21st February 2019

Orange Class conduct a wildlife study

Orange Class from Avon Park School has been visiting the Brandon Marshes as part of their community project studying birds. The budding zoologists conducted a bird survey to answer a geographical investigation: where is the highest bird population, Forest School or Brandon Marsh? During the visits over two weeks, pupils witnessed different species of birds and wildlife…

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15th February 2019

School shortlisted for Rugby Sports Awards

Pupils and staff from Avon Park School were delighted to learn that they have been shortlisted for the Rugby Sports Awards. The school has been shortlisted in the category of ‘Primary School of the Year’ and must now wait to see who the judges select as the winner. Every year Rugby Borough Council, the Rugby Advertiser…

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11th February 2019

School works in partnership with national rugby team

As part of Avon Park School’s ongoing initiative to develop community links, the school is delighted to announce that it is now a proud community partner with Coventry Rugby Club. Avon Park’s Assistant Head Teacher Ed Wright has been working closely with Coventry Rugby Club’s Community Manager to establish this unique partnership, where the club’s professional players will…

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4th February 2019

Assistant Head gains a unique insight into British Democracy

Ed Wright, Assistant Head Teacher at Avon Park School, recently attended The Houses of Parliament Teacher Ambassador Programme in Westminster. The unique opportunity offered Ed an insight into the works of British Democracy and political procedures, as well as meeting the Speaker of The Commons, MPs and Peers. He also visited both The House of…

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18th January 2019

Avon Park School’s artists exhibit work at local exhibition

Pupils Lewis and Charlie from Avon Park School took the brave step of submitting their artwork to the Rugby Open Art Gallery competition. After a long wait the pair were delighted to learn that their work was selected for the exhibition, which will be running until January 2019. Lewis is currently working towards his GCSE in Art, Craft…

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3rd January 2019

Teacher selected to be UK Parliament Teacher Ambassador

Ed Wright, Assistant Head Teacher, from Avon Park School has been selected to be a UK Parliament Teacher Ambassador. Ed is one of 70 teachers from across the UK who has been successful in applying to attend “Teachers’ Institute” at the Houses of Parliament between 21-23 January, 2019. He will attend a three-day training event…

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20th December 2018

Student Council celebrate successful term

This term, the student council at Avon Park School have worked well together throughout to deliver some great outcomes for their fellow students. In recognition of their efforts, they enjoyed a well deserved all-expenses day trip with teaching staff, Mr Wright, Miss Millerchip and Mr Reed. For 2019 and beyond the pupils have been told they will need to work even harder if…

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20th December 2018

Second annual badminton tournament

Avon Park School recently held another Badminton Tournament and the event was a roaring success. Pupils from across the school took part in the tournament where staff witnessed some fantastic skills from the school’s budding athletes and amazing sportsmanship throughout the day. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the event, well done Team AP.    

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17th December 2018

Sporting success recognised at awards ceremony

Assistant Head Teacher, Ed Wright from Avon Park School recently attended the 2018 Coventry and Warwickshire Sports Awards where he was nominated for the Community Award. On the night of the event, he was recognised for his dedication to sport and improving the lives of the young people at Avon Park through the subject. Ed’s efforts…

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6th December 2018

Movember movement at Avon Park

Pupils from Avon Park School celebrated the Movember Movement recently. The pupils were introduced to the movement in an assembly held by Mr Wright with the theme ‘Make a Mo, Wear a Mo, Save a Bro.’  In the assembly, the importance of sharing feelings of sadness or depression to someone was explored , as well as…

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