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Quella mattina mentre ero al bar a bere un caffè ho incontrato una persona che mi ha cambiato la vita…


Continua la storia in prima persona. Ero seduto in un angolo del bar, osservando fuori della vetrina una coppia che camminava lentamente mano nella mano. La donna pareva così contenta, con un’ espressione così familiare…. D’improvviso ho intravisto con la coda dell’occhio un uomo che si avvicinava. Si è fermato davanti a me e, prima […]

Italian Exchange Trip


Lucy: Ciao …… Georgia: Hello everyone and welcome. We are going to tell you about our recent exchange to a science school called ‘Mattiolo’ in Vasto, a town in Italy. Fortutiously, Vasto is in the Central region of Italy so therefore it was in prime position to travel around the country and visit other cities […]

Intercultural Programmes


Last year the Italian Department, led by Ms D’Aquila, initiated an exchange programme with an Italian grammar school “Liceo Scientifico Mattioli” in Vasto, one of the most beautiful Adriatic seaside resorts. Eleven students were invited by our school and hosted by our girls. In return 13 of our girls studying Italian GCSE and AS attended […]

Welcome to the Italian Department


Italian is offered as an option every other year in L5 and it is becoming an increasingly popular choice. Girls follow an accelerated GCSE course which is completed in two years. Many of them continue to AS and A2 level. Extra- curricular courses may be offered to those girls who did not have the opportunity […]