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Professional touch for John O’Gaunt Artists

GCSE Fine Art students at John O’Gaunt School, saw their work displayed in a secret, private, end of year exhibition, thanks to the dedication of their teacher Miss Francesca Barnes. Unbeknown...

Visual Arts Week

Determined not to let this year go out with a whimper, John O’Gaunt School’s penultimate week was a celebration of Visual Arts and Technology. The whole school got involved in...

It’s Empathy Week

It's Empathy Week! Reading is a wonderful way to walk in someone else's shoes at any time and we'll be highlighting some great books in our lovely library over the...

John O’Gaunt School’s Grateful Thanks for a Huge Community Effort!

The John O'Gaunt School 'family' in Hungerford has been overwhelmed by the support from the community, in helping with the three waves of in-school mass testing of students for Coronavirus.

Congratulations to Penny Post Hungerford on its 50th edition

John O’Gaunt School is delighted to extend its heartfelt congratulations to Penny Post on its 50th edition of Penny Post Hungerford

Praise for Hungerford’s community spirit over school laptop appeal

The Head of John O'Gaunt School has praised the town's community spirit after 83 new laptops were secured for online learning during lockdown.  Town mayor Helen Simpson said: "I never...

Gold stars for teachers, much appreciated!

JOG staff overwhelmed at response to their live, interactive, online teaching provision as they adapt to the pandemic.  Read full article in Penny Post - Gold star for Teachers, much appreciated

JOG students supporting local charities

JOG students raised over £1000 for the West. Berkshire Youth Counselling Service, Time to Talk.  They also donated Christmas treats and supplies to the West Berkshire Foodbank.