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Roedean Christmas Quiz

Take a quick trip down memory lane, and take part in our Roedean Quiz!
1 Dec 2020
School News

Be transported back to your school days, and test your knowledge of Roedean, with our short festive quiz. Why not set up a competition with your OR friends, and see who knows the School the best! Answers will be revealed in the January newsletter.


1. What was Roedean originally called when it was located in Sussex Square?

2. What does the School motto Honneur aulx Dignes mean?

3. Which town did the School relocate to during WW2?

4. What year did the sanatorium become Lawrence House?

5. Which famous Astronaut opened the Science building in 1997?

6. Which Lawrence sister set up Roedean South Africa? 

7. In what year did Roedean become a naval base and what was the name?

8. Who was the subject of the white lady painting?

9. What is the nickname for the covered passages connecting different parts of the school?

10. Which member of the royal family opened the theatre and in what year?

11. How many 'real' Christmas trees are there at the School this year?

12. How many Turkeys, and kg of Sprouts were ordered for the School Christmas lunch this year?








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