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AUTUMN HALF TERM - School will close at 2:45pm on Friday 25th October for one week and will re-open to pupils on Monday 4th November at 8:45am.
Teacher Training Day: Friday 8th November. School will be closed to pupils. School will re-open on Monday 11th November.
Autumn Term School News
Northern House School-Racing Team
See the video of the Finals day at Silverstone, click here
July 2019 - School News
18th July 2019
The Newts are Buzzing!
In their final project of the year the Yr7 Newts were tasked with designing and making a buzz wire game in Design & Technology.
18th July 2019
Over the Summer term, Woodpeckers have been looking at the Egyptians. So to finish off the term we decided to mummify each other! The children really enjoyed this activity and there was some great teamwork going on! Although... after we had finished there was quite a lot of tidying to do!
11th July 2019
Entry Level Stars
A selection for Yr9 and 10 students achieved Entry Level certificates in Design & Technology this year.
The students had to answer a wide ranging brief, generate ideas and then make them using workshop tools and machinery. They then had to produce a comprehensive presentation to go alongside their work.
4th July 2019
Music Workshop with Andy Bennett
On Wednesday secondary pupils took part in a Music Workshop delivered by professional musician Andy Bennett (formerly of Ocean Colour Scene).
Andy showed pupils how to play a variety of instruments including percussion, guitar and keyboard.
1st July 2019
Fruit Picking with the Kingfishers
Kingfishers class visited Manor Fruit Farm in Tamworth last week.
June 2019 - School News
27th June 2019
Northern House Sharks Race to Victory!
A selection of Yr9 students took part in the fourth annual Soapbox Derby at Shenstone Lodge school last week. They were successful in winning the overall fastest soapbox with their shark entry.
25th June 2019
Woodpeckers Egyptian Masks
For our topic we have been looking at Pharaohs, we have been looking at Tutankhamun's mask and we have discussed how we can make our own masks and which materials we can use to make it. The children have worked really hard making their own masks over the past few weeks.
News and features from BBC News - Education and Family
- 'Half of women will be carers by the age of 46'
Women can expect to take on caring responsibilities more than a decade earlier than men, says study.
- General election 2019: Lib Dems promise 20,000 more teachers
The party is promising billions more for schools in England, taken from a £50bn so-called "Remain bo…
- Oxford Union debate: President resigns over blind student row
Brendan McGrath apologises for his "mistakes" after Ebenezer Azamati was "accosted" during a debate.