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Little Red Riding Hood Puppet Show by George and Ellie

This term, as part of the joint project with Stratford Girls’ School, Year 8 students Ellie and George have been working extra hard and  have produced this amazing puppet show.  The theme is Little Red Riding Hood and they will be performing the show in front of the  whole school very soon. 

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The NCW Christmas tree! The tree is very green with bushy branches. There are yellow fairy lights in the shape of tiny stars and a yellow/gold star at the top of the tree. The background is a pail blue with snow and icicles

The NCW Digital Christmas Tree for all to enjoy

The busy elves that live in the attic of New College Worcester wanted to do something a little bit special this Christmas. This festive season, they have created a beautiful magically digital Christmas tree for all to enjoy. Please follow the link below to view…we hope you enjoy! Please click here

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Year 9 students take part in GCHQ’s National Language Competition

Last week, Year 9 took part in GCHQ’s National Language Competition 2023, which aims to inspire language learning in friendly competition with schools from around the UK.  Each lunchtime, students completed puzzle-solving tasks and put their language skills to the test! Students were given a secret spy name unique to them. They had names such

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NCW gifted a magnificent piano from the RNIB

We’re ecstatic to have received a magnificent Grand Piano as a gift from the Royal National Institute of Blind People.   The RNIB knows of the passion our students have for playing the piano. Hence, when they needed to find a new home for their Bechstein piano, they had no doubt we would accept it with

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NCW awarded Silver by The School Games for 2022/23

We are thrilled to announce that we have achieved the School Games Silver Mark Award for the 2022/23 academic year! Sport is at the heart of NCW and our Physical Education department aims to provide students with the opportunity to experience a wide range of physical activities, and gain knowledge of sports, in an environment based

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Students visit the Royal Shakespeare Company and perform on stage

Recently Year 10 and 11 students had the opportunity to perform on the stage at the Royal Shakespeare Company! Yes, that’s right….the famous RSC!  RSC has been running a series of events aimed at making theatre more inclusive and accessible for those with other needs. Our students were more than delighted to attend and watch

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Fun down at the farm

This half term, students have been getting their hands a bit muddy and enjoying spending time at Bonterre Farm. This evening activity, linked to Independent Living Skills, has enabled our students to learn just how food gets from farm to fork. Students have also been looking at soil to harvest, animal welfare and the part that animals

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NCW student takes to the air waves on Radio Vectis

NCW student Leo has taken his love of radio to a whole other level by joining the team at Radio Vectis. Leo is part of the “Short Breaks Saturday Sessions” and is very much enjoying being on air during holidays and home weekends! The show has been such a success that they have even been

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