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13/02/20

Students from across the school took part in our Spelling Bee this week 🐝 Find out the winners here -https://t.co/5tOR8aCzy5 https://t.co/GrzRD0GuSJ

12/02/20

During Science Club, Year 7 investigate dilatancy with a non-Newtonian fluid. They had a lot of fun exploring the amazing properties of the Oobleck puddle! https://t.co/FSbeJtJPFt

11/02/20

In coaching time this morning, students have been discussing how they would like the internet to be free from bullying, grooming and trolling. These posters are just a few ways in which they wish they were online. https://t.co/5ALI6uZOMk

10/02/20

Year 9 investigate the factors affecting the rate of enzyme substrate reactions, lots of fantastic results! https://t.co/1GsI083loo

07/02/20

We love how these poly-prints have turned out! 8G have been printing their designs onto fabric this morning, we are really looking forward to seeing the final piece of art in place https://t.co/1iL9Qzyo2t

06/02/20

8V have been investigating the relationship between light intensity and the rate of oxygen production during photosynthesis.The pond weed needed a little encouragement! https://t.co/YmVlQkl1zR

05/02/20

Year 9 GCSE Computing have been learning how to create Turtle graphics using Python. Some excellent results! https://t.co/rT6RRD8u7l

05/02/20

7O developing their movement skills and creating freeze frames in Drama; conveying the emotion of soldiers from the poem 'The Charge of the Light Brigade' by Alfred, Lord Tennyson https://t.co/smMHcjFXZi

04/02/20

7M investigating which reactions were exothermic and endothermic in Chemistry this morning. Thankfully their hands didn't get too warm! 🔥 https://t.co/cto4oFX48p

31/01/20

Year 8 have been working hard in Spanish this week identifying the dangers of social media and using their findings to create some fantastic posters https://t.co/MLsPDGLT5N

31/01/20

How do we describe the process of breathing? 7C have been making models of the lungs in Biology this morning https://t.co/77sgrQvKfp

28/01/20

Still time to apply! Teacher of Mathematics - https://t.co/hQWX1Aq4BN Teacher of Science - https://t.co/w0Kk9MZ67y https://t.co/9U8namhJYf

27/01/20

7P have been experimenting with marble chips and acid in Chemistry today, investigating the conservation of mass https://t.co/qmm7PO6IZS

27/01/20

We are extremely excited and very proud that our Voices of Aureus choir have been invited to perform on the main stage at Wembley in the concert on 17th March. Here they are in rehearsal this morning 🙌 https://t.co/QBK2kqbSTy

24/01/20

Exploring the use of movement skills and passing the focus of the audience in Drama this morning. Every single student in 8G has worked extremely hard, well done! https://t.co/Fmmx2Ybw48

22/01/20

We have two exciting vacancies to join our Teaching Team; Teacher of Mathematics and Teacher of Science. Find out more about these roles: https://t.co/f6OhwbfCkK https://t.co/PLU9sy7mFE

21/01/20

8P have been exploring the conventions of different genres and searching extracts from Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol' for evidence of it fitting within the gothic genre 📖 https://t.co/pv6o8nSxiA

21/01/20

Great courage shown by our Year 9 students today in English Language whilst presenting their speeches highlighting Gender Inequality https://t.co/71gEIWqW1T

17/01/20

7M were making observations during a Thermal Decomposition practical in Chemistry today. Don't worry, Copper Carbonate (CuCO3) is meant to go black when you heat it! https://t.co/IASYUFrDBH

17/01/20

7C have been looking at gas exchange in the lungs this morning, carrying out an experiment to raise their breathing rates https://t.co/ZvDLejDCgL

Partner Schools

Aureus is the first mixed 11-16 school in Didcot, following a history of single sex education. We will work alongside St Birinus Boys’ School, Didcot Girls’ School and the Didcot UTC to serve the local community in secondary school choice.

You can find out more about the schools in Didcot here: https://www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/cms/schools/list/result/All%20types/Didcot

You can see the news about Aureus here: https://www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/cms/search/site/aureus

We look forward to working with our partner schools in supporting the Year 6s and their families in their transition to secondary school.

Our 2017 Partner Schools

KEY    

PRIMARY PARTNER

POSTCODE   

HEADTEACHER    

DISTANCE FROM AUREUS (by car)

1

All Saints Church of England School

OX11 7LH

John Myers

2.6 miles

2 Blewbury Endowed C Of E Primary School OX11 9QB Marion Mills 5.1 miles

3

Chilton Primary School

OX11 0PQ

Sandra North

4.6 miles

4

Cholsey Primary School

OX10 9PP

Heidi McSweeney

6.3 miles

5

Drayton Community Primary School

OX14 4JG

Marc Knight

5.3 miles

6

Fir Tree Junior School

OX10 0NY

Nilofer Khan

6.8 miles

7

Grazeley Parochial Church of England Aided Primary School

RG7 1JY

Celia Thatcher

30.7 miles

8

Hagbourne Church of England Primary School

OX11 9LR

Annette Crewe

2.8 miles

9

Harwell Community Primary School

OX11 0LH

Bryn Gibson

1.5 miles

10

Ladygrove Park Primary School

OX11 7GB

Andrew Markham

3.2 miles

11

Long Wittenham (Church of England) Primary School

OX14 4QJ

Alison Mountain

6.3 miles

12

Manor School

OX11 7LB

Jess Robinson

1.3 miles

13

New Marston Primary School (River Learning Trust)

OX3 0AY

Tracey Smith

15.7 miles

14

Northbourne Church of England Primary School

OX11 8LJ

Paul Shaughnessy

1.8 miles

15

South Moreton School

OX11 9AG

Cheryl Sánchez

4.2 miles

16

St Amand's Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, East Hendred

OX12 8LF

Helen Ellery

4.2 miles

17

St Andrew's Church of England Primary School

OX3 9ED

Jude Bennett

17.2 miles

18

St Blaise Church of England Primary School

OX14 4DR

Ruth Leach

3.1 miles

19

Stephen Freeman Community School

OX11 7BZ

Jess Butler

0.9 miles

20

Streatley Church of England (Controlled) School

RG8 9QL

Lesley Roberts

 

10.8 miles

21

Sutton Courtenay Church of England Primary School

OX14 4DA

Rachel Hornsey

3.7 miles

22

Willowcroft Community School

OX11 8BA

Jane Hemery

1.8 miles

23

Woodcote Primary School

RG8 0RA

Liz Hunt

13.3 miles

NB: GEMs Primary School and Aureus Primary School, our sibling school (both new schools on the Great Western Park) will become our closest primary partner schools, once they grow to Year 6 provision.