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Student Cycles Across Australia 

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Starting 3rd March 2017, Si-am Juntakereket is cycling across Australia from Sydney to Perth in just 32 days. Averaging 90 – 100 miles a day in soaring temperatures, he will attempt to set a new British Record for the youngest Briton to cycle across Australia, and a fantastic new World Record for the fastest crossing […]

Erasmus+ Europia Project

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Students have recently been introduced to the Erasmus+ Europia project during Assembly and we are delighted to announce that the website is now up and running at http://www.confed-europia.eu. Many students have already expressed an interest in getting involved; this website will give them further information on the opportunities available and how to take their interest […]

Practcial Workshops at Malcom Barnecutts

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GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition students followed up a tour earlier in the year of Malcolm Barnecutts Bakery at Lucknow Industrial estate in Bodmin and returned to partake in practical workshops with Bakery Operations Manager Kevin Sanders. Students made an assortment of products including pasties which they enjoyed for lunch, croissants, rustic Italian bread and […]

School Funding – A letter from the Principal

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Please find, via the links below, a letter from the Principal regarding the future funding proposals for schools and a copy of the letter sent to Scott Mann, MP. CASH Funding letter to parents Copy of letter to S Mann, MP

Post 16 Transport Consultation – Cornwall Council

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Cornwall Council’s Post-16 Transport Policy sets out how and when the Council provides subsidised transport for young people aged 16-19 to attend school, college or another education establishment. The Council is consulting on a number of potential changes to this policy which would come into effect from either September 2017 or September 2018. The consultation […]

Royal Academy OF Engineering Robot Build Day

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Bodmin College successfully hosted a robot build challenge day which involved 3 other schools in the area besides the College.  This was a collaborative project which gave all of the students that took part the opportunity to work in small groups to build and code a robot car. Year 8 students at Bodmin College took […]

Vex Robotics Competition

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We entered our girl’s Vex Robotics team into the regional finals for the “Starstruck” competition. The Vex competitions are similar to Robot Wars except they are less aggressive but equally competitive. This year’s competition requires each team to build and code a robot that will be able to compete against another team on the field […]

Year 9 Plymouth University Trip

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We took a group of Year 9 students to the Plymouth University STEM Showcase Open day. The students were given a tour of the campus followed by a series of talks from the University students about their experiences in the different disciplines they were studying at the University. The students entered the workshop zone which […]