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Why Do We Go On About Attendance?

If there is one issue that can aggravate a parent, it is when we chase up absences and repeat our mantra that every day in school counts. Of course, there are few parents who

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Year 11 Leavers Assembly

We were thrilled to welcome back our Year 11s to celebrate their end of compulsory schooling in our Leavers Assembly – there are so many of them that we are incredibly proud

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Healthy Eating Week

Last week saw our Healthy Eating Week as we tied into the British Nutrition Foundation’s national Healthy Eating Week dedicated to encourage organisations across the UK (including

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Y6 Transition Days

The Friary School was a buzz of excitement last week when we were invaded by 216 Year 6s who are soon to be our Year 7s. The Year 6s had a fun-packed two days designed to get

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Careers with Geography

Jo Ward, Principle Transport Planner at Waterman in Nottingham, visited school to talk to the year 12 Geographers. She explained how her job considers questions like how do people

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Our School Dog

Friary students well know that animals play a big part in school life with our annual Pet Week very much a highlight and the last three years have ranged from ferrets to snakes,

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Year 13 Art Exhibition

The Year 13 Art Exhibition showcased students work which explored a wide variety of themes – ranging from a variety of large scale pieces to preliminary sketchbooks. The

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Duke of Edinburgh Awards Presentation

The Friary School staged a presentation evening to present pupils with their Duke of Edinburgh Award. This year 28 pupils took on the award and they have been working hard to

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