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Sixth Form Dress Code

We have always been impressed by our Sixth Form students but we decided last term to introduce a dress code to exemplify our high expectations of them and to emphasise the superb

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U15 Girls Hockey All Square with Denstone College

The U15 girls took on Denstone College this week in their first full sided match since returning from the summer break. From the first whistle The Friary applied masses of pressure

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KS3 Boys Football

It is early in the season but the boys’ football teams are flying at the moment and a successful season is already very much on the cards. The Year 7s were fantastic at

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Year 7 Postcards to Primaries

This year we have repeated the popular postcard project we started last year where Year 7 students sent postcards to their old primary schools, to tell everyone what they are

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Y10 Health & Social Care Field Trip - Visit to Darwin Court Care Home

We are hugely proud of our new BTEC Health & Social Care courses in Year 10 and Year 12. We all know the care sector is a critical one for society and it offers a wide range

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The Friary School National Recognition for Excellence - An Award for Lichfield

The Friary School was approached earlier in the year to contribute to the prestigious Parliamentary Review of 2016-2017 in acknowledgement of the excellent practice demonstrated

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Governors Do Lunch

Three of the school’s Governing Body dropped in last week for a school improvement but meeting, but also to see how the new lunch arrangements are going. Jamie Checkland

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Social Media & Stress Fuel Mental Health Crisis Amongst Girls

NHS data shows a 68% rise in hospital admissions through self-harm by girls under 17 in the past decade. Girls and young women are experiencing a “gathering crisis” in their

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