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So many talented performers on stage on 24th and 25th October to perform in two Gym and Dance spectaculars.  Students from Years 7 to 11 took to the stage to perform gymnastics, dance and tumbling routines they had created themselves especially for the show.  We were delighted to welcome The Greetland Academy Gymnastics Group to…

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When learning at Brooksbank goes off-piste, experiences don’t get much better than an excursion to Florence.  Just one week ahead of half-term, a group of A Level Art and Photography students jetted off to discover the Renaissance splendour of the beautiful Italian city. Known as the “cradle of the Renaissance” (la culla del Rinascimento) Art…

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Over 30,000 cardiac arrests occur outside hospital in the UK every year, but less than 1 in 10 people survive its impact.  To increase awareness and help reduce this alarming statistic, the British Heart Foundation staged a Restart A Heart campaign day on Monday, 16th October, across the UK.  Paramedics from Halifax Ambulance and Fire…

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Brooksbank’s annual Freshers’ Fair took place this week, and proved to be our liveliest fair yet!  The Fair aims to showcase the myriad of clubs and activities which take place as part of our OOSH (Out-Of-School-Hours) provision, and a carousel of marketing stalls invite our new Year 7 students to sign up to the wonderful…

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Now that’s what we call a summer holiday!  Ellie Telford, a Year 11 student at Brooksbank stepped outside of her comfort zone to push her interests in politics and music to the maximum. Ellie’s interest in politics was fuelled by the UK’s general election and an ambition to work in an MP’s office was stoked. …

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