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Arete Partnership

 

cooperation and innovation 

The Arete partnership was established with Woking High School in June 2015,
reflecting a School developmental aim of improving collaboration and contribution
between Gordon’s and other schools. The partnership is centred on: developing
practice, combining student events, and training and enterprise. 

Arete Partnership Competitions and Events 2019-20
Student event Date Time Venue Result
Netball 19th September 2019 4.00 - 5.00 pm Woking High Win - Gordon's
Cross-Country 26th September 2019 3.40 - 5.00 pm Gordon's Win - Gordon's
Girls' Football 3rd October 2019 3.50 - 5.00 pm Woking High  
Chess 28th November 2019 3.50 - 5.00 pm Woking High  
Boys' Football All fixtures in 2 week period TBC Both  
Geography Quiz December TBC Gordon's  
Swimming 16th January 2020 2.15 - 4.00 pm Heathfield School  
Maths Competition February 2020 TBC Woking High  
Creative Writing Competition 5th February 2020 TBC Woking High  
Mock Trial 25th February 2020 TBC Gordon's  
U13 Girls' Rugby 26th February 2020 3.40 - 5.00 pm Gordon's  
U13 Boys' Rugby 26th February 2020 3.40 - 5.00 pm Gordon's  
Language Spelling Bee 19th March 2020 TBC Woking High  
Cricket All fixtures in 2 week period TBC Both  
Athletics (Track) 23rd April 2020 3.40 - 5.00 pm Gordon's  
Debating 28th April 2020 3.40 - 5.00 pm Gordon's  
Table Tennis 29th April 2020 3.40 - 5.00 pm Gordon's  
Athletics (Field) 21st May 2020 3.40 - 5.00 pm Gordon's  
Poetry 23rd June 2020 3.45 - 5.00 pm Woking High  
Business 25th June 2020 All Day Gordon's  
Golf 1st July 2020 TBC Foxhills Golf Club  
Film Festival TBC TBC Woking High  
Arts Evening TBC TBC Gordon's  
training & enterprise event Date Time venue
ILM Awards Evening Tuesday 15th October 2019 6.00 - 7.30 pm Gordon's
ILM Level 2 - Unit 1 Tuesday 7th January 2020   Woking High
ILM Level 2 - Unit 2 Tuesday 12th February 2020   Woking High
ILM Level 3 - Unit 1 Tuesday 14th January 2020 4.30 - 5.30 pm Woking High
ILM Level 3 - Unit 2 Tuesday 5th May 2020 4.30 - 5.30 pm Woking High
ILM Level 5 - Unit 1 Tuesday 3rd December 2019 5.00 - 6.30 pm Gordon's
ILM Level 5 - Unit 1 Tuesday 10th December 2019 5.00 - 6.30 pm Gordon's
ILM Level 5 - Unit 2 Tuesday 14th January 2020 5.00 - 6.30 pm Gordon's
ILM Level 5 - Unit 2 Wednesday 6th May 2020 5.00 - 6.30 pm Gordon's
Staff meetings date time venue
Steering Group Meeting 3rd September 2019 4.00 - 5.00 pm Gordon's
Joint Governors' Meeting 17th September 6.00 pm Gordon's
Careers Meeting 24th September 2019 9.30 - 11.00 am Woking High
SENCO Meeting TBC TBC Gordon's
Deputy Heads (Curriculum) Meeting 8th October 2019 1.30 - 2.30 pm Gordon's
Heads' Meeting 17th October 2019 10.00 am - 12.00 pm Woking High
Steering Group Meeting 28th November 2019 10.00 am - 12.00 pm Woking High
SLT Away Day TBC TBC TBC
Deputy Heads (Curriculum) Meeting 21st January 2020 1.30 - 2.30 pm Woking High
Careers Meeting 14th January 2020 9.30 - 11.00 am Gordon's
SENCO Meeting TBC TBC Woking High
Steering Group Meeting 6th February 2020 10.00 am - 12.00 pm Gordon's
Heads' Meeting 12th March 2020 10.00 am - 12.00 pm Gordon's
Careers Meeting 28th April 2020 9.30 - 11.00 am Woking High
Deputy Heads (Curriculum) Meeting 5th May 2020 1.30 - 2.30 pm Gordon's
SENCO Meeting TBC TBC Gordon's
Steering Group Meeting 11th June 2020 10.00 am - 12.00 pm Woking High
Heads' Meeting 2nd July 2020 10.00 am - 12.00 pm Woking High
HODs' Twighlight TBC TBC TBC
Arete Partnership Competitions and Events 2018-19 
 

Student Event

Term

Day/Date

Time

Venue

Result

Inter-School Cross-Country

Autumn

Wed 3rd Oct

3.50 – 5.00pm

GS

Gordon's

Inter-School Swimming

Spring

Thurs 10th Jan

3.00 – 5.00pm

Heathfield

Woking High

ILM Level 2 

Spring

Thurs 14th March

9.15 - 3.00pm

WHS

--

Inter-School Debating

Summer

Thurs 2nd May

3.50 – 5.00pm

WHS

Gordon's

Inter-School Table Tennis

Summer

Tues 7th May

3.50 – 5.00pm

GS

Gordon's

Inter-School Athletics

Summer

Weds 21st May

Afternoon

GS

Gordon's

Inter-School Chess

Summer

Thurs 20th June

4.00 – 5.00pm

GS

Woking High

Inter-School Girls' Football

Summer

TBC

3.50 – 5.00pm

WHS

--

Inter-School Poetry

Summer

Thurs 27th June

4.00 – 5.00pm

GS

Woking High

Inter-School Business

Summer

Weds 10th July

All Day

GS

Woking High
 
Following a 4-4 campaign, Gordon's retain the Arete Cup  as existing holders.
 

Staff Event

Term

Date

Time

Venue

Arete Governors

Autumn

Thurs 27th Sep

6.00pm

GS

Staff Applications for ILM Deadline

Autumn

Fri 19th Oct

Midnight

All schools

ILM  Level 2, 3, 5 2017-18 Awards

Autumn

Tues 9th Oct

5.30pm

GS

Steering Group Meeting

Autumn

Thurs 27th Sep

10.00am

GS

Steering Group Meeting

Spring

Thurs 24th Jan

10.00am

WHS

Steering Group Meeting

Spring

Thurs 21st March

10.00am

GS

Steering Group Meeting

Summer

Thurs 13th June

10.00am

WHS

Arete Heads' Meeting

Autumn

Thurs 29th Nov

10.00am

GS

Arete Heads' Meeting

Spring

Thurs 7th Feb

10.00am

GS

Arete Heads' Meeting

Summer

Thurs 4th July

10.00am

WHS

SENCo Meet

Autumn

Weds 17th Oct

1.45pm

GS

SENCo Meet

Spring

Weds 6th Feb

1.45pm

WHS

SENCo Meet

Summer

Weds 26th June

1.45pm

GS

DH (Curr) Meet

Autumn

Tues 25th Sep

10.00am

GS

DH (Curr) Meet

Spring

Tues 15th Jan

10.00am

WHS

DH (Curr) Meet

Summer

Tues 14th May

10.00am

GS

EBacc Leads Twilight INSET

Spring

Thurs 17th Jan

4.30 – 6.00pm

GS

 

ILM Training: Staff Event

Term

Date

Time

Venue

ILM Level 5 Unit 1

Autumn

Tues 4th Dec

5.00 – 6.30pm

GS

ILM Level 5 Unit 1

Autumn

Tues 11th Dec

5.00 – 6.30pm

GS

ILM Level 5 Unit 2

Spring

Weds 16th Jan

5.00 – 6.30pm

GS

ILM Level 5 Unit 2

Spring

Weds 23rd Jan

5.00 – 6.30pm

GS

ILM Level 3 Unit 1

Spring

Tues 15th Jan

4.30 – 5.30pm

WHS

ILM Level 3 Unit 2

Summer

Tues 7th May

4.30 – 5.30pm

WHS

NQT

Term

Date

Time

Venue

Arete NQT Training

Autumn

Thurs 18th Oct

4.00pm

GS

Arete NQT Training

Spring

 Tues 5th February

4.00pm

WHS

Arete NQT Training

Summer

Mon 29th April

4.00pm

GS

Arete Partnership Competitions and Events 2017-18 
 
Event Term Date Time Venue Result
ILM Level 2 Unit 1 Autumn 29 September 10:00-14:30 WHS --
Inter-School Cross Country Autumn 12 October 15:3017:00 GS Gordon's
Inter-School Swimming Competition Spring 11 January 15:00-17:00 Aldershot Pool WHS
Inter-School Debating Competition Spring 18 January 15:50-17:00 GS Gordon's
ILM Level 2 Unit 2  Spring 15 January 09:15-15:00 WHS --
Inter-School Girls' Football Spring 1 March Cancelled WHS --
Inter-School Athletics Competition Summer 25 April Afternoon GS Gordon's
Inter-School Table Tennis Competition Summer 28 June 15:00-17:00 GS GS / WHS
Inter-School Chess Competition Summer 20 June 16:00-17:00 GS Gordon's
Inter-School Poetry Competition Summer 28 June 16:00-17:00 GS WHS
Inter-School Business Competition Summer 11 July All Day GS WHS

Gordon's School - 4.5   |   Woking High - 3.5   |   Hoe Valley - 0

Arete Partnership Competitions and Events 2016-17 
 
Event Term Date Time Venue Result
Inter-School ILM Level 2 Launch Autumn 28 November All Day WHS n/a
First Steering Group Meeting Autumn 28 September 11.00 WHS n/a
Inter-School Cross-Country Autumn 10 November 15.50-17.00 GS GS
ILM L2 Unit 1 Write up Autumn 1 December 15.50-17.00 GS/WHS n/a
Inter-School Swimming Competition Spring 12 January 15.00-17.00 Aldershot Pool WHS
Inter-School Debating Competition Spring 18 January 15.50-17.00 WHS GS
Inter-School Growth Mind-Set Symposium Spring 9 January All Day WHS n/a
Inter-School Girls' & Boys' Football Spring 1 March 15.50-17.00 WHS WHS
ILM L2 Unit 2 Write up Spring 6 March 15.50-17.00 GS/WHS n/a
Inter-School Athletics Competition Summer 24 April Afternoon GS GS
Inter-School Table Tennis Competition Summer 8 June 15.50-17.00 WHS GS
Inter-School Golf & Chess Competition Summer 21 June 15.00-17.00 TBC GS
Inter-School Business Competition Summer 11th July All Day GS (Library) GS

Overall result 2016-17:
Gordon's School - 7  |  Woking High - 2

Arete Partnership Competitions and events 2015-16 
 
Event Term Date Venue Result
Inter-School Design Competition Autumn Mon 14 September 2015 Gordon's & Woking High n/a
Inter-School X-Country Competition Autumn Wed 21 October 2015 Gordon's School GS
 Prefect Training Day Autumn W/B 16 November 2015 Gordon's School n/a
Inter-School Swimming Competition Spring Monday 11 January 2016 Aldershot WHS
Inter-School Debating Competition Spring W/B 8 February 2016 Gordon's School WHS
Anti-Bullying Symposium Spring W/B 22 February 2016 Gordon's School n/a
Inter-School Girls' Football Competition Spring Thu 10 March 2016 Woking High WHS
Inter-School Table Tennis Competition Summer Thu 12 May 2016 Gordon's School GS
Inter-School Mock UN Gobal Challenge Summer W/B 16 May Woking High n/a
Inter-School Athletics Competition Summer Track: Thu 26 May 2016 Gordon's School GS
Inter-School Golf Competition Summer Thu 30 June 2016 Windlemere Golf Club GS
Inter-School Chess Competition Summer Fri 1 July 2016 Gordon's School GS
Inter-School Business Competition Summer Mon 11 July 2016 Woking High GS

Overall result 2015-16:
Gordon's School - 6 | Woking High - 3