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Mary Astell in Bloom

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18 June, 2021

Our flora and fauna have been given a boost this week

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Facebook reminder to parents to join edTalk

Facebook reminder to parents to join edTalk

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15 June, 2021

We would like to invite you to subscribe to our emagazine edTalk. edTalk will enable you to set your own preferences when you join, you can choose which classes you would like to see articles from and you will be able to bookmark articles, allowing you to create scrapbooks and much more. To subscribe to edTalk follow the link below and enter the email address that we have on file for you as a parent and choose a password. https://maryastell.


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Gilbert Ward Academy Consultation

Gilbert Ward Academy Consultation

By Prosper Learning Trust
7 June, 2021

Consultation on Gilbert Ward Academy, a new Special Free School for children aged 11-16, begins today and runs until 16th July 2021.


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Outward Bound

Outward Bound

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24 May, 2021

Mary Astell Academy welcomed Outward Bound to work with our students around team building, bushcraft, and fire lighting.


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Job Opportunity

Job Opportunity

By Prosper Learning Trust
21 May, 2021

We’re looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Marketing and Communications/Central Services Support Assistant who will play a key role in creating and delivering engaging and inspiring content across a range of media and digital channels, whilst also supporting a busy Central Services Team. See our website for more details and an application form to apply https://www. All applications to be submitted to [email protected]


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Job Opportunity

Job Opportunity

By Prosper Learning Trust
21 May, 2021

Prosper Learning Trust, a Multi-Academy Trust, seeks to appoint a highly motivated Finance Officer to join the Trust’s Central Finance Team. See our website for more details and an application form to apply https://www. All applications to be submitted to [email protected]


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MAA pupils to work with Oxford University, Premier League and NUFC Foundation on Research Project

MAA pupils to work with Oxford University, Premier League and NUFC Foundation on Research Project

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18 May, 2021

Pupils will work as part of the Young People’s Research Advisory Groups (YPRAGs) and will act as advisers to the project on all aspects of school exclusion. Research Summary


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Mental Health Minute

Mental Health Minute

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14 May, 2021

This week has been Mental Health Awareness Week, today there will be a 'Mental Health Minute' see link for more information: https://www.


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Year 11 Leavers

Year 11 Leavers

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12 May, 2021

Information about Year 11 Leavers


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Job Opportunity

Job Opportunity

By Prosper Learning Trust
10 May, 2021

Marketing and Communications/Central Services Support Assistant (Maternity Cover) Job start: 1st September 2021 We’re looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic Marketing and Communications/Central Services Support Assistant who will play a key role in creating and delivering engaging and inspiring content across a range of media and digital channels, whilst also supporting a busy Central Services Team. For more details and an application form, see https://www.


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Young People's Under 18 Clinic @ New Croft

Young People's Under 18 Clinic @ New Croft

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7 May, 2021

See below for information on Young People's Under 18 Clinic @ New Croft.

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The  Hub

The Hub

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5 May, 2021

Launch of enhanced pastoral support 'The Hub'.


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Virtual Subject Sessions

Virtual Subject Sessions

By Prosper Learning Trust
28 April, 2021

To help our students with their transition from school into Newcastle College over the coming weeks and months, Newcastle College have put together a number of Virtual Subject Session events which will give them the opportunity to find out more about the course they have already applied for or find out more if they are still researching their options.


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The Big Ask

The Big Ask

By Prosper Learning Trust
20 April, 2021

The Children’s Commissioner for England, Rachel de Souza, is launching the largest ever survey of children and young people in England.


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Mary Astell PSHE drop down day

Mary Astell PSHE drop down day

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19 April, 2021

On Tuesday 30th March 2021 Mary Astell hosted a PSHE drop down day and invited in several external providers.


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Harry Watts Academy New Building Opens to Pupils

Harry Watts Academy New Building Opens to Pupils

By Prosper Learning Trust
15 April, 2021

Harry Watts Academy staff welcomed their pupils at their new school building today.


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Letter to children and young people from the Secretary of State for Education

Letter to children and young people from the Secretary of State for Education

By Prosper Learning Trust
29 March, 2021

Gavin Williamson has written an open letter to young people thanking them for the way they have responded to the huge challenges they have faced throughout the pandemic. Read it here: https://bit.


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Top Tips for Good Mental Health and Wellbeing

Top Tips for Good Mental Health and Wellbeing

By Mary Astell Academy
17 February, 2021

Youth Mental Health Ambassador, Dr Alex George has shared his ‘top five tips’ for young people’s good mental health and wellbeing.


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Take Part in our COVID-19 Research Study

Take Part in our COVID-19 Research Study

By Prosper Learning Trust
7 January, 2021

The Great north Children’s Hospital are looking for 140 individuals to take part in the study looking at COVID-19 antibodies in children and young people.


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Mary Astell Academy will Re-open on 5th January

Mary Astell Academy will Re-open on 5th January

By Mary Astell Academy
2 January, 2021

In line with the Department for Education guidance for Alternative Provision we will be open as normal from Tuesday 5th January 2021.