Senior School Short Story Writing Competition

Posted: 9th July 2019

Key stage 3 Short Story House Competition

This year pupils were once again invited to write a story for the 2019 house competition. U3 had the topic of Alter Egos; L4 had to write a spy story and U4 wrote dystopian stories. The short-listed stories were judged by Mrs Sue Riley who used to be the Head of English at Highclare School. She was very impressed with the standard of the entries. Mariya Hussian, this year’s winner, will receive a trophy at the Senior School Prize Giving evening.

Joint Second:
Sophie Watkin L4
Ayisha Iqbal U4


Lina Bouden U4

Highly commended:
Ismail Yunus U4
Megha Bodhani U4
Madison Ealing U4
Laiba Ehsan L4
Arran Sandhu L4
Veeran Sohal U3

Sophia Jamil U3


Key stage 4 Short Story House Competition

L5 pupils were required to write a story inspired by their studies of the GCSE poem, The Charge of the Light Brigade. The joint winners were Toby Walton and Ketii Abebe who will share the trophy at the Senior School Prize Giving evening.

Highly Commended:
Ieva Modzeliauskaite
Joe De Waele
Kian Bhanabhai
Joe Walford
Safa Khan
Jess Davis

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