'This House believes Coronavirus will create a brave new world' was the topic debated in the first John O'Gaunt society online event
Two of the values that we hold dear in the Canford Community are having a strong sense of purpose and a brave courageous attitude in the face of challenge, and we are certainly facing challenging times at the moment. I would like to thank you all for your tremendous support. Ben Vessey, Headmaster
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Stay safe and well. We hope to see everyone again at Canford very soon.
Latest News and Events
Our artists have been finding a variety of ways to embrace their creativity during lockdown.
Faced with an unprecedented situation, Canford wanted to offer its Upper Sixth pupils a meaningful end to their education. Thus the Canford 'College Programme' was born.
During the time of remote learning, it is vital that pupils and staff look after themselves both in terms of keeping fit and in their wellbeing and mental health.
Friday 23rd April
Featuring the musicians of the Upper Sixth performing in March for their A Level recitals.
Thursday 30th April, 5.15pm
An opportunity for pupils to perform from their homes via the Teams app*
*Attendance at the 'team' live event concerts is via this link: Sounds of Canford
Performers will automatically be added to the event.
Friday 1st May
Featuring the compositions of the Upper Sixth which were performed and recorded in February by Britten Sinfonia.
Available to view on the Canford Music YouTube channel from 5pm on Friday 1st May.
Thursday 14th May, 7.00pm
Watch live from 7pm via this link: GCSE Fifth form solo concert
Friday 8th May
Featuring the performances of Canford's musicians alongside members of Britten Sinfonia in chamber music. Concert recorded in February.
Week 5 is Celia's Cherry Bakewell Blondie recipe - Happy baking!
Week 4 is Celia's ultimate chocolate brownie recipe - Happy baking!
Week 3 is Lemon cake - Happy baking!