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The girls had a great experience, it was also very hard for them at times during the week. The girls overcame some massive hurdles and were smiling when we collected them!
Tiffany Passco was awarded the medal for ‘Edneavour’ out of 50 girls for her resilience, attitude & never giving up.Hollie Chamberlain was presented with a medal for being part of ‘Section 1’ who were the best overall company section for the week.
The girls carried out a parade which was a real delight to watch.
On the 4th November the following students took part in a national cake competition.
Laura Lea Jenkins achieved a Bronze award and the following students all Achieved Certificate of Merit:
Well done to them all.
On Thursday 10th November 12 Smith’s Wood students went to the RAF in Cosford for an Stem/Engineering Project. The project is the start of a 10 week Project in which they will work with Engineers from external companies on a specific project. Then on the 28th Feb they will return to Cosford to do a presentation and Q and A, in which they will be completing against another 10 teams.
Team 1: Working with Mick Curran , Senior Technology Engineer at Carillon Roads Technology Project: Eco Hotel
Team 2: Working with Ellen Powell and Rachel Moore Deputy Watch Mangers, Air Traffic Birmingham Airport Project : Our School is an Island
Keep an eye out for our engineers of the future!
The students worked with UNITY and had to research artists, genres and review music performances, with our level 1 students also learning how to teach fellow pupils how to play an instrument.
The award comes from the prestigious music institute, Trinity in London. This is a fantastic achievement for our students, and we look forward to seeing them go from strength to strength in their performing arts education here at Smiths Wood Sports College!
On the 15th of November Smith’s Wood Sport College will be holding a parent workshop aimed at building closer relationships between the college and parents.
The workshop will be from 4pm-5pm in our Staff Room. The objective of the workshop will be to provide parents and carers with information about how to ensure their child is safe online. We look forward to seeing you there! If anyone would like anymore information about the event, please speak with Mr Roberts.
As part of developing cultural awareness in school, the Erasmus+ team held a competition to see who could produce the best photo of a local bus stop, alongside a poem or story as part of their creative writing pieces in English.
The winners of the competition received some LovetoShop vouchers as well as having their work displayed in one of our partner schools in Yalove Lisesi, Turkey.