• U15 Boys Football Team Take District Cup

    U15 Boys Football Team Take District Cup

    Any Liverpool fans out there will fondly remember their historic come back in the Champions League Final in Istanbul against AC Milan and, though the Friary v Codsall District Cup Final did not get global coverage, it will live long in the memories of all involved. After a goalless first-half, […]

  • Saturday and Holiday School Schedule 2018

    Saturday and Holiday School Schedule 2018

    Our Saturday School programme is up-and-running and will continue throughout the exam season. The following sessions are booked in – all welcome:   Date Subject(s) and Focus Lead Teaching Staff Saturday 24th March Maths YEAR 11   Miss Kenney     Easter School Tuesday 3rd April Art – YEAR 11 […]

  • Simon Smith Restaurant Evening

    Simon Smith Restaurant Evening

    On Wednesday 21st March students at The Friary School in Lichfield held an exclusive dinner in aid of ‘We Love Lichfield’ and the Friary School PTA.  Year 10 & 11 Hospitality and Catering students prepared, cooked and served a delicious three course dinner under the close supervision of Lichfield’s very […]

  • Year 7 Bikeability

    Year 7 Bikeability

    Bikeability is an excellent cycle training programme which is funded by the Department for Transport and works with children to help them gain practical skills and an understanding of how to cycle on today’s roads. This week – starting on a snowy Monday and ending on a bright Friday – […]

  • Y7 Netball Success

    Y7 Netball Success

    The Year 7 netball team played brilliantly in their Cannock and District Netball tournament last night which saw 12 schools from the local area competing against each other. Having sailed through the first round, beating 4 other schools and drawing 1 match, and after a tough semi-final match against Chase […]

  • EBacc GCSE French Rewards Hard-Working Students

    EBacc GCSE French Rewards Hard-Working Students

    Many parents will be well aware that the EBacc benchmark for students is an important standard to attain and the Year 10 GCSE French students were rewarded for their hard-work with a French breakfast. The EBacc encourages students, particularly the More Able, to take a suite of the most challenging […]

  • Y12 Business Trip to Star City

    Y12 Business Trip to Star City

    Year 12 Business students attended a grade booster exam workshop at Star City, Birmingham, run by Tutor2U. The one day workshop is part of their preparation for the Personal and Business Finance exam which they will sit in May 2018. It was a very intense day of study that students […]

  • U15 Boys Hockey Overcome the Odds to Defeat Abbotsholme

    U15 Boys Hockey Overcome the Odds to Defeat Abbotsholme

    Following the recent poor weather conditions the boys went into this match with lack of preparation and on paper were not the favourites against a well drilled team who train on a regular basis. However the Friary team immediately put pressure on the opposition winning many short corners but unfortunately […]

  • House Debating Competition

    House Debating Competition

    Our Fair Trade Fortnight Focus Week saw the latest round of our House Debating Competition and the highly competitive debates saw Darwin House triumph overall. The winning team was made up of Mia Lowe, Millie Horne, Georgia Piper and Isabelle Smith who showed a wealth of supporting evidence on the […]

  • Intention to Move to Academy Status

    Intention to Move to Academy Status

    The Friary School would like to inform all stakeholders that we are looking to convert to academy status as part of a new Multi-Academy Trust that is being formed to take our school forward. This project is at the preliminary stages, and still awaiting approval from the Department for Education, […]

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