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National Volunteers Week

It’s National Volunteers Week this week and we have been thanking our amazing volunteers over cake and a cuppa. We are so grateful for all they do in virtually all departments at Victoria, selflessly giving their time to help us make a difference in the lives of our students. Thank you, you are all superstars!

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It’s exam time and that often means a time of uncertainty and stress for those taking them so we would like to say ‘good luck’ to all students sitting exams and particularly the thirteen students who will be taking their GCSE exams over the coming weeks here at VEC. Simon Brown, Headteacher, said: “We are […]

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BSO Music Day

We welcome our staff and students back today after what we hope has been a great half term holiday. The first major school event is the BSO Music Day this coming Friday. We have a whole day of music planned with concerts by the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Our students will also be able to experience […]

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VEC takes to Twitter

After the half term break Victoria is joining the Twittersphere! You will be able to engage even more with all things Victoria Education Centre by following us on @LivabilityVEC .We will be posting news bites, views from across the school, photos and much more. We will also bring you interesting content that we want to […]

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Vote Victoria at your local Tesco!

Voting is under way in this year’s Tesco Bags of Help and we want your votes! If you are planning your weekly shop or just popping out for a pint of milk in a participating Tesco store you will be given a blue token. Just place this token in the ‘Victoria Education Centre’ section of […]

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CN Trip to Calvert Trust – Day Four

The pupils on the CN Calvert Trust residential trip have enjoyed their final full day of activities. They got in touch to fill us in on what they have been up to… Today we went canoeing which was loads of fun and we had lots of laughs splashing each other! Two teams competed and after […]

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CN Trip to Calvert Trust – Day Three

The CN Calvert Trust Residential trip group are still having a fantastic time. Ali Dougal has sent through the latest details of their exploits from Wednesday. Enjoy…! This morning started with Amar saying “This is even cooler than they told me it was!”. Our day started with horse riding, which was “epic”, with Charlotte and […]

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CN Trip to Calvert Trust – Day Two

The CN students enjoying a residential trip to Calvert Trust in Exmoor are well into their first set of activities. They sent us an update on what they have been up to during their first full day… Today was awesome! We are all so proud of what we have achieved today. We did bike riding […]

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Victoria Tramway

Our Rehabilitation Engineers Andy Besant and Chris Slade have been busy working on the new look Victoria tramway in their spare time. The original tramway was built in 2004 by former Teacher David Delaney. The tramway ran for six years providing many happy hours for the students attending Friday Tram Club. The train was put […]

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125 Years of Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

The BSO’s Schools’ Concerts are back for another year, this time based around celebrating 125 years of the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Today we have three classes, Rainbows, KW and JW at the Lighthouse in Poole attending a special concert hosted by award winning composer James Redwood. The BSO will perform an hour-long programme with music […]

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