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I am extremely proud to be the Head-teacher of Belmont Castle Academy, a school which has achieved a great deal of success in recent years. Not only do we have an excellent track record when it comes to academic progress, we have also gained an enviable reputation when it comes to sporting achievement.
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  • Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock SSP @ThurrockSSP, Sep 30
    Well done to all the amazing year 3 & 4 cross country runners today! Congratulations to all the medalists. Results have been emailed to PE teachers this afternoon. See you next week for year 5 & 6!
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 30
    Well done to all our year 3 / 4 children who took part in the cross country competition today. Year 3 girls - 1st 🥇 Year 3 boys 3rd🥉 Year 4 girls 3rd🥉 Year 4 boys 1st 🥇. We will only get the overall result next week after the Year 5 / 6 have competed. Great results though 👏🏻 https://t.co/WvHdtYVmLb
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 30
    ATTENDANCE WINNERS FOR THIS WEEK Well done 1RR – 100%! https://t.co/d1HlC2nRxe
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 30
    Well done to this week’s attendance winners. EYFS - R3 94.4% KS1 - 1RR. 100% KS2 - 5HL 99% https://t.co/UAVqRwICZj
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 23
    ATTENDANCE WINNERS FOR THIS WEEK Well done 5SB – 100%! https://t.co/71jpDcvE0J
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 23
    Well done to this week’s attendance winners. EYFS - R3 97.7% KS1 - 1EF. 98.7% KS2 - 5SB. 100% https://t.co/7tG8dkTPn7
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 22
    Grown on our allotment, we have a variety of vegetables available for parents to have. All we ask is for a small donation which will go towards one of our chosen charities. https://t.co/Q2MXWh0Vkb
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 16
    ATTENDANCE WINNER FOR LAST WEEK Well done 5JP – 100% this week. You can’t get any better than that 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 https://t.co/obbhKLib76
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 16
    Well done to last week’s attendance winners. EYFS - R1 96% KS1 - 1HD. 96.6% KS2 - 5JP. 100% https://t.co/jLlwxEYNB6
  • Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 13
    We received some good news tonight that we have been shortlisted once again in the Diversity awards, in three separate categories. 1. Inclusive Leadership 2. Best Year Group 3. Special Educational Needs Provision
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 13
    Well done to last week’s attendance winners. EYFS - R2 96.7% KS1 - 1EF. 99% KS2 - 5SB. 99.3% https://t.co/nBfH9B41Or
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 13
    CLASS ATTENDANCE WINNERS Congratulations to 5SB who are the winners for last week with 99.3%, 1EF close behind with 99%. https://t.co/0zvTh47QUc
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 13
    Important information for parents of pupils in year 6. https://t.co/KHGKsc6U9e
  • Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 12
    @JamieThomasTFW @Talk4Writing An excellent day today Jamie, with a great delivery from you. I am confident that with your help, support and encouragement writing will just go from strength to strength at BCA.
  • Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedJamie Thomas @JamieThomasTFW, Sep 12
    What a wonderful day spent launching our 2 year @Talk4Writing project @BCA_Thurrock. Such energy in the room! This is going to be an exciting project!
  • Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 12
    Just a reminder parents, that today is a staff training day so there are no pupils in school. Next Monday all schools are closed due to the Queen’s funeral and it being a National Bank Holiday.
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThe Royal Family @RoyalFamily, Sep 10
    His Majesty The King gives a personal declaration at today’s Accession Council, where he was formally proclaimed King Charles III. ⚫ https://t.co/lZ6yrT9Y0Y https://t.co/phalp3gxTo
  • Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedDepartment for Education @educationgovuk, Sep 10
    Monday 19th September will be a Bank Holiday to mark Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s State Funeral. Schools and colleges will be closed for the Bank Holiday. https://t.co/T3DtHiBKgp
  • Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThe Royal Family @RoyalFamily, Sep 9
    For the latest guidance on Mourning and how to sign our online book of condolence, please visit our website:
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedGrays Parish Church @GraysParishCofE, Sep 9
    Following the death of Her Majesty The Queen, Grays Parish Church will be open for private prayer & reflection on Friday & Saturday from 10am - 5pm. https://t.co/brtxlTp9jj
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 8
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 8
    Dear parents we have received some complaints from residents living on Meesons Lane, concerned that some of our parents are parking on the double yellow lines. Please can I urge you not to do this as it is potentially putting the lives of children and other pedestrians at risk. https://t.co/6MHErNbKuB
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Sep 8
    This arrived in the post yesterday, informing us that our school had been awarded the Primary Science Quality Mark. The last time we achieved a PSQM award was in 2017. Thanks in particular has to go to Mrs Hammond, our previous Science coordinator who left at Easter last year. https://t.co/VS7TVtofv6
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Aug 22
    How’s the Summer Reading challenge going children. Have any of you read 5 books or more. I am currently reading The Last Firefox by Lee Newbury which will be my first recommended read for next term. https://t.co/9gTxsFA5sM
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock Council @thurrockcouncil, Aug 22
    Drop in to a Talking Shop session to find out and talk to us about adult social care and support that may be available where you live. Sessions take place across the borough with our Community Led Support Team, to find your local sessions visit https://t.co/7JAnoX8XLO https://t.co/SNFSbXuSOq
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock Council @thurrockcouncil, Aug 22
    Visit Thurrock’s Local Offer today to find out what services and activities are available for you or your children who have special educational needs, as well as an online directory of local services to help children, young people and families. https://t.co/7MXMZZ8Z6z https://t.co/u77pWXqpxo
  • Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock Council @thurrockcouncil, Aug 10
    Temperatures are peaking at 30°C on Thurs (11 Aug) & will stay hot this week. ☀️ NHS offers guidance for hot weather: https://t.co/YyWOH0GaBK ☀️ Help prevent heat-related illnesses: https://t.co/mVrtKW78ce ☀️ Keep pets safe: https://t.co/0aqXjDLHTQ & https://t.co/GWNv3TA5in
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock Council @thurrockcouncil, Aug 6
    Today (6 August) Allcures Pharmacy in Grays is hosting a NHS pop-up clinic for the COVID-19 vaccine until 3pm. Just turn up to this walk-in clinic for your 1st, 2nd or booster COVID-19 vaccine. This clinic is available every Saturday in August. https://t.co/Y4tI3o9LMa https://t.co/1boclDPrNI
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Aug 5
    Dear parents a message for your children. How is your Summer Reading Challenge going? If you have not started, it’s not too late. Get down to your library and win stickers and rewards there and more when you are back at school! https://t.co/97wLDjIZLc https://t.co/SQUncp6dbj
  • Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock Council @thurrockcouncil, Aug 5
    #Parks and #GreenSpaces in #Thurrock have so much to offer - especially during the #SummerHolidays! Visit Anchor Field in #Tilbury next Wednesday (10 August) and have fun at a #picnic in the park! #LoveParksWeek https://t.co/unTfFCP1QQ
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock Council @thurrockcouncil, Aug 5
    📚 Did you know you can access lots of FREE library services ‘on the go’ from your laptop, phone or mobile device? 🎧 Books, magazines, newspapers and more… Come along to our next Library Bitesize drop-in event and discover what’s on offer – https://t.co/22KP6D6cKo https://t.co/SoZuTM6dS5
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock Council @thurrockcouncil, Aug 5
    Get coding this summer with our upcoming Family Coding Sessions at Thurrock Libraries this August: ⌨️ family fun where you can discover what coding is 👪 perfect for 9-11yr olds and parent/guardian 📚 part of the Summer Reading Challenge Book your place: https://t.co/JfFBgmpHYN https://t.co/CoZOKqANP2
  • Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock Council @thurrockcouncil, Aug 5
    The Summer Reading Challenge has arrived for children and young people, helping them to: 📚 Develop their reading confidence ⚗️ Learn about science 🥇 Receive rewards, including a medal/certificate if they complete the challenge (6 books) Find out more at https://t.co/lSDYTM8IJu
  • Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedWelbeck Children's Books @KidsWelbeck, Jul 26
    Thank you @WorldBookDayUK for including #InterviewWithCleopatra by @andyseedauthor and @TheGarethConway in your Sizzling Summer Reads. https://t.co/6oRPVZSkG8
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock Council @thurrockcouncil, Jul 26
    Could you #MakeADifference? With your care & support, fostering is a great way to #MakeADifference to a child's life. To #FosterWithThurrock speak to Thurrock Fostering today call 0800 652 1256 or email fostering.adoption@thurrock.gov.uk https://t.co/KsvtpmxRQD https://t.co/43GwfZ67lt
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedLucy Strange @theLucyStrange, Jul 26
    🧜‍♀️📚 SUPER SPECIAL MERMAID GIVEAWAY!!! 🧜‍♀️📚 To celebrate the summer hols and the new free Mermaid in the Millpond teaching resources by @BarringtonStoke - we are doing a very special giveaway... 3 x Mermaid bundles up for grabs including ORIGINAL SIGNED ARTWORK from #PamSmy 1/4 https://t.co/Bw9PXwe8tE
  • Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 26
    A message to all our great readers at BCA. How’s the Summer Reading Challenge going, have any of you made a start on this yet? Just pop down to Thurrock library and read at least 5 books. Let’s get our school name on the trophy for Summer 2022!
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 20
    To all our parents, carers and children, I hope you have a lovely summer holiday. Thank you once again for all the ways you have supported our school over the last academic year and contributed in helping to make it another great year for BCA. https://t.co/LgOxl0fpvW
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedStronger Together @ST_thurrock, Jul 19
    Riddle Bike Ride - Tuesday 2nd August, 1pm, Rainham Marshes, Purfleet-on-Thames. Please contact kborleypotterton@thurrock.gov.uk for more information https://t.co/J8KFNIQToS
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedStronger Together @ST_thurrock, Jul 19
    Here are lots of Summer Fun Events held at Children Centres https://t.co/Gf6sJKO2ew