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Read through all the news articles posted by The Northern Education Trust.

Award-winning readers!

January 22, 2020, 2:31 pm

Northern Education Trust’s Reading Routes programme has proven such a success with our year 7 and 8 students that we’ve won an award!  Robin Stevens, best-selling author of the Murder Most Unladylike series, visited Freebrough Academy on 22 November 2019 to work with our year 7 and 8 students,  and she was so impressed with […]

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Robot Design Winners

January 22, 2020, 2:22 pm

11 students from the Year 9 Computer Science option group had been attending an enrichment club on a Friday after school, where they build and programme lego robots. The opportunity recently arose for them to take part in the First Lego League competition hosted by Nissan. The students faced a number of challenges throughout the […]

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Piecing it all together

January 14, 2020, 2:09 pm

Freebrough Academy students helped to research, design and produce the Skelton townscape heritage mosaic trail along with Skelton Village Civic Pride, Redcar and Cleveland Council Community Development team and artists Helen Gaunt and Derek Mosey to name a few.

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First “five to five” celebration with award winning novelist, Sophie Anderson, of Northern Education Trust’s new initiative: Reading Routes

December 10, 2019, 3:54 pm

Northern Education’s Trust’s innovative new ‘Reading Routes’ initiative, launched in October 2019, has had the students in all ten of its secondary academies climbing on board and experiencing a wide range of literature. Devised with the aim of encouraging students to enjoy reading at its very heart, ‘Reading Routes’ skilfully enables students to build vocabulary, […]

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Student Voice President Inauguration

December 2, 2019, 2:16 pm

On Friday 29 November Freebrough Academy held their first Student President Inauguration Ceremony. Our three candidates, Libby, Ella and Abbie were accompanied by their families and dignitaries from other schools including Mrs Walker, Head of Skelton Primary, Mr Unthank, Head of St Peters C of E Primary and Mr Robson, Executive Principal. Guests were escorted […]

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Freebrough student wins big

November 26, 2019, 9:37 am

Jak swims for Guisborough amateur swimming club 6 times a week where he also coaches the squad 3 times a week. Jak has come on leaps and bounds since joining GASC. The club holds an annual gala and this year it fell at the same time as Jak’s Step 2 exams, however, this didn’t dampen […]

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Children in Need

November 22, 2019, 9:38 am

A huge thank you to staff, students and parents who contributed and supported Children in need fundraising day at Freebrough academy. A fun day was had by all especially the students who got to throw custard pies in the teachers faces. #ChildrenInNeed

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