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Sporting legend in the making

by swisscottage / November 27th, 2013 / in Archive 2013/14 / 0 Comments
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Sporting legend in the making – well done to Jahziah who featured in this week’s Camden New Journal. This young athlete is racking up medals at an astonishing rate and has been invited to train with the CPD National Development Squad. The article, by Steve Barnett reads: Highgate Harrier Jahziah was all smiles on Friday after he won a bronze medal at...
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Help us recycle plastic – Powerful Plastics

by swisscottage / November 19th, 2013 / in Archive 2013/14 / 0 Comments
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Plastic, plastic everywhere, how useful you can be! Look outside the window... how much plastic can you see? Plastic is a fantastic material with a multitude of uses, but it seems that people are not too sure what to do once they are finished with it. Swiss Cottage is participating in the ecoACTIVE Powerful Plastics project. We will be competing against the London...
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Green Fingers at Swiss Cottage

by swisscottage / November 19th, 2013 / in Archive 2013/14 / 0 Comments
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Learners have been exercising their green fingers at Swiss Cottage and helping to grow all sorts of beautiful things under the guidance of our Horticultural Teacher, Chrissy. We started off small with mustard cress, which was then harvested and sold in our onsite Café and used in salads and have been growing other vegetables including rhubarb, radishes, garlic...
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Bags for life

by swisscottage / November 19th, 2013 / in Archive 2013/14 / 0 Comments
Learners from New Horizon Special School with their bags for life
Our learners have been making ‘bags for life’ for our friends at New Horizon School in Ghana. The sustainable hand crafted bags were made by learners in their Design and Technology class and decorated with Ghana’s flag design. New Horizon Special School, located in Accra, Ghana, is a day school to provide for children and adults with special educational...
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Pigs4Kids Glam party raises over £3,500

by swisscottage / November 5th, 2013 / in Archive 2013/14 / 0 Comments
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It was all glitz and glam as fashionista’s gathered at Swiss Cottage School for a evening of shopping to raise money for Pigs4Kids. More than 200 guests attended and were offered a glass of pink prosecco before sampling canapés made by learners in Upper School and guests went home with bags full of fabulous designer labels. Ana Ayesta, a local neighbour...
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