The Stonehenge School Alumni News

Dear Alumni (or ex-pupils),

We would love to hear your news about what you are doing and what you have done at college, university, work, life, abroad, locally or whatever. We are planning to have Alumni evenings in the future and keep you in contact with our news.

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Latest News From Our Alumni

Left Name Current News
2011 Chris Haighton “Entering year 13 at Bishop Wordsworth's Sixth Form, and after my AS results am applying to Medical School. Made senior prefect in the Sixth Form, and studying Chemistry, Biology and Physics.
2011 Jamie Capp Jamie is at Bishop Wordsworth's School in Salisbury and writes "Become editor of School Magazine the Wordworth in its most successful year to date. Chair of the Philosophical Reading Society.Came top of the BWS speakers in the recent ESU schools competition in Idstock. Chair of School Council- and one of the unsuccessful final 6 for Head Boy. Elected to third term as Member of Youth Parliament."
2011 Kristie Newham I am now in Year 13 at South Wilts Grammar School. I study, Psychology, English Literature and Drama at A2 level and studied Biology at AS level!
I am predicted ABB for my A2 levels! I am currently looking at universities and I would like to become a primary school teacher, with early years specialism. The universities I am most interested in are, Winchester, UWE and Chichester! I recently got back from spending two weeks with orphans in Belarus, for the charity 'Belarussian Victims of Chernobyl' , it was amazing and I am planning to return in 2013. I currently volunteer at Amesbury Primary School on friday afternoons in the Reception class and I am a leader at Rainbows in Larkhill. Stonehenge has definitely made me the person I am today, it has been an excellent stepping stone to the future. I feel I have a lot to thank you all for.
2011 Kieran Gates Since leaving the school I have gone on to Bishop Wordsworth's Grammar School to do my A-Level's gaining an at AS: A in ICT, B in Classical Civilisation, B in English Language and C in Mathematics (which i have dropped). I am currently applying to university to study Ancient History at either UCL, Edinburgh or St. Andrews universities. I can only say that Mrs Fletcher and Miss Harris are the ones who really inspired me on to take Ancient History as their interest and teaching off Class Civ at GCSE have spurred me on to study it further.
2011 Mike Smith At Bishop Wordsworth 6th form studying Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics. Hoping to be excepted to the university of Durham after a year in industry.           
2011 Corey Christopher “Since i left school i got a job in Tesco’s and have been working there ever since. It's been about a year and 3 months now of work which is hard work but it's all well when pay day comes!. I joined college in September 2011 and have done my BTEC Level 2 Diploma in IT and got a B for my work. I am now doing Business Level 2, Functional English and  Maths (level 2) so I can go onto to do Level 3 IT next year.”               
2011 James Bradwell James is at Bishop Wordsworth's School in Salisbury and writes "Entering Year 13 now where University options and applications underway. I'm considering a year out to gain some different experience, get involved in theatre (mainly Shakespeare) and really see what it is that I want to do both at University and in future employment."
2010 Denise Wignall I decided it wasn't for me and I took on a Level 3 apprenticeship in Childcare which I completed. I moved to my current job as a care assistant and decided to go back to college. I am currently studying 4 A levels in Health and Social Care and going to apply to Bournemouth University to study a degree in Nursing. I wouldn't of realised my interests if it wasn't for the school, so thank you.             
2010  Romy Langley  I'm off to Roehampton University in September to study BA Business Management. All because off the huge support and fantastic teachers at Stonehenge. Without them, i don't think I would be where I am today. Stonehenge created many opportunities for me especially the life changing expedition to Kenya in 2010!
2010 Carl Atkin Been really busy at work (IBM Hursley- Chef) with HELP FOR HEROES and met loads of celebs and got a brand new 12 plate car.
 2010  Amy Tunnacliffe Studying At Roehampton University (Degree In Anthropology)
2010 Shannon Pickering I have done 2 years at 2 different colleges and got 3 A Levels, I am currently doing a Services apprenticeship and am looking to undertake a home business management course.
2010 Brandon Mundy Some exciting news from Brandon "After Leaving The Stonehenge School I went to Sparsholt College for 2 years learning National Diploma in Sport and Football. Since then football has really took off, it start by me being captain of Wiltshire Under 18s for some game, then on signing and playing for Forest Green Rovers reserves playing the likes of Brighton Hove Albion, Crawley Town, Bournemouth and Cheltenham. The biggest land mark that season was being asked to trial for England Schoolboys reaching the final 32 at Lilleshall just missing out on a final squad postion. This year i am currently working towards breaking in to Forest Green Rovers Squad and earning a living by it"
2010 Jane Brown Jane says "After school I studied Sport Performance & Exercise at Brockenhurst College for two years and now I'm studying a degree in Sports Business Management at Winchester University."   
2010 Amy Jenkins Amy says "I have just completed my second year of college. I am now off to the University of Plymouth to study Primary Education with a Music specialism. Throughout the year, I have completed work experience, a requirement from my university choice, prior to my course. I also have a part time job at Next, which has given me the responsibility of training new staff members."
2010 Jack Brownhill

Jack says “Left Stonehenge in September 2010, and went to Totton Collage. In September 2011 I started my 4 year Avionic apprenticeship at QinetiQ to which I am still doing it to this day.”

2010 Lucy Greenaway She spent 2 years studying professional catering at college
2010 Ryan Didcock Ryan tells us "I have been studying A/S Economics, A-Level Business Studies, A-Level Physics and A-Level Mathematics at Totton College for the last two years."         
2009 Jessica Hoppe She says "I have just finished 3 years at college and now I am going to Edge Hill University in September to study Adult Nursing."
2009 Matthew Lord Matthew says “After leaving Stonehenge School I studied Maths, Physics and Geology A-levels at Bishops Wordsworth's School. And I am now studying MEng Civil Engineering at the University of Southampton.”
2009 Gemma Taylor “Just finished 2 years at Andover College doing Government and Politics, English Literature and History. Now, after getting an A in History and 2 B's I'm going to Portsmouth University to study History”
2009 Jessica Davis I have been to Andover College for two years and gained an NVQ L2 in Beauty Therapy and a NVQ L3 in Theatrical media make-up. I hope to move to Peterborough College in 2013 and then attend a Make-up college in London and hoepfully move on to film and TV make-up!
2009 Ruth Dalley “I left school went on to Andover College and did Childcare, Drama and Media and I'm now at University College of St Marks and St Johns in Plymouth studying primary education studies which will then lead on to me doing my PGCE and I'll then be a qualified primary school teacher.“
2009 Ben Lee Ben is studying Music Technology at Andover College. He says "Looking to go to Uni and study further Music Tech. Also doing a bit of Drum teaching in my free time".
2009 Lydia Vagg I studied at Gillingham school for my A- levels in Physics, Maths and Geography and now i'm in my 2nd year studying BSC Environmental Hazards at Brighton University, so i can get a job in the energy  or climate sector.       
2009 Sam Pittman Sam says "Just about to start at Bournemouth Arts University on the Graphic Design course. Having left school I went on to Totton College were I studied A levels in Fine Art, Photography, Graphic Design and ICT, I then took the BTEC Art and Deign Foundation course in my third year. Away from education I have been running my own Web & Graphic design business."
2009 Blake Davies Working for TWN Moldings
2009 Chris Glasby Chris says "I completed a 2 year course at Wiltshire College (Salisbury) before moving on to study a Computing Framework degree at Bournemouth University last year." He is now at Southampton University studing Computer Networking. 
2009 Elisha White She says "When I left school I studied childcare for one year followed by BTEC level 2 diploma in health and social care for one year, and last year I studied sport BTEC level 2 I am now a nursing assistant in a nursing home full time looking after elderly people ,and hope to go to medicine school within the next year or 2 "
2009 Charlene Taylor Currently in full time employment as a Nursery Nurse. She says "Applying to do my foundation degree in early years, hopefully to become a primary teacher in the near future"
2009 Katie Englefield She says she "has a full time job in a local pub (Red Lion in East Chisenbury) as bar/waiting staff. After working there 7 months I decided that I'd love to become a pastry chef which has always been an interest of mine. Whilst working front of house the pub achieved a Michelin star, one of only 2 pubs to be awarded a star in the 2013 guide(the other being owned by Heston) so I am very proud to be part of the team that achieved the star. So am currently doing a 4 day a week apprenticeship in the kitchen with the head pastry chef Brittany Manning  making various desserts breads and cakes and working the other 3 days in a cafe in Salisbury for pocket money. (Never too late to decide your career). Going to see where this leads me!"
2009 Louise Amey Louise writes "Since I left school I went to college for 2 years to study Health and social care and then after that I worked in a shop as a retail assistant. Recently I have found a job closer to home as a retail assistant but after a a few short weeks there I was promoted to supervisor." 
"2009 Simone Pavey Simone says "After school I went to Totton College and studied BTEC National Diploma in Sports, Coaching, Development & Fitness. I achieved triple distinction in this subject along with other supporting qualifications and this then took me on to Chichester University. I am going in to my second year of University now and after an eventful first year of settling in and studying whilst playing basketball and football, I am now a part of the Executive Committee at the University. I am training to be a PE teacher, playing basketball and football plus running the facultys: Sport, Education and Social Sciences, one of the five members of the Sports Federation Committee who run all of the sports teams and events and treasurer for the cricket team. I think it's safe to say that since school I have come pretty far and for that I wish to say thank you."
2008 Sian Fuller She studied for 2 years Level 3 BTEC National Diploma in Health and Social Care. Now working full time in a Nursing home as a Senior Carer.
2008 Beth Walshaw “I left Stonehenge School in 2008 during the start of year 9, to move to France. I studied my French Brevet in France and passed and as such moved to Jersey as I was offered a job in translating. Since, I have moved back to England and taken my GCSE's and A levels and I am now studying to become a French teacher. “
2008 Darren French  He completed his A-Levels at Totton College. He says " Due to graduate University of Winchester 2013 with a BSc in Psychology. I have been an Officer Cadet witihin Southampton Officer Training Corps since 2010 and represent my university and local club at rugby".
2008 Natalie Snook                “I have recently got Engaged and have moved to Tsilivi, Zante, Greece with my fiancé and his family. I also recently finished a BTEC level 3 Extended Diploma in Business and also finished a BTEC first diploma in Business and a BTEC introductory Diploma in Business, Retail and Administration.”
2008 Chris Crumpton Since leaving Stonehenge i have been to college for two years, studying a BTEC National Diploma in Sport (Development, Coaching & Fitness). Then after finishing that i have been working for two years and now hope to attend the University in Southampton in 2013, studying a more in depth view into sport (Development, Coaching & Fitness).
2008 Suzanne Belbin She says "Since leaving Stonehenge I have been at college and achieved a level 2 & level 3 diploma in childcare and education. I now work for a nursery in Andover full time. I love my job ! "
2007 Luke Bonella He says "Working as a security guard and self-taught music producer/sound engineer/C.E.O of my own music label, co-manager of a label in Manchester, and producer for a local label".   
2007 Beth Englefield “I have recently completed a Foundation Diploma in Art & Design at Central Saint Martins Collage in London which was quite possibly the best year of my life. I wish to carry out more internships, short courses & travelling as a part of my own learning plan. With a few more years of developing my understanding of design I plan to start my own business designing furniture & home accessories using the craft Marquetry.”
2007 James Wright After leaving Stonehenge School in 2007 I went to study A-Levels at Welbeck Defence Sixth Form College near Loughborough. I have recently graduated from Northumbria University in BSc Construction Management. I am now in training at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst to become an officer in the British Army. 
2007 Edward Clift “Been working alot. It's been paying off in more ways than one. Took up “DJing” just over a year ago. Have played at Ministry of Sound in London. And have been unofficially invited back at the end of the year to play on academy takeover!”
2007 George Gale “I am about to start the final year of my Bsc Economics (hons) degree at the University of Surrey. After my second year I was able to take a year out for an industrial placement at the Bank of England. I am currently in the process of applying for graduate jobs with the Bank of England and the Government Economic Service.”
2007 Scott Johnson When he left school he gained a place at Wiltshire College on a full time course doing Plumbing which saly he had to stop due to no apprenticeships being available. He says "After college I gained full time employment at Focus in Amesbury, and moved to my current place of work Patersons HR and Payroll Solutions. School was quite possibly the best time of my life. if I had the opportunity I would do it all over. I have the greatest respect for the Stonehenge school and its teaching faculty".
2007 Ashley Norris After leaving school he served 3 years in HM Armed Forces. He also came second in the Tri services sailing race. He is now working for MITIE as a security officer and has worked at prestigious sites such as Augusta Westland, Southampton General Hospital, QinetiQ, PALL Enterprise, CGG VERITAS.
2007 Paige Grinter She says "I am about to start my third and final year studying BSc in Sports Science at Oxford Brookes University with the intent to further to an MSc in Physiotherapy at either the same establishment or The University of Southampton" 
2006 Tom Lister “After leaving Stonehenge I spent two years at Andover College before moving to Wales to study International Politics at Aberystwyth University. After graduating I spent a few month back in Amesbury before taking up a job with the Lib Dems working for a couple of MPs in the West Midlands. When not working I split my weekends between Amesbury and Wales.”  
2005 Cheryl Cocking Living in Bournemwouth and working full time.