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The Mistral Maiden by Chad Canterbury

   M otivated
    I ndependent
    S uccessful
    T rustworthy
    R esilient
    A spirational
    L eaders 

If you hang out with chickens you're going to cluck and if you hang out with eagles you're going to fly...Are you going to be a chicken or an eagle?


Latest House Point Totals:

2017-18: Summer Term 1

All current Housepoint totals can be found here...

Keep collecting those Housepoints Mistral!

Current House Events 


19th October: Step Out for Step by Step

Wear trainers to school for the day in return for a donation of an item of food for 'Step by Step' Charity

House Tutor Group Heroes

8V    Rosa Parks
8W    Pegasus
9V     Yuri Gagarin
9W    Tracey Curtis Taylor
10V     Tim Peake
10W    Commando - WW2 Pigeon
11V     Carl Fredricksen
11W    Amelia Earhart

 Current House Colour Awards

The following students and staff have received Half Colours for their contribution to Mistral House success.

Oakley Beighton
George Foster
Elliott Miles
Owen Piper
Redip Scherchan
Archie Smith
Ollie Stevens
Layla Weller

Teegan O'Connor
Izzy Vaz

Fleur Andrews
Macy Ayres
Jake Baldwin

Lucy Bird
Kelsey Burge
Katey Cheetham
Aaron Cox
Lael G
Megan Kelly
Jemma Little
George Miller

Keane Anderson
Michael Harper
Toby McArdell

Mr Branch
Mr Britten
Mrs Daddow
Mrs Lloyd
Miss McKie

Mrs Turk
Mr Watts

Miss Winter

The following students and staff have received Full Colours for their contribution to Mistral House success

Heather Williamson
Jessica Brooke
Ellie Head
Izzy Dunn
Catherine Farley
Molly Florey

Mrs Bunce
Mrs Nicol
Ms Nicholson




...represents your different kinds of insights from common sense to practical knowledge, human knowledge, your inspiration and creativity, and your vision

Head of House:

  Mrs Parkin

House Prefects:

  Molly Florey 
  Michael Harper

Latest News:
European Languages Day Quiz 2018

Congratulations 11V for winning the European Languages Day Quiz!

World Earth Day Quiz

22nd April 2018

Unfortunately we only came 4th in the World Earth Day Quiz organised by Terra. We need you all to participate in order to have a chance of winning!

House Table Tennis Results 2018

Mistral                   210
Aqua                     210
Terra                       92
Ignis                       464

Bad luck Mistral, Ignis were too strong for us all this time! Thank you to all who took part.

House Chess Tournament Results March 2018

Final Scores

Aqua:14    Mistral: 170    Terra: 151  Ignis: 116

A huge congratulations to our Mistral Chess players. It was a close tournament and you did us proud to come out on top! 

House Basketball Competition Results February 2018

Year 7 Boys    MISTRAL
Year 8 Boys    MISTRAL
Year 9 Boys    IGNIS
Year 10 Boys    AQUA
Year 11 Boys    = IGNIS, TERRA, AQUA
U14 Girls    TERRA
U16 Girls No tournament ran

Massive well done to the Year 7 & 8 Mistral Boys!

House Trivia Quiz Results February 2018

Thank you to all of the Mistral Quizzers for taking part!

House Dodgeball Competition Results December 2017

Congratulations Mistral, we came joint 1st overall in the House Dodgeball competition!

Year 7     =1st
Year 8        1st
Year 9     = 1st
Year 10   = 2nd
Year 11      3rd


On 5th December 2017 We had the pleasure of welcoming Jo Hennessy, Schools and Youth Coordinator for Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance to our Mistral Assembly. She spoke to us about the Air Ambulance and their work which was very interesting and informative. 

We then presented her with a cheque for £139.51 which Mistral have raised for HIOWAA, our House Charity, during the last year.

Haiku Competition Winner

The Mistral winning Haiku:

As the trees sway by
In the dark, gloomy graveyard.
There was a young boy

The winner, Aaron Year 9, claimed a £5 voucher and money plant for his winning Haiku.

All 4 winning House Haikus and accompanying illustrations have now been put forward as offical entries into the 15th World Children’s Haiku Contest 2017 – 2018 as organised by the Japan Society  https://www.japansociety.org.uk/43217/haiku-contest-15/

House Football Competition Results
Mistral Boys
Year 7 - 4th
Year 8 - 2nd
Year 9 - 2nd
Year 10 - 2nd
Year 11 - 4th

Mistral Girls
U13 - 4th

U16 - =1st

1st Terra 1131
2nd Ignis- 1080
3rd Aqua – 1040
4th Mistral - 911

House Cross Country Polo Run Results
Year 7 2nd
Year 8 1st
Year 9 2nd
Year 10 2nd
Well done to every single one of you who took part!
Languages Day Quiz Results 2017


1st   Ignis   810
2nd Mistral 770
3rd Aqua 650
4th Terra 480

Congratulations go to 8V who were the winners of the KS3 Form Competition. Thank you to all who took part.

House Charity

Mistral House are fundraising for The Hampshire & Isle of Wight Air Ambulance.