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Briefing notes 22-5-2019 from Jan Jones

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Primary Science Teaching Opportunity Year 12 (Between 11/06/19 and 01/07/19) from Kathryn Parkinson

Would you like to run fun science experiments with primary school children in local schools (Hey with Zion, Coppice and Roundthorn)? It will be a great experience and will look fabulous on your personal statement /whatever you are applying for. … Continue reading

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Staff Book Club from Jennifer Benzer

Fancy a good read of May half term? I can highly recommend ‘Educated’ by Tara Westover. It’s our book club choice and we’ll be discussing it over lunch during inset week on Tuesday 4th June. Let’s meet at 12.30 in … Continue reading

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Reminder: Brisk walking group every Tuesday and Thursday!

It’s a great way to look after your own wellbeing at work by taking half an hour out to connect with colleagues and build on social relationships whilst taking part in physical activity. Time: 1.05 – 1.35pm Meet: Main car … Continue reading

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Staff Development Reviews from Pam McIlroy

Staff Reviews will take place during the next half term.  The paperwork will be issued after on Monday 3 June 2019.  In order to prepare for your review please make sure that you have added and updated your objectives from … Continue reading

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Staff Book Group from Jennifer Benzer

We’re reading ‘Educated’ by Tara Westover at the moment. We’ll discuss it after May half-term so there’s still time time to join in if you haven’t started it yet. Everyone seems pretty gripped by this shocking yet inspiring book so … Continue reading

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Staff Wellbeing Day – Wednesday 5 June from Staff Engagement Group

You can now use this link to book your morning and afternoon (or full day) activities: https://forms.gle/d8jCZAXeE1vhzazN6 As mentioned in briefing, please also choose which site you would like to have your lunch at. There has been a staff wellbeing … Continue reading

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The Know Exam closure from Corinne Walker

On Friday 24th May 2019, The Know will be closed from 8.15am to 12.00pm (subject to change) as an exam is taking place in The Know. As this is under exam conditions there is no access to GF printing, borrowing … Continue reading

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Manchester 10K run – the final countdown from Jayne Clarke

A huge thanks to everyone who has been training and fund-raising for Sunday’s 10K.  I’ll start with the fund-raising link so those not taking part don’t have to read the whole item! Please support Team Pinnacle in trying to raise … Continue reading

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Courtyard garden from Dee Campbell

Rob has done an amazing job bringing this lovely area back to life & uncovering all our lovely plants but we have lost some over the winter so we have a few blank spaces we would like to fill. If … Continue reading

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