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The Friary School National Recognition for Excellence - An Award for Lichfield

The Friary School was approached earlier in the year to contribute to the prestigious Parliamentary Review of 2016-2017 in acknowledgement of the excellent practice demonstrated

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Governors Do Lunch

Three of the school’s Governing Body dropped in last week for a school improvement but meeting, but also to see how the new lunch arrangements are going. Jamie Checkland

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Social Media & Stress Fuel Mental Health Crisis Amongst Girls

NHS data shows a 68% rise in hospital admissions through self-harm by girls under 17 in the past decade. Girls and young women are experiencing a “gathering crisis” in their

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Year 6 into Year 7 - The 676 Reading Challenge

The 676 Reading Challenge is a joint project run by the librarians at The Friary and King Edward where all Year 6 students are challenged to complete a variety of tasks focusing

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GCSE Geography - Carding Mill Valley Field Trip

On Monday 11th & Thursday 14th September our Year 11 Geographers travelled to Carding Mill Valley in Shropshire for their River Field-Work Investigation. Over 100 students

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Friary British Themed Dinner at the George Hotel 4th October

Each year Friary students are invited to prepare, cook and serve a delicious three course dinner for paying guests at The George Hotel in Lichfield. This year we will be repeating

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Show My Homework - System Problems

Students and parents will be aware that we have been experiencing problems with the Show My Homework package. The problems are coming from the company’s end and they are working

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PTA Meeting - Tuesday 12th September

The first PTA meeting of the new school year takes place at 6.30pm on Tuesday 12th September in the Oliver Room next to school reception. The PTA raised £14,000 last year –

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