- Christmas Holiday – 21st December 2018- Centre will close for Christmas at 12.30pm tomorrow Friday (21.12.18) for all students who attend Centre. Centre will be open for students again on 7th January 2019. Wishing everyone a safe and happy Christmas holiday!
- Top Performing and Improving School- We are pleased to announce that the Government Initiatives IQ has recognised the Orchard Centre and the Nightingale Centre as a ‘Top Performing and Improving School’! You can visit the website here and download the report here.
- Children in Need 2018- Children in Need is a UK charity run by the BBC that raises money throughout the year to help disadvantaged children and young people in the UK. On Thursday 15th and Friday16th November 2018, we celebrated Children in Need at The Orchard Centre On Thursday, our students and staff were given the opportunity to have […]
- WW1 Centenary- To commemorate the 100th anniversary of World War 1 students and staff wore poppies as a mark of respect and the Art department created a lovely display. Celebrations were also linked to the curriculum; for example, in English, students were studying the impact of war on soldiers through war poems. This experience inspired one of […]
- Macmillan Coffee Morning – 28th September- On Friday 28th September 2018, The Orchard Centre took part in The Macmillan Coffee Morning. The event took place in the Dining Hall at break time, where pupils and staff purchased a fine collection of cakes, biscuits and fancies; all of which had been generously donated. Pupils took part in a cherry on the cake […]
- World Culture and Languages Day- The Orchard Centre recently held their annual celebration of World Culture and Languages day. There were lots of activities that the students could chose to take part in including, African dancing and drumming, Polish, German and Japanese language learning, Makaton sign language and a French workshop which included the Eiffel Tower challenge and French food tasting; […]