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BTEC Countryside and Environment Trip to the Lake District

BTEC Countryside and Environment Trip to the Lake District

Written by Callum Barnes & David Bloor On Friday the 28th November 2014, 8 Year 11 boys from the BTEC Countryside and Environment group went to the Lake District to explore the many sites there. We started off our journey by going to Scout Scar which gave us a magnificent view of Kendal and the […]


Student Curriculum Leaders Appointed

Student Curriculum Leaders Appointed

This morning, Mrs Manson, Curriculum Leader for English and Mrs Gatward, Assistant Curriculum Leader for English, had their first meeting with the Student Curriculum Leaders Jack Hollinshead, Conor Reeves and Jacob Donderici. The meeting focused around projects that the Student Leaders wanted to get involved in to support the continued improvement and love of English […]


Geography Residential to the Centre for Alternative Technology

Geography Residential to the Centre for Alternative Technology

On Friday 7th to Sunday 9th November, 30 boys from Year 9 went to Machynlleth in Wales to visit the Centre for Alternative Technology (http://www.cat.org.uk) to have an eco-weekend learning about sustainability and renewable energy. The following report has been written by Kyle Cornish, Ed Deathridge, Jake Fletcher, James Michell and Matthew Murray. We arrived at the […]


Sandbach School Celebrates Home Learning Champions

Sandbach School Celebrates Home Learning Champions

Students have been producing some fantastic Home Learning during the first Half Term and this has been celebrated recently. Teachers from across all departments were asked to nominate students that had produced Home Learning above and beyond that expected from Years 7, 8 and 9. The nominations showed examples of real creativity and talent from […]


Prince’s Teaching Institute Mark Awarded to Geography and Languages Departments

Prince’s Teaching Institute Mark Awarded to Geography and Languages Departments

Sandbach School is pleased to receive The Prince’s Teaching Institute Mark for 2013/14. The Prince’s Teaching Institute (PTI) launched the Schools Programme in 2007 to recognise and reward school departments that develop inspirational ideas and activities which enhance teaching regardless of pupils’ backgrounds or abilities. Our Geography and Languages departments received the Mark in recognition […]


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