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Students throughout the Samuel Ward trust responded with good-will and ingenuity to raise money to support communities affected by the natural disaster, which shook the lives of at least 8m people in Nepal. 

At Newmarket Academy Students built a mountain of coins for the Earthquake appeal. Here, Mr Froy thanks those who took part: 

See first hand the progress of the building work currently being undertaken at Thomas Gainsborough School.


Samuel Ward Academy’s Head of Design Technology, Mr Bleach, spent the end of May at the International D&T conference, Hosted by Technology Supplies International in Dubai, where he had been invited to speak and run a workshop on how to stimulate the minds of young designers.

Students flocked to the ballot boxes on the day of the General Election to cast their vote in the Samuel Ward Academy mock election - The event gave students a chance to participate and get involved with the drama and excitement of the tightest election battle for years, learning such things as what general elections are, how they work, what political parties are, how they differ, and which best represents their views! 

Samuel Ward Academy Chamber Choir made a valuable contribution to Haverhill Choral Society’s performance of Carmina Burana this week, receiving rave reviews!

Congratulations to Year 8's Freya Cannon, Grace Beaney, Holly Callway and Adam Evans, Becky Rigg from Year 7, and Jessica Evans from Year 9 for their fabulous performance!