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  • Mini EPQ (Extended Project Qualification) 21 September 2017 - The following students have taken part in a mini EPQ research project last term. The aim of this project is to write a 2,000 word essay around a topic which was chosen by the students. A mini EPQ does not give out UCAS points. However, it gave these students the opportunity to demonstrate the essential […]
  • Smarter Parker Final 2017 20 March 2017 - Last Thursday, two teams of Lord Lawson students took part in the Smarter Parker final at the Mansion House in Newcastle. Our Year 7 students were asked to write and perform a 40 second advert for SUN FM prompting safer parking and reducing traffic congestion around schools and in the local neighbourhood. Our two Year […]
  • The Brilliant Club at Newcastle University 08 November 2016 - The Brilliant Club was launched at Newcastle University on Friday 4th November. The day began with an overview of the Scholars Programme. Dr Natalie Day provided an insight into: University life, culture and the long term career benefits of getting a degree at Newcastle. The students were then divided into two tutor study groups. The […]