Subpage Heading

12 March 2019

Great Gatsby Lecture Day

Collingham’s A Level English students attended a Great Gatsby Lecture Day in London held by Sovereign Education. Their Programmes are carefully designed to help and inspire teachers and students, and to improve examination performance. It was a fantastic opportunity to delve deeper into the works of Fitzgerald with speakers from all areas of education including academics, teachers and advisers.

The day included four speakers who covered:

  • Fitzgerald and the 1920’s: The Great Gatsby as a Social critique
  • The role of Nick Carraway as an unreliable narrator
  • The Great Gatsby as a tragedy of ambition
  • The presentation of women in The Great Gatsby

Our day was packed full with helpful information. It was great to hear from a range of people who had differing subject matters and opinions to what the students had already covered in their classes.

Collingham blog News

Collingham blog, News

  • 22 November 2021

    Twelfth Night at the Globe

    The English Department visited the Globe to see Sean Holmes’ stunning production of Twelfth Night

  • 15 November 2021

    Art Trip to Cromwell Place

    Art Trip to Cromwell Place

  • 08 November 2021

    V&A Trip

    History of Art recently visited the V&A

  • 24 September 2021

    Chess Club

    Chess Club Returns

  • 22 September 2021

    St Mary the Boltons Church Fair

    Collingham students support the St Mary the Boltons Church Fair

  • 20 September 2021

    Hidden City

    Year 12 students take part in treasure hunt across London

  • 28 June 2021

    Go Ape Trip

    As part of Enrichment Week, Year 12 pupils visited Go Ape.

  • 20 October 2020

    Ski Trip 2020

    Pupils spend a week in the Italian Alps

  • 20 October 2020

    Student Artwork

    Student Artwork still being produced during lockdown

  • 10 February 2020

    Revision Tips

    Colloingham's Top 5 Revision Tips

Click here to view our news archive
Main page content (1 column)
Main page content (2 column auto)
Left Column
Right Column

Student Profiles

Learn more

University Destinations

Learn more

Contact Us

Get in Touch

Latest News

Read more