The popularity of the outdoor pursuit programmes at the College leads naturally to a programme of expeditions both within the United Kingdom and beyond. Recent overseas expeditions have included canoeing in France, treks in Guyana, the High Atlas Mountains in Morocco and Ecuador.
The D of E Award Scheme is hugely popular at Ellesmere College and we fully understand the benefits that our pupils stand to gain from such a rewarding Scheme.
The essence of the Scheme is to provide our pupils with a challenge that incorporates enterprise, initiative and leadership skills - all of which are highly regarded by prospective employers.
If pupils would like to participate in practical, cultural and adventurous activities, having a concern for their development, then the Award Scheme is very much for them.
There are four Sections at each level of the Award Scheme -