Headmaster’s Blog

Extraordinary Times

It is a very long time since I last posted a blog and no one could even have begun to imagine how our lives would have changed over the past four months. None of us will have lived through anything like this before and inevitably we have all had to make significant...

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Swimming the Channel!

This term we are going to raise money for Operation Orphan by swimming the channel!  I should stress that this will take place in the school pool and in order to achieve this we will have to cover at least 1,408 lengths.  The children will be playing their part in...

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GB Hockey Player to Open Astro

On Wednesday 18th December, current GB international and Olympic gold medal winner Shona McCallin will be opening our new Astroturf pitch. Shona has over 50 caps for Great Britain and is almost certain to retain her place in the squad for the Tokyo Olympics next year,...

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Obituary John A. Shouksmith Old Smallwoodian 1942-2020

It is with much sadness that we remember the life of a past master of 33 years at Smallwood Manor. Please read his eulogy written by his son Paul, a past pupil at Smallwood. Thank you for sharing this with us. "Mr Shouksmith, Sir, JAS, Shoukie (usually behind his...

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Obituary of Malcolm Green, Old Smallwoodian 1936-2020

Taken from The Telegraph 21st September 2020 Malcolm Green, who has died aged 84, was Professor of Inorganic Chemistry at Oxford University, responsible for a wealth of contributions to organometallic chemistry – the study of compounds containing, and reactions...

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2019-2020 Year 6 Prizewinners

The following Year 6 pupils were awarded prizes during a private ceremony over lockdown. Massive congratulations to them all, and we wish them well at their new schools. The Cann Performing Arts Award: Holly Cundall & Chloe Brister Littlewood Art Cup: Emily Hurst...

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