My identify is Ben Hopton, and my position as Captain of House entails aiding the SLT, Director of Houses and the Heads of Homes with overseeing the Home Competitions, from house sporting occasions to charity meals collections. Having only been within the faculty for 4 weeks, the new yr 12s found themselves being recruited into their first sporting occasion of their time at QM. The turnout of latest ladies was superb for some houses like Gryphon, who had four year 12s obtainable to play at every match.
As a part of my role, I want to see the whole faculty (together with sixth form) getting involved in Home competitions, whether or not they be sporting, academic, charity events, group awards or gaining home points. This was sufficient, nonetheless, to encourage Gryphon, who after a fast staff discuss and a change of techniques, managed to score one other 6 targets within the second half of the match.
Finally, I want to congratulate all students who contributed and a special point out goes to Darby for raising the most items for the meals financial institution, closely followed by Petypher. Houses and houses can have loads of character, revealing the tastes, interests and history of the people living inside them.
As a Faculty we donated a total of 319 objects with Darby profitable the general problem closely adopted by Petypher. As we method the top of this time period, the Houses Group have been impressed with how nicely a large number of college students from all yr teams have approached the challenges.
Going into the first match on Wednesday 28th September was Aragon and Darby; with Darby overflowing with obtainable players, giving them loads of substitutes with fresh legs for the latter half of the match. Though spending the majority of the match attacking, Aragon had been unable to find the again of the net earlier than Gryphon.