Archive for October, 2016

 
  • French Exchange Programme

    French Exchange Programme

    Year 9 and Year 10 students have signed up for The Friary’s French Exchange Programme which is led by Mrs Welch, and is run alongside the Staffordshire Limousin Programme – www.staffordshire-limousin-experience.org.uk. The programme sees two 10 day placements – one at Easter and one in July – and sees Friary […]

     
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  • Employability Focus Week

    Employability Focus Week

    This week bring our ‘Employability’ Focus Week and amongst a string of events and messages, students will have QRD codes distributed around the school site so that they can easily visit the National Careers Website and learn more about their dream jobs. Mrs Carrie Cain, Assistant Headteacher, said: “Our Raising […]

     
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  • Y10 Student Hits Karate Heights Again

    Y10 Student Hits Karate Heights Again

    Following on from her Double Gold at the international event in Florida, Y10’s Steph Hart won 2 Golds and 2 Silvers at the International Karate Championships in Albir, Spain. Matt Allman, Headteacher, said: “I can only watch in awe at how fantastic Steph is performing. I know she is making […]

     
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  • PTA – The Christmas Raffles Approach

    PTA – The Christmas Raffles Approach

    The PTA is launching two annual grand raffles – one at Christmas and one for the Summer – which are designed to raise valuable funds to further extend the ICT facilities at the school. The PTA have been overwhelmed by local businesses who are continuing donate to the draw and […]

     
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  • Year 7 Dedication Service

    Year 7 Dedication Service

    Our annual Year 7 Dedication Service was staged at Lichfield Cathedral and gave students, staff and parents an opportunity to give thanks for the smooth transition and wonderful opportunities available for all those connected with The Friary School. The event saw Cathedral ministers and the Headteacher make speeches of thanks, […]

     
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  • More Primary Sports Winners – John Bamford… Hob Hill… Redbrook Hayes… St Stephen’s…

    More Primary Sports Winners – John Bamford… Hob Hill… Redbrook Hayes… St Stephen’s…

    Further visits by Miss Fallows to primary schools has seen high-performing primary sports stars win awards for their excellence in sporting challenges at our well-attended Open Evening. The latest awards have gone out to: Hob Hill Primary Ellie Walker – 2nd in the sit & reach test Owen Quinn – […]

     
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  • Charnwood Primary School – Sports Prize-Winners

    Charnwood Primary School – Sports Prize-Winners

    As part of our Open Evening, a range of sporting competitions were held and we has prize-winners from Charnwood Primary School – www.charnwood.staffs.sch.uk – who were awarded their prizes when Miss Fallows dropped into their school. Miss Kim Fallows said: “Their enthusiasm, sense of fun and sporting skills reflected superbly […]

     
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  • Cross City Trains – Leaf Fall Timetable

    Cross City Trains – Leaf Fall Timetable

    London Midland is introducing a temporary leaf fall timetable on its Cross City line again this year. The autumn timetable, which affects Monday – Saturday services, will apply from Monday, 24 October until Saturday, 10 December. The main change for passengers travelling on the route, which runs from Lichfield in […]

     
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  • Staff Training Day – Friday 21st October

    Staff Training Day – Friday 21st October

    A reminder that the school is closed to pupils on Friday 21st October for staff training. The school reopens on Monday 31st October after half term.

     
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  • Whole school early closure – Tue 1 Nov

    Whole school early closure – Tue 1 Nov

    On Tuesday 1st November the school will close early at 2.30pm due to preparing for the Sixth Form Open Evening. The following buses will be on site at 2.30pm:- 103 105 106 Unfortunately the 829, 819, 810, 811 will not be arriving on site until 3.30pm as these are public […]

     
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