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The Piggott School

A Church of England Academy

Trips Summary

Below is a summary of all the trips and events we currently run throughout the year.

Trip / Event

Time of Year

KS3 Carol Service

Nov / Dec

Y7 Warwick Castle Sleepover

Activities Day (July)

Y7 Normandy Trip

Activities Day (July)

Y8 Holland Trip

Activities Day (July)

Y8 Rotary Club Technology Tournament

December

Y9 Tirabad

January

Y9 Kew Gardens

Activities Day (July)

Y9 London Zoo

Activities Day (Oct)

Y9 Thorpe Park

Activities Day (July)

Y9 Tall Ships Youth Challenge

June/July

Y9 Leadership events (leaders helping at Primary Sports Days, swimming galas, Leadership Day at Robert Piggott School)

Throughout

Y10 Ski Trip – Austria

Easter holidays

Y10 Dinton Activity Centre

Activities Day (July)

Y10/11 China Exchange

Oct half-term – every 2yrs. Chinese return following July

Y10/11 German Exchange

Autumn Term – every 2yrs

Y10 French Exchange

March

Y12 & 13 Ski Trip – USA

February half term

6th Form French Exchange

March

Y10 Spanish Exchange

March

Y11/12 Iceland

Oct half-term – every 2yrs

Y12 Safe Drive Stay Alive event

October

Y12 University Visits

February

Y12 Spanish Conversation Exchange (Reading)

Fortnightly throughout the year

Y12 Slapton Ley

January

A-Level Revision Conferences ( Media, Psychology, English, Theatre Studies, Business, Science)

Various

ISSP Events (masterclasses, workshops, STEM Day, Languages at Work Day)

Various

Y12 Battlefields

Activities Day (July)

Y12 Auschwitz Project

Spring

Drama / English Lit trips

Various

The Wheeler Programme

5yr programme to raise aspirations of selected able students

Maths trips (Taking Maths Further, Maths Feast, Team Maths Challenge, Girls’ Maths Conference)

Various

Computing trips (National Museum of Computing, Digigirlz, Cisco, Oracle, Microsoft, Firebrand)

Various

Berkshire Maestros massed choir events (Royal Albert Hall)

March

 

In School Events

Time of Year

TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language certified course – open to KS5)

July

Y5 Languages Day (for local Primary students)

July

Y6 Chinese Taster Day

June

Various school events throughout the year

  • Jazz Day
  • Spring Concert
  • Christmas Rock Concert
  • Art Exhibitions
  • School Production
  • Globe Players
  • external speakers / performances
  • Year 11 Celebration Ball
  • Year 13 Celebration Evening