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STEM Challenge groups visit REECE Engineering

Our STEM Challenge teams have ended their 6-week project with a trip to a leading engineering company, Pearson Engineering of the REECE group, based at Armstrong Works on Scotswood Road. Children from Atkinson Road Primary, Westgate Hill Primary and Rainbird Primary (Friday 8th December) and Walkergate Community, Hotspur Primary and Central Walker (Friday 15th December) […]

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Introducing our new Learning Hubs at Success4All!

Here at Success4All, we are proud to announce two new Learning Hub locations this year. These are situated at Westgate Primary school and Thomas Walling Primary school. Our Hub at Westgate Primary is like our other Learning Hubs where tutoring takes place. The Hub is open on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30 – 5 pm. […]

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Success4All does coding, rockets and robotics with Go Volunteer!

As part of our Easter and Summer holiday clubs this year, we ran coding activities where children and young people learnt how to build and code sensors, gadgets and robots with Lego WeDo, Lego Mindstorms and the BBC micro:bit. At our Easter Study Support Club, we focused on coding and programming with robotics. Children and […]

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Success4All’s 10th Summer School!

This year marked our third Summer School in the Apostolic Church, Wingrove and our 10th Summer School since 2007! We ran the Summer School for the first two-weeks of the holidays, from Monday 24th July – Friday 4th August. 78 children and young people aged 5 – 14 registered for the Summer School, with an […]

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Egg-cellent Easter Fun Day!

On the last week of the Easter holidays, we ran an Easter Study Support club. In the morning, 16 children and young people signed up for one-to-one tuition to prepare them for their upcoming exams. In the afternoons, they had the chance to join gardening followed by coding sessions. In the coding session, children and young […]

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Wonderful Walker Geography Club!

One of our fantastic volunteers, Maisie Buckley, has recently started a Success4All geography club at Walker Technology Centre! Maisie is a geography student at Newcastle University and has set up the club as her self initiated project for her career module, she wanted the club to focus on natural hazards, which is part of the […]

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Super STEM Club!

Over the last few weeks Success4All have been running a STEM Club every Saturday at Walker Technology College. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths, and their clubs allow students to gain practical, team work and leadership skills as well as opening doors to STEM based careers.     Each week the STEM club […]

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A FAB Half Term Holiday!

Over in Ponteland FAB for Kids ran a half term holiday club for children during their February break, the club lasted for three days, from Monday 20th until Wednesday the 22nd of February and was held at Ponteland Community Middle School. The club, aimed at children over eight years old, offered a wide range of […]

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Brilliant Broady’s Cafe

In addition to the Learning Hub that we operate throughout the week at Walker Technology College, Success4All have introduced an exciting new youth café that will be open every Wednesday between 4 and 6.   Our café managers getting ready to open up!   Broady’s Café is currently managed by two volunteer Walker Technology students, one […]

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Our Code Clubs need your vote – Aviva Community Fund

Last year S4A were part of the Aviva Community Fund to win money to keep our Learning Hubs going for another year. After receiving 5629 votes our project went to the panel and we were chosen as a winner! We were so overwhelmed with all the support from people in the local community who know […]

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