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NEW BUILDING TOPPING OUT CEREMONY

On Monday 31st March at 11.30am the Mayor of Lewisham and other local dignitaries will be visiting Sydenham to perform the ‘topping out’ ceremony on the new building. We will also be placing the Time Capsule below the new Performing Arts Block and a team of students from the Student Council and our Leadership Students will be participating in the Ceremony. This is an important and exciting stage in the new build process as it marks the reaching of the highest point of the building.

PUNCTUALITY CHALLENGE

Punctuality figures for this week: (Monday 24th to Friday 28th) - can you beat them next week?
Year 7 - 99.4% best TG = 7M & 7D
Year 8 - 98.4% best TG = 8D
Year 9 - 96.2% best TG = 9S
Year 10 - 96.4% best TG = 10D
Year 11 - 94.1% best TG = 11S

The best Tutor Group for punctuality each half-term will be winning a prize!
We should be at 100% in every Year Group - who’s stopping your Tutor Group from being on target for time!
Mrs O’Connor

STEM LECTURES - AN OPPORTUNITY NOT TO BE MISSED!

The second STEM series lecture will be happening on Thursday 13th March from 6pm till 7pm the Main School Hall. The speaker is Dr Francesco Dazzi and he will be talking about Stem cell research. As a STEM school we have a lot to do to ensure that our girls get all they need to make it in what is still very much a man's world – and women have always been part of the hidden workforce that has pushed us to this technological cybernetic age. So please come along, everyone's welcome!

BOOK WEEK - DRESS UP DAY FRIDAY 7TH MARCH

Dress up day is Friday 7th March. No contributions are necessary, students dress up as character from a play, book or film.

EXAMS TIMETABLE JUNE 2014

Please click here to download the latest version of the Exam Timetable for the summer 2014.

CURRENT VACANCIES

Please click here for our Current Vacancies page.

PE UPDATE

Year 7 team came third and the Year 8 team came first in the Lewisham cross Country Championships. Well done girls!

PARENTS GET TOGETHER

Thursday 20th March between 8 – 11.00pm at All Inn One Bar, 53 Perry Vale, SE23 2NE and/or on Thursday 27th March between 10.30 – 12.00am at The Montage coffee shop, 33 Dartmouth Road, SE23 3HN and on 03 April there is the Sydenham Spring Concert – 7.00pm. The newly formed Sydenham PTA will be supporting the school at the Concert – selling drinks and refreshments.  Please put the date in your diary and think about coming along to help.

PARENT GOVERNOR ACHIEVEMENT

The Lewisham Governors’ Award Ceremony held on Monday 3rd February, for long serving Governors in order to recognize formally their contribution as a School Governor in Lewisham.  This was the 6th Award Ceremony and celebrated the long standing contribution of around  54 Lewisham Governors to the education of young people in the borough.  Lorraine Martin Vice Chair of Governors at Sydenham was awarded a certificate by Mayor Sir Steve Bullock for her valued contribution of 10 years as a Parent Governor.

Monday 3rd March
Book Week
STEM Careers Week
Year 8 STEM Careers Day

Tuesday 4th March

Visit to Greenwich University

Wednesday 5th March
Year 10 Parents Evening

Thursday 6th March
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Friday 7th March

Year 10 visit to Oxford University (Queen's College)

Monday 3rd March - Friday 7th March - BOOK WEEK

Monday 3rd March - Friday 7th March - STEM CAREERS WEEK

Monday 10th March - Friday 15th March - STEM WEEK

Wednesday 5th March - YEAR 10 PARENTS EVENING

Thursday 13th March - STEM CELL LECTURE

Tuesday 18th March - YEAR 10 CHANGEMAKERS EVENT

Wednesday 26th March - STEM PARENT STUDENT CHALLENGE

Monday 31st March - NEW BUILDING TOPPING OUT CEREMONY

Thursday 3rd April - SPRING CONCERT

Monday 7th April - Monday 21st April - EASTER BREAK

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