Enrichment Week 2019 Launch
Launch of Enrichment Week 2019: Monday 1 to Friday 5 July 2019
Enrichment Week at Cirencester Deer Park School is a key part of our promise to deliver "more than a visible curriculum and challenge all pupils to achieve more than they first think is possible." Enrichment Week 2019 was launched to pupils in assemblies week ending Friday 19 October, with an application deadline of Friday 2 November 2018.
During the week commencing Monday 1 July 2019, all pupils will be off timetable and learning new skills, experiencing new situations and developing resilience, independence and confidence. Our Year 10 pupils will be out on Work Experience whilst our pupils in Years 7, 8 and 9 will be taking part in Enrichment Week.
All pupils in Year 7 will be taking part in our 'Aim for the Stars' programme, with activities chosen to help develop team building and communication skills and to give individuals a challenge. Pupils in Year 8 and Year 9 have a choice of activities to suit a variety of interests, based at school, based elsewhere in the UK or in Europe.
Activities for 2019:
- Year 7: Aim for the Stars
- Year 8: Expressive Arts Project
- Year 8: France - Normandy
- Year 8: Germany - Rheinland
- Year 8: M-A-S-S-I-V-E
- Year 8: Wales - Castles, Peaks and Coasts
- Year 9: Baking Challenge
- Year 9: Cornwall - Artistic Adventure
- Year 9: Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award
(all 50 DofE spaces now filled)
- Year 9: Football Coaching
- Year 9: STEM
- Year 9: Watersports.
There is more information on each activity on iDeer and we recommend reading those pages before making your final decision.
Selection is NOT on a first come, first served basis, so there is no need to rush, BUT application forms and any relevant deposit (for first choice option) NEED TO be returned to the Finance Office by the deadline of Friday 2 November 2018.
You can read previous Enrichment Week experiences below: