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Getting Active for Children in Need

We were visited by BBC Children in Need and ‘The Body Coach’ Joe Wicks. Joe, with help from Pudsey, took Year 7 and Sixth Form students through one of his high intensity routines before answering questions about his passion for promoting a healthy and active lifestyle. We...
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A Poignant Pause

Commemorations took place to mark the passing of Remembrance Day on Sunday. Mr Wood explained why we mark Remembrance Day with a brief history before students reflected during a moment of silence that was observed alongside the playing of ‘The Last Post’.
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School Orchestra Project Gets An Encore

We once again launched our School Orchestra Project by handing out the first instruments to eager Year 7s. The Project sees every student in Year 7 receive an orchestral instrument and whole-class tuition in their curriculum Music lessons. Last year’s project was a massive...
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The National Theatre and a Curious Incident

We were delighted to welcome back actors from the National Theatre who once again transformed our main hall into a stage for a performance of the award winning show ‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time’.  This was a fantastic opportunity for Year 8 and A-Level...
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To the Letter with Southmoor Scholars

The Scholars were visited by a PhD student of English Literature from Oxford University who specialised in Renaissance letter-writing.  Scholars were given a wax-sealed letter and discussed historical methods of keeping confidentiality and ‘letter locking’. They...
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Athletes in Action

Year 7 and 8 athletes competed in the Sunderland Schools’ Athletics Competition where they demonstrated exceptional grit, determination and commitment both in individual and team events.  Several students won their heats and various field events. Well done Team Southmoor! 
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