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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 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
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 19
    This year’s class winner is 4LF – 95.7%   Overall yearly attendance - 94.2% https://t.co/ZfqZrH3zex
  • Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 19
    The Thurrock Reading Challenge is about to commence. For the last couple of years Woodside have been the winners. It would be good to get our name on that trophy. To take part children need to pop down to Thurrock library and over summer read at least 6 books 📚 📚Go BCA 😀
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock Libraries @thurrocklibrary, Jul 19
    Which Thurrock primary school will proudly display this special Thurrock Libraries Summer Reading Challenge shield with their name on it for 2022? The school with the most completers of course? Those who have read 6 books or more. The challenge is on! ⁦@readingagency⁩ https://t.co/T5GKredQDF
  • Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 18
    A quick reminder please parents that if your child is in year 6 and was in the school cricket team, they must remember to bring back their kit tomorrow.
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedCantium Catering Consultancy Ltd @CantiumC, Jul 16
    This one piece of equipment will make such a difference to the team @BCA_Thurrock . They were struggling with pots and pans and combi oven to produce the quantity. Everything from bolognaise to stir-fry will be coming from this Can't wait to try it on Monday! Thank-you Mr Jones https://t.co/GuDYDLTNsy
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 15
    Congratulations  6CK 98% this week! https://t.co/i4QIuf8C4A
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 15
    Well done to this week’s Attendance winners. Early Years - R1 at 90.4% Key Stage 1 - 1IC & 2DM at 95% Key Stage 2 - 6CK at 98% https://t.co/5xcG7wQmTI
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 15
    I really loved this morning’s performance of Beauty and the Beast by our year 6’s. I thought the children were fabulous one of the best performances I have ever seen at BCA! Well done also to the year 6 team for preparing the children so well. 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 https://t.co/V8HVzNU4pq
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 13
    And a few more….. https://t.co/6QZgEe4Jg3
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 13
    A few more pics of the fete https://t.co/IhIoFbu3qV
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 13
    The fete is looking really good. Sad to be missing it but that’s covid for you, I have finally succumbed to the virus. Thank you to the staff who have clearly done a great job in my absence setting it all up, and thanks to the parents and pupils for attending today 👍 https://t.co/yM4XsIywyl
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 12
    The reason for my tweet is because I wanted to do a shout out for Steve in the pic who not only does invaluable work with Air Cadets (106 sqn), but is also helping to clean up our community. Definitely one of life’s unsung heroes. Thanks Steve, great job 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 https://t.co/1fX7zTKCSC
  • Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock Council @thurrockcouncil, Jul 12
    Temperatures are peaking at 30°C today (12 July) and will stay hot this week. ☀️ NHS offers guidance for hot weather: https://t.co/FcP9xnwR2Y ☀️ Help prevent heat-related illnesses: https://t.co/2Hb7LlAvsd ☀️ Keep pets safe: https://t.co/1m2cgg80Jf & https://t.co/uO0zIh6HTh
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock Council @thurrockcouncil, Jul 12
    During hot weather please: ☀️ keep hydrated, wear sunscreen & stay in the shade where possible ☀️ look out for others, especially vulnerable friends and relatives, young children & babies Summer safety advice: @NHSuk: https://t.co/Ds4XPoclYF @ECFRS - https://t.co/JB5tRZDaER https://t.co/QtcFg88zHy
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedTim Spector MD (Prof) @timspector, Jul 12
    We have new U.K. RECORD! Over 351000 daily new cases on the Zoe app - that 1 in 15 people with the virus currently. Still rising across England but flattening in Scotland and Wales. All age groups increasing but kids levelling so hopefully flat within a week . Thanks 🙏 4 logging https://t.co/jFKx4jgk3B
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 12
    Year 3 had a visit today from @GaryPearson13, Editor of the Thurrock Gazette. The children asked lots of good questions about being a reporter and editor - definitely some budding journalists at BCA! https://t.co/nYhuUKA2nC
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock Libraries @thurrocklibrary, Jul 10
    Know a budding book worm with a curious mind? The #SummerReadingChallenge from @readingagency is exploring all things science & innovation this year in partnership with @sciencemuseum! https://t.co/uYkjhF7bnK
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 10
    I thought this was worth tweeting! https://t.co/nJnSZk6TeM
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 9
    More great pics from yesterday’s Year 5 Tower of London trip. https://t.co/QQAi7xrfDT
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 8
    Congratulations 4LF 100% this week! https://t.co/ZZenMLCI38
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 8
    Well done to this week’s Attendance winners. Early Years - R2 & 3 at 93.4% Key Stage 1 - 1HD at 9% Key Stage 2 - 4LF at 100% https://t.co/LgJXkngA0x
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 8
    Year 5 are having a lovely day at the Tower of London. https://t.co/gn8vDWEx3j
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock Council @thurrockcouncil, Jul 4
    The Summer Reading Challenge returns for children/young people on 16 July, helping them to: 📚 Develop their reading confidence ⚗️ Learn about science 📜 Receive rewards, including a medal/certificate and Gadgeteers bag 💻 Available in Libraries/online https://t.co/i0YqWHnWa2 https://t.co/csbGR8BLWs
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock RetweetedThurrock SSP @ThurrockSSP, Jul 1
    Well done to all the schools that took part in today’s brilliant Borough Olympics, we saw some fantastic performances! 🥇🥈🥉Congratulations to group 4 winners @StThomasRM17 and group 5 winners @BCA_Thurrock 🏆🏆🏆 https://t.co/HP0m1T0hWz
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 1
    More pics from today’s exciting win at the Borough Olympics. https://t.co/yBMw5tpueZ
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    Belmont Castle Academy @bca_thurrock, Jul 1
    Another great result at the Borough Olympics, 1st on the field, 1st track - overall winners for the 10th year in a row! 230 points overall. Closest school 134 points! Another proud day for BCA. Well done to all the children and of course Mr Garcia. 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 https://t.co/VxTzqQl6A4