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Daily Briefing

Friday 6th December 2019

ALL

1.

Christmas postcards 20p per card, send your friends or teachers a Christmas message and  they will be delivered during form times in the last week. Cards will be on sale in Dove learning centre and on Trent in S&G. Postboxes will be in Dove learning centre and Trent S&G.

2)Santa’s sweet shop, we will be running a tuck shop starting Thursday and Friday next week (12th - 13th) and then the Monday and Tuesday of the final week of term. We will have bagged sweets but also look to have some Christmas themed treats ! Also Halal sweets will be available. They will be on sale during lunch breaks. 

All proceeds will be going to senior citizens party and any excess will be donated to local food banks. 

PCT

2.

Iceland October half-term 2020 – 1 place now available.  Please collect letters from Miss Barlow.  All details are on the Academy website.

VLB

3.

PE have a Burton Albion footballer coming in to meet selected students on Thursday 12th. Please remind students to register before heading to the Hall.

Selected Year 7 & 8 students register period 1 and head to Dove Hall immediately.

Selected Year 9, 10 & 11 students register period 3 and head to Trent hall immediately.

HOT

4.

ALL YEARS TRAMPOLINING CLUB:

Every Thursday before school 8-8.30am with Miss Wordley starting this week (5th December).  Meet at Trent Gym in PE Kit but don't forget to bring your school uniform to change into after. Dove and Trent students welcome. Dove students will have time to get changed and walk over to dove before the start of the day. Any questions please speak to Miss Wordley.

LEW

5.

TALENT SHOW FINAL

We've had the heats and the finalists have been announced! Get your tickets for the Final in Trent Hall on Friday 6th December at 7pm.

 

Tickets are priced at £3 adults and £2 for children/senior citizens, available from reception on Dove and Trent Campuses, and from Mrs Hobson at the SFC.

SKA

6.

TALENT SHOW REHEARSALS - Friday

Please make your way to Trent Hall for your rehearsal and/or soundcheck. Make sure you have any backing tracks with you.

 

Period 3

Saffron Creighton
Hannah, Eve, Isla & Isla
Nate Ingham
Hannah Jones
Reiss Williams
Emily Wan
Faye Holmes
Demi Clarke

 

Period 4 - Leave Dove Campus at 1.10pm

Ali & Zak
Leah Broadhurst
Abbie & Isabelle
Alfie Bogacki
Izzah Abbasi
Alishba Sadiq
Lilly Taylor

Holly-Marie Ison

 

Period 5

Paige Jones
Olivia Cruise
Megan Hambleton
Anna Milne
Ben Harper
Olivia Tchangou
Hunter O'Neill
Joe & Matthew

 

DOVE

1.

Dove Book of the Week:  :  "The Beast of Buckingham Palace" by David Walliams. It is 2120 and London is in ruins. The young Prince Alfred has never known a life outside Buckingham Palace – but when strange goings-on breach its walls and stalk the corridors in the dead of night, he is thrust into a world of mystery, adventure and monsters. And when his mother, the Queen, is dragged away to the Tower of London, Alfred must screw up his courage and battle to save her, himself… and the entire city

SMa

2.

Due to on-going problems with saving work on the LC PCs, the IT technicians need to rebuild them all. There will be no PCs available from Monday lunchtime until the end of the day.

SMa

3.

There will be no after school badminton club for Years 7 & 8 until after Xmas

JM

4.

We are holding a Christmas Competition in the Dove Learning Centre for all budding writers. To make it fun you are asked to write a letter to Santa describing how you could make the world a happier place to live and care for other people in the world.

What would you do?

How would you do it? 

Be as imaginative as possible. 

The letter is then posted in the Christmas postbox in the Dove LC, closing date I6th December. You could win an extra Christmas present this year.

BMC

5.

Lost: Pandora 'crown' ring and a pair of stud earrings. Last seen in PE on Monday 25th.

If found, please return to reception

JM

TRENT

1.

Trent Book of the Week:  "Pumpkin Heads" by Rainbow Rowell. Bestselling author Rainbow Rowell and Eisner Award–winning artist Faith Erin Hicks have teamed up to create Pumpkinheads: a smart and swoony Rainbow Rowell romance in full colour graphic novel form, about two teens discovering what it means to leave behind a place – and a person – with no regrets

SMa

2.

Found on Trent, a pair of Sensatec black gloves, please claim from reception

DLH