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School Closed Friday 2nd March 2018

(Posted on 01/03/18)

We are very aware the road conditions will get considerably worse tonight due to ice and further predicted snowfall. We have reluctantly taken the decision to close the school tomorrow (Friday 2nd March 2018) due to health and safety concerns for students and staff.By making the decision now we hope it gives you time to make the necessary arrangements for your child.Work for students in years 7 to 10 will be put onto Classcharts for your child... Read more...


Careers, Careers Everywhere

(Posted on 01/03/18)

Not sure what you want to do in the future? Take a look at the range of jobs and apprenticeships in the area (pg. 4 – 8). Even if you’re not of age to apply for a job, there are plenty of opportunities to learn about jobs you may not have known about. Read the full newsletter here. Read more...


Weather Warnings

(Posted on 27/02/18)

The forecast looks severe for this week, and in the event of sufficient snow it may warrant school being closed. Should this be the case, we will inform you via Radio Shropshire, our website, Twitter and Schoolcomms.The decision to close is always a difficult one and we appreciate your support. We have to consider both the health and safety of students and staff as well as our ability to operate meaningfully in the circumstances.We appreciate your... Read more...


William Brookes Stars

William Brookes Stars(Posted on 16/02/18)

From the athletes in the Shropshire Handball Team (pg. 1), to the musical performers from William Brookes student play 'The Sister Act' (pg. 4), there have been many stars this past week. Read the full newsletter here. Read more...


William Brookes School wins prestigious national school sport accolade

William Brookes School wins prestigious national school sport accolade(Posted on 09/02/18)

William Brookes School has become one of the first schools in England to win a new national award for making a commitment to develop its students to be the best they can be in competitive school sport.We are one of only 20 secondary maintained comprehensive schools in the country to receive the special School Games Platinum Award. The Award is part of the School Games Mark, a government led awards scheme launched in 2012 and administered by national... Read more...


Diversity Week Success

Diversity Week Success(Posted on 09/02/18)

Key Stage 3 students welcomed a wide range of visitors to celebrate religious and cultural diversity of our community and the wider society. Read the full newsletter here. Read more...


Badminton Champions

Badminton Champions(Posted on 02/02/18)

This past week the U14 Boys Badminton Team achieved first place in the County School Games. Read the full newsletter here. Read more...


Calling all Year 11 students

(Posted on 02/02/18)

The mock exam timetable for 2018 has now been published. You can find a copy of the timetable here. Good Luck! Read more...


Exam Preparation Programme Seminar

(Posted on 02/02/18)

The Exam preparation seminar was held this week. The seminar contained important information for Year 11's to prepare for this year's examinations. A copy of the slides are available here. Read more...


Diversity Week

(Posted on 26/01/18)

William Brookes School celebrates our bi-annual Diversity Week on week commencing 29th January.Year 7 Diversity Week TimetableYear 8 Diversity Week TimetableYear 9 Diversity Week Timetable Read more...


Primary Dance Festival - One of the Best!

Primary Dance Festival - One of the Best!(Posted on 26/01/18)

Last week was the annual Primary Dance Festival: Stepping Up! 2018. 250 local students participated in what the school is calling ‘one of the best we have ever had’ as parents and audience members openly praised the excellent performance. Read the full newsletter here. Read more...


Beijing 9 on Top!

Beijing 9 on Top!(Posted on 22/01/18)

A big congratulations to Mrs Abrahams' tutor group, Beijing 9, for being the TOP performing Accelerated Reader group from the previous term. The class was rewarded with a delicious buffet for all of their hard work! Read the full Newsletter here Read more...