School News
Harry Watts Academy New Building Opens to Pupils

Harry Watts Academy New Building Opens to Pupils

By Prosper Learning Trust
15 April, 2021

Harry Watts Academy staff welcomed their pupils at their new school building today.

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We All Have A Spring In Our Step!

We All Have A Spring In Our Step!

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31 March, 2021

As the days lengthen and the weather gets warmer, we have been very busy teaching on the wards and beyond.


Alnwood
Learning About Flowers

Learning About Flowers

By
29 March, 2021

Young people in Alnwood have been finding out about sexual reproduction in plants.


Alnwood
Tortoise Care

Tortoise Care

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29 March, 2021

Some young people in Alnwood have been learning how to care for tortoises.


School News
Letter to children and young people from the Secretary of State for Education

Letter to children and young people from the Secretary of State for Education

By Prosper Learning Trust
29 March, 2021

Gavin Williamson has written an open letter to young people thanking them for the way they have responded to the huge challenges they have faced throughout the pandemic. Read it here: https://bit.


School News
Lateral Flow Home Testing

Lateral Flow Home Testing

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18 March, 2021

By the end of next week we will have completed the 3rd lateral flow test for Covid-19 in school for those who provided consent.


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World Book Day 4th March 2021

World Book Day 4th March 2021

By
9 March, 2021

The teachers love an opportunity to dress up!


School News
Understanding a Child’s Digital World – Event, Tuesday 16th 2021, 1800

Understanding a Child’s Digital World – Event, Tuesday 16th 2021, 1800

By
9 March, 2021

Please see details below of a free online event hosted by Counter Terrorism Policing, please sign up. Understanding a Child’s Digital World – Event, Tuesday 16th 2021, 1800 FREE Online safety event open to parents, professionals -anyone who wants to learn more about the digital world Counter Terrorism Policing East Midlands are hosting a free online event to encourage parents and professionals to talk to children about online safety. This session serves as an introduction to understanding the digital world and what risks are present for children. The event will be interactive, open to everyone with questions encouraged – please join and circulate to anyone else who may be interested. The event is supported by guest speakers from the East Midlands Cyber Engagement Team and Warning Zone. ACT Early more info here: 👉https://youtu.


Alnwood
Be Still My Beating Heart

Be Still My Beating Heart

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8 March, 2021

Young people have assembled a functioning model of the human heart.


School News
Virtual Subject Sessions

Virtual Subject Sessions

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5 March, 2021

To help our students with their transition from school into Newcastle College over the coming weeks and months, Newcastle College have put together a number of Virtual Subject Session events which will give them the opportunity to find out more about the course they have already applied for or find out more if they are still researching their options.


School News
Virtual Parents' Information Evenings

Virtual Parents' Information Evenings

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5 March, 2021

Parents and carers also have a lot of questions about the college and that is why Newcastle College have introduced Virtual Parents’ Information Evenings as a platform for parents to ask questions and find out more themselves.

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Return to School on 8 March

Return to School on 8 March

By Newcastle Bridges
1 March, 2021

The Government announced on 22 February that all students would return to school from 8 March.


School News
Top Tips for Good Mental Health and Wellbeing

Top Tips for Good Mental Health and Wellbeing

By Newcastle Bridges
17 February, 2021

Youth Mental Health Ambassador, Dr Alex George has shared his ‘top five tips’ for young people’s good mental health and wellbeing.


School News
Chinese New Year 2021.

Chinese New Year 2021.

By
12 February, 2021

Chinese New Year 2021 is the year of The Metal Oxen, this starts February 12th. Previous Metal Oxen years have included 2009 & 1997.


School News
Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

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11 February, 2021

To celebrate the Chinese New Year the young people at Ferndene designed and created origami fortune cookies to spread positivity to other young people and staff.


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Christmas on the wards

Christmas on the wards

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8 February, 2021

NBS staff made an end of term festive visit to all of our students across the wards.


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Children's graffiti Art

Children's graffiti Art

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8 February, 2021

Have a look at these children's art!


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Art at GNCH

Art at GNCH

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8 February, 2021

Art provides the children with both therapeutic and educational satisfaction.


Class 6
3D SHAPES

3D SHAPES

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8 February, 2021

Last term our class 6 and 7 were investigating properties of 3D shapes.


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Playing Kayles

Playing Kayles

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8 February, 2021

Brandon has been learning about the middle ages and the games they used to play.