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Intention to Move to Academy Status

The Friary School would like to inform all stakeholders that we are looking to convert to academy status as part of a new Multi-Academy Trust that is being formed to take our

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The Friary Shines at Michael Fabricant-Arthur Price of England Schools Speaking Competition

Sixth Formers from The Friary shone in the Michael Fabricant-Arthur Price of England Schools Speaking Competition which took place in Lichfield’s Guildhall. The school was

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Platinum Award for Excellence in Music Provision

The Friary School has once again achieved the top-ranking Platinum Award for Excellence in Music Provision from the North West Midlands Music Education Hub. The award requires

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Lichfield St Chad Rotary Photograph Competition

Again, students from The Friary School shone in the annual Rotary Young Photographer Competition co-ordinated by the Lichfield St Chad Rotary Club. Both Emily Lancaster (Y8) and

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Year 8 Energy Quest

Our Raising Aspirations programme runs all year to make sure we keep students’ eyes open to what opportunities lie ahead for them as they move towards adulthood. Even so, National

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National Citizens Service

Last year we were one of the biggest local schools involved in the National Citizens Service and this year we are on course to top the 30 students who signed up last year. The

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Year 13 EPQ Presentations

The last few weeks have seen over 30 students formally presenting their Extended Project Qualifications (EPQs) to the EPQ team in readiness for them entering the formal award

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KS3 Netball Teams Perform Well

Netball teams from across Year 7-9 have bene performing well across the district with strong performances from the Years 7s and Years 9s against Chase Terrace and the Years 8s

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