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  • Reaching the National Boy’s Brigade’s Got Talent Finals

    Reaching the National Boy’s Brigade’s Got Talent Finals

    During the lock-down, Tom Hughes (Y12) has entered the national ‘National Boy’s Brigade’s Got Talent’ competition and has managed to reach the final. You can view Tom’s many talents in the competition at: https://vimeo.com/channels/bbsgottalent More importantly, you can vote for Tom until 11.00pm on Thursday 21 May by voting at: […]

     
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  • Y9 Winner of National Design Award

    Y9 Winner of National Design Award

    Isabel Ainsworth (Y9) has been awarded first prize in the prestigious Design Competition run by University College School. The competition demanded the invention of a product to improve the lives of people living through the coronavirus pandemic. It demanded preliminary drawings, rationales and a final design. Isabel‘s design was based […]

     
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  • National Book Tokens Prize

    National Book Tokens Prize

    We are keen to draw your attention to this free draw from National Book Tokens where you could help us win £5,000 for our school library. Even more, if your nomination is drawn out then you win £100 of book tokens for yourself too. Every nomination is counted and the […]

     
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  • Home Learning Update – 28 April 2020

    Home Learning Update – 28 April 2020

    I just wanted to update you with some more ideas for Home Learning and that might keep the learning spark flickering, inspire some interest and enthusiasm, or at very least help fill the time at home. Of course, at times the Show My Homework tasks will be a slog, especially […]

     
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  • Year 11 Leavers Hoodies

    Year 11 Leavers Hoodies

    The end of the school year came very suddenly for our Year 11 students this year. After many requests, we feel that it is important that students can commemorate their time as a Friary student and so are offering the option to purchase an official ‘Leaver’s Hoodie’. We have liaised […]

     
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  • GCSE and A-Level Results Days

    GCSE and A-Level Results Days

    The government has announced that GCSE and A-Level Results Days will take place on the dates planned before the coronavirus pandemic. This means that students should collect their results on the following dates / times: Year 13 – Thursday 13 August: Students can collect their results between 8.00am-10.00am. Following this, […]

     
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  • Clinical Advice to Parents over Coronavirus

    Clinical Advice to Parents over Coronavirus

    We have been contacted by the Child Death Overview Panel to reiterate advice related to healthcare support for children at this time. They have asked us to circulate the message that: “Doctors and paediatricians are concerned that are in the current COVID pandemic, many families are not receiving the health […]

     
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  • Student Access to Adobe Creative Cloud

    Student Access to Adobe Creative Cloud

    Due to school closure, students are unable to access Adobe Creative Cloud in classrooms. Adobe has provided temporary at-home access for impacted students, so that they can continue their work remotely. Please follow the instructions below to enable access to Creative Cloud Desktop Apps on your personal device. The instructions […]

     
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  • E-Safety Newsletter – April Edition

    E-Safety Newsletter – April Edition

    We are very proud to hold the E-Safety Mark, which reflects the high-quality work we put in to supporting our students with their safety online, but we recognise that home learning has brought an extra level of risk as so much of every child’s learning has gone virtual. Consequently, in […]

     
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  • Parental Update – Home Learning – 9 April 2020

    Parental Update – Home Learning – 9 April 2020

    The following message was sent out to all Year 7-10 and Year 12 parents by Matt Allman (Headteacher): All, I wanted to get in touch to talk ‘Home Learning’ and to give you a brief insight into what is going on at school. Home Learning: I have been ‘enjoying’ the challenge […]

     
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