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Today Owls had a lovely trip to Harlow Carr Gardens to look for signs of Spring, linked to our season topic. We found some beautiful spring flowers in the Alpine House, where it was nice and warm, so we stayed in there for our snack! 

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On Thursday, some of our sixth formers took a visit to the Mercer Art Gallery as part of their Personal Enrichment session.  They all enjoyed exploring the beautiful gallery and looking at the different photographs and paintings on show.


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Following Mental Health Week in school we have been thinking this afternoon about what makes us happy. Students completed an activity before taking part in some calming and therapeutic activities such as foot spas, massage and creative art tasks. Hopefully students will enjoy using these activities to help them when they need time to relax.

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For a little while now students in Badgers Kites and Hawks class have been taking part in weekly dance lessons. This is run by @wecandance. If anybody would like to have a look for more information please go to The students have really enjoyed their lessons so far and cant wait for more in the future.

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Today our 'staying safe online group' had the opportunity to present their top tips at staying safe online. The students all worked as a team and presented like professionals. Each group chose an area they felt passionate about, then designed a power point and wrote their own scripts. Great job guys

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As part of the new reward scheme Ash class invited Badgers class to play or take part in an activity. The group decided it would be nice to take part in dog walking. The students walked along the cycle path near school taking it in turns to hold the lead and take responsibility for Dolly. All students, staff and Dolly (of course) had a great time.

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Springwater is a vibrant and progressive day school catering for students ranging from two to nineteen years. Offering places to students who may have profound and multiple, severe or physical difficulties, the majority of our current students have co-existing or multiple needs. We also cater for students with autistic spectrum condition and elements of challenging behaviour.