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As you may be aware, new guidance has been issued regarding areas where it is advised that self-isolation should take place on return to the UK, this has affected some schools due to trips to Northern Italy over half term.  Although we have not had a school trip to Northern Italy, we would drawn your attention to the following new guidance:-

Mrs C Juckes

Thank you you to our Cross Country runners who went to Penrith in the Northern Schools Inter County Cross Country Championship.

Results are in: Jack M 7th MB, Matthew D 51st JB, Adam T 70th iB, Grace T 52nd MG, Molly T 79th JG, Katie L 31st iG and Jess L 63rd iG

Well done to everyone who took part!

Huge congratulations to former LJS student Olivia Aston for being a finalist in the vocational category at the British Education Awards Ceremony 2020, which took place at the Hilton Hotel in Manchester.

To celebrate Chinese new year the catering team put on some special food to mark the occasion.

Congratulations to the 55 Year 9 Duke of Edinburgh students from LJS who completed a sponsored walk on Sunday. 

We are incredibly proud of Isabelle H in Year 7 for her incredible act of kindness.

Congratulations to our Under 15 girls football team who beat St John Fisher High School (Harrogate) 4-1 in the ESFA National School’s Cup last 32.

F.A.O. of parents/carers of Year9 pupils

Following Laurence Jackson School’s Ofsted inspection in February 2019, the Department for Education believe that the best way for the School to make rapid and sustained improvement is by becoming a sponsored academy.

On Wednesday 9th October our school sports presentation evening took place. The evening was once again a fantastic occasion, celebrating the past year of sporting success at LJS.

17 students in Y10 visited the head offices of Venator to take part in a STEM event which focused on the companies manufacturing of titanium oxide.

Mrs Crawford had the pleasure of accompanying Mr Wyke and 7 Y11 girls (pictured above) last week to see them receive their Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award.

Congratulations to our six Year 8 students who took part at the Great North City Games.

Our fantastic Race for Life event which took place on Monday has raised an amazing £724 with money still coming in.

Thank you to all of the students, friends and family who took part and contributed to an amazing event and who helped raise an incredible amount of money!

If you have any books you wish to donate to LJS library please feel free to bring them along and they will be added to our stock.  

The following authors are especially well-liked:  Roald Dahl, Jeff Kinney, Michael Morpurgo and Jaqueline Wilson.  Series of books such as Harry Potter, Skulduggery Pleasant and The Wimpy Kid are particularly popular and will be useful additions to the library.  

Books should be suitable for ages 9-16 and all contributions will be gratefully received.

Thank you for your help

Mrs C Nowell – Literacy Co-ordinator 

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