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Saturday School Adds Up to GCSE Success

This weekend saw just short of 50 KS4 student come into Saturday School – weekly 9.30-11.30am – to undertake Maths booster work and some Textiles prep work. Teaching

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No Fire Drama at The Friary

We are happy to inform parents that the reported fire at The Friary was not quite as big news as it may have been portrayed. Two A-Level scientists – undertaking the set

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Excellence In Music Award for The Friary School

The Friary School has been awarded the highest tier of award, the Platinum Award, from the Staffordshire & Stoke-on-Trent Music Education Hub. The award saw the school tested

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New Grades for Old - From A*-G to 9-1 in GCSEs

The new GCSE grades have been a subject we have covered before on our website but we are keen that every student and every parent is crystal clear what they mean. The target in

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Praise for The Friary from European Student Exchange Programme

Fay Gilbert, Student & Host Family Liaison Manager for Educatius UK, has given glowing feedback of the experience of our international students placed at The Friary. Tobias

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Focus Week - Exam Revision Skills

Last week saw a focus on study and revision skills and, though the drive was towards Y11 and Sixth Form, all students were part of the week through tutor time and promotional

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Decision on Consultation - Changes to the School Day

Following our consultation process regarding proposed changes to the school day, the Governing Body have voted to make the changes which will come into effect from September 2017.

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Y11 GCSE Resistant Materials Coursework

The Y11 GCSE Resistant Materials students have reached the end of their coursework unit which is worth 60% of the final grade. There brief was to design and make a small storage

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