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Dealing with Snow at Schools

The newspaper headlines about ‘The Beast from the East’ created a big fuss amongst students and parents and pretty much as soon as the first flake hits the ground we have

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Law Presentation to Future Legal Eagles

Students from all year groups attended a law presentation as part of our Raising Aspirations programme where students are informed of the milestones they need to surpass to get

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Eastern Avenue Parking Restrictions Dropped

We are delighted to report that the proposed ‘No Waiting At Any Time (Monday – Friday / 7.00am – 7.00pm) have been dropped after the high number of responses to

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Volunteer’s Week

Young people can get a tremendous amount from volunteering their time and energy to organisations and our Volunteer’s Week set about bringing a range of opportunities to the

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Battle of the Bands

Out annual ‘Battle of the Bands’ night had a 1907s theme – producing a great array of genres and performances, though very sobering for many parents who realised their

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The School That Never Sleeps…

The latest round of refurbishment are taking place at The Friary School as we work hard to make sure our students have the best possible facilities. Regular readers will be well

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Bus Service Advice - Free Text Alerts on Late Buses

Any parent will know that it can be frantic time if your child calls you to say the bus has not arrived and they are stranded. This can occasionally happen if there is severe

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E-Safety - Is Social Media Causing Childhood Depression?

The BBC News Technology Team have released an article by Jane Wakefield asking: “Is social media causing childhood depression ?” The Friary School’s ban on mobile

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