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Please help support Newman School Chapel Fund by shopping online

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Newman School Parliament presents Afternoon Tea

The School Parliament is organising a charity afternoon tea on Sunday 24 June from 2 pm - 4 pm at Houghton Village Hall, Carlisle.  Tickets are £8 or £10 (which includes a glass of fizz).  Tickets are available from the school reception or via the school facebook page.  Please come along and support this wonderful event and help us t...
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Auditions for this year's Shakespeare Schools Festival

Auditions for this years Shakespeare Schools Festival performance of "Comedy of Errors" will take place in G9 on Friday 7 June at 3.05 pm.  Tthere will be a mixture of speaking and non-speaking parts. It would be really great if we could have the amazing turn out that we had last year.  For more information please speak to Miss ...
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Class Charts - new homework management system

Your child has received a letter regarding a new homework management system.  All homework will now be set on the Class Charts platform.  All students have a unique access code which has been issued to them.  Parents' logins have been created and will be issued to your child on you behalf. 
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Year 11 Summer School

The University of Cumbria summer university is running during the last week of the summer term, Mon 16th – Wed 18th July 2018 for our current Year 11 students. The summer school is fully supervised by University staff and student ambassadors who are DBS checked. All costs associated with the summer school are covered by the University. Students can...
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Get Revising

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NCS Summer Programme - Year 11 Students

Don't miss out on an NCS summer programme place.  The National Citizen Service (NCS) is being delivered by Inspira for Year 11 students this summer.  We are encouraging everyone in Year 11 to participate in the three week programme as it helps to build their confidence and gain new skills. Whether you are thinking about sixth form or coll...
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Key Stage 3 Rewards Trip

 We had a fantastic time at Energi Trampoline Park celebrating the success of our key stage 3 students who have been awarded with a student of the month badge.
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7CMS & 7AJR visit Castlerigg Manor Retreat

The students from 7CMS and 7AJR have had an excellent day in the sunshine at Castlerigg Manor today undertaking a range of activities including team-building exercises, group work and individual reflection.
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Runners up in the World Book Day Competition 2018

Congratulations to the LRC committee for being runners up in the Flying High with reading World Book Day competition. To celebrate the team collected their well earned easter eggs and certificates.
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County Rugby 10's Festival at QEGS

Congratulations to the year 9 boys who represented Newman at the County Rugby 10's Festival at QEGS . They competed in 3 tough games; drawing against Cockermouth, and losing to Netherhall & Workington Academy. Tries were scored by Jakub Pakula (x3) and Brooke Dixon (x1). The boys performed excellently, which is reflective of the hard work ...
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Level 3 Bikeability Cycle Training

Well done to the students from key stage 3 who took part in the Level 3 Bikeability cycle training in school. 
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Award winning poet and motivational speaker Mike Garry visits Newman School

​On Monday 12 March 2018, Mike Garry, award winning poet and motivational speaker spent the day here at Newman delivering sessions to the students throughout the day.
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Extra-curricular Cycling Club

The students started the extra-curricular cycling club coaching sessions this evening on the fantastic new cycling track, which has recently opened, adjacent to the Harraby Sports Complex. Lydia Walker, a qualified coach from British Cycling is leading the sessions assisted by Mr Irving, Head of PE. The sessions will run ov...
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Year 9's Visit Border TV

 Some of our year 9 students got the chance to visit Border TV to experience a typical afternoon at the news desk and reporting on the latest news stories.
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Sixth Form Applications

Applications for a place at Sixth Form are now open. Please complete and return the below form to Mr Reardon, Head of Sixth Form as soon as possible. pdf File Name: Sixth-Form-application-form File Size: 160 kb Download File File Name: Sixth-Form-application-form.wordversion File Size: 38 kb Download File
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U.Dance Cumbria

Well done to Miss Kenny and the group of students who represented the school at the U.Dance Cumbria competition at the Theatre by the Lake.  Their performance was brilliant and they were a credit to the school.  
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