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Student-Led Assemblies - 😯 - Human Rights

This term has seen the introduction of student-led assemblies – looking to combine teacher-led messages with students informing and inspiring their peers. Last week saw

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Y11 Basketball Defeats King Edward’s

The Y11 Basketball Team started the defence of their Cannock & District Basketball Team by thrashing local rivals King Edward 103-22. The whole team were outstanding but Tom

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Anger Awareness Week

As part of National Anger Awareness Week, the school staged a series of events and tutor time activities designed to encourage students and staff to reflect on the positives and

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PTA Ride Santa's Sleigh

The Friary’s PTA confronted a climate akin to Elsa’s icy palace in ‘Frozen’ and, though the cold wind was at times as terrifying as her Ice Monster, they

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The Friary Helps the National Arboretum towards World Record

The National Arboretum’s world record attempt to produce a Christmas Card with the most amount of signatures in came to The Friary and hundreds of our students and staff

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GKN Engineering Inspiring Y10 STEM Students at The Friary

Undoubtedly, the STEM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths) are excellent subjects to develop in school and take forward into a future career. Indeed, much of

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Praise Pours in for ‘Billy Elliot’

The recent performances of ‘Billy Elliot’ were a real high for the cast, directing team and school, but it has also been fantastic to hear how it has been a real high for

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100% Attendance at Celebration Breakfast with Mr Rose

As part of our campaign ‘Attendance Matters’, ‘Breakfast with Bagels’ (and Mr Rose) took in the 100% attendees this week so congratulations, hot drinks and toast were

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