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Even the rain could not stop our summer fair

Even the rain could not dampen the community spirit at our Summer Fair, which was held today. The event which was organised to raise money for the schools charity FOTOS took just over £600.  Previous fundraising activities have, among other things, supported school trips abroad and raised money for equipment for extra curricular activities. Cakes, sweets, tombola, raffles,…
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eTwinning 2016 National Awards and National Conference

Miss Gower was lucky enough to attend her 3rd eTwinning National Awards Ceremony and Conference this year in Nottingham. The event was held from Friday the 24th June to  Sunday 26th June, 2016. Over 130 eTwinning ambassadors, teachers and leading educators from across the UK and beyond attended the national conference, which provided opportunities to…
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Staff and Pupils say Farewell to year 11 pupils

Friday 24th June saw the Year 11’s draw a close to their academic time at The Observatory School and this was celebrated with a leaver’s assembly to say their final goodbyes to staff, friends and the school. Many of the Year 11 pupils and their families turned up to celebrate their time with us along with staff, pupils and…
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The Observatory School have been celebrating after being awarded the highly regarded eTwinning National Quality Label. To secure the Quality Label, the school worked in partnership with St Thomas More Middle School in Malta to create an outstanding project using digital collaborative tools. The project was called ‘Many Postcards Make One Map’ and connected the…
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