Category Archives: St Giles’ School

School governor using social media to spread race hate

What sort of school could possibly want to have an unapologetic racist on its governing body? GENE BRODIE, our education correspondent, reports that some on the far-right are trying to ‘normalise’ their conduct by infiltrating community organisations Earlier this week, … Continue reading

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St Giles School open morning, South Croydon, Nov 1

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Croydon Mencap Thursday Club, South Croydon, every Thu

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School’s special pupils stage their own climate change protest

St Giles School, where the pupils have special needs and were therefore unable to attend the global protests in central London last month over climate change, therefore staged its own march around the school grounds in South Croydon. “It was … Continue reading

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St Giles School Open Morning, South Croydon, May 23

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St Giles School Open Morning, South Croydon, Nov 2

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St Giles School sets platinum standards for its arts work

St Giles School, the special school in South Croydon, has been designated an Artsmark Platinum school in recognition of its focus on high-quality arts provision for all pupils. In total, 475 London schools have so far registered for Artsmark, and … Continue reading

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Grandad governor awarded MBE for work at special school

One of the less-publicised recipients named in the recent honours list is a hard-working volunteer governor and fund-raiser at South Croydon’s St Giles School. Grandad Ken Morcombe has been made an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list for services … Continue reading

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A very special school stages 40th anniversary open days

A very special school is this summer celebrating its 40th anniversary of being based on Pampisford Road, South Croydon. St Giles, Croydon’s Special School of the Year, is full of amazing children and dedicated staff. All of the pupils attending … Continue reading

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St Giles’ takes the plaudits as Croydon’s very special school

St Giles’ School has been named “Croydon Special School of the Year” at Croydon Council’s civic awards. St Giles’ was nominated by the council’s education department, who praised the rich and varied curriculum provided to the pupils at the school … Continue reading

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