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From Plymouth School of Creative Arts

23

May

Getting Crafty with After School Club

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After School Club staff have been sharing their crafty skills with students as the ASC Team prepare to have a stall at the Summer Festival. During their time in ASC the children often explore different ways of making, such as weaving, crochet, sewing and even a bit of pebble art. They are planning to sell some of their […]

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18

May

Two sides to the story

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Last week in school we had a fabulous lecture delivered by Andres Ossa (Spanish teacher from Spanish Amigos Plymouth) on the power of knowledge. In a passionate and well illustrated speech we discovered that mastering another language opens different side to the story and gives one the freedom to make one’s own opinions on historical […]

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18

May

Phase 1 News

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Dear parents and carers We are so impressed with how the children are progressing with their reading and it’s a delight to hear conversations about authors, stories and favourite characters. We are developing the Reading Room and the reading areas in the studios as we become a ‘Community of Readers’ If you have any children’s […]

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18

May

Peer Mentors

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Year 8 students were given a questionnaire to find out who they most respected out of their peers. The top 18 students (the people’s champs!) were then invited to take part in a two day peer mentor course by the Livewell NHS team at Dartmoor Zoo. They investigated the various harmful ingredients of cigarettes. One […]

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17

May

Ten Tors!

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PSCA are looking to put together a team (or teams) for the 2019 Ten Tors weekend. At this stage we need to gauge levels of interest, looking for both participants and adult volunteers, so if you or your children would like to get involved, please get in touch with Chris by email on cjones@schoolofcreativearts.co.uk   […]

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17

May

Mountain Bike Freebies

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Slightly different news from the Mountain Bike Club this week, though two groups enjoyed some fantastic weather and rides up at Haldon on Sunday. However, bigger news was the freebies that were sent to our riders by Chain Reaction Cycles, a major global retailer! After I tweeted them a couple of weeks back, about some […]

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16

May

Students Compete in Athletics

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Thirteen students from Phase Three and Four represented the school at the Plymouth and West Devon Schools Athletics competition at Tavistock College on Thursday. The students competed in a variety of events against other schools. We are currently waiting to hear if any of the students have qualified to represent the school in the County […]

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10

May

Students Rock Audiences!

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Talented students from years 7,8,9 and 10 have been donning Sparkly Doc Martin’s, band t-shirts and stomping along to thudding beats in their performance of the musical ‘We Will Rock You’. For three evenings this week students have left audiences in awe due to their effort and the amazing energy they have brought to the […]

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