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China trip pupils on track towards Mandarin fluency

A group of Year 8 pupils from Homewood School in Tenterden have returned from a bespoke two-week intensive study visit to Chengdu in China as part of a flagship government language programme, delivered by the UCL Institute of Education in partnership with the British Council. The programme aims to get at least 5000 pupils in…
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Last Saturday students in years 4, 5 and 6 enjoyed a fantastic morning with us.  Some were down the woods conquering the assault course and team building games, while the other group investigated a ‘who dunnit’ forensic science class looking at fingerprinting and analysing hair samples. Everyone said it was great fun! .     …
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Intergenerational Art Re-imagines the High Street

A new perspective on Tenterden’s iconic high street awaits visitors to the town in the next two weeks, via an intergenerational community arts initiative. Through A Window on our Community, children from the Tenterden Schools Trust – Homewood School, the Tenterden Primary Federation and St Michael’s CofE Primary School – have been working alongside community groups…
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Pupils’ bio-diversity project scoops top school-science award

A team from the Tenterden Schools Trust has been named champions in the South East’s top school-science competition, the Bright Spark Awards, winning the £500 top prize.   Students from Homewood School and Sixth Form Centre, Tenterden C of E Junior School and St Michael’s C of E Primary School worked together on the Preserving Diversity…
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Homewood School Photograph

On Monday we had our first whole school photograph for more than a decade, as part of our 70th birthday celebrations. A very professional set up provided by Vancols.

Homewood School celebrates its 70th Birthday

Over 150 alumni – one even travelling from the USA – and representatives from the local community attended a party to celebrate the school’s 70th Birthday on Saturday 22 June.  Special guests included Ashford MP Damian Green and the Mayor of Tenterden, Cllr Mrs Jean Curteis, and her consort Mr David Curteis who are both former…
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New Year 12 Information Evening

New Year 12 Information Evening on Wednesday 26th June – starts 6.30pm – Sinden Theatre. Prospective Year 12 Induction Days are 25/26th June – Normal School Day – All students and external students are expected to attend.

High 5 Sports – Summer Holiday Camp

2 weeks of Day Camps 12th – 16th August & 19th – 23rd August, 9am – 4pm Theme Fun Days for 5 – 11 year olds at Homewood School Book online at: high5kent.com Click here for more information.

Homewood School student wins Engineer Leaders Award for South East

A Year 10 Homewood student has been named as a top engineer leader for the South East in a regional secondary school competition.  Fourteen year old Lilly scooped the title after beating off stiff competition in her age group in the annual Primary and Secondary Engineer Leaders Awards, run by Primary Engineer. The competition, which…
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Year 5 Open Day – Homewood

Come along and join us for an evening exploring the vibrant world class learning experience that is Homewood.