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Annabel meets the Lord Mayor

Helping our students appreciate the joys of reading and writing is a priority for the academy, and so staff were thrilled to learn that Annabel in Year 8 had entered…

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Annabel meets the Lord Mayor

Film screening and lecture – students invited to think about how well Hollywood celebrates diversity

Dr Wilson ran a fascinating lecture on Wednesday 17 October on the film Black Panther. Popcorn was provided along with a lecture on this question: Hollywood has been praised for…

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Film screening and lecture – students invited to think about how well Hollywood celebrates diversity

Year 7 experience a university-style lecture

Kimberley from Year 7 reports on a recent lecture she attended, designed to open Year 7’s eyes to the world of university education. “It was amazing! Year 7 have been…

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Year 7 experience a university-style lecture

Year 7 students develop their ‘Big Voices’

Just before February half term, a group of ten students from Year 7 graduated from our Big Voices project at a celebration event attended by Principal Mr Brice and the…

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Year 7 students develop their ‘Big Voices’