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Show My Homework!

This academic year we are rolling out a new way of students and parents to access homework that has been set. Show My Homework is an online software, that also comes with a free app available for most devices, that is available for the student and parents/carers to view. We are hoping most parents will log in to look at their child’s homework and the link is available here: http://brymore.showmyhomework.co.uk … Continue Reading

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Best GCSE results!

Brymore boys break records – with the best results in the school’s history! We are delighted to announce the exceptional achievements of the class of 2016. Results this year have soared across the board, with this year group gaining the highest grades ever achieved in the school’s history. English results have risen to a record breaking 77% A*-C, with 18% of students achieving A*/A, an incredible 91% of students making … Continue Reading

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Lambing at Brymore

On Sunday 26th February from 10am until 3pm we are opening up our farm to let you see the lambs and the pregnant ewes…along with some of our other animals. There will be the opportunity to take pictures with the lambs in Cuddle Corner and also bottle feeding slots with the lambs. Refreshments provided by volunteers at Friends of Brymore Association (FOBSA). Small ride on tractor rides for children, cow/sheep … Continue Reading

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GCSE success for boys!

Brymore’s class of 2015 have truly proved themselves to be the most successful year group yet. Not only did they match last year’s efforts, with outstanding levels of progress in English and truly outstanding results in Design Technology, Agriculture and Horticulture but this year group have surpassed previous years, achieving the highest percentage of 5A*-C grades, including English and Maths in the school’s history – more than doubling last year’s. … Continue Reading

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Bronze at National Championships

Brymore Academy student, Herb Elliott, is proudly displaying his bronze medal from the English Schools Championships. Herb was crowned 3rd best racewalker after being selected to represent Somerset after months of gruelling competitions. In fact four students from Brymore were selected to represent Somerset in the prestigious English Schools National Championships. In the racewalking George Clay was placed fifth and Charlie Wilson was unplaced due to an injury and in … Continue Reading

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Good news from Ofsted!

We were recently inspected by Ofsted and are delighted to announce that we have been graded as ‘Good’ across all areas of the school. All staff have worked really hard to ensure this outcome and Ofsted noted in their report that ‘The culture of the school is based on high standards of achievement and conduct’ and the ‘excellent relationships between staff and students are a key factor in enabling teaching to … Continue Reading

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Open Day 2015

Our annual Open Day and Country Fair came with great sunshine and a huge crowd! With cars queuing back to the A39 and people arriving well before the 10:30am start time it really was one of the best ones we have held. The boys started the day in the main arena with their stock showing and Brooks Carey was announced as Champion for the day with Matthew Ranson as Reserve Champion. Freddy … Continue Reading

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New Year 7 Parent (2015)

So very often it is complaints that spur a parent to be in touch & seldom for the good things. Praise is often spoken but rarely written so I felt it is only right that I should email you to express our complete delight & even relief at not only discovering your wonderful school but also being lucky enough to send our son. We have a boy whose confidence is … Continue Reading

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Year 12 Parent (2015)

Dear Mr Thomas It has been 4 years since we first met and you agreed to take my son in to Brymore. I would like to say a few thank you’s in writing for taking my very frustrated and failing 13 year old son and turning him into a young man who is nearly standing on his own 2 feet The PE teacher – for tirelessly challenging him to get … Continue Reading

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Previous Year 11 Parent

I write to all the staff at Brymore as a proud father. If it were just the physical strength and fitness of my son, then thanks would be due . If it were his passion for life, then thanks would be due. If it were his understanding of teamwork, then thanks would be due. If it were his ability to notice, care and support those around him, then thanks would … Continue Reading

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