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“Our Best Ever Fashion Show” raises £2000 for Botswana

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“Our best ever fashion show” was held on Wednesday 27th March to raise funds for our Connecting Classrooms Global Exchange with Lotsane Senior Secondary School. Well done to Mrs Val Macrae who led a dedicated team of staff to pull the whole thing together. We raised over £2000 for our Connecting Classrooms partnership. Click ‘Continue Reading’ […]

Lotsane Senior Secondary School, Botswana

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Our Global Partnership with Lotsane Senior Secondary School goes from strength to strength. There is too much to include on this page alone. Please see all of our News Posts about our Botswana International Exchange HERE. Our Global link with Lotsane Senior School started in 2008 following a proposal by Ms Sutherland to form a link […]

Walk on the Wild Side Fashion Show

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  We had another successful Fashion Show for our Connecting Classrooms Botswana Fundraising last Thursday. Thank you to everyone who came along and supported us on the evening. We raised nearly £1400 on the evening through an excellent raffle supported by local businesses. We are grateful, as always, for the support of local retailers, and to […]

Dress Up Extravaganza

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Dress Down Day for Comic Relief. Dress Up for Botswana It’s a fashion and dress-up extravaganza at Charleston Academy today. As it is Comic Relief week, we have been raising funds for Red Nose Day with a dress down themed day – pyjamas, and have had a cake stall running at interval and lunchtime. Our […]

Walk on the Wild Side Fashion Show

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Our cultural and educational exchange with Lotsane Senior Secondary School continues. 10 students arrive on 18 March and will be with us on school until 30 March. During that time staff and students will be attending classes in Charleston Academy. A number of other events are also planned for our visitors when they are here: […]

Diary Dates

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School re-opens following the mid-term break on Thursday 23 February. Please see our Calendar for full details of important dates this term. 23 Feb: Term Begins 25 Feb: Ski Trip Ends 1 Mar: Italy Trip Info Evening 18 Mar: Botswana Exchange Starts 5 April: School Closes 3:35pm 24 April: School Re-Opens 1 May: Bank Holiday Closed […]

Real Safari at Highland Wildlife Park

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While everyone in school enjoyed an “On Safari” dress down day to raise funds for Botswana today, pupils based in the Arches and studying for their ASDAN qualification visited Highland Wildlife Park in Kingussie today. The pupils had to take photos of the animals and find out about their diet and habitats. They were accompanied […]