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  • 13/05/24

    The First Official 10Tors Jubilee Challenge Race Winners!

    Many  staff have commented on how special it is to witness students thriving in a different kind of environment which of course, as the Outdoor Ed team would say, is exactly the whole point.  For our young people to experience a true challenge and adventure, to practice, persevere and...
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  • 23/02/24

    A journey of innovation and improvement

    Dear Parents and Carers. I am delighted to share with you that we have received the report from OFSTED after the inspection at the end of January 2024.  The Inspectors have rated Orchard Manor School Good overall, with Outstanding for behaviour and attitudes.
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  • 12/01/24

    Parent View 2023 results of the Questionnaire

    Every year we put together a questionnaire for parents and carers of our students.  This is to give them a chance to put forward what they feel about how we are doing as a school looking after the education and wellbeing of their children.  To date we have had 42 responses -which is an inc...
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  • 22/11/23

    Our Flo in the Big City!

    Exciting news …. Our Expressive Arts teacher Flo was at BBC Broadcasting House in London being interviewed for the One Show !
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  • 12/10/23

    Hello Yellow

    We joined thousands of people wearing yellow across the country to stand out and show up for young people’s mental health this week on 10 October 2023 with  #HelloYellow.  The "Hello Yellow" campaign aims to reduce the stigma surrounding mental health issues and e...
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  • 06/09/23

    News Update

    School buildings update from The Special Partnership Trust
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  • 20/07/23

    OMS Achieve Gold Standard

    We are delighted to announce that we have achieved the School Games GOLD LEVEL Mark Award for the 2022/23 academic year for our commitment and engagement in the School Games.
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  • 04/05/23

    Ten Tors Success April 28th-30th 2023

    A week earlier than advertised last year due to the forthcoming Coronation Celebrations, our Orchard Manor Team, consisting of nearly 50 students and staff volunteers, triumphantly pushed over the finish line having walked various routes for this year's Ten Tors Jubilee Challenge.  We...
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  • 16/01/23

    Residential Provision awarded GOOD by Ofsted

    We are very proud to announce that we have had our results from the recent Ofsted inspection for our Residential provision.  We have maintained our overall outcome as GOOD, for the second year in a row,  and our dedicated team are looking forward to building upon this.  Well done ever...
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  • 06/12/22

    Our Grand Christmas Cracker

    On behalf of the PSFA, I would like to say a HUGE thank you to everyone who was involved in this year's Christmas Cracker fundraiser.  Thank you to those of you who helped to set up on the evening, to people helping out on stalls, to the kitchen team who provided the tastiest turkey baps an...
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  • 21/10/22

    Nicola Jones appointed as Headteacher of Orchard Manor School

    CONGRATULATIONS to Nicola Jones who has just been appointed Headteacher of Orchard Manor School
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  • 19/10/22

    Our New Sports Hall and Workshop

    Deakon Mayo, our Student Reporter, has put together an article on our new school buildings.  We hope you enjoy it.
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