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Virtual School Games Pentathlon

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Well done to years 7 and 8 who took part in the Virtual School Games Pentathlon (Sportshall Athletics).  Results to follow…….

 

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Year 7

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Year 8

Principal’s Pen

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Well done to Good Luck who received a Principal’s Pen from Mrs Conaghan.  Goodluck  created a fantastic personal history project over half-term, as part of Black History month. He has created a presentation that combines historical events and his own families history.  He is showing to be an excellent historian and student.

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Thank you to Mr Williams for the nomination.

 

Badge Awards

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Congratulations to the following students who have been nominated for subject badges this week:

Maths

Year 10 – Domie, Ria, Amira, Tanika, Evie & Shalom for their sustained effort and resilience in all the work we do

Fimela – working diligently in class

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Year 11

Sindile  – Working incredibly hard this term. Each lesson she is engaged, focused and consistently shows great effort in all aspects of her work. She is an absolute pleasure to teach and a fantastic addition to the classroom. The maturity she shows in her written work shows her ability to respond positively to feedback and act on it quickly.

 

Taslin  – Her understanding around the subject is growing each week. I know from Taslin’s book that her work shows her working well independently at home consolidating as well as completing all of the set work. I am so proud to see Taslin’s development!

Kyle  – working exceptionally hard and has made a lot of improvement recently

Year 10
Ruby – Such a positive attitude to learning each lesson. Ruby approaches each aspect of her work with determination, focus and a drive to succeed. I am really excited to see where Ruby will go next in her learning!

Sonia  – I am so impressed with how Sonia has grown in confidence. Her contributions in class are excellent; she really considers the idea carefully adding greater depth to the discussion.

Art

Year 8
Bethany  – Fantastic art ability and homework well done

Miriam  – Fantastic art ability and homework well done

Year 9
Eleri, Jimi and Lillie – A fantastic start to GCSE Art well done! A great sketchbook and attitude

Maariyah – For independent personal response made in her Art work

Year 10
Julia  – Excellent ability and attitude, working extremely hard and producing amazing work

Year 11
Amos and Alyssa – Independence and resilience

Sixth Form

Phoebe –  Exceptional homework and attitude in lessons

Joseph – Amazing enthusiasm, excellent work and an inspiration to other students

Food Technology

Year 7

Jaicie – Excellent  subject knowledge

Year 9
Phoebe  – Consistent learner with an excellent attitude towards the subject

Evie – Always focused and ready to learn

Sienna – Excellent home learning practical activities completed.

Niamh  – Excellent standard of work being produced

Year 10
Ruby – Excellent attitude towards her learning

Amy  – Excellent home learning practical activities completed

Emma – Excellent home learning practical activities completed

Science 

Year 7
Lewis & Grace – Excellent effort and work in science

Elisha – Enthusiasm and engagement in all tasks with a mature and independent attitude

Year 10
Lily – Outstanding effort in chemistry and being resilient with some of the more complex concepts

Helena – Demonstrates resilience and perseverance by making a focused effort in every lesson she attends

Elli-Mae – sustained high quality work and effort which is reflected in her confident responses and sound understanding of biology – well done

Joanna – Fantastic student, keen learner with excellent behaviour

Physics

Alexander & Niall

 

 

Principal’s Pen – Grace Year 7

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Congratulations to Grace who has has recently joined us in Year 7 – she has been nominated for a Principal’s Pen from her form tutor Miss Gohil for “her hard work in supporting and kindness towards to another student during all lessons”.

Well done Grace – you are a role model for Year 7!

Grace

First Aid Training

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St Paul’s hosted has First Aid training courses for staff and students over the last 4 days – around 42 students and 20 staff have received essential training.

Thank you to to Mr Cockcroft for organising!

Principal’s Pen – Mackenzie and Grace – Year 8

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Mrs Conaghan was delighted to present to following students with the Principal’s Pen:

Mackenzie and Grace “for excellent and sustained effort and engagement in maths as well as always giving good, well thought out verbal explanations for their methods”

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Juliana “for having a wonderful attitude to learning in Maths and showing that she loves coming to school”

JK

Young Writers Competition

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For those who have ordered copies of the books from the Young Writers Competitions- they have arrived in school today and are being sorted ready to be sent home to students next week.

Congratulations to everyone who has worked hard to have their stories or poems included in these books, it is a fantastic achievement! You are now published writers!

Mrs Rutter

#BigBangDigital

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Get involved on Tuesday 14 JULY in the #BigBangDigital. TV & Radio Science Presenter, Podcaster & YouTuber @gregfoot will be hosting the day with interactive polls, live Q&A sessions with guests and associated activities- there are even prizes to be won! Meet the inspirational scientists, healthcare professionals, engineers, technicians and students who have been doing incredible things while we’ve been staying home.

https://www.digitalbigbang.co.uk/

 

 

Young Writers Competition – 100 word short story

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Elyannah in Year 10 has written a brilliant 100 word short story to enter the Young Writers, MISSING, short story competition.

Please see below to read this wonderful price of work.

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Virtual Athletics Competition

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Well done to all the students that participated in our first ever Virtual Athletics competition. Nine schools participated in the competition and St Pauls had some good results. We hope you and your families enjoyed this. Winners will receive their certificate and medals shortly.

The results are below:

Y7 Boy (2nd) Milo

Y7 Girl (3rd) Christa

Y8 Boy (3rd) Ayaan

Y9 Boy (2nd) Jonty

Y9 Girl (2nd) Sienna

Y10/11 Girl (1st) Aoife

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