Hello and Welcome Back!

Posted: Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:10 by Tim Clare

Hi Everyone.

Happy New Year to you all. I hope you all had a wonderful festive period.

I hope you are all happy to be back at School or College and are working hard on your studies.

I must also let you know of some important events which are coming up.

Tags: Education, Voice, Awards, Virtual School, Trips, University

Virtual School Music Event

Posted: Tue, 10 Jan 2017 09:00 by Sam Langridge

Calling all budding musicians in years 7 - 10.

Don't worry if you don't feel brave enough to sing you wont have to, as long as you join in and enjoy the week!

Tags: Education, Voice, Trips, Fun, Virtual School, Youth Workers

Virtual School Theatre Trips

Posted: Tue, 06 Sep 2016 11:35 by Sam Langridge

As part of our role to support your education the Virtual School is planning two Theatre trips this term.


Tags: Virtual School, Year 11, Education, Trips, Year 10, Theatre

TALL SHIPS 2016; Heading Home

Posted: Fri, 15 Jul 2016 13:08 by Gareth Banks

Hello all, today's final blog is written by Sam and Wendy your Virtual School staff.

We are on the minibus home now but had a great time and we didn't want the trip to end. Our favourite bits were

Tags: Trips, CiCC, Education, Virtual School, Year 11, GCSE

TALL SHIPS 2016; A sunny day

Posted: Fri, 15 Jul 2016 09:11 by Gareth Banks

Today's blog post is by Kayleigh and Ana. Today we went to a saltwater swimming pool that had an inflatable obstacle course on. The water was very cold ... that must be why Sam cheated and hired a wetsuit! We got used to it though.

Tags: Trips, CiCC, Education, Virtual School, Year 11, GCSE

TALL SHIPS 2016; Day 3

Posted: Thu, 14 Jul 2016 08:53 by Gareth Banks

Today's blog post is by TJ and Sophie.

Today we are feeling happy that the sun has finally shown as well as relaxed and content with the calm sea .. calm enough for a game of monopoly this afternoon!

Tags: Trips, CiCC, Education, Year 11, Virtual School, GCSEs

TALL SHIPS 2016; Day 2

Posted: Wed, 13 Jul 2016 09:01 by Gareth Banks

Today's blog post is by Ismat, I am here for my second trip as I got picked last year as the senior member. That means I get to come back and help support the younger crew members.

Tags: Trips, CiCC, Education, Virtual School, Year 11, GCSE

TALL SHIPS 2016; Day 1

Posted: Tue, 12 Jul 2016 08:46 by Gareth Banks

Hello ... today's blog is by Sophie and Chris. We have both just finished year 11 and are on the Virtual School tall ships trip as a treat after our exams.

Tags: Trips, Education, Virtual School, Year 11, Exams

TALL SHIPS 2016; Woah we're half way there

Posted: Mon, 11 Jul 2016 12:30 by Gareth Banks

Hi everyone, let's introduce ourselves we are Sophie, TJ, Chris, Ismat, and Ana. We are the 2016 Virtual School tall ships crew !

Each day one or two of us will introduce ourselves a little better and tell you more about our trip. Enjoy !!

Tags: Trips, Tall Ships, Virtual School, Year 11, Exams

CiCC in the Corridors of Power

Posted: Wed, 29 Jun 2016 20:30 by Catriona Candler

We are TJ and Rosie, we're members of the Beacon Children in Care Council. Today we attended the APPG for Children in Care and Care Leavers at Westminster, to discuss the topic of stigma, stereotypes and care. The debate motion was

Tags: CiCC, Westminster, APPG, Voice, Stereotypes