Speech Day 2017

Speech Day 2017

SPEECH DAY: SATURDAY 1st JULY 2017


Programme of Events



9.30am
Guests welcomed by the Jazz Band on the steps of Pears School
Art Exhibition opens in the Art School (until 4.00pm)
Textiles School opens
Design Exhibition opens in the Design Centre 
10.15am
Speeches in The Marquee
Guest of Honour – Georgie Twigg MBE

11.30am
1st XI v Repton Pilgrims on The Square 

11.30am
Speech Day concert in Pears School
Science Priory opens (until 1.00pm)

12.45pm onwards
Drinks parties in Houses 


From 1.30pm
Parents and guests are invited to bring picnics and share them with their families around The Square.

2.00pm
Army Camp Party departs 
Pupils may leave at any time after this point, though cricket will continue for those who wish to remain 

2.30pm
RAF Camp Party departs 

4.00pm
Houses close 

6.00pm
Leavers’ Service for all Leavers and Parents in School Chapel

6.45pm
Leavers’ Ball - Reception in The Garth