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We have updated our revision resources for GCSE science. Please encourage your young people to access the resources and practice at home. Click on the exams menu on the homepage and choose ‘science revision’ from the list. Maths and English to follow. Tobie

A big thank-you to students at Thompson House for raising £31.60 at our open day in December. We have been wondering where the money should go, and asked our KS3 students to think of a charity close to their hearts in PSHE lessons. Students had to chose a charity and explain why the charity is

Clatterford Tuition Centre have enlisted the help of local artists to brighten up the centre and work with our young people on creative projects across the centre. They have produced some excellent personalised vinyl creations which really stand out! Well done all, you really engaged in this and have created work to be proud of.

KS2 students in Thompson House have been working on list poems in literacy and have produced the following work inspired by children’s poet Kenn Nesbitt;   ALL OF OUR FAVOURITE THINGS My mum and dad, playstation 4, Chocolate cake and using a saw. Starshooter, x box games, And making up cool nicknames!   Climbing trees

Year 11 students at Thompson House have been invited to attend a mock interview next week in preparation for their upcoming college interviews. The interviews will be conducted by 2 professionals with a finance and business background. We have worked on interview technique, planned answers to common interview questions and even practised our interview handshake!

Year 11 students at Thompson House visited HTP Training this morning to inspire their post 16 options. The facilities there are fantastic and a big thank-you to staff at HTP for making us feel welcome and thank-you to our students for their mature attitude towards future education and training. For more information and applications please

Our student blog for Thompson House students is now up and running. Please visit kidblog.org/THTCBlog to catch up with some great blogs written by our students. Posts range from weekly updates on learning to some profound and thought provoking posts on the recent terrorist attacks in Paris. The kidblog site is totally secure. No personal information

Students in Thompson House took part in a special holocaust remembrance lesson today. We are very proud of all our students for their mature attitude towards this topic. We will endeavour to update this post with examples of their work. Many thanks to Julia for organising and leading the session. Tobie

We have had a very hectic and productive term with students making some excellent progress. There has been many developments in the centre since September and we are continuing to make some rapid improvements to our student offer…