New Arrivals!!! #parenthub

They have arrived! Sutton is now the proud owner of a cute pair of Skinny pigs. They are part of the rodent family and are completely hairless. They need lots of specialist attention and care including bathing and moisturising.  Pupils are being encouraged to take part in all of their daily needs. Welcome Sid and Nancy i hope you enjoy your life at Sutton.    

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Super SEN Sports Clubs!! #parenthub

Below are a list of amazing local sports clubs and activities for students with SEN. Please check them out!

Get involved today!!

BIG CHAOS SPORT & SOCIAL CLUB - Big Chaos Club is like a family. All the participants help and support each other. They play sports in a very social environment. It’s very vibrant with plenty of music.

MONDAY FUN SPORTS CLUB - Activity club offers adaptive sports and fun physical activity sessions to disabled children, siblings and friends. The sessions are led by specialist coaches ensuring good quality delivery. Our deliverers have completed Makaton training. We will try to encourage the children to socialise and make friends.

FRIDAY SPORTS AND PLAY CLUB - This activity club offers adaptive sports and fun physical activity sessions to disabled children, siblings and friends. The sessions are led by specialist coaches ensuring good quality delivery. Our delivers have completed Makaton training. We will try to encourage the children to socialise and make friends.

LEAPS - A sociable, active session. Participants can climb, run, crawl and play in a safe non-judgemental environment. Teens can play ball games, try treasure hunts, sensory orienteering
or just enjoy the Soft Play Centre. There is something most will enjoy.

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Football Festival... Another Victory! #parenthub

Football Festival... Another Victory!

Well done to the Year 11 Football Team who participated in another 'Football Festival' at Pens Meadow Post 16.

Great sportmanship, great result and a great experience! The PE department are going to miss you when you leave!!

Presentation Evening 2018 #parenthub

The last show of the year approaches! Presentation Evening is on Tuesday 17th July 2018. The curtain raises at 7pm so make sure you get your prime spot in the audience nice an early (but not too early, 6.30pm is fine). For the bargain price of £1 per ticket you get an evening of entertainment, praise and recognition, and maybe a few certificates. This year we are calling it 'Decades' as we venture through the last 6o years or so to some super cool acts from each of the eras. Rock on! Those of us who remember those days are welcome to tap your feet and sing along to those school disco greats, probably. See you there!

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Bostin Buskin! #parenthub

BOSTIN BUSKIN!

The Open Mic Night 'Omma & Chain Buskin' Event held on the 27th March was a roaring success and raised over £350 for charity. A full evenings entertainment of 5 star performers created an amazing atmosphere in the school hall as Sutton School & Specialist College opened its doors to the wider community for what can only be described as a Bostin' Evening. Hosted by the talented John Langford and Billy Spakeman from Black Country Radio we had incredible performances from students at Sutton School and guest acts Andy Hood, Jess Jones, James Broadfoot, John Langford, Billy Spakeman and Ed Strong. Wow what an evening!

Listen to the live recordings!

Special thanks to John Langford & Billy Spakeman for organising, comparing and performing at the event as well as Maxine Baker (Charity Co-ordinator), Andy Hood (Event Planner), James Chamberlain (Technical Manager) and other staff from Sutton School who organised and helped make the evening so amazing. Thank you everyone!

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West Midlands Police Fitness Training #parenthub

Sutton School are luckily enough to have frequent visits from, ‘West Midlands PSO of the year’, Vicky Rogers.

Mrs Rogers and her team have been working with Sutton School for over a year now. On Monday Mrs Rogers teamed up with the PE department and delivered a ‘fitness testing’ session. It was a sweaty start to the week but a fun lesson.  A big thank you to West Midlands Police for theircontinued support.

Open Mic Night Tonight At Sutton School!!! #parenthub

Open Mic Night Tonight At Sutton School!!!!!!

Everyone is welcome to join us at Sutton School Tonight for an amazing night of entertainment... and I really mean amazing!

Black Country Radio have teamed with Sutton School to bring an evening of superstar performers who have performed all across the UK. These acts individually cost a lot of money to go see, but you can see them all here LIVE tonight for just £2 a ticket (All proceeds go to charity).

Tickets are available at the door (£2)

There will also be refreshments and a raffle.

Performance starts at 7pm - 9.30pm (Doors open at 6.30pm)

Come down, support us and have a fantastic night out!!!!

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Easter Holiday Activities #parenthub

Dear all

As the Easter Holidays is fast approaching, and there are lots of activities for students to get involved in over the holiday period. This is also a list of holiday schemes that we know are running during Easter as well, so please see below.

Activities & Events

Holiday Schemes

All of this information is also on our website which is kept up to date on a regular basis and when you access the site, if you click on the ‘Events – what’s on’ section, the information will be on there. I have created a ‘Easter Holidays 2018’ section where information on Easter Activities can be found. Any further activities and events we hear about for Easter and throughout the year will be uploaded onto our directory, so it’s always worth checking this out on a regular basis.

http://fis.dudley.gov.uk/fsd/

Happy Easter Everyone!

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Sutton 'Superstars' Got Talent! #parenthub

A massive congratulations to SGT 2018 winner with One Call Away by Charlie Puth. This up and coming rising star shone his way to first place with his outstanding vocals and great stage presence. Well done!!

Well done to the runners-up and all the contestants who participated. It was a truly spectacular night with some amazing acts. A great time was had by all.

A big thank you also to the Performing Arts team and staff from Sutton School who helped make the evening such a success.

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Easter Celebration of Dance Event

Sutton dancers were invited to perform in the ‘Easter Celebration of Dance’ on Wednesday 14th March 2018 at Stourbridge Town Hall. Dancers stepped into the musicals with their own ‘Musical Mash up!

Watch this space… you may just see them in Sutton’s got Talent!

Sutton#Musicaltheatre#Mashup#2018 .

Well done dancers!

David Lloyd! #parenthub

Some pupils from Year 10 have been attending David Lloyd Leisure Centre as part of their BTEC lessons. Pupils are enjoying the fantasic facilities and working well in their Sport and Fitness skills.

All A-Board!!! #parenthub

Vigor Boarding at Sutton School.

Today we have learnt how to vigor board, we had to work together to help each other, it wasn't as easy has we thought! It brings a whole new meaning to the term boarding school.

A fleeting visit from the RNLI! #parenthub

A fleeting visit from the RNLI!

7.2 ,7.3, 7.4 and 8.4  received lots of information about water safety and the fantastic work of  the RNLI. They were even able to try on some of the equipment and hold the flags!

World Book Day!! #parenthub

It's World Book Day At Sutton School!

Students at Sutton School braved the cold weather and came to school dressed in their favourite book characters outfit. The costumes this year have been amazing everyone has had a great time!

Thank you to everyone who has supported world book day at Sutton School and help make the day such a success!

Up Coming Events from Performing Arts #parenthub

Following an extensive and arduous audition process the final 12 acts have been chosen for Sutton's Got Talent which takes place on Tuesday 20th March at Brierley Hill Civic Hall. The show starts at 7PM and we're looking forward to seeing our students showcase their amazing talents in front of a packed house.

In further news the following Tuesday (27th of March) will see Sutton's School's very first charity night take place in the school hall. Working in-conjunction with Black Country Radio you will have the opportunity to see the finalists from Sutton's Got Talent perform alongside some of the finest local musicians and our very own Mr Hood (who will try to be at least better than average....😏😏)  The evening will be compared by DJ Billy Spakemon and John Langford so it will be a fun action packed evening that will also include refreshments and a raffle.

Keep watching the school website for further information and we look forward to seeing you support both events.