EDL 5 A-Side Football Tournament

England beat Ireland 3-2 in a topsy-turvy final of the S1 European Day of Languages 5 a side football tournament. The winning goal came with the last kick of the match and was met …

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Famous European Photo Quiz

Guess the person (and which country they are from). Entries by Friday. Prizes to be won! …

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Physics Students Visit Cern

On 15 September, 12 Upper Sixth Physics pupils accompanied by Physics staff set off on a 4 day trip to Geneva, Switzerland. The primary aim of the trip was to visit CERN – an organisation aimi …

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Mandarin Lessons & Clubs

Mandarin lessons are available for pupils S4 and above, provided by the Sheffield Confucius Institute. Staff and parent beginners classes are also available. Classes start from Monday 26 …

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Octopus Plays at Whirlow Hall Farm Fayre

On Sunday 11 September Octopus Jazz Ensemble, ably led by Mr. Andrew Sanderson, performed at the Whirlow Hall Farm Fayre. This now annual performance was the first performance of what will …

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European Youth Parliament

Exploring Diversity and Reshaping European Identities …

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Public Examinations

Aside from a recent social media furore over his facial hair, Michael Gove has vanished from public life following his ill-judged political disloyalty earlier this ye …

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Sixth Form China Mission

A Birkdale School group of 8 sixth-form students has just returned from Hengyang in China where they helped to run summer activities for disabled children and young people in an Internation …

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Duke of Edinburgh’s Award – Gold Practice Expedition

After a great deal of route-planning, training and preparation, the 2016 Gold Duke of Edinburgh practice expedition began in earnest. Just before the start of the summer holidays, thirty-s …

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Big GCSE Results for Birkdale!

Birkdale School are delighted to announce their 2016 GCSE results. Birkdale consistently produce outstanding GCSE results and this year have once more delivered exceptional results, on a par wit …

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