Excellent News from the Mandarin language Department


Annually, a national calligraphy competition is run by the Association for the Promotion of Chinese Education. This is the ninth year that the organisation has run the competition. This year, it attracted 41 schools entered for the competition.  This year three universities also entered:


University of Sussex

University of Ulster

University of Birmingham


Three of Akeley Wood School students were entered, one student gaining Second Prize, and two students gaining a Third Prize.


The second prize
Peter Springall A5. Who was one of three who got a Second prize in the 10-14 age group. With only one first prize on offer that makes Peter one of the top four!


The third prize

Charles Mohan A5   and Nathan Hines A5






Yuen Leung


Mandarin Teacher Akeley Wood Senior School



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