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6th Form Application

The deadline for applying to 6th Form for September 2017 is Friday 3rd March.

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STEM

Polesworth Year 10 Product design students took part in a pilot design and innovation scheme with Think Higher and Warwick and Coventry University.

The Faculty of Science and Engineering STEM Outreach programme aims to offer school and college students the opportunity to see what ‘real’ engineers and scientists do through practical applications and problem solving activities in Science, Engineering, Mathematics and Computational Science.

House Badge Competition winners :

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KS5 Product Design – Visit to Warwick University

Robots are no longer exclusive to manufacturing — they’re expanding skills, moving up the corporate ladder, showing advanced productivity and increasingly outperforming their human counterparts. They are playing an ever increasing role in our lives, from autonomous vehicles to cutting edge surgery. Where will this trend take us and where will it end – is this the rise of the machines?

Feature speakers included:

Micromagic Systems – Animatronics robotic and puppet control systems for the film industry.  Projects include Harry Potter, Star Wars and Massive Attack videos.

KUKA Robotics – Pioneers in robotics and automation technology.

Shadow Robotics – State-of-the-art anthropometric robot hands.

The Driverless  Car – revolution isn’t just about cars – its about society too!

 



Parent Pay Shop Now Open!

Parent Pay Shop items available to purchase are School Ties, Revision Guides, Calculators and Art supplies.

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Our new online Scholastic Book Club is up and running!

You can now order and pay for your books securely online and have the benefit of free delivery into School. To browse the latest books and order online go to

http://schools.scholastic.co.uk/polesworth

There are hundreds of fantastic discounted children’s books to choose from and every £1 you spend will earn 20p for our school.