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  • 4YP Radio for Anti-Bullying - This week, 13th to 17th November, is anti-bullying week. Anti-bullying week, organised by The Anti-Bullying Alliance, encourages young people, schools, and professionals to discuss and act on the issue of bullying. Headstart visited The Orchard Centre to record conversations with four young people with direct experience of severe bullying in their primary or secondary schools before moving to […]
  • Outdoor Education Update - The Importance of Play   Play is essential to children’s development. It’s so important that it’s recognised by the United Nations as being a right for every child. Our outdoor learning provision at Orchard centre recognises the importance of play and we build opportunities for games and free play into our sessions on a regular basis. […]
  • Baking Success - Students at The Orchard Centre have created some amazing cakes in Food Technology. Well done to Thomas, Bryony and Kia.
  • Priory ABC - Several students have signed up to take part in a boxing programme at Priory ABC Boxing Club, which they attend on a Wednesday afternoon. The students are developing their fitness, looking at different stances and developing their technique. All the students are engaging and gaining a lot from the programme. We will look to run […]
  • Outdoor Education Update - Students from The Orchard Centre have begun taking ownership of the woodland on site. This week, along with other activities, we’ve begun to clear rubbish that has accumulated over the last few years when the site has not been used. Along with hundreds of crisp packets and plastic bags that have blown in from the adjoining […]
  • Calendar Update - Our term dates have now been updated. Please be aware that students will finish at The Orchard Centre on Wednesday 20th December 2017. Students will return after the Christmas period on Wednesday 3rd January 2018.

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