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  • 29/04/19
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    Balcajazz perform at Cheltenham Jazz festival

    Free Festival on Sunday 5th May
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  • 26/04/19
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    YE group win Gloucestershire finals

    On Wednesday the 27th March, along with 10 other schools, we went to the Kingsholm Stadium in Gloucester for the Young Enterprise County finals.
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  • 26/04/19
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    Psychology Conference

    Last Tuesday, around 35 AS and A level students took the opportunity to expand their knowledge of their Psychology curriculum, through a series of lectures from leading psychologists. 
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  • 25/04/19
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    Balcarras Praised for Commitment to Languages

    Balcarras recently received a letter from Nick Gibb, Minister of State for Schools, praising us for our high take up in Modern Foreign Languages. A copy of the letter can be found below. Balcarras remains committed to a broad and balanced curriculum and we are convinced that languages play a c...
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  • 05/04/19
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    Girls Golf Rocks

    The Golf Foundation and England Golf are funding free taster sessions aimed at getting girls interested in golf. There is unfortunately a huge void in the number of young ladies playing the game, so England Golf and the Golf Foundation have launched the major initiative “GIRLS GOLF ROCKS...
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  • 04/04/19
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    Sixth Form Dress up day

    Sixth form dress up day saw pupils raise money for charity,
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  • 03/04/19
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    Ski Trip to Norway

    Balcarras Ski Trip February 2019- Myrkdalen, Norway
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  • 03/04/19
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    Sixth form Debate Final

    Year 13 win a close final debate in front of a packed crowd
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  • 03/04/19
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    History Castles trip

    My castles experience
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  • 02/04/19
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    STEM week

    There were lots of activities on offer as part of the Science, Technology, engineering and Maths week at Balcarras
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  • 25/03/19
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    Teacher for the day

    Year 12 pupils have been teaching Year 7 about Health
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  • 25/03/19
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    Ex pupil attends British Education Award

    Former pupil George Richmond was nominated for a British Education award.
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  • 22/03/19
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    Activities Week 2019

    Activities Week is upon us! This is an exciting time for the students to choose from some wonderful  activities.  Fo more information please click here.
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  • 20/03/19
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    Fundraising for kids with Arthritis

    Pupils in the sixth form are raising funds for a charity that specialises in supporting kids with artiritis, with a live music event.  All proceeds go to the charity CCAA
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  • 20/03/19
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    Could you build a glider?

    As part of STEM week pupils took on a challenge to build a glider
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