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Students Travel by ‘Google Expeditions’

On Tuesday 25th April we had the pleasure of welcoming Google into the school to help deliver virtual reality fieldtrips for over 300 students.  With Google Expeditions, teachers can take students on immersive trips to destinations across the globe, in just one 30 minute session, students were taken to Rio, Sao Paulo, Venice, the North Pole and even underneath the sea to the Coral Reef in Australia. The purpose of the day was to enthuse students about geography and give them a different perspective of the places they are studying.  The sessions were well received by staff and students alike.  Year 9 student Alysha Valeem said, “It was a really good day and taught us a lot about the places...
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Rising Star Awards 2017

More amazing news for one of our cricket team; Zainab Goreja was nominated for the Rising Star Award 2017 – Sport Category and she travelled to London in June for a meeting with the panel of judges.  Shortly after Zainab’s return to Bradford, we received notification that she had won the award! The Rising Stars Awards are held annually and showcase female talent from across the UK in a range of professions and is sponsored by The Times and The Sunday Times along with many prestigious industry partners.  A total of 1,250 individuals were entered, which makes Zainab’s win exceptionally special and significant. Congratulations Zainab and very well deserved!   The piece below is from the Rising Star Awards website....
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New Era at Carlton Bolling

It has been 3 years in the planning and 18 months in the building when we finely moved into our new school on the 1st of September. Thousands of crates have been unpacked, new wall displays put up and staff and students are now enjoying their fantastic new facilities. The students have given it 10 out of 10 and the staff are relishing their new teaching spaces...
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