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Perseid Partnerships

East &West the Summer Showcase 2014, Wimbledon Civic Theatre Trust 

Shot at New Wimbledon Theatre during dress rehearsal and performances of East & West, their 2014 Summer Showcase and funded by local charity Wimbledon Civic Theatre Trust, the show features 97 young people from across the borough, performing their responses to our touring production of West Side Story. We’re incredibly proud of all our young performers and huge thanks must go to the staff at New Wimbledon Theatre for their work on the project.

Please click here to view this video - viewing is highly recommended.  

Genesis Academy, Jamaica

Perseid established links with Genesis Academy, an independent Jamaican high school for students with learning difficulties to support the sharing of best practices in special needs education. Through their partnership pupils from both schools have been given the opportunity to develop friendships, learn about new cultures and use their communication skills through weekly Skype meetings. The two schools offer CPD placements, host conferences and share documentation to enhancing the learning of pupils.

       

Wimbledon High School and Kings College School

Perseid has established links with these two highly successful independent schools providing opportunities for their students to mentor Perseid pupils and support them in their lessons, while enriching the educational experience of our own students through working with their peers.

On Friday March 27th 2015 Manuel and Danogika from Perseid Upper School were extremely proud to be among 130 Merton and Kingston students taking part in the community production of The Merton Mysteries at King’s College School in Wimbledon. Please click on the links below to view an article explaining the production and partnerships and to view the programme.

Creative Community - Merton Mysteries Article

Merton Mysteries Programme.

          

Ursuline High School, Wimbledon

Through this joint partnership Ursuline High School, an outstanding catholic girls school, students’ support in the organisation of school events, including the end of year disco and celebration event. Ursuline Sixth Form students also support our students in music lessons enhancing their skills and supporting them in developing musical talents.

St Helier Community Cluster

Perseid Lower School is an active member of the St Helier Community Cluster with St Teresa, Malmesbury and Abbotsbury primary schools. Together the schools develop a community in which the schools share facilities, events and opportunities for students. Through the cluster Headteachers meet to discuss and share vision.

             

Merton Mencap

Merton Mencap is a charity providing services for young people and adults with learning disabilities and their families, for Perseid they run weekend clubs for students.

 

Kingston, London South Bank and Roehampton University

As a teaching school, Perseid provides placements for Kingston University students allowing them to experience and learn about a career in special needs educations and apply to mainstream school settings. Perseid works with London South Bank University inputting into their learning through special educations needs intensive courses and opportunities to see the school in action. Through their partnership they extend the knowledge and tools required for teaching in special education need schools. Headteacher and Associate Headteacher of Perseid School provide mentoring and tutoring to a select group of Kingston University and London South Bank University students. Our pupils gain one-to-one learning support.