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14/02/20

Another great idea for everyone this weekend! Support our local team and see a great match https://t.co/NzJMZ4isvD

14/02/20

Helpful advice! https://t.co/SXxqBFwI75

14/02/20

Happy half term to all pupils and staff! Stay safe, warm and busy! See you at 8:30 on Monday 24th.

12/02/20

Year 10 parents/ carers, We are taking 30 students to the Southwark Careers Fair at 160 Tooley Street SE1 2QH on 11th March 2020. We will have a sign up sheet available at Parents’ evening and with Mr Findlay/ Mrs Campbell the week after half term.

12/02/20

Great activity for half term https://t.co/RMzXROP9bw

11/02/20

Thank you to all the wonderful HGAED parents who attended our vocabulary parent meet this evening. We should never underestimate the power of words https://t.co/bG72fwWUGC

07/02/20

We are delighted to announce that we will be hosting a Y7 and Y8 Bedrock Vocabulary parent event on Tues 11th February 5pm to 6pm. Please reserve your place now.

05/02/20

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Today our LGBTQ+ allies decorated cakes and bought rainbow coloured lanyards in support of the Stonewall charity. Celebrating inclusivity and developing entrepreneurship. 🎉🌈🍰 Huge thanks to our Health Hut manager for supporting our students and promoting diversity. https://t.co/R2tefyHixs

04/02/20

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In preparation for next week (volunteering week) students- please see the following website for volunteering opportunities. We have a topic planned to raise the profile of volunteering for our students. - Leaders in youth volunteer opportunities https://t.co/u12fiSdcGR

04/02/20

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Student council nominations are in- they will be counted and verified. Thank you to our focus group for coming up with the idea- we had over 20 applicants for 8 positions. Check out one of the speeches- our students have impressed us with their maturity, articulation and ambition https://t.co/YgRZWuN0sv

31/01/20

It’s year 10 parents’ evening on Thursday 13th Feb 4:00-6:30pm. Your daughter should arrange appointments with her teachers. See you there!

27/01/20

Very proud of our pupils’ assembly and the sensitivity they displayed https://t.co/sZZPbjpqxO

27/01/20

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Get careers advice online! https://t.co/5F2h1oGF4F

27/01/20

We will be delivering a four week course for parents/carers called: ‘Talking Teens’ by Family Links next half term. Interested? Come along to our coffee morning to discuss the course with an assistant principal and house leader on Friday 6th March 9.45am. https://t.co/E6np2UvdDF

27/01/20

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Today is . Together we must to challenge prejudice and hatred, and work towards a better future. Watch and share our film for . https://t.co/mGc8Zh6IXL

24/01/20

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If you haven’t downloaded our Student Zine (Voices from the Rye) then follow the link below. This issue is all about 'space'. Students learn about writing, illustrating and publishing. I’m sure you agree the tone is mature and thought-provoking. Well done! https://t.co/sBxr9xpME3 https://t.co/FJ0phSA4tB

24/01/20

Dear Year 11 Parents and Carers Year 11 mock exams will take place during the final two weeks of this half term, 31st Jan-13th Feb. Students will be released after any exam that starts at 1pm. Any queries please contact info.org.uk

23/01/20

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En route to to talk some more Pigeon English - can’t wait to see you all!

23/01/20

Massive thank you to for marvellous workshops for year 11. So inspiring to meet the author of Pigeon English and write together today https://t.co/yNep2vxjHD

23/01/20

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Well done Magda! Great effort at the Articulation event. 👏🏾 https://t.co/llc03A1Oz0

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Posted on January 14th 2020

Year 12 Art Student Presents at Royal Academy of Arts

Yesterday one of our Year 12 art students, Magdelena (pictured below), presented her research on the work of Francis Bacon at the Royal Academy of Arts as part of ARTiculation.

ARTiculation is a nationally-acclaimed public speaking initiative designed to promote the appreciation and discussion of visual culture. ARTiculation is open to young people aged between 14 and 23, regardless of background or experience, and develops their confidence and ability to express their opinions, thoughts and conclusions about art.

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As part of the annual ARTiculation Prize for those aged between 16 and 19, students are invited to each deliver a ten-minute presentation to an audience about a work of art, architecture or an artefact. Adjudicators are asked to assess each presentation as a whole, looking at content, structure, delivery and the speaker’s original approach and unique potential. The winners are invited to present at Cambridge University.

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Magdalena performed her presentation at the Royal Academy of Arts, speaking about Francis Bacon’s Triptych 1973. “Magdalena analysed the work beautifully and allowed us to view the work in new ways,” said Eliza Bonham Carter, Head of the Royal Academy Schools.

Founded in 1768 , the Royal Academy of Arts is a world class institution that promotes the creation, enjoyment and appreciation of the visual arts through exhibitions, education and debate.

Magdalena analysed the work beautifully and allowed us to view the work in new ways. 


Magdalena with the Eliza Bonham Carter, Head of the Royal Academy Schools.

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Outside the famous Royal Academy of Arts.

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Magdelena with the other speakers from the event.

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