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PUNCTUALITY CHALLENGE

Punctuality figures for this week: (Monday 5th to Friday 9th)
The best Tutor Group for punctuality each half-term will be winning a prize!

Can you beat these figures next week? It relies on you being in school on time every day.
Year 7 - 97.8% best TG = 7D,7H,7Y - all 100% - Well Done!
Year 8 - 98.1% best TG = 8A, 8H - both 100% - Well Done!
Year 9 - 96.8% best TG = 9Y
Year 10 - 94.3% best TG = 10D
Year 11 - 92.3% best TG = 11S
We should be at 100% in every Year Group.
Mrs O’Connor

STEM LECTURE

We are delighted and honoured to have Jenny Body President of the Royal Aeronautical Society present our next Sydenham STEM series lecture on Tuesday 3rd June 2014 from 6.00pm - 7.00pm. (Jenny Body, OBE, FRAeS is President Elect of the Royal Aeronautical Society and has become its first-ever female President when she took over the post in May 2013. Jenny is one of the most experienced and successful female aeronautical engineers in Britain today and in 2010 she was awarded an OBE for her services to engineering. She will be talking about her career, opportunities for women in her industry and of course a little bit about airplanes!)

NOTICE OF EARLY DISMISSAL ON 15TH MAY

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WORK EXPERIENCE PLACEMENTS

Each year Sydenham School provides work experience placements for as many students as possible. Please could you ask parents and carers if they or their employer would be willing to offer a work experience placement to one or more of our students.
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WHAT CAN I OFFER@SYDENHAM

If you have any ideas please email us on following email address: whatcanioffer@sydenham.lewisham.sch.uk


LRC NEWS

Congratulations to Jess, 8Y, who won the Lydia Syson Creative Writing competition. Click on this link to read Jess' winning entry on Lydia's website.

EXAMS TIMETABLE SUMMER 2014

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PTA NEWS

PTA - Meeting at 7.00pm till 9.00pm on 13th May – Bricklayer's Arms (opposite school) - EVERYONE is welcome. If you are unable to come but have some thoughts on how we can benefit our school; raise money and encourage parent and teacher co-operation – please do contact Steve Horn at Sydenham School.

HISTORY WALK WITH STEVE GRINDLAY

 

 

Walk details:
Saturday 10th May 10.30am - 1hr 'Talk and Walk' around Forest Hill and Sydenham with local Historian Steve Grindlay. Learn about some of the fascinating history of this area and more about the possible future PLUS the on-going Knowledge Bank project.  Meet outside the exhibition window at Sainsbury’s in Forest Hill. FREE

Monday 12th May
Years 7,8,9 Ladywell Track for PE lessons

Tuesday 13th May

YR11 Celebration Lunch

Wednesday 14th May
Year 8 Residential Trip Kingswood Grosvenor House

Thursday 15th May
Year 8 Residential Trip Kingswood Grosvenor House
Year 12 Visit to Royal Court Theatre

Friday 16th May

Year 10 Employability Day
Year 8 Residential Trip Kingswood Grosvenor House

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