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National Careers Week - Staffordshire University Bus

As part of the ‘Raising Aspirations’ programme and to celebrate National Careers Week, the Staffordshire University bus visited The Friary School last week. Year 11 and Year

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The Friary Shines in Rotary Young Photographer Competition

The annual Rotary Young Photographer Competition organised by Lichfield St Chad Rotary saw Friary students win 2 of the 3 categories. Flynn Mulligan (Y7) won his category with

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Anti-Bullying Pledge at Heart of School

The world our students are growing up in is a tough one. The benefits of social media are vast, but it can bring problems of bullying and abuse… the pressure to look and

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Staffordshire SNAP Sees Friary Students Come Out Top

The Staffordshire SNAP Competition is a well-respected county event which sees 13-18 year olds face the challenge of taking a high quality photograph and writing a poem to match

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Creative Revision - BTEC Sport Ping-Pong

The exams / revision slog is already well under way at The Friary and our Year 10 BTEC Sport students are prepping for their exam which is just on the horizon. Recent lessons

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Parental Stress in the Exams Season

A survey for BBC Radio 5 Live has revealed that parents undergo stress during the exam season as much as their children. The investigation revealed that: 24% said their own mental

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E-Safety - The Message Continues…

We are continuing to push the importance to parents of making sure you do all you can to protect your children when they are online. E-safety is a massive issue for children growing

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Y8 and Y10 Netball Teams Edged Out

Both teams came up against strong Cheslyn Hay teams and missed out on victories. The Y10s came up against a skilled GA and a towering GK and this combination and despite a spirited

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