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Year 7 - 9 Reading Lists

There is lots of evidence to prove that reading provides the background knowledge and comprehension skills necessary for students to shine in their future exams. Indeed, the Institute

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U14s Girls Hockey v Denstone College

The U14 girls team pencilled in a friendly against their local rivals Denstone College this week and from the first push back Friary pressed hard applying pressure to the opposition’s

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U13 Girl’s Hockey Tournament

A newly formed U13 girls’ team took on Lichfield Cathedral in a mini-tournament this week, which saw some of our Year 7’s make their first debut in our school hockey team.

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Year 11 GCSE Maths Boosters 2019-2020

Last week saw the first of the GCSE Maths Masterclasses and Boosters for Year 11s and there was a huge attendance right from the off. There will be multiple boosters, support

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House Debating Competition

The House Debating Competition began the 2019-2020 series with Year 9 tackling the argument that: “Learning another language when you speak English is pointless”. The opening

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Y11 Art Trip to the National Portrait Gallery & V&A Museum

Y11 GCSE Art students enjoyed a trip to London to visit the National Portrait Gallery and the V&A Museum. The National Portrait Gallery has a range of exhibitions –

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Y7 Football - Friary Boys Defeat EDA 8 - 2

Thirteen of our Year 7 boys turned out to play their second game for The Friary School and it was certainly a testing fixture with strong opposition, and heavy winds and rain

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Year 6 Open Evening

Our Year 6 Open Evening was very well attended and both students and staff enjoyed the buzz of showing off all the excellent work that goes on in our school to primary parents

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