July 2021

Month

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In a final message of the year, our Principal Miss Hughes-Williams reflects on the journey and the changes we’ve all faced over the last year: It is not easy to capture the levels of challenge and change that everyone in our communities have risen to this academic year.  The competing pressures on families has been...
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As the end of term approaches, some students have been celebrating their success in gaining the highest number of merits in their year.  Our merit system allows students to be rewarded for a variety of behaviours including doing well in class, producing good work, behaving well or displaying our Core Values in notable ways.  Various...
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Recognition card stamp
Key stage 3 students have been reward with Subject Awards during tutor time today as our usual awards ceremony could not take place.  Students were nominated by their class teachers for an array of reasons from academic achievement, outstanding attitude to learning, overcoming barriers, excellent progress and consistent hard work in lockdown and lessons.  Students...
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Officially, our transition week has ended although we are keeping the online material available until September so that our incoming Year 7 students, currently in Year 6 and their parents/carers can revisit it. As has been the case everywhere, for more than a year we have been unable to hold live events or have visitors...
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Computer Science Hello, we’d like to welcome you to Heart of England School and to our Computer Science department. In Computer Science we like to learn about … Computers! How they are built: what is inside them – hardware How that works: with switches that are on or off How to make them do things...
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Music Music in Year 7 focuses on you learning the knowledge and skills that will be the foundations to everything you will learn in music moving forwards. There is lots of focus on the musical elements, which some of you may have already learnt about. In a typical music lesson you will experience listening activities,...
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