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24

Jan

Central Park Installation!

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Last year a group of students from across Phase 2/3/4 had the wonderful opportunity to work with the artist Matt Raw. They had workshops in school and at the college to create a semi-permanent installation in Central Park. It is on display for the public to see now. Information about the project and Matt Raw […]

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24

Jan

Year 9’s In a Spin!

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Year 9 – Fantastic Cycling! One of our year 9 PE groups have access to McCaulay’s gym this term and they have all worked extremely hard on their first ever spin session. In just over 20 minutes the students managed to cycle a combined distance of 45 miles, which is equivalent to Plymouth to Exeter! […]

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23

Jan

Ready, Respectful and Safe

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Primary News We have enjoyed another great week and the children have certainly been busy in their classrooms learning and are showing a really positive attitude towards achieving their best. Our school expectations are around being ready, being respectful and being safe. This is language that staff and children are using throughout the school day and […]

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23

Jan

Climate Change on our minds!

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In Phase 3 PBL, we’ve moved our project focus on to Culture and Identity. Through each of the subject lenses, Years 7 and 8 will be exploring the driving question ‘What makes us who we are?’ It got some of our students worried. What about the project from last term, focusing on sustainability? How can […]

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23

Jan

Students discuss discrimination!

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The first student voice session of 2020 saw the group develop their understanding of discrimination and protective characteristics. Students explored the importance of being mindful of discrimination when interviewing candidates for a job. Representatives from the student voice team sat on their first interview panel at the end of last year and are keen to […]

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21

Jan

Phase 2 Exhibition

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At the end of the autumn term, parents and carers of phase two children were invited to see work produced for the Winter exhibition. Year three presented their responses to the climate crisis; year four produced a museum exhibition showcasing their investigations into ancient Egypt; year five showed off vehicles produced as part of their […]

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17

Jan

Primary News

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Dear parents and carers, We have all enjoyed another busy week learning together and we are proud to share with you our new displays based around the learning ‘muscle’ of ‘Resilience’.We had a primary assembly when Jon shared a story that helped us think about how being resilient can support us to be better learners.Learning […]

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17

Jan

Festive Jumpers for Food Bank!

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Many thanks to pupils, families and the PTFA for their Festive Jumper Day donations. We managed to raise £143 for Plymouth Food Bank and our food donations were very gratefully received by Wendy, who wished to send her thanks. In Phase One we have been learning about the importance of giving through our PSHE lessons. […]

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10

Jan

Planting Trees With Clicks!

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One of our actions following our first Climate Change Group Meeting last year was to switch our default search engine to Ecosia – the search engine that plants trees! We are delighted to say that our digital team switched compatible school devices to use Ecosia as the default search tool on 8th November.  We have just worked […]

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