Author Visit – Matt Dickinson

November 7, 2013

Arctic explorer, film maker and now teenage fiction writer Matt Dickinson is coming to the school to talk to students about his writing career. In the afternoon he will be available for sixth form students to talk to those thinking about careers in film, tv, outdoor pursuits or writing.


Easter Reading Challenge Winner announced

May 22, 2013

Mrs J Williams was the winner of the Staff Easter Reading Challenge, where 40 members of staff read teenage fiction books over the holiday and wrote reviews. The book Mrs Williams read was Boy’s Don’t Cry by Malorie Blackman (writer of the Noughts & Crosses series).

Charlie Higson & Alex Scarrow visit The Gryphon

April 18, 2013

Over the next two weeks we are delighted to welcome Charlie Higson & Alex Scarrow who will be giving presentations to our students and talking about their life as authors.

Carnegie & Greenaway Shortlists announced

March 14, 2013

This year’s Carnegie Shortlist contains 8 books and I will be reading them along with lots of other School Librarian and students across the UK. Why not read some yourself?