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Cansfield’s First African Adventure – Team Uganda 2017

Cansfield’s First African Adventure – Team Uganda 2017
Meet the Team: Deon Tagg, Amy Jones, Ellie Rafrey, Rhea Ashworth, Tegan Bramhall, and Emily Joseph –Hughes with Miss Fleming and Mr Beaney as Team Leaders.
Through World Challenge, 6 of our Year 9 and Year 10 students have signed up for an 18-month programme to take part in a 2-week educational expedition to Africa, which will involve trekking through Uganda and working on a community project. The community project will involve teaching alongside the local people and renovating a local school by helping install toilet facilities to encourage more children to attend school to […]

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Lord Sharkey’s visit to Cansfield

Lord Sharkey’s visit to Cansfield
On Friday, 25th November, members of the Year Council had the opportunity to hear directly about the work and role of the House of Lords. Lord Sharkey visited Cansfield as part of the ‘Peers in Schools’ programme. The life peer spoke about his life and the talk was aimed at encouraging students to engage with the political and parliamentary process.

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