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Some resources for Parents, Carers and Pupils

Oak National Academy. To support the hard work of schools in delivering remote education, today Oak National Academy is launching a website. This brand-new enterprise has been created by 40 teachers from some of the leading schools across England, backed by government grant funding. It will provide 180 video lessons each week, across a broad range of […]

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Carney’s Community – COVID 19 Support

Please see this document from George at Carney Community. He has kindly said that he is happy for Francis Barber pupils, families and carers to use it’s content in your lockdown bubbles! There are some great things on their social media platforms to help people through this time.

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Poetry Escape – Young Writers Competition

Five pupils recently had their poems published for a competition Poetry Escape. The theme allowed pupils to express through poetry something they felt strongly about. The pupils chose a theme close to their heart and released their thoughts and emotions in different styles. Jabari – (aged 13) Grenfell Tower Ellie P – (aged 13)   Society […]

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Coronavirus

Official advice regarding Coronavirus can be found here Coronavirus advice for educational settings poster PDF can be found here

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MMA funded by the Prince’s Trust.

Every other Wednesday Francis Barber has had the opportunity to relieve all our tensions with the help of Nathan Jones and his MMA (mixed martial arts) sessions. KS3 and year 10 have all been invited and have thoroughly enjoyed doing a different sport that really challenges pupils both physically and mentally. The opportunity does extend […]

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Upcoming events

On Monday 18th November 2 Year 10 students will be attending a Discover careers day in conjunction with Channel 4. On Tuesday 10th December we have an invitation for students to attend a career day in conjunction with Dallaglio Rugbyworks at Fusion Media, a company who are involved with projects for the Champions League

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Rugby X

On Tuesday 29th October we took 7 students from Westdean to the O2 to compete in a 5-a-side rugby tournament.  The tournament was in conjunction with Dallaglio Rugbyworks and the students played 3 games of 5-a-side touch rugby against other schools who also receive coaching and are involved in the scheme. After a nervous start, […]

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Young Writers Competition 2019

Seven of our youngsters had their poems entered for a competition called Poetry Escape. The theme was to inspire students to let the world know what matters to them and express this through poetry. The pupils explored some issues relating to society, friends, bullying, school, social media, injustice and poverty.  The poetry they wrote gave […]

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