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E-Newsletter 28th May 2021

Dear parents, families and carers, Firstly, I’d like to say how grateful I’ve been over this half term for the welcome and support I’ve received from the Farnborough community. I’ve met and spoken with many sets of parents, and I know that we are…

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E-Newsletter 7th May 2021

Dear parents, carers and families, I have now been Principal at Farnborough for around three weeks. During this time, I have been so grateful for the welcome from staff, students, families and other members of the community. I am determined to continue our journey…

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Year 8 Poetry Anthology

We invite you to read our poetry anthology inspired by the work of Shakespeare using the natural world around us as inspiration. This was released during National Poetry Month and includes the works of the year 8 class of 2020-21 to celebrate his birthday…

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Returning to face to face education on 8th March

Following the Prime Ministers announcement on February 22nd all children in England will return to face to face teaching from Monday, March 8th 2021. From this date attendance to school for all children is compulsory and remote learning will…

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Ghana Fundraising Expedition

In 2019, a team of 19 enthusiastic students from The Farnborough Academy took up the challenge of travelling to a remote rural community in Ghana to help build a chicken coop for a small children’s home, The Eugemot Home. The team would have lived…

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Half Term 2 Update from the Head

Dear Parents and Carers, Last half term I started my update letter by saying that it was one of the most challenging half terms that education had faced. I was wrong! This half term just gone has been THE most challenging half term that I have faced in 20 years as an educational…

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Year 10 Bright Day

Bright Day Tuesday 1st December – ‘Talk about the Future’ Preparing our pupils for life post Farnborough and ensuring they leave the Academy equipped with the skills to become employable young people is one of our main objectives and strengths. We are very fortunate to be able to host an employability…

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Half Term 1 Update from the Head

Dear Parents/Carers, It is the end of what has been one of the most challenging half terms that education has faced probably ever, but certainly in the 20+ years that I have been a teacher. The current pandemic has certainly provided lots of…

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Black History Month

This week, years 7-9 have been learning about Black British history in their history lessons. Year 7 found out about Black Britons in the Roman era year 8 have been exploring the impact of the transatlantic slave trade and British history and year 9 have been exploring the contributions of…

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Update on Face Coverings

Dear Parent/Carer, Important update regarding face coverings. As you are aware Covid cases are still surging in Nottingham and as a consequence the City and wider county have been placed under tighter restrictions by the government. For The …

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