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Two teams attend public speaking competition



Two Millfield teams attended the English Speaking Union Public Speaking Competition this term, with a Year 9 team participating for the first time.

The competition tests the competitors...>>

350 attend Biology and Psychology Symposium



Millfield welcomed 200 guests to its annual Sixth Form Biology and Psychology Symposium this month.  Leading academics including Professor George Banting and Dr Patrick Jordan (OM) presented...>>

Further EPQ presentations



Another group of Upper Sixth pupils presented their EPQ projects to an audience of peers and teachers. The group’s choice of topics included several which reflected the personal interests of...>>

Hazards expert talks to Sixth Form geographers



Professor Iain Stewart from Plymouth University joined Sixth Form geographers to talk about how we as humans make decisions that determine the likelihood and impact of a hazard.

One of the...>>

Devised Drama performances

The Arts


As part of their course, Upper Sixth drama pupils performed devised plays, the culmination of a term’s work, which involved the creation from scratch of their own pieces of theatre. The unit...>>

Musical variety at the Johnson Sessions

The Arts


Contemporary music at Millfield shone once again, with pupils putting on another collection of impressive performances and composition style.

There were performances from pupils in every...>>

University offers underway from across the globe



Upper Sixth pupils have returned to their penultimate term at school with offers and invitations to interview from many prestigious universities in the UK and abroad.

Reflecting the all-...>>

OM Jazmin Sawyers competes in The Voice

The Arts


Old Millfieldian Jazmin Sawyers has been showcasing her talents on a new stage.

A true all-rounder, Jazmin, who attended Millfield for Sixth Form between 2010-2012, is best known for her...>>

Sixth Form tackle cyber psychology



Millfield Sixth Form pupils welcomed Dr Jeffrey DeMarco to conduct a talk about social media, cyber psychology and its links to online...>>

January’s Open Musician’s Platform

The Arts


The first Open Musician’s Platform of the new year was a beautiful display of both singing and instrumental performances.

Pupils displayed their talents across a variety of styles from...>>

Pupil success in mathematics challenges



Nearly 190 Millfield pupils took part in the UKMT Senior Mathematical Challenge, a national competition for students in Upper Sixth and below which involves solving 25 multiple choice mathematics...>>

Millfield's cricket teams tour India



On December 10, the U18 boys, U16 boys and girls cricket team embarked on a 10 day tour of India.

The teams played five matches each alongside many other activities on the tour. The 14-...>>

Conservation trip to India



Over the Christmas holidays a group of pupils visited India to learn more about conservation. Following a 60 hour journey the group arrived in Kanha, via new Delhi.

Based at a Game lodge, a...>>

Musical climax to autumn term

The Arts


Ensemble playing was the focus of ‘Music at Millfield’, the musical climax of the first term and the perfect evening to welcome in the Christmas holidays.

After a busy day of...>>