Archive for January, 2018

 
  • Holocaust Memorial Day

    Holocaust Memorial Day

    The Friary School is very proud to have held Beacon School Status for Holocaust Memorial for the last eight years in conjunction with the UCL Centre for Holocaust Education. The status confirms a commitment to maintaining the highest standards of teaching and training in relation to this genocide, but also […]

     
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  • Friary School Receive Praise for Work with Lichfield Foodbank

    Friary School Receive Praise for Work with Lichfield Foodbank

    Jane Hare, Secretary of Lichfield Foodbank, has contacted our school to express her gratitude for the food donations gathered in during the run-up to Christmas and which provided 61 full meals. The clients for the Foodbank are referred to the service with a voucher from many agencies in the area […]

     
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  • First House Colours Awarded

    First House Colours Awarded

    This year has seen the launch of a new House Colours rewards system. Students receiving the award earn the right to wear the exclusive ‘Colour’ badges of their House. To be awarded their House Colours students must demonstrate over an extended period of time: • excellence in school (behaviour, attendance and […]

     
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  • Friary MFL Partnership with Collège Cité in Narbonne

    Friary MFL Partnership with Collège Cité in Narbonne

    The Friary School has established an exciting partnership with the Collège Cité (https://www.clg-cite-narbonne.ac-montpellier.fr/) in Narbonne, Southern France. The model follows a ‘pen-friend’ style approach so that Year 7 students can hone their language skills from an early stage and establish a lasting international friendship. GCSE French is a crucial part […]

     
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  • Temporary Change to 810 & 811 Midland Classic Bus Routes

    Temporary Change to 810 & 811 Midland Classic Bus Routes

    On Friday 16th February there will be a road closure in Fradley which will affect the 810 and 811 Midland Classic Bus services. Daisy Lane / Long Lane into the village will be closed and the buses will have to access the village via Fradley Lane from the A38. This […]

     
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  • Year 9 Raising Aspirations Evening

    Year 9 Raising Aspirations Evening

    Our Year 9 Raising Aspirations Evening was well attended and, with students due to confirm their GCSE pathways later this term, the event was designed to look that little bit further ahead and put the immediate decisions into a long-term context. The key focus of the evening was to explore […]

     
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  • The Science of Saturday School

    The Science of Saturday School

    Friary staff continue to put in the hours to haul as many students over the line as we possibly can – this week it was the turn of Science teachers (Mr Hunt & Mr Awbery) to give up their Saturday morning to lead Science boosters for the looming mock exams. […]

     
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  • International Representation in U15s England Women Football

    International Representation in U15s England Women Football

    Year 10 student Freya Gregory has been invited to represent England in the U15 Women’s Football Team as part of an international training camp, as well as to appear in matches against Switzerland. Freya will travel with the team via Zurich to the camp before taking part in two matches […]

     
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  • Price Increases from School Catering Team

    Price Increases from School Catering Team

    We have been notified by our catering contractor, Chartwells, that they are having to increase prices on some items over the next few weeks. Chartwells have said that: “We have tried to mitigate the rising price in food products… (but) there are lots of factors we cannot escape from: (i) […]

     
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  • Who You Gonna Call ? Gumbusters…

    Who You Gonna Call ? Gumbusters…

    The Student Councils work on making the most of the school environment hit new highs today as they paid homage to the clearing up of ghosts from the 1980s by donning their gear and clearing up gum from the 2010s (and some no doubt going back to the 1980s too). […]

     
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