Category Archives: General News

Items that do not easily fall into other categories can be placed under General News.

Camouflage Crew – Centenary of the Armistice

On Sunday 11th November, one of Beckfoot Thornton’s Year 11 students, Caitlyn, was cordially invited to take part in the service to mark the Centenary of the Armistice. Caitlyn is involved in a voluntary organisation, Camouflage Crew, which is run by Lynne Cunningham, who also works very closely with our school.  This was an enormous…
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Headteachers Blog 16/11/2018

Welcome to my blog. The mock exams are now in full swing for our Year 11 students. Students have been studying hard and coping very well with pressure that exams bring. Mock exams will continue until Thursday 22nd November. Mock exam results day will be on Thursday 13th December, further information will come out closer…
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Speakers Trust Workshop

On Monday 12th November, selected Year 10 pupils participated in the Speaker’s Trust ‘Speak Out’ challenge. The 24 pupils were selected due to displaying a previous interest in public speaking, or because their year team felt they needed a confidence boost to aid them in the nerve-wracking world of interviews for college, and possible future…
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The Brilliant Club – Information and Guidance Day

Information and Guidance Day at the Media Museum    9.11.18 Our Brilliant Club students had a great day on Friday 9th November when they visited the Media Museum for an Information and Guidance Day run by the Brilliant Club and Worcester College. Students reflected on the work they did last year. They learnt and were mentored…
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