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  • St Stephen’s Head to Mars

    St Stephen’s Head to Mars

    St Stephens Primary School dropped in this week to work with the Science Department to support their transition to secondary school and to experience working in a science laboratory. The students worked on a ‘Mission to Mars’ project that involved them working in pairs and teams to make mini mars […]

     
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  • Rotary Club Success in Regional Musician Competition

    Rotary Club Success in Regional Musician Competition

    After her clarinet performance in the Lichfield Music Festival in November, Sixth Former Katie Edwards was chosen to represent Lichfield St Chad in the Rotary Club Young Musician District Competition held in Stourbridge. Katie performed all three movements of Arnold Clark’s Sonatina, competing against the Rotary Clubs of Stourbridge, Solihull and  […]

     
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  • Sixth Form Study Leave – Summer 2019

    Sixth Form Study Leave – Summer 2019

    Our Sixth Form Study Leave arrangements are now in place and will see both Year 12 and Year 13 have formal time to revise and prepare for their exams. Year 12 – Summer Mock Exams: Year 12 students will have study leave from Tuesday 30th April to Friday 3rd May. Lessons will resume on Tuesday 7th May. Year […]

     
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  • House Points Earn Students Tasty Reward

    House Points Earn Students Tasty Reward

    Over a hundred Friary students received a free ice cream on 15th March for their hard work and achievement during the last half-term. Many of the students were from Seward House, who led the way in House Points in the half-term from January. Lucy Richardson, in Year 8, said: “It’s nice to have […]

     
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  • Friary Beat Bogey Team Erasmus Darwin Academy

    Friary Beat Bogey Team Erasmus Darwin Academy

    The Year 8 Friary football team showed tremendous fight and determination to run out 5-2 winners against a strong EDA side last night. It was a stop-start game with the wind and a bobbly pitch putting a stop to any football played. In the first half, Friary soaked up a […]

     
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  • Geography Department Leads Environmental Charge

    Geography Department Leads Environmental Charge

    The Geography Department have paired up with the Burton based charity, ‘Humanity Unites’, who provide support for homeless people and families. They have taken an environmental approach as the charity is collecting crisps packets which can be recycled and raise money of the project. Matt Allman, Headteacher, said: “Our students […]

     
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  • World Book Day 2019

    World Book Day 2019

    World Book Day is the world’s biggest campaign to provide every child and young person in the country with a book of their own and is a celebration of the books and stories that inspire and engage children across the world. This year at the Friary School the School Librarian, […]

     
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  • Henry Chadwick Investigates…

    Henry Chadwick Investigates…

    Our Science Department dropped into Henry Chadwick Primary School to work on a CSI investigation designed to develop the top police detectives of the 2030s. The project saw the analysis of hair samples, fingerprints and other evidence to try and work out who put the Headteacher’s keys into the jelly […]

     
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  • Bridge Builders Feedback on Y10 Employability Interviews

    Bridge Builders Feedback on Y10 Employability Interviews

    Y10 students attracted high praise from the Bridge Builders team who came in to provide interview experience for every Y10 student. Volunteers – co-ordinated by Rick Hill – came in for two sessions and interviewed over 190 students and the interviewees’ feedback was very wholly positive: “It influenced me to […]

     
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  • Y8 Boys Football Breeze into Round 2

    Y8 Boys Football Breeze into Round 2

    The Year 8 boys produced a dominant display v Cannock Chase in the first round of the Cannock & District Cup. In tough conditions, Friary made all the early running and forced Cannock Chase to defend deep. Pressure told and the Friary broke the deadlock after 10 minutes with a […]

     
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