17th October 2019

World Mental Health Celebrated

Last week, pupils and staff from Cumberland School wore yellow for World Mental Health Day as part of the #HelloYellow campaign from Young Minds.  The international day promotes global mental health education, awareness and advocacy and was first celebrated in 1992 and now each October, people across the world help to bring awareness and attention to…

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13th September 2019

Double celebration at Cumberland

GCSE results day was a cause of great celebration at Cumberland School as one Year 11 student achieved a unique double success. Jakub, who has been attending the school since the beginning of Year 9, was delighted to find that he had not only achieved a higher pass in GCSE Mathematics but also achieved a grade 5…

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6th September 2019

Cumberland achieves the first ‘ADHD Advanced Practitioner’ education setting in the UK

We are delighted to announce that Cumberland School has been acknowledged as one of the first ‘ADHD Advanced Practitioner’ education settings in the UK. Cumberland’s representative, Charles Cropper, Head of Vocational Centre embarked on the advanced practitioner programme, where he took part in a rigorous programme resulting in him achieving the coveted status. Colin Foley, National Training Director…

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21st August 2019

Supporting the SENCo: Improving Educational Attainments through Therapeutic Approaches

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12th July 2019

Pupils and staff explore cultures and faiths

Pupils from Cumberland School’s Bridge Campus have been learning about different faiths and cultures through a host of events such as Faith Day and Italian Day. In the lead-up to their Faith Day, pupils visited a local mosque to learn more about the Islamic faith and the Hindu temple where they also learnt about the…

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21st June 2019

Staff share their hopes and dreams for school

Training plays a vital role in ensuring that our staff have a wealth of knowledge and expertise to help them in their role. Recently the team from Cumberland School’s Bridge Campus took part in a training session that saw them share their hopes and dreams for the school. Teacher, Laurence Harwood has taken time out to…

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13th June 2019

Cumberland School integrate Maths with Sport!

This year, Cumberland School’s Bridge Campus took a unique approach to their annual sports day, where they incorporated Maths! Teacher, Laurence Harwood caught up on what they got up to on the day. We held our annual Sports Day at the Bridge Campus, but this year we incorporated Numeracy Day and how it is an…

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30th May 2019

British Day celebrated

Pupils at Cumberland School’s Bridge Campus recently have been exploring what it means to be British by discovering traditions and culture as part of their themed fun day. Teacher, Laurence Harwood catches us up about what they got up to. This week at the Bridge Campus we have held a British Day to celebrate what…

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16th May 2019

Zoo visits Cumberland School again

Pupils and staff from Cumberland School’s Beacon Campus recently welcomed Zoolab, an animal handling experience company. The budding Zoologists learnt about a selection of reptiles, amphibians and mammals including Bumblebee the fire salamander, Pancake the bearded dragon, Draco the royal python, Dobby the bald fancy rat and Luna the Chilean rose tarantula. The pupils were given the…

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9th May 2019

Pupils celebrate World Art Day

Pupils and staff from Cumberland School’s Bridge Campus recently celebrated World Art Day. Here, Laurence Harwood, Teacher catches us up on what happened. World Art Day is an international celebration of the arts. The day is held on April 15th, a date chosen in honour of Leonardo da Vinci’s birthday. As a symbol of world…

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