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On Monday 29th February, the GCSE Drama students in Year 10 had a session from professional dialect coach Laurann Brown on how do Northern Accents. This was part of the preparation process for their forthcoming Acting assessments in scenes from their Set Play "Billy Liar". This Northern comedy is s...

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Last week some of our Year 10 Sports Leaders planned and led an indoor athletics event for primary school children with disabilities. 80 pupils from 8 local schools attended and took part in a carousel of different events ranging from indoor javelin, standing long jump to sprinting relays. All pupil...

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This week, Year 9 Drama students enjoyed workshops on Masks from the renowned Trestle Theatre Company. The students worked with a professional theatre practitioner to learn the basics of Mask technique, through a series of improvisations and rehearsal exercises. The sessions were extremely enjoyable...

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On Saturday 13th February 2016, we were fortunate enough to set off on a trip to Southern Iceland, made possible by the schools 19 year-long partnership with Discover the World Education. One aspect of Icelandic culture that we were able to immerse ourselves in immediately was their frequent trips t...

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"We had a fantastic visit from Manga illustrator and author Sonia Leong, who specialises in in the anime/Manga style and comic artwork. She is a core member of Sweatdrop Studios, the leading UK comic collaborative. Sonia talked to Year 9 assembly about her career and the world of Manga. Her talk...

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