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    Barcelona Trip
    by Laura Meaden (Teacher) - Monday, 20 November 2017, 6:29 PM


    Could I see ALL students going on the Barcelona trip in Room 6 today as promptly as possible at break time.

    Miss Meaden

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    Dance challenge
    by Laura Blake (Teacher) - Monday, 20 November 2017, 5:15 PM

    Thank you so much to all the students who auditioned for the Dance challenge. The list of successful students is now up in the Drama foyer.

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    Drawing club Read Tues,weds,thurs
    by Kendal Beckingham (Teacher) - Monday, 20 November 2017, 3:27 PM

    Fab work from the drawing Club goers!!

    Drawing Club is on this Friday from 3-4 s - All years welcome especially good for yr8 who are considering Art or Photography as a GCSE- We will be doing light drawing soon watch this space....

    sweet treats will be available hope to see you there

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    Dragons' Den
    by Alex Margilewski - Monday, 20 November 2017, 9:33 AM

    Please read out Tuesday 21st November

    Can all Year 9 Business Studies students go to the main hall straight after tutor time instead of going to period 1 this morning. You will be watching the Year 10 Dragons' Den event periods 1 & 2. 

    Can all the Year 10 Dragons' Den competitors please go to the hall as soon as they have been registered please.

    Thank you

    Mr Margilewski

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    Yr7 Bug
    by Mr. Darmanin (Staff) - Monday, 20 November 2017, 8:40 AM

    Can yr 7's bring their booklets to Mr Darmanin at lunchtime in room 35

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    Year 7 Girls Football
    by Samantha Campbell (Teacher) - Monday, 20 November 2017, 8:26 AM

    Please can the following students see Miss Campbell at break in the PE Office on Monday 20th Nov.

    Eloise F, Shreya B, Maisie H, Katie N, Evie S, Jemah A, Kirsten B


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    Music Notices
    by Ross Walker (Teacher) - Monday, 20 November 2017, 8:23 AM

    Jazz Band is on at lunchtime today in Room 25 - please come and join us.

    Please could I have any changes / updates from house captains for Inter House Music later this week?


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    Somerville inter-house choir
    by Adam BRODERICK (Student, K 02, Yr11) - Sunday, 19 November 2017, 10:03 PM

    Morning all! Can everyone involved in the Somerville inter-house choir please come to a rehearsal this lunchtime in the drama studio! 

    Thank you! Becky and Grace

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    Kilby Interhouse Music
    by Marise BARNARD (Student, D 02, Yr11) - Sunday, 19 November 2017, 7:47 PM

    At lunchtime today (Monday 20th) anyone who is interested in doing a solo/small group at interhouse come along to room 26 at lunchtime with your song ready thank you,
    Ben and Maya (House Captains)

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    English assessments urgently needed Monday 20th Nov
    by Rosalind Fisher (Teacher) - Sunday, 19 November 2017, 6:39 PM

    The following year 10 students need to come to the library during reg this morning with their English assessments or an explanation:

    Marie Curie:

    Jessica B M3  Luke W M1  Emma W M9

    Da Vinci:

    Cydney  LH D10  Ross D D1  Ellie-Mae L D3


    Amelie C S7 Chelsea H S7  Freya W S5  Sam L S5


    Ben T K9  Harry C K8  Matt L K11  Charlie S K11 Teo P K4  

    Oliver S K5

    Thanks Miss Fisher



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    Da Vinci Interhouse Music
    by Marise BARNARD (Student, D 02, Yr11) - Sunday, 19 November 2017, 5:54 PM

    Could everyone in Da Vinci taking part in interhouse music meet in room 26 for a rehearsal on Monday (20th Nov) break time please :) - Da Vinci House Captains

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    Year 9 WW1 Battlefields Experience
    by Paul Edwards (Teacher) - Friday, 17 November 2017, 3:14 PM

    99 returns received so far..

    45 places left...deadline this Friday...

    Please return to the big box outside the Hub asap.

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    Word of the Week Winners
    by Paula Ward (Staff) - Friday, 17 November 2017, 2:41 PM

    Kilby has swept the board the this week with their witty and, possibly even prophetic, sentences!  The winners of the WotW for the w/b: 06/11/17 are:

    Winners: Charlotte Horton, Yasmin Bascal and Tilly Lawson, K01: ” Paul Hollywood was left in a vulnerable position when a baker started attacking ...

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    Yr 7 Rugby
    by Scott Blake (Teacher) - Friday, 17 November 2017, 1:56 PM

    Please can all the students playing in the Yr 7 Rugby Fixture tomorrow meet in the GYM at break time today.

    Mr Blake

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    Word of the Week
    by Paula Ward (Staff) - Friday, 17 November 2017, 1:46 PM

    The Word of the Week for w/b 20/11/17 is: 

    Prejudice (Noun)

    Meaning 1:  an unfair and unreasonable opinion or feeling, especially when formed without enough thought or knowledge

    Example 1:  “Laws against racial prejudice must be strictly enforced.”

    Example 2: “He had to battle against prejudice to get a job.”

    Get your sentences to the Library by the end of the day on Friday 25th November for your chance to win house points and a sweet treat!

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    Book of the Week
    by Paula Ward (Staff) - Friday, 17 November 2017, 1:42 PM

    Noughts and Crosses By Malorie Blackman

    “Sephy is a Cross -- a member of the dark-skinned ruling class. Callum is a Nought -- a 'colourless' member of the underclass who were once slaves to the Crosses. The two have been friends since early childhood, but that's as far as it can go. In their ...

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    Year 7 and Year 8 - Mrs Lambert - Monday
    by Rebecca Lambert (Teacher) - Friday, 17 November 2017, 11:18 AM

    ANOTHER 'NOT SO' GENTLE REMINDER: Sponsor Your Child Week

    The school PTA are working VERY hard to raise some funds for your school.

    Only 18 out of 500 (thank you) of you have contributed so far raising £184.40 for their school. If every one of you did the same we could raise over £5000 - every ...

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    Year 11 English Revision Classes are beginning!
    by Adele St John Wallis (Teacher) - Friday, 17 November 2017, 8:04 AM

    There is very strong evidence showing that last year's year 11s who REGULARLY attended the English after school revision classes performed very well in their English Language GCSEs.

    The first session is on Thursday 23rd November from 3-4pm and your teacher will tell you where to go.The topic is transactional writing (worth 30% of the overall GCSE).

    Help yourself by making sure you attend!

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    Christmas Poetry Competition
    by Paula Ward (Staff) - Thursday, 16 November 2017, 11:35 AM

    Are you a poet, who would like to win a £25 book token and see your writing published on the World Book Day website?  If so, why not have a go at this poetry competition? 

    You are asked to write a 12 line poem on the theme of Christmas (for the 12 days of Christmas); it must be connected to the ...

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    Year 10 - Exam Revision - Read Weds, Thurs, Fri
    by Beverley Wayman (Staff) - Wednesday, 8 November 2017, 9:00 AM

    See attached timetable