Year 7 Paris Trip Update


All seems to be going well in Paris as we received this picture of the Year 7 group visiting the Arc du Triomphe. On Tuesday it was a sweltering 35 degrees but that didn’t slow the group down on their whistlestop tour! So far they have visited Versailles, The Eiffel Tower, The Louvre and taken a boat down the river […]

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Praise for French Drama Club


The French drama club has been running since September. This is a ‘Routes into Languages’ initiative and Sandra Daroczi, a languages student from Exeter University and student ambassador, has been working with eight students from Year 9 to produce a drama piece which was then videoed and submitted for the French Drama Festival which took place in Bristol.     […]

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Y9 Spanish Students Record Music Video


A Year 9 Spanish class have got their dancing shoes on and have recorded a music video for a regional competition. The video, which can be viewed below, is entitled ‘Mueve tu Cuerpo’ and was originally done as an exercise to learn various parts of the body but was so successful that Mrs Howden decided to film it and enter […]

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Year 9 and 10 Students Visit Barcelona


Clyst Vale had an amazing but intensive week sight-seeing in Barcelona.   On the last week of the summer term, 33 students from Years 9 and 10 accompanied by Mr Jones, Mr O’Brien, Miss Ashby and Miss Madden went to Barcelona, probably the most exciting and diverse city in the whole of Spain. We left Broadclyst village on a dull […]

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Yr 7 MFL Deep Learning Day


The latest deep learning languages day for Year 7 on 4th May was enjoyed by an enthusiastic half of Year 7 (the other half get their chance to have fun on the 6th July). There were some excellent face paintings and costumes               Making a Spanish tortilla.  The best bits are flipping it over and, of […]

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