Teachers - don't miss out on this fantastic upcoming event
IBITES: a series of short workshops to enhance your use of iPads for Education. Follow the link for more details and to book your space!🎟️https://t.co/NSiTeLt0m4
For Black History month, today we celebrate Beryl Gilroy. Beryl came to London in 1952 and faced prejudice securing her first teaching role. Today she is known as the first black headteacher in London and for her contribution to multi-racial education. #BlackHistoryMonthhttps://t.co/pal14gk6Mb
As we continue to celebrate Black History Month , today we remember Alexander Miles who invented automatic lift doors, after the tragic death of his daughter,so lift shaft doors close automatically to prevent accidents. His design is still used in lifts today. #BlackHistoryMonthhttps://t.co/IE80VJ7Yuq
We continue to celebrate Black History Month at SRA, today remembering Malcolm X. Changing his surname from Little to X Malcolm said this represented his real,unknown name stolen from him by white slavers, urging Black Americans to fight against inequality. #BlackHistoryMonthhttps://t.co/LGJZS8rXGy
To mark Black History Month, today at SRA we are celebrating Dr Shirley Jackson, an American physicist whose experiments lead to developments such as the touch - tone telephone, the portable fax, caller ID, call waiting, and the fibre-optic cable! #BlackHistoryMonthhttps://t.co/5iYEW76Erk
Today as part of Black History Month at SRA we celebrate Joan Armatrading who moved to the UK aged 7 from St Kitts to Birmingham. She taught herself to play guitar and was the first ever female UK artist to be nominated for a Grammy in the blues category! #BlackHistoryMonthhttps://t.co/Lrnw8kh6nv
Today we remember Katherine Johnson whose work as a NASA employee were critical to the success of spaceflight. She was one of the first African-American women to work as a NASA scientist and was awarded the Presidential medal of Freedom in 2015. #BlackHistoryMonthhttps://t.co/pDoyZacLNw
To mark Black History Month, today SRA celebrate Tommy Smith and John Carlos. Angered by the treatment of Black Americans in the deep south, they raised gloved fists at the 1969 Olympics Ceremony to highlight the 'poverty of the Black man in America' #BlackHistoryMonthhttps://t.co/QpBcBgNp5E
Today we celebrate Rosa Parks - a civil rights activist who refused to surrender her seat to a white passenger on a segregated bus. This sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott;launching nationwide efforts to end racial segregation of public facilities #BlackHistoryMonthhttps://t.co/boaPSx1wTS
Another busy week ahead!
✅School Production Rehearsals -Tuesday/Thursday after school
✅Y7 PGL Info Evening - 6-7pm
✅ Senior Boys Rugby v Kings Langley, Weds
✅Y5/6 Football v Bernards Heath, Thurs,
✅ Saracens Girls Rugby Skills
✅ 6th Form Curriculum Evening - Thursday
Tomorrow sees the start of Black History Month! Here at SRA we will be celebrating the cultural diversity of modern Britain and recognising the contribution of people of African and Caribbean descent to our society #BlackHistoryMonthhttps://t.co/dPncILjLND
A busy week ahead at SRA 👉
🛑Tuesday - School Production Rehearsals, Year 4 and 5 Curriculum Evening, 3.30-4.30pm
🛑Wednesday - Year 3 Celtic Harmony Trip
🛑Thursday - Open Evening - 6pm - 9pm (Secondary students finish -12.30pm)
🛑Friday - Secondary students late start 9.30am
▶️Letters Home - under 'Key Information'. To find the letter you need, it is possible to view letters by 'Category' (top right of page)
▶️Clubs - under Extra-Curricular, then Activities (there is also a timetable on letters home)
▶️Newsletters - under 'News and Events'
If you are new to the school and are still finding your way around the web site🤔 , here our some pointers for you!🙌
For most items, head to the main menu, for more specific information, head to Primary, Secondary, Sixth Form tabs at the bottom of the Home page.
Introducing Bronte House!
Head of House, Mr Amos has some exciting fundraising events in store this year!' The year before last Bronte won everything but last year we didn't do so well so my aim is for everyone to get involved an get back to the top - competing hard but fair!' https://t.co/Y6T0ppaZp6
After a fantastic start back, we are getting ready for a busy first full week from Monday!
➡️Monday - Primary Church Assembly ⛪
➡️Tuesday/Thursday - School Production Rehearsals after school 🎭🎭
➡️Friday - Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Practice (Year 11)