Inspirational speakers mark International Women's Day
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This week we recognised International Women's Day with an extremely inspirational talk delivered by Marina Hudson (Consultant Psychiatrist), Bev Clegg (Co-founder and owner of creative juices and the Shed) and Tracey Leahy (Managing Director Mann Vend) who are pictured with our Sixth Form Pastoral…

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GCSE Practical Food and Nutrition Exam
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Congratulations to the Year 11 students who produced some amazing meals for their GCSE Practical Food and Nutrition exam. The task was to create three dishes, which were high in fibre, along with appropriate accompaniments. A small selection of the fantastic results are pictured below. Well done fo…

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Mindfulness Sessions
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On Monday mornings we have been offering Mindfulness sessions to upper school pupils which have been led by former student Mike Kewley. Mindfulness is the basic human ability to be fully present, aware of where we are and what we’re doing, and not overly reactive or overwhelmed by what’s going on a…

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Introducing our Year 10 prefects
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Mr Dargan, Head of Year 10, is delighted to introduce the Year 10 prefects who went through a rigorous task and interview process recently. The students have been given key roles on our committees and we look forward to the impact they will have on our school community.

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Year 7 Spring Alpha Group
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57 students (32%) achieved excellent ‘Attitude to Learning’ comments across all subjects for their Interim 2 Report making them eligible for our current Alpha Group. 18 of these students were new entries and overall we saw a rise in total number by 15 compared to Autumn. Great stuff! Mr J Cretney H…

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Charity Challenge School Final
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Last week we were delighted to host the St.Ninian's One World Centre Charity Challenge Final. It was an interesting evening, reflecting months of research, advocacy and fundraising from each from the groups. The teams, representing Drop Inn Ministries, Global Action Nepal and Thare Machi Education,…

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Shaping Education Technology in the UK
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Congratulations to Rachel Smith (MFL teacher and our digital coordinator) who features in this year’s “Educational foundation’s Edtech 50 year book 2020”. The Education Foundation is a leading organisation set up to accelerate and support positive change in the British education system and beyond.…

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Core Skills Manx Telecom Enterprise Project
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Over 100 Year 8 students took part in the Manx Telecom Enterprise Project. Working in groups of 5 or 6, each group was given £30 each to spend on materials to create a product, which they then sold and try to make a profit. Twenty judges from local businesses and industries joined us to take part i…

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Tickets now on sale for Annie Jr.
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We are very proud to announce that tickets for our school production of ‘Annie Jr.’ are now on sale. ‘Annie Jr.’ is a slimmed down version of the hugely successful Broadway hit, but retaining all the popular numbers, including ‘Tomorrow’ and ‘Hard Knock Life’. We have an amazingly talented cast of…

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