Upcoming Events

This week the students are very excited to be having a visit from the Zulus. There will be workshops and an assembly on Tuesday.

We have our annual memorial service this Wednesday at 5.30pm. When we remember all our students and staff who have passed away.

I will be writing to all families…

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Exciting things...

It’s been a busy few weeks in school after the Easter return - we are having lots of amazing work taking place in and out of the classrooms.

We are busy planning a family day to celebrate our new school name: The Meadows School. The new signs have gone up this week and we hope you liked the…

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Keep an eye on our class pages for new content

In Sixth Form, we are trying hard to keep everyone updated with that happens everyday and across each week. We really want everyone to share the learning experiences of our students so you can also share what they have done at home with the family.

 

If you haven't already check out the…

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Category: Sixth Form

Wishing you a happy, healthy Easter holiday

 

It has been an exciting term. I am so proud of all our students and staff.

Our curriculum enrichment activities are in full swing.

We now have active partnerships with The Rep Theatre, Duke of Edinburgh, The Mac, Forest School and Portway, to name a few.

The new text family’s scheme…

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Competition winner! Joshua Eccles meets the Mayor

We are very proud of Joshua, who won the Christmas card competition for the Mayor of Sandwell.

Today, Joshua, his Mum, his teacher Gill and I went for a presentation and refreshments with the Mayor. We had a wonderful time. 

 

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New partnership links

I wanted to update you on a new partnership we have made.

We will be working with the Open Orchestra and The Mac after Easter. The Meadows will have an orchestra.

This is an exciting new project which will offer amazing musical opportunties for a group of students.

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Parents Evening

I am really looking forward to seeing you all at parents evening.

Remember if you'd like to come in for a chat at any other time or have any thoughts/ concerns please do contact me via phone or email.

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Sixth Form Twitter

Keep an eye on our Sixth Form twitter feed. We post about new developments and learning within our classes. We are always looking for different ways of sharing what we do. 

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Category: Sixth Form

New electronic diary entries for all of Sixth Form- Coming soon

Soon all Sixth Form classes will have eletronic home school diaries. These will be sent home via text direct to your mobile phone. You can still reply via paper diary and important medical information will still be written within the paper diary. 

The text will detail, what your son/daughter…

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Category: Sixth Form

The Parent Blog

If you would like to post to the Parent Blog and require more information how you could be involved please send an email to margaret.duffill@themeadows.sandwell.sch.uk 

 

 

 

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Category: The Parent Blog

Fantastic visit from Bamboozle theatre company

It has been an exciting week. We had a visit from Bamboozle theatre company. There were interactive performances for four groups of students.

Curriculum enrichment is a very important part of  our school life and we look forward to welcoming back Bamboozle in March.

We also have an excellent…

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What is the Sixth Form portfolio?

We have introduced a portfolio that enables each learner to celebrate their acheivements, talk about what they personally want for their future and also give information that helps them each day.  

Each student has a portfolio in their work folder - and this information is dynamic, regularly…

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Category: Sixth Form

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