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Intermediate Mathematical Challenge Achievements

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Congratulations to the  gifted mathematicians at Highclare School who were entered in the Intermediate Mathematical Challenge recently. This is a nationally recognised challenge and only the top 40% of students receive a certificate. Silver Certificates were awarded to: Maariya Suleman,...

The Case of the Missing Pencil Case!

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Pupils in J5 at Highclare Woodfield were thrown into a real CSI scenario during their science lesson in order to help them solve the problem of the missing pencil case.  A real ‘who dunnit’ problem saw them using the forensic ...

Pancake Races

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As part of their ‘Life Skills and British Values’ week, Junior School pupils braved the elements to compete in their annual pancake races and raised funds for charity.   The pupils learned how to mix the pancake batter and discussed their favourite...

Safer Internet Week

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Junior pupils were introduced to ‘Safer Internet Week’ through thought-provoking assemblies about online images and videos.  In lessons, children explored the issues surrounding how photos are shared online and learned that they can potentially stay there forever, reaching a wider audience...

ISA National Swimming Gala Medalists

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Many congratulations go to our medal winners who represented the Midlands at the ISA National Swimming Gala at the Olympic pool in London:  Highclare Senior School: Alexandra Bartley (L5S) won 2 golds, 1 silver and 1 bronze Adin Kamangira (L5R) won 1 silver...

Ballet Performances in Assembly

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The parents of the children in Reception, J1 and J2 at Highclare Junior Schools who attend ballet lessons were invited to see them perform in Assembly. They started with a warm up exercise for legs, feet, fingers and hands followed...

Senior School Pupil is a Medal Winner

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Congratulations to L5 pupil, Charlotte O’Neill, who competed in the World Martial Arts Organisation event at the weekend, where she was placed 3rd and awarded a bronze medal. This means that she will represent her country in Ireland later this...

J5 make Musical Instruments

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J5 pupils at Highclare Woodfield have enjoyed their Design Technology topic where they researched, designed, planned and made their own musical instruments. Some wonderful and inventive instruments were created, resulting in some very original sounds!