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  • Local House Charities Get Bumper £1,000s Pay-Outs from Friary Students

    Local House Charities Get Bumper £1,000s Pay-Outs from Friary Students

    An important part of our House system has been getting students to engage with local charities and, with each House voting for their local organisation, they have worked hard all year to raise funds, meet with the charities, and win the House Charities Cup. The final totals are in and […]

     
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  • Year 7 Invade Warwick Castle

    Year 7 Invade Warwick Castle

    Year 7 were given the opportunity to spend a day at Warwick Castle with the History Department and had a fantastic time. Having spent the academic year learning about The Battle of Hastings, William the Conqueror’s rule, medieval life, the plague and Tudor England it was a fantastic opportunity for […]

     
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  • Y8 Art Takes in Our City

    Y8 Art Takes in Our City

    Y8 students have drawn and painted buildings from our home city in their recent Art work and have been impressive in the work they have produced. Their work was inspired by their study of artists Stephen Wiltshire and John Piper and has involved experimentation with water colours to develop their […]

     
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  • Thank You Youth Festival at the National Arboretum

    Thank You Youth Festival at the National Arboretum

    Year 8 students visited the National Arboretum to take part in the ‘Thank You Youth Festival as part of our on-going work with this important national (and local) landmark. The festival was included a range of activities including ‘Dazzling Camouflage’, ‘Land Army’ and ‘WW1 Trail’ and was part of a […]

     
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  • Friary at the Fuse Festival

    Friary at the Fuse Festival

    Four Year 8 students – Emmie Luker, Regan Harvey, Rosie Brazier and Alba McClure – have installed their exhibition pieces for the Lichfield Fuse Festival this weekend. The pupils made two pieces, a champagne bottle and a bath, both being designed as selfie stations and they will be on display […]

     
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  • Y13 Prom

    Y13 Prom

    The eagerly anticipated Year 13 Prom was held at Moxhull Hall and was a truly stunning event. It was wonderful to see so many parents dropping off their fine young adults at the last school event they will attend – there was barely a dry eye to be seen. The […]

     
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  • Y13 Leavers Assembly

    Y13 Leavers Assembly

    Our Year 13 Leavers’ Assembly was a great chance for staff and students to say goodbye to each other. During the assembly, students were shown pictures from when they were in Year 7 and photos of their teachers as children, which they found very amusing. Many awards were given to […]

     
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  • House Cup Goes to Seward

    House Cup Goes to Seward

    After a running battle through the year, the final scores are in for the House Cup and this year’s winners are Seward House. The final standings in the House points were: 1st  SEWARD        136,465 2nd DARWIN        134,214 3rd  GARRICK      126,774 4th  JOHNSON     115,061 The scores are a total of all […]

     
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  • FIFA World Cup Competition See Denmark Become Champions

    FIFA World Cup Competition See Denmark Become Champions

    Our FIFA tournament, running alongside the lesser event currently taking place in Russia, brought a grand final between Denmark and Argentina, with all teachers teams having been knocked out in the earlier rounds. In a tight, tense affair, Denmark scored a late winner to defeat Argentina 3-2. The winning team […]

     
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  • Year 9 Summer Transition Activities

    Year 9 Summer Transition Activities

    As we come to the end of another academic year, it is well worth highlighting that the beginning of the next is always an important time for those students who return to The Friary in Year 10 as they will be embarking on the journey towards their GCSEs. Although a […]

     
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