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Open Mornings 2016

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We are hosting our Open Mornings for prospective new students on Saturday 17th September and Saturday 1st October at 10am. This will give parents and sons an opportunity to look around the school, talk to staff and students and go through a presentation with the Head, Mr Thomas. A leaflet can be downloaded here. Should you wish to book a place on either day please call the school office on … Continue Reading

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Best GCSE results!

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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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Brymore Weddings

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Brymore is a licensed premises for weddings! Whether you are thinking of a small intimate gathering or a large celebration; we have the space and rooms available for hire for your special day. From the ceremony through to accommodation and everything in between; we can do it all or simply some of your day and have the flexibility to tailor it to your exact requirements and budget. Please contact Ellis … Continue Reading

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Country Fair 2016

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Over 3500 visitors came amongst the sunshine to attend a very successful and busy day at the annual Brymore  Country Fair and Open Day. In the main ring, a programme of events enthralled the public and to rival any local agricultural show.  The interactive display by Freddie Parker and the duck herding collies was excellent and with the main arena full of the students showing cattle and sheep in the … Continue Reading

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GCSE success for boys!

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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

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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!

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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

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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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Old boys meet new Year 7

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The surviving first three years of Brymore boys returned to the school this week, along with the first ever Deputy Head, to meet the inaugural group of Year 7 boys. Alan Hemming who is now 94 was Deputy Head from the opening in 1952 and stayed in post for 30 years. The Old Brymorians welcomed Mr Hemming as their guest of honour as they planted a tree on the edge … Continue Reading

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Brymore bakes for Pudsey

Students, parents and staff at Brymore have been raising funds for Children in Need by holding a cake sale. Including a donation of a special Pudsey cake from a parent. Year 7 boys, Sam Smith and Nathan Brooks, organised the donations of cakes, took charge of the selling and decorated the area. Bringing in over £60 for this worthy cause they did a sterling job in managing the event and … Continue Reading

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