Category: General Dover College

National Book Token design success

24th April 18

We’re very pleased to announce that Maisie in Year 8 has been chosen as the runner-up in the age 13-16 category in the annual World Book Day: Design a National Book Token competition. Maisie has won a £100 National Book Token for herself, a £100 National Book Token for her teacher and a £250 National…

Sporting Success

17th April 18

Thomas in Year 9 School House is shooting on Saturday 21st April in the British Schools and Young Shots Championship 2018 at Sporting Targets in Bedford. He will be representing the school at this event- so we are hopeful for a good result for Thomas and as a result the school. On Sunday 22nd April he…

Dover College Offers 30 Hours Funded Childcare

21st February 18

Dover College is offering parents of children aged 3 and 4 years of age a fabulous incentive to send them to the College by giving pre-schoolers from eligible families 30 hours’ free childcare from April 2018. The nursery is located within the Junior School and benefits from qualified teachers, fully equipped classrooms in which phonics…

Easter Craft and Egg Hunt Event – Saturday 24th March

21st February 18

Dover College Junior School is delighted to be holding an Easter Craft and Easter Egg hunt on Saturday, 24th March from 10am to 11.30am. Open to all children from the age of 2 to 7 years of age, not just those from the Dover College community. Children will be able to take part in a…

L’Épiphanie

12th January 18

Students in Years 8 & 9 have been learning about the Epiphany celebrations in France and in particular the Galette des Rois, a cake traditionally shared by friends and family alike. It celebrates the arrival of the Three Wise Men in Bethlehem. Composed of a puff pastry cake, with a small charm, the ‘fève’, hidden…

Well Done Maddie!

10th January 18

We are delighted to share the news that, following an intense and competitive series of trials, Maddie in Year 6 has been selected to the Kent County Cricket U11 Girls’ squad for the 2018 season. Maddie has previously represented Dover College at U9 level, Hythe Cricket Club and the Eastern Vikings District and we are…

Inter House Photography Competition

14th December 17

This term the Art department launched the Inter House Photography Competition, open to all senior school pupils. There were a hugely diverse and superb range of photographs with more than 175 entries.   Below are the winning entries and all photographs can be viewed on the Dover College Art blog.   https://artdovercollege.wordpress.com/   1st prize…

Farewell

13th December 17

Today marks not only the end of the Michaelmas Term, but also the day that we have to bid farewell to our wonderful one-term pupils: Kathi, Michelle, Ana, Julia, Marie, Ignacio, Paul, Malte and Valentina. Although your stay with us was only short, each one of you has made a huge contribution to our Dover…

Early Years: The Place Where Exploring and Curiosity Know no bounds!

6th December 17

In Pre Reception we love to hear the child’s voice, whether it be lost in imaginative play, interacting with fellow ‘chiddlers’ or asking the biggest questions about life. We explore and learn in our Discovery Garden, an outside garden full of wigwams, arches and our much-loved mud kitchen. We learn phonics, challenge ourselves with maths…

Gothia World Youth Cup

6th December 17

The College is delighted to share the news that two boys, Sam Smith (Year 7) and Jaiden Flisher (Year 9), have been selected as part of the Prep School Pumas Development Squads for the Gothia World Youth Cup in Sweden next summer. The Pumas are made up of the “most talented players from the South…