Trips

Current list of available trips


Our Trips are Amazing!

All School Trips at Park are planned well in advance, ensuring student safety is at the forefront of our priorities. Our trips offer the students new experiences and diverse learning opportunities.

Our trips can be paid for in advanced online via SCO Online Payments or paid for in person.




Payable Trips


New York 2019

Summary

An opportunity for Year 11 students to explore one of the biggest and most exciting cities in the world first hand and gain valuable life experience and skills.

Details

Date: Tuesday 19th February 2019 - Sunday 24th February 2019

Lead: Mr J Roberson

Cost: £895

Year: 11

Notes: LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE – Current Year 10 Students


Disneyland Paris 2019

Summary

Year9 STEM/Educational trip to Disneyland Paris.

Details

Date: Tuesday 5th February 2019 - Friday 8th February 2019

Lead: Mrs Butler

Cost: £320

Year: 9

Notes: YEAR 9 TRIP ONLY –FIRST COME FIRST SERVED – LIMITED SPACES


Kew Gardens

Summary

As part of the GCSE Art Course, students are invited to attend a trip to Kew Gardens with a focus on Natural form photography and sketching.

Details

Date: Tuesday 16th October

Lead: Mrs Green

Cost: £16.50

Year: 9

Notes: PAYMENT DUE BY MONDAY 17th SEPTEMBER




Non-Payable Trips


Hope Church Winchester

Summary

Select Year 11 Students are attending a Social Skills workshop, covering confidence, self-esteem to name a few.

Details

Date: Wednesday 3rd October

Lead: Miss Holland

Cost: Free

Year: 11




Step up to Reading

Summary

Selected Year 7 Students to take part in a workshop centered around raising aspirations through reading at Portsmouth University.

Details

Date: Thursday 4th October

Lead: Miss Dyer

Cost: Free

Year: 7




Greenpower – The Finals!

Summary

Park’s Greenpower team are taking part in the National Finals of the 2018 Greenpower at the Rockingham Motor Circuit.

Details

Date: Friday 5th October

Lead: Mr Payne

Cost: Free

Year:




Operating Theatre Live

Summary

An exciting and enthralling show at Horndean Technology College, to give selected Year 10 students a hands-on experience with real anatomy in a clinical setting.

Details

Date: Monday 8th October

Lead: Miss Firbank

Cost: Free

Year: 10






Past Trips

Below you can find our past trips, these are for archival purposes.


  • January 2018

    Oxford University Visit

    Summary

    An opportunity for Year 11 students to visit St. Edmunds Hall at Oxford University to access a wide range of information, advice and guidance as well as the chance to take part in hands on activities and to meet and talk to students and staff from this University.

    Details

    Date: Friday 12th January

    Lead: Miss Munoz

    Year: 11




    Hair & Beauty at Chichester College

    Summary

    Opportunity for Year 10 students to visit Chichester Campus for a Service Industry Taster day.

    Details

    Date: Tuesday 16th January

    Lead: Ms Williams

    Year: 10




    GCSE Dance Theory Workshop

    Summary

    GCSE Dance Theory Workshop for Year 10 students, that will involve a speaker from AQA GCSE Dance to come and deliver information to students about the new Dance Written paper.

    Details

    Date: Thursday 18th January

    Lead: Miss Raines

    Year: 10




    'Step into Sport' at Mountbatten Centre

    Summary

    Opportunity for Sports Ambassadors from all years to demonstrate their communication and organisational skills.

    Details

    Date: Wednesday 24th January

    Lead: Mrs Norman

    Year: All Years




    RHS Wisley Woking

    Summary

    Horticulture students from Year 10 will visit Wisley Gardens (headquarters of the Royal Horticultural Society) for a Horticultural careers day and tour of the facility.

    Details

    Date: Wednesday 24th January

    Lead: Mr Bye

    Year: 10




    Federation Debating Day

    Summary

    Students from Year 9 and 10 will have the opportunity to develop speaking and listening skills that are essential to their study of English. They will also be given the chance to explore the workings of our national debating system as part of a team of debaters against other schools.

    Details

    Date: Wednesday 24th January

    Lead: Mr Folkins

    Year: 9, 10




    Holocaust Memorial

    Summary

    Humanities students will be delivering a short reading at Havant Cemetery and attending a reception afterward at the Public Service Plaza, where some of their artwork will be displayed.

    Details

    Date: Thursday 25th January

    Lead: Mrs Williams

    Year: 8 & 9




    University of Portsmouth

    Summary

    Selected Year 11 students will attend Revision Day, focusing on improving speaking, writing and memorisation skills in preparation for the Languages’ GCSE examinations.

    Details

    Date: Friday 26th January

    Lead: Mrs Clarke

    Year: 11




    Dance at Winchester University

    Summary

    Year 10 students to experience Dance at University level.

    Details

    Date: Tuesday 30th January

    Lead: Mrs Chuter

    Year: 10




    ‘Get Inspired’ Trip

    Summary

    Year 8 students will be able to take part in a wide range of activities that will give them exposure to the many diverse roles (professional, technical and craft) employed within these sectors. Students will have the opportunity to learn about the various educational options, training courses and apprenticeships from professional employer representatives, career and educational advisers.

    Details

    Date: Wednesday 31st January

    Lead: Miss Binns

    Year: 8




  • February 2018

    Disneyland Paris 2018

    Summary

    Year 9 STEM/Educational trip to Disneyland Paris - offering a safe, fun and fantastic environment - a great way for students to bond.

    Details

    Date: 30th Jan to 2nd Feb 2018

    Lead: Mrs Butler

    Year: 9

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    Cass Sculpture Foundation

    Summary

    An opportunity for Year 11 students to view the sculptures on site and photograph them for their current ‘Structures’ coursework.

    Details

    Date: Tuesday 6th February

    Lead: Miss Pitassi

    Year: 11


    Federation Careers Fair

    Summary

    Year 10 Trip to speak with potential employers, training providers, local colleges etc. to gain an insight to their options when leaving school.

    Details

    Date: Tuesday 6th February

    Lead: Mrs Reynolds

    Year: 10




    Mentoring Reward - Just Dessertz

    Summary

    Details

    Date: Tuesday 6th February

    Lead: Mr Crowley

    Year:




    Federation Dance Workshop - Horndean Technology College

    Summary

    Students from Years 7-9 have been selected to take part in Dance & Drama Workshops as part of a Federation Arts event coming up in June.

    Details

    Date: Thursday 1st & Tuesday 6th February

    Lead: Mrs Carter & Mrs Bowman

    Year: 7, 8, 9




    New York

    Summary

    An opportunity for Year 11 students to explore one of the biggest and most exciting cities in the world first hand and gain valuable life experience and skills.

    Details

    Date: 8th to 13th February 2018

    Lead: Mr Roberson

    Cost: £-

    Year: 11


    Choir Reward Trip

    Summary

    Students from Year 8, 9 & 10 are being taken to Cineworld in Whiteley as a reward for their dedication over the festive period.

    Details

    Date: Wednesday 21st February

    Lead: Miss McIntosh

    Cost: Free

    Year: 8, 9, 10




    Guildford University – Dame Kelly Holmes Unlocking Potential

    Summary

    2 Year 11 students will travel to Guildford University to present their findings on their project so far.

    Details

    Date: Tuesday 27th February

    Lead: Miss Norman

    Cost: Free

    Year: 11




  • March 2018

    PeaceJam Conference

    Summary

    Year 10 Students have been invited to take part the annual PeaceJam Conference at Winchester University. An exciting opportunity for students to meet an International Figure and develop skills of leadership and teamwork.

    Details

    Date: Sat 3rd & Sun 4th March

    Lead: Mr May

    Cost: Free

    Year: 10




    Havant Rugby Club

    Summary

    Years 8 & 9 Rugby Refereeing Workshop on the 6th March and Primary Rugby Tournament Year 9 and 10 to officiate on 14th March.

    Details

    Date: Tuesday 6th and Wednesday 14th March

    Lead: Miss Norman

    Cost: Free

    Year: 9, 10




    Bedales Dance Trip

    Summary

    Year 11 Students have been invited to attend an evening GCSE & A-Level Dance Workshop at Bedales School in Petersfield.

    Details

    Date: Thursday 8th March

    Lead: Miss Raines

    Cost: Free

    Year: 11




    First World War Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme

    Summary

    Two Year 9 girls have been selected to attend the First World War Centenary Battlefield Tours Programme, visiting scenes of conflict in both France and Belgium and the Menin Gate Last Post Ceremony – students will be laying a wreath on behalf of the families of Leigh Park.

    Details

    Date: Sunday 4th - Wednesday 7th March

    Lead: Mrs Butler

    Cost: Free




    Maths Feast

    Summary

    Year 10 Students have been selected to represent Park at the Further Mathematics Support Programme Year 10 Maths Feast 2018, being held at Horndean Technology College.

    Details

    Date: Wednesday 7th March

    Lead: Mr Eacott

    Cost: Free

    Year: 10




    Alan Mak’s Jobs, Apprenticeships and Careers Fair

    Summary

    Selected Year 11 Students given the opportunity to attend a careers fair at Havant Leisure Centre to speak to prospective employers/training providers, local colleges and universities.

    Details

    Date: Friday 9th March

    Lead: Mr Cavanagh

    Cost: Free

    Year: 11




    ‘Teechers’ at Haymarket Theatre

    Summary

    This is a GCSE Drama trip, where the Year 11 students are required to review Live Professional Theatre in their final examination.

    Details

    Date: Tuesday 20th March

    Lead: Mrs Bowman

    Cost: -

    Year: 11


    Havant Borough Council Youth Conference

    Summary

    Selected Year 9 & 10 Students have been given the opportunity to attend a Youth Conference to raise and discuss issues affecting young people in the local community.

    Details

    Date: Friday 23rd March

    Lead: Mrs Wilson

    Cost: Free

    Year: 9, 10




    University of Southampton Natural Products Masterclass

    Summary

    Selected Year 10 Students have been given the opportunity to attend a masterclass at Southampton University.

    Details

    Date: Wednesday 28th March

    Lead: Mrs Munoz

    Cost: Free

    Year: 10




  • April 2018

    Hampshire in the Halls

    Summary

    Selected students attended an event organised by Hampshire Music Hub at the Royal Albert Hall.

    Details

    Date: Monday 23rd April

    Lead: Miss McIntosh

    Cost: Free

    Year:




    The Big Bang Fair

    Summary

    All of Year 7 will attend the Big Bang Fair at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton as an opportunity for our students to see the use of STEM in a variety of different careers.

    Details

    Date: Thursday 25th April

    Lead: Mrs Coles

    Cost: Free

    Year: 7




    Bloodhound Project

    Summary

    An exciting opportunity for the 2 students who won the most recent heat of Bloodhound Project to attend an event at Portsmouth Dockyard.

    Details

    Date: Thursday 25th April

    Lead: Mr Payne

    Cost: Free

    Year:




  • May 2018

    Fort Nelson Exam shoot

    Summary

    Essential GCSE Trip to Fort Nelson to allow students to take pictures they need for their exam.

    Details

    Date: Tuesday 1st May

    Lead: Mrs Loake

    Cost: Free

    Year:




    Bishops Printers Enterprise Visit

    Summary

    Selected students from Year 9 and 11 have been offered the opportunity to visit the South of England’s largest commercial printer.

    Details

    Date: Friday 4th May

    Lead: Mr Dickens

    Cost: Free

    Year: 9, 11




    English Language GCSE Conference

    Summary

    A highly recommended English Language GCSE Conference in London at the Dominion Theatre, aimed at supporting students to reach a Grade 5 or above in their English Language GCSE.

    Details

    Date: Friday 4th May

    Lead: Mrs Capaldi

    Cost: Free

    Year: 11




    Wave of Poppies

    Summary

    An enrichment trip for selected students to visit the Wave of Poppies at Fort Nelson.

    Details

    Date: Monday 14th May

    Lead: Miss McIntosh

    Cost: Free

    Year:




    Athletics Competition

    Summary

    Year 9 and 10 Students representing Park Community School at an Athletics Competition at the Mountbatten Centre.

    Details

    Date: Thursday 17th May

    Lead: Miss Smith

    Cost: Free

    Year: 9, 10




    STEM Inter School Challenge

    Summary

    Year 8 & 9 Students will attend Churchers College in Petersfield to compete in a STEM event against other schools.

    Details

    Date: Thursday 10th May

    Lead: Mr Green

    Cost: Free

    Year: 8, 9




    1851 Trust

    Summary

    Selected Year 7/8/9 Students have been invited to the 1851 Trust on the Camber in Old Portsmouth as a reward for good effort in completing science homework.

    Details

    Date: Friday 18th May

    Lead: Mr Shearn

    Cost: Free

    Year: 7, 8, 9




    Lucille’s Creperie Southsea

    Summary

    This is an opportunity for Year 9 students, studying French to discover and enjoy one of the most popular parts of French cuisine!

    Details

    Date: Wednesday 23rd May

    Lead: Mrs Sykes

    Cost: £-

    Year: 9


    Saturday Enrichment Program

    Summary

    A program to broaden the horizons of our young people.

    Details

    Date: Saturday 26th May

    Lead: Mr Roberson

    Cost: Free

    Year:




  • June 2018

    End of Year Reward Trips by Family

    Summary

    All students will have an opportunity to attend their end of year reward trip.
    Year 7 – London Zoo - £16
    Year 8 – Snowtrax, Bournemouth - £21
    Year 9 – London Aquarium & Shrek Adventure - £24
    Year 10 – Thorpe Park - £28

    Details

    Date: Thursday 19th July

    Lead:

    Cost: £

    Year:

    Notes: Deposits due in ASAP – Full payment required by Friday 25th May


    Sports Ambassador Reward Trip to Butlins

    Summary

    Mrs Norman has offered Year 10 Sports Ambassadors the opportunity to go to Butlins by way of a reward for their dedication throughout the school year.

    Details

    Date: Tuesday 19th June

    Lead: Mrs Norman

    Cost: £10

    Year:

    Notes: Payable by – Friday 8th June


    College Taster Days

    Summary

    Whole of Year 10 – Visit Chichester College and Havant and South Downs College to experience college life and the courses available

    Details

    Date: 6th and 14th June

    Lead: Mrs Coles

    Cost: Free

    Year: 10




    Greenpower Race Goodwood

    Summary

    To take part in the first round of the 2018 Greenpower Challenge

    Details

    Date: Sunday 10th June

    Lead: Mr Payne

    Cost: Free

    Year:




    Federation MOD Arts Event

    Summary

    Students are taking part in an MOD Arts Event with students attending across the Federation of Schools.

    Details

    Date: Monday 11th June

    Lead: Mrs Carter

    Cost: Free

    Year:




    Kitesurfing Armada Sport Festival

    Summary

    Students have been selected to attend a free Sports Festival on Hayling Island due to their continued outstanding attitude in PE.

    Details

    Date: Friday 22nd June

    Lead: Miss Smith

    Cost: Free

    Year:




    Fairfield Infant School Fair

    Summary

    Park Community School Choir have been invited to perform at the Infant School’s Strawberry Fair.

    Details

    Date: Saturday 23rd June

    Lead: Miss McIntosh

    Cost: Free

    Year:




    Sports Ambassador Reward Trip to Thorpe Park

    Summary

    Mrs Norman has offered Years 7-9 Sports Ambassadors the opportunity to go to Thorpe Park by way of a reward for their dedication throughout the school year.

    Details

    Date: Tuesday 26th June

    Lead: Mrs Norman

    Cost: £28

    Year:

    Notes: Payable by – Friday 8th June


    Athletics Trip

    Summary

    Year 7 & 8 Students have been selected to represent Park Community School at an Athletics Competition at the Mountbatten Centre.

    Details

    Date: Tuesday 26th June

    Lead: Miss Smith

    Cost: Free

    Year: 7, 8




    Taster Day at Portsmouth College

    Summary

    A group of thirty Year 9 Students are attending a Taster Day at Portsmouth College to gain an understanding of College life.

    Details

    Date: Thursday 28th June

    Lead: Mrs Munoz

    Cost: Free

    Year: 9




    Mountbatten Centre

    Summary

    Sports Ambassadors will be attending the Primary School Athletics event at the Mountbatten Centre.

    Details

    Date: Friday 29th June

    Lead: Mrs Norman

    Cost: Free

    Year:




    Greenpower Race 2

    Summary

    The Greenpower Team will be competing in Race No. 2 at Dunton Technical Centre.

    Details

    Date: Saturday 30th June

    Lead: Mr Payne

    Cost: Free

    Year:




  • July 2018

    Swimming Lessons

    Summary

    Students have been offered the opportunity to take part in swimming programme with World Champion swimmer Katy Sexton MBE – there are 12 spaces per year group

    Year 7 - Starting w/c 17th April – 22nd May

    Year 8 – Starting w/c 5th June – 10th July

    Details

    Lead: Mrs Cavanagh/Katy Sexton

    Cost: £12.00

    Year: 7/8

    Notes: Places are now allocated.


    Hampshire in the Hall No. 2

    Summary

    Following the success of student’s Royal Albert Hall Performance back in May, they have been invited to perform again at The Anvil in Basingstoke.

    Details

    Date: Sunday 1st July

    Lead: Miss McIntosh

    Cost: Free

    Year:




    Federation STEM Trip

    Summary

    Year 9 Design and Technology students have been selected to attend a D&T Event at Horndean Technology School.

    Details

    Date: Monday 9th July

    Lead: Mr Cushion

    Cost: Free

    Year: 9




    Southsea Photography Trip

    Summary

    Year 10 Photography Students will be completing a series of photoshoots in Southsea as part of their ‘Structures’ unit.

    Details

    Date: Tuesday 10th & Wednesday 11th July

    Lead: Mrs Loake

    Cost: Free

    Year: 10




    LEAP (The Learn Excel Aspire Programme)

    Summary

    Selected Year 9 Students – Students will get the opportunity to visit local employers and gain invaluable employability skills.

    Details

    Date: June & July

    Lead: Mrs Coles

    Cost: Free

    Year: 9




    Goodwood Festival of Speed

    Summary

    The Greenpower Team have been selected to attend the Goodwood Festival of Speed and Design Seminar.

    Details

    Date: Friday 13th July

    Lead: Mr Payne

    Cost: Free

    Year:




  • September 2018

    Cultural Trip to Marwell

    Summary

    The whole of Year 7 will join the Humanities Department on a trip to Marwell and Leigh Park Gardens for a number of learning activities.

    Details

    Date: Monday 17th & Tuesday 18th September 2018

    Lead: Miss Binns & Mr Crowley

    Cost: £7

    Year: 7

    Notes: PAYMENT DUE BY MONDAY 10th SEPTEMBER


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  • December 2018