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Carmel College Interact Group Fundraises for Arise School

16th May 2019


We were delighted to learn recently that, on top of their studies, students from Carmel, our local sixth form college, have been busy undertaking various initiatives to raise money for Arise School via their Interact Group. Interact Groups are part of an international organisation, supported by Rotary International and local Rotary Clubs, in this instance […]

Eat Your Hearts Out Tottenham Hotspur!

10th May 2019


Spurs may have had a new stadium built recently but Arise School are close behind them. Well, not quite a stadium, just a football pitch! Recently, Andrew climbed Mount Kilimanjaro. He wanted part of the money he raised to go to build a proper football pitch at the school – no more jumpers for goals! […]

A Successful New Learning Experience For Arise Students

16th April 2019


A few weeks ago, Arise School welcomed students from Faith Light School for a new learning experience – a debate in English. This was part of an initiative both to develop the school’s relationship with other schools – for the teachers and for the students – and to develop and improve the children’s English speaking […]

Arise School Breaks Up For Easter!

10th April 2019


The last day of term is always an opportunity to have some fun. Here are some photos of the Pre School children at Arise enjoying their final day – and the welcome treat of a lollipop! – before breaking up for the Easter Holidays.

Newsletter: March 2019

27th March 2019


Dear Supporter(s), Stop Press! Mt Kilimanjaro forms an awesome background to Arise School. We have just heard that it has now been successfully climbed in aid of ACE. Having set himself this tremendous challenge, we were contacted by Andrew a short while ago to say he would like to use his climb to support the […]

Andrew Successfully Reaches the “Roof of Africa”!

25th March 2019


A few weeks ago, Andrew wrote a blog about the forthcoming challenge he had set himself to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro, or the “roof of Africa” as it is termed, and to raise money in aid ACE. We were delighted to learn this week that he had successfully completed his eight day climb. From Arise School, […]

Another Brilliant Effort in aid of ACE!

17th March 2019


Many of our supporters will remember the brilliant efforts made by Eleanor back in 2016 when she was only 12 years old to raise money for ACE. With the support of her Mum, Dad, Aunty and other family members, she raised over £2,000 which paid for electricity to be installed at Arise School. But, the […]

A “Really Special” School!

16th February 2019


A “Really Special” School! “We were fortunate enough to visit the school before Christmas – really special” At any school, the final day of the school year is normally looked forward to with great excitement by all the pupils – and staff! Arise School is no exception. On Friday, 7th December, the last day of […]

A “Really Special” School!

16th February 2019


A “Really Special” School! “We were fortunate enough to visit the school before Christmas – really special” At any school, the final day of the school year is normally looked forward to with great excitement by all the pupils – and staff! Arise School is no exception. On Friday, 7th December, the last day of […]

Andrew – Climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro in aid of ACE

4th February 2019


Sometime over the end of year break I started thinking about my plans for 2019.  I can’t quite remember when, but at some point I started thinking about climbing Mount Kilimanjaro.  There’s plenty to put you off it (if you want a really blunt view do a web search for The Guardian’s article on it […]