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Shapwick School - School Prom 2017

School Prom 2017

The Rodney Stoke Inn proved an excellent venue once again for our annual school prom.

Shapwick School - Lakes GCSE Geography Trip

Lakes GCSE Geography Trip

Ascending the arete to view Helvellyn corrie and tarn, abseiling into Long Churn cave by the swallow hole

Shapwick School - Professionals Day 2017

Professionals Day 2017

Shapwick Schools hosts a successful Professionals Day

Shapwick School - Music Exams

Music Exams

We are pleased to announce that various music students have achieved passes in their instrumental music grades

Shapwick School - WarGen Project

WarGen Project

Some of our Year 7 girls contributed to the WarGen Project by interviewing some local residents

Shapwick School - Estimation and Measuring

Estimation and Measuring

In Outdoor Learning this week, we estimated distances in metres

Shapwick School - Outdoor Learning - Data Handling

Outdoor Learning - Data Handling

In Outdoor Learning we surveyed the colours of staff cars in the car park

Shapwick School - Handball Competition

Handball Competition

The boys did tremendously and finished second in their pool

Shapwick School - 6th Form Visit Brussels

6th Form Visit Brussels

Easter Holidays welcomed the first student led residential trip

Shapwick School - Tree Planting

Tree Planting

Mr Peter Steer, one of our Houseparents, was inspired by the tress that adorn the front of Shapwick Manor.

Shapwick School - Shrove Tuesday

Shrove Tuesday

After mixing and part cooking the pancakes our students lined up at the starting post

Shapwick School - Cross Country

Cross Country

Impressive Cross Country performances

Shapwick School - The Silver School Games Mark

The Silver School Games Mark

Shapwick School has recently been awarded The Silver School Games Mark

Shapwick School - Look To The Future

Look To The Future

The last few weeks have been a busy time for our Year 11 looking at potential career choices

Shapwick School - Children in Need - Save the Children

Children in Need - Save the Children

Shapwick School raised money for both Children in Need and Save the Children.

Shapwick School - ISA Award Winner

ISA Award Winner

The School has been awarded the ISA Award for Alternative Provision

Shapwick School - Halloween 2016 at Shapwick

Halloween 2016 at Shapwick

A poem and some photographs from Halloween

Shapwick School - Chepstow Castle Visit 2016

Chepstow Castle Visit 2016

Year 11 historians recently took a trip to the mighty Chepstow Castle

Shapwick School - Dyslexia Awareness Week #Dyslexia2016

Dyslexia Awareness Week #Dyslexia2016

Last week Shapwick School took an active part in Dyslexia Awareness Week

Shapwick School - Shapwick School Shortlisted For ISA Award

Shapwick School Shortlisted For ISA Award

The School has been shortlisted for the ISA Award for Alternative Provision

Shapwick School - Jeans For Genes And MacMillan Cancer

Jeans For Genes And MacMillan Cancer

Over £200 raised today at Shapwick for two good causes close to our hearts

Shapwick School - Year 7 Cookery

Year 7 Cookery

This term our focus is on Street Food

Shapwick School - Year 11 Leavers Prom 2016

Year 11 Leavers Prom 2016

The last week of the summer term saw Year 11 spending an evening of celebration at the Rodney Stoke Inn

Shapwick School - First Aid Day

First Aid Day

World First Aid Day and World's Largest Lesson combined for 2016

Shapwick School - Chalke Valley History Festival

Chalke Valley History Festival

Mrs Savage took Years 5, 6 & 7 to the Chalke Valley, near Shaftesbury, for our first visit to the History Festival

Shapwick School - Year 10 Careers Week

Year 10 Careers Week

Year 10 spent a fortnight experiencing careers fairs, college visits, apprenticeship opportunitie and much more

Shapwick School - GCSE Results 2016

GCSE Results 2016

We are extremely proud that out of all of the GCSE results gained by our students this August

Shapwick School - Music Theory Exam Pass

Music Theory Exam Pass

Maddy, one of our Year 10 student’s, passed her Grade 2 ABRSM Music Theory grade this Spring.

Shapwick School - Old Shapwickians Day

Old Shapwickians Day

Inspiring students with the experiences and successes of students who left Shapwick any time in the last 26 years!

Shapwick School - Somerset Youth Awards Win

Somerset Youth Awards Win

Shapwick Student wins at Pride of Somerset Youth Awards 2016

Shapwick School - Shapwick Reach 7s Quarter Finals

Shapwick Reach 7s Quarter Finals

The team put in some sterling performances to reach the quarter finals of the national ISA Rugby 7's tournament

Shapwick School - Shapwick Prep visit Bristol Old Vic

Shapwick Prep visit Bristol Old Vic

On Tuesday 9th February Shapwick Prep enjoyed a visit to the Bristol Old Vic to see a performance of 'An Elephant in the Garden'.

Shapwick School - Scratch Orchestra Choir Event

Scratch Orchestra Choir Event

Maddy participates in the Scratch Orchestra & Choir event in Bristol's Colston Hall

Shapwick School - Shapwick School Goes To Nepal

Shapwick School Goes To Nepal

A group of 13 year 11 students and 3 teachers head off to Nepal.

Shapwick School - Blitz Survivor Visits School

Blitz Survivor Visits School

Shapwick resident and Blitz survivor meets Year 7

Shapwick School - The Inclusion Games

The Inclusion Games

A small group of our pupils took part in the inaugural Inclusion Games held at a school in Bridgwater

Shapwick School - Let Battle Commence

Let Battle Commence

Shapwick Under 16, First 15 rugby team travelled to play local rivals, Brymore, at their home ground in Cannington

Shapwick School - Off To Nepal

Off To Nepal

The whole school gathered to wave off our Year 11 students

Shapwick School - We See Hope

We See Hope

In August 2015, one of our pupils, Ollie walked Hadrian’s Wall for WeSeeHope

Shapwick School - Children In Need 2016

Children In Need 2016

On Friday 13th November the pupils at Shapwick School participated in Children in Need