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Artsmark Platinum Award

We are delighted to announce that our school has being awarded the Artsmark Platinum Award.  This is the highest award given by the Arts Council and celebrates our commitment to arts and cultural education. The panel made the following comment about our submissions: It was a pleasure to read about the vibrant arts offer at […]

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Well done Jenson!

Victoria student Jenson Sutton took part in last weekend’s Krazy Kilometer at the Bournemouth Marathon Festival and did us proud! With the support of Mum and Dad, Emily and Matt, Jenson raised an astounding £932.50 (including gift aid). This amazing sum will go towards our ongoing canopy appeal to provide a covered walkway between Carmel […]

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A Banjo for the Music Department

The Victoria Education Centre Music Department sends a huge thank you to Mr and Mrs Malpas (student Mitchel Harvey’s grandparents) for the kind donation of a banjo to add to our wonderful collection of instruments.  We had a lovely time when they visited and Mr Malpas joined our Digital Music Technician Mike Whitlock with a rendition […]

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The Mayor and Mayoress of Bournemouth visit Victoria

We welcomed The Mayor and Mayoress of Bournemouth at Victoria last week. Councillor Lawrence Williams and Mrs Elaine Williams were given a guided tour by Headteacher Simon Brown and Vice Principal Support Services Sue Stratis. The tour included key areas of the school including our Hydrotherapy Pool, Radio Station and Carmel House. The Mayor and […]

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Raising Money For Macmillan

Our OT team raised money for Macmillan Cancer Support last week with their ‘Oh! Tea Café’. There was a huge selection on offer, much of which was baked by the OT’s themselves and education staff. Cake is always popular and there was a queue outside into the corridor. Hot and cold drinks were also on […]

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Merlin’s Magic Wand

Merlin’s Magic Wand Fun Festival came to Victoria last week and the students had a fun packed and interesting day. There were lots of activities laid on and a very special ‘Rock Pool’ from Weymouth Sea Life Centre. The students got to meet all manner of aquatic wonders including Urchins and Star Fish. The face […]

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Thank You Can-Am Car Club

The Can-Am Car Club has raised an amazing £1000 for Victoria during their busy year of events and meetings. Victoria has been one of their chosen beneficiaries this year. The club are celebrating their 50th anniversary this year having been formed in 1967 by enthusiasts wanting to promote the American car movement in the UK. […]

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Jeans for Genes Day

 VEC has a very casual air today as most students and staff have donned denim in support of Jeans for Genes Day. Genetic Orders UK helps disorder-specific charities and patient groups to deliver inspiring projects and support services for children affected by a genetic disorder in the UK. The monies raised on Jeans for Genes […]

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Merlins Magic Wand

Merlin’s Magic Wand are paying Victoria a return visit next Thursday for a fun festival day. The day promises to be filled with fun activities and lots to engage our students who are really looking forward to it. Merlin’s Magic Wand very kindly transformed our swimming pool environment and changing rooms into a magical undersea […]

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NASEN Award 2017

We are delighted to inform you that Victoria Education Centre has been shortlisted for a NASEN (National Association of Special Educational Needs) Award 2017 as part of the ‘Technology’ category. To mark their 25th anniversary, a special SEND awards ceremony is being held at the Museum of London on the 19th October 2017.  This nomination recognises […]

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