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  • COVID-19 September update

    Published 01/09/20
    Claremont Fan Court School will re-open to all year groups on Thursday 3 September and will operate closely in line with government COVID-19 guidelines. A detailed risk assessment has been prepared for the return to school which focuses on increas
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  • New library initiatives supporting our readers

    Published 25/09/20
    This term, we are delighted to be introducing a new ebook library called ePlatform which will enable pupils to browse a great range of titles and read books on any device including Kindle Fires, tablets and smartphones. Exploring the online library i
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  • Year 10 visit to Kew gardens

    Published 23/09/20
    On Monday 21 September, twenty Year 10 GCSE art students travelled to Kew gardens. The weather was beautiful and students created some fantastic direct observational studies from a wide range of exotic plants and stunning landscapes. They also used t
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  • Silver DofE practice expedition

    Published 21/09/20
    Over the weekend on 19 and 20 September, Year 11 and 12 undertook their silver Duke of Edinburgh’s Award practice expedition. Thirty-two students took part which pleasingly is Claremont Fan Court School’s largest silver group to date. Due
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  • Year 1 forest school pond dipping

    Published 17/09/20
    Year 1 children have been learning all about pond life during their forest school sessions this week. They have enjoyed spotting and catching a variety of different insects and creatures living in the Pre-Prep and Nursery School pond, including a lar
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  • Welcoming our new head students

    Published 10/09/20
    We are pleased to introduce our head and deputy head sixth form students who begin their roles within the student leadership team for the 2020-21 academic year. Our head students will lead a team of prefects within the sixth form and will play an int
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  • A warm welcome to our new Year 7 pupils

    Published 03/09/20
    We were delighted to welcome 120 new Year 7 pupils on Wednesday 2 September for their induction afternoon. They toured the school, played ice breakers with their tutors and enjoyed a picnic on the mansion lawn. The Claremont cupcakes w
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  • Reflecting on the impact of the coronavirus pandemic

    Published 21/08/20
    In an article for Essential Surrey, headmaster Mr Brierly wrote: This has been an exceptionally difficult year for all pupils, and our leavers have lost the opportunity to prove themselves, with grades awarded based on what schools honestly felt they
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  • GCSE results day 2020

    Published 20/08/20
    It has been such a pleasure to welcome our Year 11 pupils back today to award their GCSE grades. After a messy and stressful few months for all concerned, it has been delightful to see such joy on their faces. Some will of course feel the injustice t
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  • A level results 2020

    Published 13/08/20
    We offer our sincere congratulations to all members of the upper sixth for navigating a tough upper sixth journey so well. A level results day was one of mixed emotions this year. With 94% of our 62 students gaining places at their preferred
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  • How a crisis highlighted our strengths

    Published 12/08/20
    Over the summer headmaster, Mr Brierly, was interviewed by a journalist for School Report and The Resident about how he felt Claremont Fan Court School had performed during lockdown. Despite the challenges brought about by the crisis, he talks of how
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  • Young Fashion Designer competition 2020

    Published 17/07/20
    Congratulations to Daisy N (Y12) who has been highly commended by the South Centre judges in the 17-18 category for the Young Fashion Designer 2020 competition. Last year, Daisy won the GCSE category for the South Region and this year the c
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