Enrichment Week

Last week saw all students taken off their usual timetable to partake in our very first ‘Enrichment Week’.

The week consisted of a variety of activities that were not only fun but insightful and educational.

See below just a handful of activities that our students took part in:

Day 1

7A, B & D had a great time at Warwick Castle with the History Department.

7A, B & D had a great time at Warwick Castle with the History Department.

7E made some great displays and did a great job assisting in the LRC.

7E made some great displays and did a great job assisting in the LRC.

Our Year 8 students spent the morning clearing litter in the local community.

Our Year 8 students spent the morning clearing litter in the local community.

Day 2

Some students were given a practical lesson in bike maintenance.

Some students were given a practical lesson in bike maintenance.

Stand-up comedian, Tony Cowards, delivered a comedy workshop to Year 9.

Stand-up comedian, Tony Cowards, delivered a comedy workshop to Year 9.

Year 10 received a lecture from public speaker, activist and author, Shaun Attwood.

Year 10 received a lecture from public speaker, activist and author, Shaun Attwood.

Day 3

We were joined by representatives from Achieve Potentials who educated our students on disability sports.

We were joined by representatives from Achieve Potentials who educated our students on disability sports.

Year 9 performed their ‘stomp’ dance routines to a crowd of Year 7s and staff.

Year 9 performed their ‘stomp’ dance routines to a crowd of Year 7s and staff.

Year 7’s poster making for ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ was in full swing!

Year 7’s poster making for ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ was in full swing!

Day 4

Carrying on with their ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ work, a group of Year 7’s created their own ‘Titania’ costume.

Carrying on with their ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ work, a group of Year 7’s created their own ‘Titania’ costume.

A handful of Year 9 students helped out at Emmaus’ Emporium Shop!

A handful of Year 9 students helped out at Emmaus’ Emporium Shop!

Year 10 took part in a STEM workshop where they competed in teams to make the most efficient wind turbine.

Year 10 took part in a STEM workshop where they competed in teams to make the most efficient wind turbine.

We’ve had a fantastic week and thank all students, staff and external visitors for making it so enjoyable.