Archive for April, 2017

 
  • Raising Aspirations Careers Talks

    Raising Aspirations Careers Talks

    Our Raising Aspirations Programme continues with a series of lunch-time carers talks open to all students through this week. They include BAE Systems on graduate and apprenticeship routes, Val Culley (a chartered accountant) talk about access routes and accountancy careers, Libby Amberley from Loughborough University talking about applications, university life […]

     
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  • School Rebuilding Work Brings Library Extension

    School Rebuilding Work Brings Library Extension

    Our commitment to provide the best possible school facilities has continued over the Easter Break with the extension of the School Library. The improvements have brought an increased number of computers, redecoration and re-carpeting in order to ensure the facilities are equipped for whole-class learning and have the maximum possible […]

     
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  • Easter School Schedule – Easter 2017

    Easter School Schedule – Easter 2017

    Our Easter School offers all Y11-Y13 students the chance to get that bit of extra study and support to boost their grades and all have received full schedules to make sure they know where they can best come in. The following FREE sessions run through the Easter Break: Monday 10th […]

     
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  • Saturday School Schedule – April-June 2017

    Saturday School Schedule – April-June 2017

    The following sessions are mapped in for our popular Saturday School sessions (10.00-12.00) in the final run up to exams: Saturday 29th April: GCSE Geography (OFR) GCSE Science – Physics Focus for C/D Borderline students (JWN) Saturday 6th May: A-Level Revision Sessions (CCN) Saturday 13th May: GCSE Maths (Insecure Level […]

     
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  • Online Learning For Every Student

    Online Learning For Every Student

    Parents will be well aware that we use various online packages to support learning and revision across the curriculum. This includes Show My Homework which is a tool to set homework, share resources and to help personal organisation. Every child has a log-in for this and further details can be […]

     
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  • Duke of Edinburgh Practice Expedition

    Duke of Edinburgh Practice Expedition

    This year The Friary School enrolled 53 pupils onto the silver DofE Award with 6 x Sixth Formers, 3 x Y11s and 44 x Y10s. Having spent many weeks training and preparing for the practice expedition, on the weekend of the 31st March to 2nd April the students successful overcame […]

     
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  • Music at The Friary Wins Another Award for Excellence

    Music at The Friary Wins Another Award for Excellence

    The Music Department has been praised by the Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM) for the high attainment levels in Music at the school. The school has been awarded a ISM Bronze Certificate in Music (2017) by this respected organisation who have worked since 1882 to promote the art of music […]

     
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  • Twitter Contact with Author Helen Dennis

    Twitter Contact with Author Helen Dennis

    We keep a regular eye on what our daily office runners are reading and the last day of term saw Jacob Mieleniewski and Emma Law taking on the responsibility. We tweeted that Jake was reading ‘Assassin’s Creed’ and Emma was reading ‘River of Ink’ but got a huge surprise on […]

     
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  • Superstar Academy’s Super Success!

    Superstar Academy’s Super Success!

    Over the course of the Spring Term a super-enthusiastic group of students took part in a course run by Superstar Academy (http://superstar-academy.co.uk/). They developed their skills in acting, singing, dance, presenting and DJ-ing – though most importantly they had a great time. Rachel White, the course tutor, was really impressed […]

     
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  • Parent Governor Vacancy

    Parent Governor Vacancy

    The school has a vacancy on the Governing Body for a new parent governor and welcomes nomination forms from any parents ready to make this commitment. The electoral process is outlined in the attached paperwork – which has already gone out to all parents – and as well as coming […]

     
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