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School News

Here is the latest news from Idsall School but do please read our Latest Sports News & Results and Letters to Parents too.

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  • Public transport letter for parents/carers July 2020

    Published 08/07/20

    Please see attached letter below.

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  • Government Advice for Year 11 Students

    Published 02/07/20

    The government has produced some resources to clarify the next steps for students who are still unsure about what to do after GCSE results are published.

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  • Careers Advice For Year 11 and Year 13

    Published 03/08/20
    Please find the parent and student careers guides below.  
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  • Online Careers Event-Monday 3rd August

    Published 03/08/20

    On Monday August 3rd 2020, The Careers and Enterprise Company, in partnership with LearnLive, will be hosting an online event designed specifically to support you at this crucial time. There will be videos and interviews with key people to guide you through the options open to you. There will be a live chat available with qualified careers advisers, apprenticeship providers and employers on hand to answer your questions and offer you personal advice.

     

    To register simply click on this link and fill in the details on screen. Once you have subscribed to the Learn Live channel you can gain access to all future on-demand and live stream broadcasts with just your email address without needing to register again.

     

    On August 3rd, you can visit this link to take part. If you can’t make it, don’t worry, you can also visit this site to watch the recordings and the chat function will stay open for you to ask any questions.

     

    Mrs Kendall

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  • Message from the Library and Seshat

    Published 16/07/20

    FEAR NOT! All books can be returned in September. Seshat, the ancient Egyptian goddess of astronomy, architecture, scribes and writing, will smile down upon you if you remember to return them. I’m not sure what she’ll do if you forget. Happy holidays! The public libraries have reopened, so take advantage of them, please.

    Thank you!

    Mrs Hazlehurst

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  • Uniform Supplier-Shop Opening Update July 2020

    Published 16/07/20

    Please see the attached letter from one of our uniform suppliers -Baker & Sons, with regard to procedures for using their shop. 

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  • NCS – Keep Doing Good from the National Citizen Service

    Published 13/07/20

    All students in Years 10-12, do you want to do something over the summer to help out the local community?

    Are you interested in helping to find a new kind of normal?

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  • My Choices – Support for Students in Year 11 and Year 13

    Published 10/07/20

    My Choices is a national event aimed at 16-18 year olds to support students like you in feeling more confident and prepared on results day.

    The event is taking place online on 3rd August and recordings will be available after the event to help you to prepare, whatever your results are like in August.

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  • RAF Learn Live – Thursday 16th July 2020, 10am to 2pm​​​​​​​

    Published 10/07/20

    The RAF are pleased to invite you to their Learn Live event taking place next Thursday, 16th July from 10am – 2pm.

    Further details are attached below.

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  • Sixth Form Transport and Bursary available for September 2020 Intakes

    Published 06/07/20

    Please find the attached letter, transport and bursary forms that are available for the September 2020 intake of Sixth Form students. 

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  • Summer Career Resource Pack

    Published 03/07/20

    The attached document below contains tons of activities and resources which will help with employability or you might just find interesting.

    There’s stuff from poetry to game design, and careers from journalism to the armed forces, and everything in between.

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  • Competition for 'Visions of a world after COVID-19'

    Published 30/06/20

    Dear Students,

    'What’s your vision for the world after coronavirus?'

    Put your thinking caps on and enter this exciting competition being run by 'opendemocracy'. Enter a photo, video or written entry in answer to the above question, to be in with the chance of winning some fantastic prizes:

    "The grand prize includes £200 in book vouchers and a bespoke training opportunity with either open Democracy or UCL that may take the form of a mini-fellowship, work experience, or placement in line with the winner’s area of interest. The People’s Choice winner will receive £100 in book vouchers and runners-up will receive £50 in book vouchers" (openDemocracy)

    The competition is open to anyone age 14+, but I would particularly like to encourage entries from our current year 10 and 12 students. You can find details below and on ShowMyHomework of how this competition could be of particular interest and use to students in these year groups.

    As well as entering the 'openDemocracy' competition via their website: https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/world-after-covid/, I would also ask you to email your entries to vmcmahon@idsall.shropshire.sch.uk for submission into an internally judged school competition. The deadline for entries is Friday 10th July.

    Good Luck everyone (I know how innovative you all are!), and I look forward to receiving your entries.


    Mrs V. McMahon

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