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Hurstmere School Hurst Road Sidcup, Kent DA15 9AW Telephone: 020 8300 5665 Facsimile: 020 8300 2039 Email: email@example.com Website: www.hurstmere.org.uk
A Specialist Sports and Science Academy
D & T - Hurstmere are Awarded the Design Mark In March 2016, the Design and Technology Department was awarded the ‘Design Mark’, which demonstrates high quality and excellence in its teaching of Design & Technology. The award is
Summer 2016 Issue 14
Y8 FOOTBALL - B Team in National Final of ESFA Cup On Tuesday 17th May the Year 8 Football B team travelled to Reading FC’s Madejski Stadium to play in the National Final of the ESFA Cup. This was to be the first time a Hurstmere football team has reached a National final, some achievement considering well over 100 teams entered the competition. (Continued on Page 8)
developed jointly by the Department for Education, the Design Council and the Design and Technology Association (DATA) and so is a widely recognised
Lamps by Ashok Bungar, Tyler Richards and Oliver Natusch.
achievement, whereby an electronic portfolio must be submitted and certain quality standards must be met within a tight framework. This is a real achievement for Hurstmere as only 5% of schools across the UK have been awarded this status!
The squad: Sam Reilly, Harry Fisk (C), Jack Wilkinson, Harry Eldridge, Thomas Fernandes, James Ash, Henry A’Court, Euan Corbett-Smith, Zak Long, Brady Monaghan, Thomas Bryant, Charlie Monk, Lucas Myers, Harrison Jackson, Timi Padonu and Nathan Keleher.
SPORTS DAY 2016 Hurstmere’s Sports Days Field Events were held on Thursday 16th June and the Inter House Track Day is planned to take place on Thursday 7th July after being postponed twice, due to rain and a waterlogged field, which was an unprecedented occurrence in Hurstmere’s history—more in our next edition.
Mrs S Lloyd-Wood—Head of Design and Technology
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