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13/07/19

Year 7 student Rosie took part in a charity event run by Heritage2Health, helping enable people with any kind of disability to enjoy activities in an outdoor area. https://t.co/Fw2wAALNYR

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12/07/19

Keisha De Gouveia, 9MTO and her cheerleading team, Altitude Cheer, took part in the ‘Future Cheer Internationals Competition’ in Bournemouth last weekend. https://t.co/MRdLLwoPm1

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12/07/19

Year 7 have enjoyed enquiry fieldwork on site this week using our new measuring and recording equipment, many thanks to the families who contributed to these. https://t.co/5BYOAukUz3

11/07/19

Retweetd From TwickSch PTA

yr10 trip to Battlefields set off very early today. Have a gr8t time! Let us know that you got there ok 😊

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11/07/19

Retweetd From Bishop Perrin School

Year 5 went to on Monday to take part in some secondary school taster sessions: drama, science, trampolining and rock climbing! The children had a great time - thank you Twickenham School! 10/7/19 https://t.co/yTIZUnltM4

11/07/19

Retweetd From School Space

Hello Twickenham 👋 We're so proud to have Twickenham School as a new partner school. Book the main hall, drama studio or classrooms and raise money for the school 🙌 https://t.co/Ha5HBYTSxr

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11/07/19

More pics from Sports Day https://t.co/TL6iSLBjVs

11/07/19

A wonderful Sports Day https://t.co/ogeXfB8nsV

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11/07/19

Lee Harvey Robinson, founder of Boundless Dance, delivered a workshop to Year 10 dancers focusing on challenging contemporary movement. https://t.co/bhexG3EEXO

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10/07/19

Thursday night saw our young performers in their element as we shared our annual Summer Showcase with friends and family. https://t.co/BWK75hGzKI

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09/07/19

Students are now on their way home after an action packed tour of the battlefield of Ypres in Belgium. https://t.co/ZZ3eKWdZCQ

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09/07/19

Year 5 students from Nelson School came to sample life at Twickenham School. Four classes of students were led by our Year 7 buddies into a variety of exciting classes. https://t.co/AcKXh13dJp

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08/07/19

We were incredibly impressed by the maturity and enthusiasm of our Year 7 buddies who supported primary students on our transition day and individually took each Year 6 student on a tour of the school. https://t.co/tss98KFeer

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04/07/19

Myriam Tonella attended the German Teacher Awards with the Mayor of Richmond at the German Ambassadors house in Belgravia. https://t.co/G0j27Evmk3

02/07/19

Retweetd From TwickSch PTA

Induction Evening, great evening as always and lovely to meet so many new parents over a glass of wine! Excellent presentation by Ms Ruse , delivered from the heart.

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01/07/19

Retweetd From Esher College

Coming to our Y10 Open Evening on Monday? Read some of the most common questions we get asked by Y10 and Y11 students thinking about . https://t.co/QwtagwLp3V https://t.co/2Nf7Z8j2h2

25/06/19

Retweetd From TwickSch PTA

Excellent! PGL trips were always brilliant, fondly remembered by some ex-Trafalgar now rather tall lads!! Hope they are having a great time. https://t.co/OIQWzTi8Fk

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24/06/19

Sir David Attenborough’s campaign through the Blue Planet programme to change attitudes to plastics has had a lasting effect across the world. Twickenham School fully supports this campaign. https://t.co/OKl6cZhr9u

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22/06/19

Budding Twickenham cricketers travelled to the ‘Home of Cricket’ for this year’s cricket World Cup final, Lord’s Cricket Ground. Middlesex CCC were taking on Sussex CCC in the County Championships. https://t.co/2beVpqWDr4

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21/06/19

This week in Science Club we created our banner for our trip to The National Physics Laboratory (NPL), after being entered into the Annual NPL water rocket challenge. https://t.co/zqaTrJn3RD

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Posted on: 13/03/2019

Students visit Downing Street

TWO Twickenham schoolboys visited Ten Downing Street as a thank you for helping to guide the Prime Minister’s private plane during a work experience placement at Heathrow airport. The Richmond and Twickenham times ran a story on Twickenham School students Sam Newbold and Jack Brown after they marshalled a Royal Airforce plane carrying Theresa May in December. The story was seen by an advisor to the PMs who contact the school to invite the pair on a tour of Number 10 in recognition of their efforts. Sam and Jack, both 14, said the highlight was getting the chance to sit around the cabinet of ce and sitting in the Prime Ministers chair. Jack, from Whitton, said: “You really had to make an effort to take it all in because you know you would not get the opportunity to do it again. “Sitting around the cabinet table was a real highlight because you could picture all those famous politicians who had sat there before. You got a real sense of history. “We say in the Prime Minsters chair which had been sat on by Winston Churchill. That gave me goose bumps, it was incredible. Sam, also from Whitton, said: “There is so much history in the rooms we visited and so many stories behind everything. “The person who showed us around new everything about the house and so was able to tell us what happened there. “It is strange to think that all of this came from us being on works experience at the airport and helping the Prime Minsters land her plane.
Posted on: 13/03/2019

Brilliant Club Programme

TWICKENHAM MP Sir Vince Cable has backed our award-winning The Brilliant Club programme during a visit to the school. The Liberal Democrat leader chatted with Year 10 and 11 students who had taken part in The Scholars Programme, aimed at getting pupils into highly selective universities. Under the scheme, bright pupils took part in university style tutorials with PhD tutors before researching and writing their own university style assignments. Sir Vince said the programme was breaking down barriers by giving students the belief that they can go to highly selective universities. He said: “I was extremely impressed by the young people I met at Twickenham School today. They are very bright and had some great insights. “The biggest barrier for people in local state schools going to the top universities is belief. They have the talent and the intelligence and they are clearly well taught. “For some of them, like me, they will be the rst people in their family to go to university, and so programmes like this are fantastic at breaking down barriers.” Our headteacher Assal Ruse said: “The Brilliant Club has been wonderful at raising the expectations and aspirations of our pupils. “I work in a school with students with huge amounts of potential, students who have the ability to get into the top universities. “Our job is to harness that talent and give them the belief that they can achieve whatever they want, they have the ability to do that.” Dr Chris Wilson, CEO of The Brilliant Club, said: “In Britain today, there’s an entrenched link between a young person’s background and their chance of education success. “The Scholars Programme helps pupils develop the knowledge and skills necessary to ful l their academic potential and secure places at highly- selective universities.

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