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by Vicky Cleave - Wednesday, 25 November 2015, 9:57 AM

The preliminary round of the "BIO" BRITISH INFORMATICS OLYMPIAD (a computer programming competition) will be taking place on 9th December 2015 am.

This competition is open to any student, from any year group, although programming experience will be required.

Those wishing to take part should see Ms Cleave or Mrs Cairns in CR2 to sign up or get more information.

You can also visit to find out more.

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by Mr P Leverett - Sunday, 30 November 2014, 12:49 PM

If you have a new phone - or if you've browsed the school wi-fi for over a year - you will soon need to associate the School WiFi with your device.  

Once connected to BYOD-Activate, please point your phone browser to

Currently, the wi-fi system is not prompting a login script like it should when browsing any page, but instead requires this specific address.

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DIGIT FESTIVAL 2014 - a thank you from Lr
by Mr P Leverett - Wednesday, 19 November 2014, 4:46 PM

This Saturday saw well over a thousand people attend the Digit festival here at KEGS. From students to business men, from the very young to the retired, and from locals to those further afield, they all testified to having a fantastic time! 

The event welcomed back some favourites from last year, including Essex Cricket Club in the Gym, and the recycling Dinosaurs, but some excellent new displays included a fascinating interactive science room from e2V, and their amazing thermal imaging devices in the dark room.

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