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The Teaching Awards Deadline for entry: 24th February The Teaching Awards is a fantastic way to raise the profile of the outstanding work that takes place in schools and colleges across the UK.


This term Year 7 Dancers are learning choreography from Christopher Bruce’s “Swansong” 1987. They are enjoying exploring how they can incorporate a chair into their trio dance, whilst developing ways of using characterisation in the dance studio.


Our Magistrates’ Mock Trial team are currently observing proceedings in Oxford Magistrates Court to help prepare for their upcoming debating competition.


This week, a group of Yr10 girls went on a trip to the Mathematical Institute at the University of Oxford.The girls had an opportunity to speak to Oxford students about their experiences.


Year 9 Parents and Carers! Please join us for year 9 Options evening tomorrow at 6.00pm in the main school hall. We look forward to seeing you there!


Brilliant Club, Scholars Programme launch visit to Oxford University.


Taking students to Oxford University for the launch of the Scholar’s Club! The students are super excited! So proud we are able to offer these provisions!


The Bookbuzz 2022 books are here! The Book Trust have selected a wide variety of titles, from non-fiction reads for curious minds to fast-paced page-turners to make sure that Bookbuzz has something for everyone.


Congratulations to our Yr11 boys' football team! They came out on top this week, in their first fixture this year against UTC. The final score was: 6-2 to Aureus


We welcomed year 5s from Aureus Primary School yesterday morning. They took part in a clay workshop with our Art Department. To tie in with their curriculum, they created ancient Egyptian themed trinket bowls. It was an absolute joy to work with such lovely students.


Just one day to go until our Wizard of Oz performances on Thursday and Friday evening! Refreshments will be available on both nights - cash only.


We held our first ever Year 12 Awards Evening this week. It was great to see the class of 2022 and find out about their post-16 courses. Find out who the award winners were via the link - Latest News - Aureus School...


HOW ABOUT A SPOT OF TEE? Aureus Golf Club, run by Mr Hayden, were at the Hadden Hill golf range this week, practicing their swings.


Read all about our House Music Competition - House Music Competition - Latest News - Aureus School...


On Sunday, the Didcot Remembrance Parade took place and Aureus School was proudly represented by Grace and Sophie P along with Warren and Sophie R, who placed the school wreath. It was a pleasure to see so many Aureus students represented in Guides, Scouts, and Cadets.

Posted on: 21/11/2022

Year 12 Awards Evening

Many families arrived for our GCSE Awards Evening tonight, to celebrate the achievement and to say a final farewell to the class of '22.

"I couldn't believe how sad I personally was to see them go. Having done transition with them, visiting their Primary school, being the T&L lead, their SENDCo and then the guy to nag them all the time, has to be one of the highlights of my career.
Hard work? Yes. Worth it? Definately!" ...
Mr Ali, Assistant Headteacher

Students also celebrated receiving their official GCSE certificates

Subject Best Academic Achievement Award Best Effort/Acheivement Award
Art  India B Archie M
Music Jojo C Natalie O
Combined Science: Foundation Clayton P Lily-Rose R
Combined Science Higher: Archie M Jack P 
Separate Science: Biology Isabella W Louis B
Separate Science: Chemistry Ranveer R  Zak J
Separate Science: Physics Malik B Freddie F
Geography Malik B Patricia M
Drama Maddie N Holly M
Maths Foundation Tamas K Bia L
Maths Higher Ranveer R Kyrell C
Computing  Saul D Osaid S
Business Studies Zak J Amelie P-W
Media  Clayton P Amelia B
Ethics Osaid S Edward S
English Lit Isabella W Ranveer R
English Lang Simeon L Jack P
PE James J Kyron H
Sports Studies Louis F Tiffany B
History Malik B Chloe S
Spanish  Isabella W Simeon L

A final four awards were handed out for Best Attainment, Best Effort, Best Progress and the Headteacher award across the year group.

Overall Attainment Award: Malik B
Overall Effort Award: Hannah D
Overall Progress Award: Zak J

Headteacher's Award: Isabella W

Congratulations to all of those students who were recognised for their hard work tonight and to all of the Yr 12 students for obtaining their GCSEs.