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School News

Here is the latest news from Idsall School but do please read our Latest Sports News & Results and Letters to Parents too.

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  • Young Enterprise Shropshire - Best KS4 School Award!

    Published 04/06/20

    Congratulations as once again the students at Idsall have proved themselves to be budding future entrepreneurs. I'm sure that you'll all agree that the stall looks amazing!

    The students, after attending the judged Trade Fayre days, had to produce a recorded YouTube presentation in only a couple of days before lock-down arrived. To add to this, they then had to write a report without any face to face help or guidance from anybody.

    So, an amazing achievement by Cameron, Rebecca, Emma, Sienna, Megan, Heather and Kaitlin and something for us and them to be proud of (especially under these difficult circumstances).  

    Mr D. Thomas.

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  • Book Alert!

    Published 02/06/20

    Dear Parents and Carers, 

    If you or your child has run out of books to read, then please use an e-library. It’s free.

    If you haven’t registered for a library, fear not! Even though all libraries are closed, there is a way of registering to use the e-libraries for Shropshire and for Telford on-line.


    Telford:  (Parents/Guardians will need to register children who are under 16).

    There is a downloadable app, so you and your child/ren can read or listen to books on their mobile phones.

    Any queries, please get in touch with me:

    Kind regards, 

    Mrs Hazlehurst.


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  • Baker & Son Schoolwear: Update on Reopening Statement

    Published 21/05/20

    Baker & Son Schoolwear has informed us today that they are now reopening their Wellington store on the 15th June, in line with Government Guidance (and not the 1st June as stated in the attached letter). 

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  • Congratulations to our Idsall Entrepreneurs for Winning and Participating in 'The Inspirational Learning Group' Weekly Challenges.

    Published 20/05/20

    Congratulations to our Idsall Entrepreneurs - Corin, Neave, Ollie and Izzy, and everybody else who have been taking part in the weekly Enterprise competitions with 'The Inspirational Learning Group'.

    We have had over 400 entries across 7 weeks. Well done everybody and thank you to Mrs Kendall for organising it all.

    Mr D. Thomas

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  • Mental Health Awareness

    Published 20/05/20

    At Idsall, all of our students have been set daily challenges of ‘being kind’ from the attached document, to help them all through these difficult times. As we know it is the simple acts of kindness that can make all the difference to our own mental wellbeing and others!

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  • Year 7-Future Careers and Ideal Jobs

    Published 20/05/20


    Year 7 students are breaking up their online learning by considering what their future career and ideal job is. They are producing presentations, letters, posters, animations or anything of their choice to display this. School will then use this information to help guide, support and facilitate students over the next 4 years through lessons, visits to and from employers and assemblies. Well done everybody. We look forward to reading your career aspirations.

    Mr Thomas

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  • Carnegie-Review Books Online

    Published 28/04/20

    Dear All, 

    Carnegie is an annual 'Children's Book Award' and is a major event on our School Library calendar. This year students can participate remotely, if they are interested in reading the Carnegie books and then writing reviews by logging on as follows:

    Click on 'Carnegie' from the menu along the top of their webpage.

    Find the book that you want to review 

    Scroll down to the Submit Review 

    The user group is: Intrepid Idsall’s Intrepid Inquirers

    Pass code: ALPACA 

    Thank you in advance for the reviews and keep on reading!

    Idsall School 

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  • Shropshire Council-List of Online Learning Resources

    Published 23/04/20

    Dear Parents and Carers, 

    We hope that your child's 'home learning experience' has been positive and that they have been able to access the recommended IT resources. If you experience any IT related issues then please email our IT Support team:

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  • Join our History Department and the Nation on VE Day-Friday 8th May!

    Published 05/05/20

    The 'History Department' here at Idsall, will definitely be celebrating 'VE Day' and we encourage you all to take part from the safety of your own homes! Why not join us and the nation in a virtual toast at 3pm on Friday, from the 'safety of your own home by standing up and raising a glass of refreshment of your choice and undertake the following ‘Toast’: "To those who gave so much, we thank you." (Official VE Day organisation).

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  • Corin-Year 8 Winner-'Inspirational Learning Group'-National Weekly Competition

    Published 20/04/20

    Idsall students are continuing to send in entries for the national 'Inspirational Learning Group' weekly competition for all students in Years 7-9. We are receiving some fantastic video clips and ideas and are very proud of them all for their hard work and effort!  

    Corin in Year 8 win with her entry for the challenge below: 

     “This week we are asking students to create a brand-new label that could be wrapped around a tin of beans in order to try and sell the product. We are looking for an imaginative label to showcase the product and its contents."

    I'm sure that you'll all agree that Corin's product is an original idea and the video is extremely well executed-movie director of the future?


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  • Year 12-Winners of Micro-Tyco Innovate At Home Competition

    Published 20/04/20

    Idsall students continue to be aspirational even from home-what positive role models for our younger students! 

    Please see letter to Mr D. Thomas below.  

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