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Wellbeing Resources

We are pleased to be able to share some resources to support your mental health and wellbeing during this difficult period. The first is a downloadable document entitled "Living with worry and anxiety amidst global uncertainty". Given some of the news coverage at the moment, it would be hard not to worry about what the Coronovirus might mean for yourself and for those you love. Worry and anxiety ...
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School Closure

Extension of partial school closure on Friday, 20 March Unfortunately, due to the number of staff who are now self-isolating or sick, it has become necessary to extend the partial closure of the school to include students in Years 9, 10, 11 and 13. Students in these year groups will be asked to study at home on Friday, 20 March. Students in Years 7, 8 and 12 will have lessons as normal. From Mon...
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1600 Mile Challenge for Sport Relief

From Monday 9th March to Friday 13th March all students will be running, jogging or walking a mile during their PE lessons for Sport Relief. We aim to run, jog or walk a staggering 1600 miles as a school with every student, teacher and support staff completing a mile. Sport Relief brings the nation together to get active and raise life changing amounts of money through the power of sport. Stu...
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Sport Relief

This year, Sport Relief is being held 9 - 13 March and students are invited to come into school in non-uniform for the bargain price of £1 on the Friday. Students should wear sports clothing on the day and are particularly encouraged to wear clothes related to their favourite sport. As the school now operates largely on a cashless basis, it is important that students bring in any spare change to s...
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Students win Geography Awards

Two Lytchett students have recently been awarded £50 Amazon vouchers for their entries to the Geography Really Matters competition organised by the Hampshire Geographical Association and the University of Portsmouth. Lucy Wilson (Year 7, Portland house) produced a poster detailing events of a "swapsy day" and Poppy Rogers (Year 9, Portland house) took two pieces of old clothing and combined the...
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British Science Week 2020

Planning for British Science Week is well underway at Lytchett, with this year's theme being "our diverse planet". Throughout the week, we will be celebrating the amazing variety we see across the world from cultural and societal diversity of knowledge and careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). This year's planning has been handed over to a willing band of Year 8 st...
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