Farewell Mr Rosen!

While we have been saying our goodbyes to Mr Rosen this week, we have also been reflecting on all he has done for AHS over the past 24 years in this lovely article in The Bucks Herald:  https://www.bucksherald.co.uk/news/people/aylesbury-high-school-headmaster-alan-rosen-retires-after-24-years-1-9000735?fbclid=IwAR0k2JfHrq5kGvITN-87tgOfF2pot1zSwpF0nNMjyOGejNSxm50l5EM494U

Summer Highlights

Do have a look at our latest edition of Highlights and our most recent newsletter – find them under our What’s On menu.

F1 In Schools Ambassadors

Sita and Gauri represented the school at a Dare To Be Different F1 in Schools event at Silverstone.  As well as talking to lots of primary students about F1 in Schools, they got to meet Claire Williams OBE and principal of Williams Formula 1, Susie Wolfe MBE former racing driver and Tatiana Calderon, Formula 2 driver and test driver for Alfa Romeo in Formula 1.

National 300m Champion!

Congratulations Emilia! First place with 39.63 for ESSA 300m National Champion and Championship Record Holder! Emilia and Hannah also reached the relay final and achieved 4th place!

District Athletics Champions!

Congratulations to our amazing athletes who had so much success at District Athletics yesterday and who are overall district champions.  There were some outstanding individual results too: new district records in 100m, 200m, relay and high jump.  Gold medals for Year 7, 8 and 9 hurdles, Year 8 high jump and Year 9 relay, 100m and 200m.

Our new Year 7s

It was great to welcome our new Year 7 students to their transition days this week and we are looking forward to seeing them all again in September.

Duke of Edinburgh

Congratulations to the 69 Year 10 students, who completed their Bronze expedition on the hottest weekend of the year!

June Activity Days

Students experienced a range of activities on Friday.  Year 7 competed to build the best wind turbine and Year 8 had fun with cross-curricular activities in Ashridge.  Year 9 designed and marketed an eco-friendly product as part of their enterprise day, while Year 10 participated in a range of well-being activities from yoga to self defence.

U16 National Champions

Congratulations to our U16 basketballers who came back from 20 points down to win the national final 99-98 in extra time!  What a match!  Well done to Grace who was awarded MVP for her 33 point contribution – but a brilliant team effort all round!  A huge thank you to Mrs Arber and Coach Jenner for their dedication to the team and to all the supportive parents – we hope you still have some nails left!