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Egg-cellent Easter Fun Day!

Last Friday (21st April), Success4All hosted an Easter Fun Day at the Carnegie Building in Benwell and we’d like to thank all the  45 children and their families who came to take part in what was an excellent day, as well as all the volunteers who helped to make it a success!         […]

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#MAKEOURMASCOT Competition!

Success4All need your help!!! We at Success4All have decided we need a mascot to represent us and are launching a competition to design the mascot, where the best entry will win a FREE IPAD!!! To enter the competition, you’ll have to collect an entry sheet from your local Success4All Learning Hub which you can find […]

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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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Music Club is back!

Since February this year S4A and our friends GemArts have been running music workshops for our 11-17 year olds in the West End of Newcastle at Newcastle Apostolic Church. Musicians from the Sage have been bringing out the children’s vocal, instrumental and DJ-ing talents, helping them progress into further training over the year to put […]

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New Key Stage 2 SATs: Information for Parents

From Summer 2016 onwards, Year 2 and Year 6 will be the first to sit the new Key Stage 2 SATs format. This can all be quite confusing, so we have put together this post including everything you need to know about the changes. The more rigorous tests and harder mark schemes in English and […]

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October Half-Term Family Activities

It’s important to keep your children busy and stimulated during the holidays, and with Halloween coming up there are a range of activities around Newcastle to do just that! Love Blakelaw are putting on a number of Half Term events for just £1 entry; the family Halloween parties (with arts and crafts) are on at […]

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Katie’s KFC Chicken Wraps and Clever Cookies

Over February and March Katie, our Cooking Club Leader, has been running a Cooking Club at our Blakelaw Hub as part of her Career Development Module at Newcastle University. Katie was able to run the club after raising £365 with the Newcastle University Yoga Society who have been sponsoring us this year (see previous blog […]

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Everyday Muslim: A Celebration of Muslim Heritage in the UK

WEYDA’s documentary ‘Young, Religious and Judged’ opened up an experience for the 11-16 year olds that wouldn’t have been possible otherwise. The WEYDA documentary that explores the views and opinions of different religions in the West End of Newcastle caught the attention of Dr Katherine Lloyd, a research associate for the International Centre for Cultural and Heritage […]

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Attention All Parents – ‘Because it’s good when we pull together’

Success4All has recently been granted £500 from The Cooperative Membership Community Fund (read more about the Community Fund here > (http://www.co-operative.coop/membership/local-communities/community-fund/). The money will go towards developing Success4All as a Cooperative. We are going to set up ‘Parent Power’ groups in communities with the aim that; parents will feel more confident in supporting their children with their education, […]

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A Trio of Summer Schools

In the past, Success4All have ensured that they have run a summer school every year. Over the years the locations have changed, from our Kids Kabin Centre to Walker Technology College. This year, we aimed high, running 3 Summer Schools at Walker Technology College in the East End of Newcastle, and 2 Summer Schools in […]

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