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Friday 30th November 2012 Advent Prayer God of hope, As we wait for the coming of your Son, Jesus Christ, make us mindful of others and their needs, waken our hearts to your message, and show us how to bring good news to all your people. We ask this through Christ Our Lord. Amen.

Former All Hallows Student wins Oxford University Scholarship We are delighted to have received a letter from Oxford University to say that Will Truefitt has been awarded a Bull Scholarship. Will, who is reading English at Somerville College, has been awarded this in recognition of achieving a distinction in his first year examinations. The Principal, Dr Alice Prochaska said 'Somerville will always be pleased to welcome entrants from All Hallows, and I hope that Will's success here will be an encouragement to other applicants.' Mr Billings said 'Will has always aimed high and aspired to be the best person and scholar he can be. Well done Will.'

A Midwinter Night's Dream The Senior College Drama Company production of 'A Midwinter Night's Dream' (A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare) takes place on Thursday 6th and Friday 7th December at 7pm in the College Drama Studio (F20). Tickets are priced at £3 adults and £1.50 students and concessions and are available from the college finance office.

Cyber Bullying Smile and Stay Safe Staying safe and not being a victim of cyber bullying means keeping your personal details private, such as full name and phone number. Never let anyone know your password and try to choose hard to guess passwords that include numbers and symbols such as $. + Make sure you think before sending a text or image of yourself or someone else. Remember that once some information about you or others has been sent by text or posted on a social network, such as Facebook - it can be made public and may stay online for ever! If you send messages to others, remember to think about the impact of your words and images. If you receive a rude, nasty or unpleasant message or image about someone else do not forward as you could be helping the bully, or be accused of being the bully or even break the law. Let a parent, career, teacher, anti-bullying coordinator or trusted adult know if you are ever bullied. You can also call Childline on 0800 1111 in confidence. Emails, text messages, chat rooms and social networks are some of the technologies that are used to cyber bully. These technologies will all contain evidence of any bullying and this evidence can be kept and used as proof of cyber bulling.

Awards Evening Wednesday 19th December 2012 7:15pm for a 7:30pm start. Light Refreshments after in Café’ Bernard. Please send reply slips in or contact reception to confirm by the Wednesday 12th December.

Carol Service Monday 17th December 2012 St. Albans Church, Macclesfield 7pm — Mince Pies & Drinks Afterwards

Recommended Reads Help support your child's learning by encouraging them to read widely and independently at home. Every week, college staff and students will recommend a book for Key Stages 3 and 4. Many of these books can be borrowed from the school library. KS3 - The 'Goosebumps' series by R.L. Stine are great books that tell stories of teenagers in different spooky situations. Read them all...if you dare! Mollie Easterby, Year 7 KS4 - 'The Maze Runner' by James Dashner is a sci-fi-adventure-mystery-action book that is guaranteed to scare you, puzzle you and keep you turning pages. It is the story of a group of memory-wiped boys' attempts to escape from the Maze. It contains numerous action scenes and extreme suspense that makes putting it down almost as difficult as solving the Maze... James Musgrave, Year 9

Football Results 7 A Team won 7-1 v 7 B Team A Scorers: Cobey 2, Jordan 2, Attward 2, Bradley 1 B Scorer: Ball 1 Man of the Match: Matthew Rigby Year 7 Macclesfield and District 5-a-side Football Competition: v Poynton - lost 1-0 v Eaton Bank - won 2-1 (Cobey 2) v Macclesfield Academy - won 6-0 (Cobey 5, Jordan 1) v Wilmslow - lost 1-0 Player of the Tournament - Joe Cobey

Enterprise Success A big thank you from V1AH2 form for your contributions to the sausage butty and cake sale. After food costs we raised a brilliant £60 for the India Clinic. Many thanks for your support Mrs Heaton & Form

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