The Outstanding Pearson Learner Awards

On 23 October, the School is informed that Helena Yamasaki Patrickiou (Grad 2019), Ivi Yamasaki Patrickiou (Form 6) and Panagiota Yiallouri (Form 6) will be awarded by the Edexcel Board of Examinations the Outstanding Pearson Learner Award for having excelled in the May/June 2019 examination series. Helena has attained the Highest Mark in Cyprus in…

BBQ Night 2019

On 11 October, the students of Form 7 in cooperation with the Parents Association, organised the GCS Barbecue Night, an annual fundraising event the proceeds of which are donated to the Cyprus Anti-Cancer Society and the Stelios Hadjipetris Foundation Scholarship Fund.

Inspirational Leadership & Entrepreneurship Workshop

Our school (11 students) along with 15 students from The Grammar school of Nicosia, participated in a workshop with the title “Inspirational Leadership & Entrepreneurship Workshop” which are funded by the European Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, a body of the European Union. The workshop took place on the 10th of October between 7:45-13:45 at…

European Researchers’ Night

The Science Departments, the Mathematics Department and the Maths School represent the School at this year’s European Researchers’ Night. The European Researchers’ Night is an event organised by the Research Promotion Foundation for the last 13 years, it is funded by the European Commission under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions, and it takes place simultaneously in…

Global Climate Strike

Some of our 5th and 6th form geography students joined other youths from Cyprus in one of the most successful protests about climate change to date. This Global Strike for Climate, started by Greta Thunberg has inspired youths from 150 countries to raise their voices and be heard. The students gathered at the House of…

Slam Poetry

  The Play-Act Club invite Mr Argyris Loizou and Mr Antonis Georgiou to perform poetry slam. Members of the Club also receive information regarding the Youth Poetry Slam Competition taking place in December 2019.  

Behavioural Insights Workshop

Teaching staff of the G C School of Careers attended a 6-hour Behavioural Insights Workshop, delivered by an instructor from Pearson UK. The workshop focused on Mindset Theory and the implications for classroom practitioners and student success.

Geography Olympiad 2019

The Geography Department is very happy to announce that Martha Petrou won a bronze medal for Cyprus at this year’s iGeo event held in Hong Kong from the 20th July-5th August. She participated with 166 other 16-19 year old students from 43 countries in a combination on written, fieldwork and multimedia tests. Well done Martha!