The BBC recently published an article claiming “a baby girl born in 2016 would be 75% more likely to go to university than a boy, if current trends continue”. These figures are indeed alarming – but are they accurate?
There have been many reports in the national press regarding the difficulty of the A level Edexcel Mathematics C1 paper, which thousands of year 12 students sat yesterday. Was it too hard or was the paper in line with expectations?
The second CIFE football tournament was again held at England’s national training facility at St George’s during the Easter break. It is the highlight of the MPW football calendar.
The arrival of a gold crested invitation to attend the annual CIFE colleges Awards Ceremony at the House of Lords was not only a huge honour for the students who had been nominated to receive a prestigious award, but also for the members of MPW staff who were able to celebrate their success.
MPW Birmingham participated in the second CIFE football tournament which was held at the prestigious Saint George’s Park – the official training venue for England’s national football team.
To celebrate the end of the Spring term, the Art and Photography department travelled to the Yorkshire Sculpture Park in West Bretton to spend a day enjoying open-air displays by some of the world’s finest sculptors.
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MPW Birmingham continued with their to date impressive unbeaten football season with a comprehensive 5-1 victory over Cambridge Centre for Sixth Form Studies.
Cambridge University have recently announced that they will be introducing new entrance tests for 2017 applicants. Read about the tests, and MPW’s comment on them here.
In February of this year, MPW Birmingham had the privilege of hosting the West Midlands round of the prestigious Oxford schools debating competition – the largest parliamentary style competition in the UK!
Source: Essential Surrey 24th March 2017
Source: CIFE, the Sixth-form Experts 26th February 2017
Source: School Report Spring Term 2017
Source: The Sunday Times 21st August 2016
Source: Essential Surrey 28th January 2016
Source: The Sunday Times 16th August 2015
Source: The Telegraph 24th January 2015
Source: The Sunday Times 9th March 2014
Source: Independent 7th March 2012
Source: Independent 22nd October 2011
Source: Independent 10th March 2009