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Photos: Somersfield Academy Bermuda Day

Photos: Somersfield Academy Bermuda Day

Children’s House and Lower Primary students at Somersfield Academy celebrated Bermuda Day yesterday [May 23] with a Mini Bermuda Day parade. “The rain didn’t ruin their beautiful display of costumes and Bermuda Heritage research. In sticking with this years theme for Bermuda Day, the Children’s House students exemplified “Bermudian Excellence”... Read more of this article

Somersfield Students Take Part In Model UN

Somersfield Students Take Part In Model UN

A group of twelve M4 Somersfield Academy students have demonstrated their ‘international mindedness’ while attending a three day-conference for the Model United Nations. The group travelled to New York between May 8th and May 12th, 2019 to take part in the Global Classroom International Model UN Conference held annually in New York.The... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Somersfield Academy Spring Fair

Photos/Video: Somersfield Academy Spring Fair

Somersfield Academy hosted their annual Spring Fair yesterday [May 11] at their Devonshire campus with lots of game stalls and refreshments available.The Spring Fair’s attractions included train rides, the mobile gaming truck, a mega slide, kiddie land, bouncy castle, delicious food, plant stall, live entertainment, and a baked goods stall. The... Read more of this article

Somersfield Robotics Team Earns Award

Somersfield Robotics Team Earns Award

Nine members of the Somersfield Academy middle school robotics team recently traveled to Louisville, Kentucky to compete in the 2019 VEX World Championships, where they earned a Judges Award. A spokesperson said, “The Somersfield Sharks team was up against competition from all around the world, with several teams from China and the USA dominating... Read more of this article

Somersfield Academy Spring Fair Set For May 11

Somersfield Academy Spring Fair Set For May 11

Somersfield Academy will be hosting their annual Spring Fair on Saturday, May 11 from 10.00am to 4.00pm. The Spring Fair’s attractions will include train rides, mobile gaming truck, mega slide, kiddie land, bouncy castle, delicious food, plant stall, treasure baskets, live entertainment, and baked goods stall. Organizers encourage attendees to bring... Read more of this article

Somersfield Academy Senior Debate Champions

Somersfield Academy Senior Debate Champions

Somersfield Academy’s secondary students recently represented the school at the annual International Public Speaking and Debate tournament, held from March 21 to March 23 at Bermuda High School. A spokesperson said, “With many first-time public speakers/debate members, as well as seasoned veterans taking part, the Stars shone brightly, displaying... Read more of this article

Photos: Students Participate In Wax Museum

Photos: Students Participate In Wax Museum

Somersfield Academy Primary Six students recently participated in the annual wax museum, which requires the students to research and emulate noteworthy individuals. Audiences are required to press a button, say a catch phrase or move an object before the ‘character comes to life,’ and each student tells the viewer their biography and history... Read more of this article

Video: Somersfield Middle School Robotics Team

Video: Somersfield Middle School Robotics Team

The Somersfield Academy middle school robotics team is continuing their preparations for the 2019 VEX Robotics World Championships in Kentucky next month, with the students having recently qualified by virtue of their strong showing in the regional contest. Nine members of the team, who are aged 12 – 14, traveled to Framingham, Massachusetts for... Read more of this article

Somersfield Team Qualifies For VEX Robotics

Somersfield Team Qualifies For VEX Robotics

Nine members of the Somersfield Academy middle school robotics team traveled to Framingham, Massachusetts for a week-long intensive workshop and competition, with the team earning enough points to successfully qualify for the 2019 VEX Robotics World Championships. There, they partnered with the Walsh Middle School robotics team members and coach, Pascal... Read more of this article

Photos: Students Join In Anti-Violence Campaign

Photos: Students Join In Anti-Violence Campaign

In support of the “Bermuda Wears Red anti-violence campaign”, Somersfield Academy students wore red to school today [Jan 21]. A group of students from both the Children’s House, Primary and Secondary Divisions ring a bell at approximately 2.00 p.m. at the school’s Peace Pole. Carlos Symonds, Head of School, said: “Our diverse Somersfield... Read more of this article

Somersfield Students Get Bird Box Presentation

Somersfield Students Get Bird Box Presentation

Christian Chin-Gurret of The Happy Bird Co gave a presentation to Somersfield Academy students on their last day of school before Christmas break, discussing the process of designing and producing a nail-less and glue-less bluebird box. Mr Chin-Gurret explained that the manufacturing of the bluebird box is all carried out in Bermuda with marine plywood... Read more of this article

‘Cracking The Codes: System Of Racial Inequity’

‘Cracking The Codes: System Of Racial Inequity’

Somersfield Academy is getting set to hold a film screening and dialogue event with Dr. Shakti Butler on January 4 at BUEI, with Dr. Butler using the film “Cracking the Codes” and dialogue to “grapple with both the intellectual and emotional complexities of social justice issues.” A spokesperson said, “Filmmaker and Racial... Read more of this article

Somersfield Academy Interact Club Gives Back

Somersfield Academy Interact Club Gives Back

The Somersfield Academy Interact Club has raised money for a school in Uganda and almost 750 items of non-perishable food for the Eliza DoLittle Society. A spokesperson said, “The newest addition to the group of Bermuda Rotary Organizations, the Somersfield Academy Interact Club, have already let their presence be known.”“While only... Read more of this article