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Today at Gad’s – Friday 22nd September 2017

Today at Gad’s – Friday 22nd September 2017

Duty Manager – Mrs Gunnill Duty Form – L5W 8.45am – Senior assembly, e-safety J5 overnight visit to Chatham Dockyard Shell and L4 girls’ sleepover, sports hall   Today’s menu Sweet and sour chicken, rice Beef/vegetable Madras, rice, Naan bread...

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Gad’s Hill Open Day, Saturday 7th October

Do you know a family who is looking for a good school for their child? Our Open Day is on Saturday 7th October from 10am-12noon. Visitors will be given a tour of the Junior and Senior school by one of...

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Remembering Gad’s Hill stalwart Mr Clive Smith

Family, staff and parents attended a memorial service for a much-loved and very well-respected Governor and friend of the school, Mr Clive Smith. Despite a sudden downpour, a crowd gathered to pay their respects to Mr Smith’s family at the...

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A thrilling day out for Gad’s GCSE Physicists

Our Year 11s spent a day on some of the UK’s biggest roller coasters broadening their knowledge of forces and energy. In case, you’re wondering, the above picture is not of one of the UK’s biggest rollercoasters!!!  Our thrill-seekers were...

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Autumn fun, in the sun, at the farm

Our K1 and K2 children took part in Autumnal activities at the local farm as part of this term’s Harvest topic. The 5-7-year-olds took the short stroll to Gad’s Hill Farm to meet farmer Mr Warnett and learn more about...

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Shells learn more about cells

Year seven scientists dissected chicken legs in lesson this week as part of their topic on cells. Shell T classmates took part in the practical in Mrs Fletcher’s class and learned more about tissue types, including muscle, connective tissue, adipose...

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Years 8s go to great lengths in outdoor maths lesson

Mrs Ostrehan’s L4 maths set learned more about Pythagoras’ theorem in Gad’s glorious grounds this week. The classmates used the equation to calculate missing lengths in a series of challenges set by their maths teacher and peers. Mrs Ostrehan said: ...

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Seniors ‘speak easy’ at first Bugsy audition

Aspiring actors auditioned for Gad’s Senior production of ‘Bugsy Malone’ yesterday. Director Mr Wadey was encouraged by just how many students, including several of our new Shells, tried out for both acting and singing parts. There was stiff competition for...

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