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  • University of Cambridge Trip

    raising students' aspirations

    On Monday 2nd April, Mr West and Mr Coleman took twenty Year 10 students to Peterhouse College, at the University of Cambridge, as part of the school’s raising aspirations agenda.

    The students took part in a taster lecture on Anglo Saxon English and enjoyed a tour of Peterhouse College by one of their student ambassadors. Students were also treated to lunch at the College and enjoyed a careers-focused game in which they were able to explore pathways at University and understand more about degree-level professions, such as Medicine, Law, and Teaching.

    We look forward to further develop...

    Posted 04/04/2019 by Whole School - Read more

  • Widening Participation Week ...

    ... a huge success at The Garibaldi School

    Widening Participation Week

    This week, students in Years 7 to 10 have taken part in the School’s Widening Participation Week, including Study Period activities on careers, finance and aspirations, workshops with ex-sixth formers, sessions on University delivered by The University of Nottingham and Nottingham Trent University, and talks on Apprenticeships from ASK Apprenticeships.

    Students across the school have all had access to some form of provision relating to raising their aspirations, encouraging them to realise the potential that they have and how they can meet their long-term ...

    Posted 01/04/2019 by Whole School - Read more

  • World Book Day

    Students in Years 7 to 9 celebrated World Book Day’s 22nd year as a worldwide event

    Students in years 7, 8 and 9 were given the opportunity to share their favourite parts of their favourite books in their English lessons, take part in a Staff Autobiography competition during mentor time (which will run until Friday 15th March), watch and listen to some words of wisdom from this year’s authors of World Book Day’s £1 books, and discuss their reading habits with staff and their peers. Students have been provided with a World Book Token to use, and further information on this is provided on the World Book Day website:

    Overall, students really m...

    Posted 15/03/2019 by Whole School - Read more

  • Scholastic Book Club

    is up and running!

    The school's new Scholastic Book Club is up and running! Go to to browse the latest books and order online. For every £1 you spend on this month’s Book Club, Garibaldi will earn 25p in Scholastic Rewards.

    If you wish to place an order online the deadline is 5th April 2019

    Posted 11/03/2019 by Whole School

  • Year 9 boys' football team

    qualifiers for the final!

    Year 9 boys' football team have qualified for the final of the MACUP to be held on Thursday 21st March at Sutton Lawn. The boys finished second to Ashfield after winning 4 out of their 5 games. Well done boys and good luck in the final!

    Posted 01/03/2019 by Whole School

  • Christmas Cake Sale

    Year 8 students fund raising

    Year 8 students raised £68.53 with their Christmas cake sale which was held during break and lunchtime. Well done girls for raising additional funds for hockey equipment.

    Posted 18/12/2018 by Whole School

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