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Coronavirus Update

Our school is taking advice and guidance from the DofE and Public Health England regarding the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak. Click for information.

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World Book Day 2020

Here at HLC Secondary we celebrated World Book Day by engaging every student through the sharing of one story that was read throughout the day in gripping instalments. The students rushed to their next lesson, eager to discover what happened next. In parallel, we ran a competition where the students were encouraged to find four extracts from a book, identify …

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Gatsby Gold Award

Today saw the opening of our Careers & Enterprise Hub. This is where we can focus on the planning and delivery of bespoke personal development education for all our students.  The plans and projects we have and those in the pipeline are really going to make the difference to hundreds of our students, bringing them closer to a successful world-of-work …

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Aladdin Performance @ Charlton School

It’s nearly Pantomime Season again and The Crown Players’ Amateur Dramatics Group is bringing their seventh show to Charlton School! (Oh…Yes we are!) The Crown Players perform an annual Pantomime each year to raise money for deserving charities.  This year our chosen charity is The Severn Hospice, who I am sure you will agree are a very deserving cause! We …

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T&W Novice Gymnastics Competition

Congratulations to all of our students for their excellent performance in the Telford and Wrekin Novice gymnastics competition that took place on the 2nd Dec! The students competed against 15 other teams and all of our students performed outstanding individual routines and HLC placed 2nd only by 0.01!! A special thank you to Mrs Jefferies who has been a fantastic …

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GCSEPod has launched!

We are delighted to announce that Hadley Learning Community has recently invested in GCSEPod We are delighted to announce that Hadley Learning Community has recently invested in GCSEPod, the award-winning digital content and revision provider used by over 1,250 schools worldwide. As a subscriber, your child now has access to GCSEPod’s library of over 6000 ‘Pods’, 3-5 minute videos designed …

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Winners at the Industrial Cadet Awards

On the 21st November 4 year 11 girls were invited to an awards ceremony in London as they had been nominated for the Silver Industrial Cadets of the year award. They had completed a STEM based project that was intended at changing people’s perceptions of homeless people. They designed and created a temporary shelter with care packages and an education …

National Child Employment Month

As April is ‘Child Employment Month’ we would like to remind all of you about the legislation concerning Child Employment and what you need to know should your child wish to take on part-time work while still at school. The Law is there to prevent accidents and exploitation and to ensure that children are safe and able to benefit fully …

Governor Election

Since we converted to become an Academy within the Learning Community Trust we have developed a strong and talented new local governing body. They are a committed group of volunteers who have great areas of expertise in areas that support the working school. Due to our previous parent Governor becoming chair we now have a vacancy for the position of …

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Remembrance Day

All students and staff at HLC marked the centenary of WWI by each creating a ceramic poppy to remember the fallen. The aim was to create our own version of the Tower of London poppy display that was created a few years ago by Paul Cummings.