need for our young people to be competent in one or more languages and possess intercultural capability.
Well known broadcaster, historian and author Michael Wood visited us on 11 December to deliver a lecture on ‘The Excitement of History’ to an audience of our Ancient and Modern History students.
The Good Schools Guide Awards for 2013 have just been announced and we’re delighted to report that OSFC has won three in 2014 to add to our total from previous years. This year our winners are in the following categories: OCR Sport (Girls), OCR Sport (Boys) and CeFS (Certificate in Financial Studies) Finance/Accounting (Girls)
Author and former Principal Nick Brown came back to College to judge the entries in this year’s short story competition and read an extract from his forthcoming new novel The Wooden Walls of Thermopylae to an audience of students and staff.