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Sutton Trust Summer School Success

Alice Kirk, a high-performing Y12 student, has been accepted onto one of the prestigious Sutton Trust Summer School events. The Sutton Trust is a respected educational charity

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Primary Schools Hit Independent Research at The Friary

Local primary schools have been showing off their fine independent research skills in workshops at The Friary over the last few weeks. The schools have included Christ Church,

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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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